The Mirror

Spreading God’s love results in tragedy

November 30, 2018

Filed under Opinion

By HLEE YANG The Mirror reporter On Nov. 17, 26-year-old American missionary John Allen Chau was killed by the Sentinelese, a native tribe of the North Sentinel Island in the Andaman Sea. North Sentinel is one of the most seal...

The virtual sport of gaming

November 30, 2018

Filed under Opinion

By BRYANT VAN ROSSEM The Mirror reporter For years it has been debated whether or not professional gaming is considered a sport. A lot of people believe that sitting behind a screen with a controller or keyboard competing...

It’s snow secret, winter’s coming

November 30, 2018

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By MADISON RINDAHL        The Mirror reporter Christmas is the time of giving gifts, gathering with family, bringing out the cozy sweaters and big coats. It’s also the time for the temperature to fall below zer...

Be a blood donor

November 30, 2018

Filed under News

By WILLOW KLUCK The Mirror reporter On Nov. 21, Stevens Point Area Senior High (SPASH) held a blood drive. Many people donated blood including teachers, students and those from the community. “This was my first time do...

The ACT is just around the corner

November 30, 2018

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By RACHEL PLACEWAY The Mirror reporter The ACT is an important test for high school juniors. The final score from the test can help students with their college admittance, scholarships, and potential jobs or internships. ...

The US closes border

November 30, 2018

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By JUSTICE CHUKWUEMEKA The Mirror reporter On Nov. 25, a major US-Mexico border crossing in San Diego was closed for hours after a group of migrants on the Mexican side rushed the border area. This led the US Border Patr...

A teaching career conversation

November 30, 2018

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By MARYANN SILVA The Mirror reporter The Career Center is hosting a discussion about a profession in the teaching field on Wednesday, Dec 5. The Career Center will be hosting Dr.Kristi Roth from the University Of Wisconsin...

InSight on Mars

November 30, 2018

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By LAUREN HUEBNER The Mirror reporter November 26, 1:51 p.m. the control room is silent; the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA) Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL) team is waiting for the new lander, InSight,...

Death of legendary comic book writer

November 19, 2018

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By HLEE YANG The Mirror reporter On Monday, Nov. 12 Stan Lee, a legendary American comic book writer, passed away. Lee died from pneumonia which is an infection that inflames the air sacs in one or both lungs. Lee revealed to TMZ in late February that he has been battl...

Wildfire strikes back

November 19, 2018

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By BRYANT VAN ROSSEM The Mirror reporter Throughout the western side of the United States, wildfires are common due to the dry climate. California has had many wildfires over the years but none as deadly as the Camp Fire. T...

Recent UFO sightings leave many people wondering

November 19, 2018

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By SOREN LUTHER The Mirror reporter Unidentified Flying Objects (UFOs) have been spotted “off the south-west coast of Ireland,” according to BBC News.  Fast-moving bright lights were seen by multiple pilots a few weeks ago. The Irish Aviation Authority...

The nightmare of standardized testing

November 19, 2018

Filed under Opinion

By RACHEL PLACEWAY The Mirror reporter Albert Einstein once said, “Everyone is a genius. But if you judge a fish on its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.” There are many st...

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