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Racial education seminars, where did they go?

Kaya Suraci, Reporter October 30, 2020

The summer of 2020 was a time of great social movement and great change, especially in America. In the wake of the unjust killings of Breonna Taylor and George Floyd, among many others, the Black Lives...

Club Spotlight: Key Club

Club Spotlight: Key Club

Tori Evans, Reporter October 29, 2020

Do you enjoy giving back to your local community? Key Club may be the club for you! Key Club is a group here at Bothell focused on volunteering and community service. Led by advisor Mr. Gault and co-presidents...

NSD Petition, email by Ally Sutherland (WHS 21)

The problem with Character Strong

Tara Duong , Reporter October 29, 2020

For many BHS students, the spring/summer of 2020 was, in short, traumatic. From self isolation, to losing loved ones to COVID-19, to the politicization of human rights and racial equity, this was a summer...

Schools and COVID: Should we ever open up?

Schools and COVID: Should we ever open up?

Stone Wolfgang, Reporter October 29, 2020

“I think it would be great if schools opened up soon, but of course the safety of everyone should be the main priority.”- Yasmine Shubber (‘22) This is the debate that all students,teachers, and...

Pop Keeney Stadium

First sign ups for school sports

Tanner Steele, Reporter October 29, 2020

With the start of high school sports being moved to December 28th (As of WIAA’s most recent calendar change on October 21st) due to covid, it is no surprise that they need a pre-sign up for them to get...

Bothell Girls outside going over plays! (From left to right) Lily Whitehead, Kiara Headlee, Makenna Monks, Fia Proctor, Yuna McConnell, McKylee Hawkins, Mckenzie Kooy, Ashlyn Peterson

Fall Sports Update

Ashlyn Peterson, Reporter October 29, 2020

As for fall sports, there have been no updates of any starting soon. Fall athletes are continuing to train and get ready for their unknown season. Although some select and club sports have been released,...

COVID in the NFL and how we can move forward

COVID in the NFL and how we can move forward

Ryan Hanken, Reporter October 29, 2020

The NFL season is officially 4 weeks underway and Covid-19 has already affected multiple players and even some teams. Coaches even, including the Seahawks’ own Pete Carroll, have been fined for improper...

Munchies Review: Wendys Pretzel Bacon Pub Cheeseburger

Munchies Review: Wendy’s Pretzel Bacon Pub Cheeseburger

Stone Wolfgang, Reporter October 29, 2020

Ah Wendy’s, back at it again. Wendy’s and I have a complicated relationship. In first grade, she was my favorite. She always gave me delicious frosties and the best nuggets in the business, but I have...

Inslee announces changes to COVID restrictions for sports

Inslee announces changes to COVID restrictions for sports

Felix Galicia, Reporter October 29, 2020

For the past couple months Bothell High School sports have seemed years away, but they may come back faster than some might think. On October 6th, Governor Jay Inslee loosened COVID-19 restrictions on...

Are emails becoming irrelevant?

Felix Galicia , Reporter October 29, 2020

Over the course of history, modern methods of communication have continuously forced older forms of communication out of popular use and into something of the past. Telegraphs and carrier pigeons were...

Choir director Taylor Iversons journey to the Today Show!

Choir director Taylor Iverson’s journey to the Today Show!

Kendyll Lindsey, Reporter October 29, 2020

Bothell High School’s very own choir director, Taylor Iverson, was featured on the “Today” Show on Wednesday, September 23rd. Iverson began teaching Bothell’s choirs about 4 years ago when the...

Balancing work and school before the pandemic vs. after

Balancing work and school before the pandemic vs. after

Kendyll Lindsey, Reporter October 28, 2020

As a student who started working part-time after school started back up this fall, I had some difficulties with balancing the amount of homework with my work schedule. Out of curiosity, I went to social...

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