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Will a dispensary promote youth use of marijuana?

Meghan Herbst, Managing Editor

With a nose ring and spiked blonde hair, River Coyote doesn’t fit the stereotype of a drug-free advocate, but she speaks passionately about abuse and the potential ills of marijuana use. Coyote is the founder and director...  Read More »

May 14, 2016 • 0 comments

Fire district’s runs to SNC can cost big bucks

Johanna Tikkanen, Staff Reporter

During the 2015-16 school year, the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District was called to the Sierra Nevada College campus a total of 19 times, only to find neither fire nor immediate danger. The most common reason for...  Read More »

May 12, 2016 • 0 comments

Violence displaces millions in the Middle East & Northern Africa

May 12, 2016

For decades, economic and political influences in the Middle East Northern Africa (MENA) region has caused...  Read More »

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Default Rates: A Higher Education Concern

May 12, 2016

  Nevada: the land of legal gambling, prostitution and the first state to legalize divorce, also...  Read More »

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Meghan Tebow

May 8, 2016

I never thought it would be possible to get published in one outside newspaper, never mind two, befo...  Read More »

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Keifer Bly

May 8, 2016

Keifer has many hobbies he enjoys outside of journalism.  This past year, one of those interests turned...  Read More »

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Learning more than ‘Aloha’

Learning more than ‘Aloha’

Terra Breeden, Staff Reporter

A colorful lesson on the history of Hawaii was hosted by Sophomore Kela Killam on Wednesday evening April 27. Killam, a Hawaiian native, put together the event to share her heritage and culture with S...  Read More »

May 5, 2016 • 0 comments

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Student Profile: Marissa Hushaw

May 5, 2016

Most days you will find Marissa Hushaw hitting the slopes, either preparing for her upcoming competition or practicing her newest trick. But underneat...  Read More »

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Taught by the Mountains: An Appreciation for ODAL

May 5, 2016

Breathless, dirty, and exhausted, a group of students conquer the top of a jutting peak a few thousand feet up in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. The ascent was...  Read More »

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Sports

Golf team bonds in first year of competitive play at SNC

Eric Rohlwing, Multimedia Reporter

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June 6, 2016 • 0 comments

Staff Editorial: Neglected women’s teams, coaches quitting, and women’s golf missing in action? Sports, we need to talk.

May 5, 2016

  Sports have been a central point of many schools. Sports help create a sense of school pride. The programs create and build character ...  Read More »

Movie premier highlights alumni’s success

May 5, 2016

Sammy Carlson has encouraged freedom and artistry while playing in the mountains. Leaving a mark upon the freeskiing world, Teton Gravity Research...  Read More »

Raising funds for the funs

April 21, 2016

    The clouds sat low, skimming over the ridge line atop Donner summit directly above the the top gate of old forty highway. They passed bring spots of sun and patches of mist...  Read More »

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Arts & Entertainment

Alex Scott explores emotion through self-portrait

April 21, 2016

Senior Alex Scott presented his BFA exhibition entitled “Adored” on Thursday, April 7, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Tahoe Gallery. Students, faculty and community members all embraced Scott’s work. H...  Read More »

Seed-to-sowing discontent

April 21, 2016

Three goals were scrawled in red marker on the dry-erase board. “Goal One: Build and maintain relationships during divisive political times.” Pam Rasmussen, the managing librarian at Incline Village...  Read More »

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Ceramic students at NCECA

April 7, 2016

Thousands of ceramic artists gather together annually to showcase their work and learn new techniques at the National Council of Education for Ceramic Arts (NCECA). This year, the event was held f...  Read More »

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Opinion

Staff Editorial: Neglected women’s teams, coaches quitting, and women’s golf missing in action? Sports, we need to talk.

May 5, 2016

  Sports have been a central point of many schools. Sports help create a sense of school pride. The programs create and build character in the athletes who participate. They are also a fun way to l...  Read More »

Dueling Views: Drones

April 7, 2016

Jackson Heath - News Editor On April 1, eight protesters (six of them veterans) gathered out front of Creech Air force Base in Nevada. It is home to one of the many military-run lethal drone programs that have been used in parts of the Middle East such as Pakistan, Afg...  Read More »

Dueling Views

March 24, 2016

Presidential Democrat candidate Bernie Sanders, is proposing a new layer in our society’s system: free college education. For his campaign, Sanders created the “College For All Act”, a bill makin...  Read More »

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The student news site of Sierra Nevada College
The student news site of Sierra Nevada College