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The Mirror

Who said, they said

December 4, 2017

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By ASHLEY VANG The Mirror reporter What is physical bullying? What is cyberbullying? Most, if not all should be familiar with these terms. But what is digital self-harm? Digital self-harm is when an individual “anonymously...

College sports traditions

December 4, 2017

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By NOAH WOYAK The Mirror reporter Some of the most fun parts of college sports are not the games themselves, but the traditions each school follows. For athletes and viewers alike, the traditions are some of the most m...

On the quest for a fourth state title

December 4, 2017

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By NICK WACHOWIAK The Mirror reporter The boys basketball team for Stevens Point Area Senior High (SPASH) has won the state championships three times in a row now. Many successful athletes have been on the team during thei...

Snow Club gearing up For winter weather

November 17, 2017

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By EMMA SCHULFER The Mirror reporter Stevens Point Area High School (SPASH) skiers and snowboarders are getting ready for this year's snow season. An informational meeting was recently held to enlighten the skiers and...

More and more teens pick up the habit of vaping

November 17, 2017

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By EMILY SEPPELT The Mirror reporter In this modern world, we have managed to upgrade almost everything in our lives, including cigarettes.  A new culture has emerged around the practice of vaping among many teens. There...

Tanking growing in popularity among professional sport franchises

November 17, 2017

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By AUSTIN STANKOWSKI The Mirror reporter In recent years professional sports franchises have started to embrace the idea of becoming really bad in the present so you can hopefully be good in the future. This idea of bec...

Poverty’s impact on health and well-being

November 17, 2017

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By CIA SIAB VAJ The Mirror reporter Stevens Point’s population is 26,769 and 25.8 percent of those people are in poverty (Data USA). By numbers, there are more white people in poverty, but percentage wise more POC (People...

The dangers of sitting

November 3, 2017

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By JAYNA SALVINSKI The Mirror reporter No amount of exercise can counter the dangerous effects of countless hours of sitting according to a team of cardiology experts. The average American typically sits six to eight...

New facilities allow for baseball to be played year-round

November 3, 2017

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By AUSTIN STANKOWSKI The Mirror reporter There once was a time that baseball was only a spring and summer sport in Wisconsin. With new high tech indoor facilities, baseball could be considered a year-round sport. Businesses...

“Please pass the drug..er, sugar”

October 17, 2017

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By KAITLYN HERMAN The Mirror reporter We all know that sugar is not good in large amounts, but we all have that insatiable “sweet tooth” hiding inside us. But is that sweet tooth actually an addictive itch just waiting to...

New mini-golf facility opens in Stevens Point

October 17, 2017

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By NOAH WOYAK The Mirror reporter Ever since Rainbow Falls closed, the Stevens Point area has been lacking family-friendly attractions for tourists and citizens. However, on Oct. 21, Putt-n-Play mini-golf will change all that. ...

Panther football makes a comeback

October 12, 2017

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By NICK WACHOWIAK The Mirror reporter After a record of 1-4, it didn’t appear that the SPASH football team would have a promising season. But the team managed to stun everybody, dominating Wausau West, DC Everest, and Wisconsin R...

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