Author: Mackenzie Rolf

Salem-Keizer Staff Undergo Updated Mandatory Reporting Training

Salem-Keizer Staff Undergo Updated Mandatory Reporting Training

  BY LIZZY PALMQUIST AND MACKENZIE ROLF Salem Keizer school district staff recently went through updated training on their requirements as mandatory reporters. While these laws are not new,...

Gather Your Pennies: LINK Penny Wars Begin Monday

Gather Your Pennies: LINK Penny Wars Begin Monday

LINK Penny Wars are set to begin on Monday, September 25th to help raise money for Mrs. Miller in her fight against cancer. Third period classes will compete against...

The Trump Administration: A Recap of the Summer

The Trump Administration: A Recap of the Summer

  Staff Shakeup The Trump Administration has gone through several staff changes over that past few months of the summer, including Chief of Staff, Press Secretary, Chief Strategist, and...

13 Reason Why Controversy

13 Reason Why Controversy

  Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why has drawn both the ire and praise from critics, parents, and students over its handling of the topics of suicide, sexual assault, and bullying....

Fidget Spinner Controversy

Fidget Spinner Controversy

Fidget devices are designed to be an outlet for students who need a mechanism to release stress or nervous energy without disrupting their peers. However, the devices have drawn...

Capital City Improv

Capital City Improv

One of Salem’s many theaters, Capitol City Theater [CCT] offers many resources to students interested in theater and improvisation workshops and shows. The theater is a comedy club that...

State Fair Concerts

The Oregon State Fair will feature many concerts of a variety of genres in it’s L.B. Day Amphitheater concert series this summer. VIP reserved seating tickets sales start today...

IKE Box Coffee House

IKE Box Coffee House

Salem’s local coffee shop,  IKE Box, currently an all ages music venue and refuge for troubled teens, has served as a facet of Salem’s community since 1891. IKE Box...

Midterm Elections

Midterm Elections

The Midterm Elections on Nov. 6 of  2018 are crucial for both Democrats and Republicans, each fighting to secure the number of seats necessary to reach the majority holding...