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Photos of victims of police brutality were placed on the stairs during the vigil. Attendees of the vigil laid flowers, candles and other memorabilia by the photos.
Candlelight Vigil Held in Memory of Breonna Taylor
Joel Dillman, Writer • October 15, 2020

A candlelight vigil was held Sep. 21 in Newbo City Market to honor Breonna Taylor, an African American woman who was fatally shot by a police officer in Louisville, Kentucky....

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Academic Decathlon in a New Way
Academic Decathlon in a New Way
Anabel Bradley, Writer • October 13, 2020

Kennedy High School’s Academic Decathlon team will continue this year but with new obstacles. The decathlon team is in the process of recruiting members. This process...

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Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds recently announced an extension to the school closures due to COVID-19.
COVID-19 Keeps CRCSD Closed Through April
Joel Dillman, Writer • April 2, 2020

On Thursday, April 2, the Cedar Rapids Community School district announced the extended closure of all school facilities within the district through April 30. CRCSD schools...

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A Generation With Open Arms
Life Built Around 360

Life Built Around 360

April 7, 2020

Should Cancel Culture Be Canceled

Should Cancel Culture Be Canceled

February 4, 2020

Hate Speech: Using Words as Weapons

Hate Speech: Using Words as Weapons

January 30, 2020

Cross Country at Western Dubuque
Battle on 42nd Street: Kennedy Girls Varsity Against Xavier

Battle on 42nd Street: Kennedy Girls Varsity Against Xavier

February 17, 2020

Excite Night: Kennedy Cougars Take On Liberty Lightning

Excite Night: Kennedy Cougars Take On Liberty Lightning

February 7, 2020

Roll Cougars

Roll Cougars

February 6, 2020

Photos of victims of police brutality were placed on the stairs during the vigil. Attendees of the vigil laid flowers, candles and other memorabilia by the photos.
Candlelight Vigil Held in Memory of Breonna Taylor
Joel Dillman, Writer • October 15, 2020

A candlelight vigil was held Sep. 21 in Newbo City Market to honor Breonna Taylor, an African American woman who was fatally shot by a police...

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