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Fighting Senioritis Like a Pro
Ellyana Tripp, reporter/podcast • February 1, 2023

If you're fighting your senioritis and failing miserably (like me), here are some tips and advice to help get back on track. You might be...

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SENTINEL’S FANTASTIC TEACHERS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM
Andrew Buchholz, Reporter • January 27, 2023

From wanting to be a teacher in sophomore year of high school, to only making such a decision four years ago, Sentinel has teachers all over...

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL FIGHTS FOR RIGHTS
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL FIGHTS FOR RIGHTS
Teia Nash, reporter • January 25, 2023

It’s amazing to see how letters written by high school students in Montana could make a difference and change the world. Well that is what...

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IS SELF DIAGNOSIS A BAD THING?
Finley Wiseman, Reporter • February 1, 2023

Self-diagnosis, by definition, is the process of diagnosing oneself with a certain medical condition (often without the help of a professional)....

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SENTINEL’S FANTASTIC TEACHERS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM
Andrew Buchholz, Reporter • January 27, 2023

From wanting to be a teacher in sophomore year of high school, to only making such a decision four years ago, Sentinel has teachers all over...

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LOW-INCOME STUDENTS IN HIGHER EDUCATION
Aubrey Cruson, Reporter • January 20, 2023

Quality of life in the United States is often affected by workforce opportunity, and opportunity has much correlation with educational achievement....

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WINTER'S WONDERS
Tony Hemenway, Photographer • January 20, 2023

Some lovely snow dunes Sentinel's front lawn Tony Hemenway Spartan Scoop 2023 While snow might be a burden for some, others may think of...

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WINTER HOLIDAYS AROUND THE WORLD PART 2
Andrew Buchholz, Reporter • December 21, 2022

You may now be knowledgeable about different international holidays and their strange figures, but there is still so much more to learn. Oh...

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WINTER HOLIDAYS AROUND THE WORLD PART 1
Andrew Buchholz, Reporter • December 20, 2022

You know Dasher and Dancer and Christmas and Chanukah (commonly spelled Hanukkah), but have you ever heard of Germany’s Belsnickel, or Thaipusam,...

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THE NETFLIX ORIGINAL JEFFERY DAHMER SERIES IS UNDER ATTACK
Teia Nash, reporter • February 1, 2023

 The Netflix series about the famous serial killer Jeffery Dahmer is under severe criticism from the real victims and the viewers of the...

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GROWING UP WITH THINGS FROM THE '80s
Kira Mitchell, Writer • February 1, 2023

The 80’s might have been 40 years ago, but many great movies and shows came from that era. Many teens born in the early 2000’s more than...

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Ghost Hunt at Missoula's Masonic Lodge
Ellyana Tripp, Reporter/Podcast Co-Host • January 30, 2023

My experience ghost hunting at Missoula’s Masonic Lodge was nothing short of incredible. Growing up, many kids are told spooky ghost stories...

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I AM PUSS IN BOOTS!
Finley Wiseman, Reporter • January 20, 2023

Puss In Boots: The Last Wish arrived in theaters on December 21st, 2022, and hit the nail on the head with the reception. Talk about success!...

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Nora Peragine, PR Manager/ Reporter • December 20, 2022

The NewBest Christmas Movie.                “You’ve been...

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THE INTERVALS IN MUSIC
Teia Nash, reporter • December 15, 2022

Intervals are labeled based on the distance between two notes. Simple intervals only follow one octave and are counted by the half steps between...

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THE NETFLIX ORIGINAL JEFFERY DAHMER SERIES IS UNDER ATTACK
Evan Peters receives the majority of the fire
Teia Nash, reporter • February 1, 2023

 The Netflix series about the famous serial killer Jeffery Dahmer is under severe criticism from the real victims and the viewers of the...

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U.S. GOVERNMENT HAS BLOCKED RAIL WORKER STRIKE
President Joseph Biden has intervened in a worker strike. Why?
Mars Johnson, Podcast Producer, Writer • December 16, 2022

On November 30, 2022, the House of Representatives passed two measures in regard to resolving a potential railroad strike (which was to occur...

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MISSOULA HOLDS ANNUAL HOLIDAY CELEBRATIONS.
Downtown Missoula’s parade of lights!
Teia Nash, reporter • December 14, 2022

Downtown Missoula held the annual parade of lights again this year! On Saturday December 3 the whole city joined together to celebrate the holidays....

Three signs painted in red and black are held, reading Our bodies our stories, No more stolen sisters, and You are not forgotten.
THE DEATH OF SELENA NOT AFRAID
Selena Not Afraid’s death nears 3 years, and Indigenous families are ready for answers
Finley Wiseman, Reporter • December 7, 2022

On January 1st, 2020, Selena Not Afraid went missing at a rest stop after having just attended a party the night previous. The girl, who was...

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THE MISSING INDIGENOUS
Those that have gone missing without a voice
Kira Mitchell, Reporters • December 7, 2022

Each year many young indigenous women go missing from their reservations and even off the reservations. More than half of these cases are never...

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STOCKTON KILLER
Why does California get all the killers
Kira Mitchell, reporter • November 30, 2022

A man whose been suspected of shooting six men to death and wounding a woman in a succession of crimes in Northern California was arrested early...