The Ketochi

Technology: Friend or Foe

Is technology the answer, or does it create too many unanswerable questions?

Gavin Mikes, Staff Writer

February 3, 2017

After a hard day at work or school, what do you usually do? If you said sit down and play on electronics, you're not the only one. More and more people are getting connected to the world around them via technology, making it possible to get in touch with people from across the world. This also poses...

The Inauguration of President Donald J. Trump

President Donald Trump takes the oath of office at the inauguration on January 20.

Douglas DiAngelis, Staff Writer

January 25, 2017

On Friday, January 20, 2017, Donald J. Trump, at once the most loved and hated figure in America, became the 45th President of the United States of America. Just like all presidents before him, he now must carry the torch and assume the awesome responsibility through the peaceful transition of power,...

Administrators’ Corner: Bullying at Cascade Public Schools

Cascade administrators seek to inform students and parents about the bullying issue at CPS.

Siobhan Hathhorn, Kevin Sukut, and Justin Barnes

December 16, 2016

Bullying is undoubtedly a serious issue and one that is widely discussed in our social media, the printed press, and in social circles of both children and adults.  It is obviously a form of harmful aggression, but what exactly does it mean to be bullied in school? The most common definition of bullying is p...

Winter Winter, Go Away!

A view outside of the school as the area contends with bitter cold and plentiful snowfall.

Kelli Ober, Staff Writer

December 16, 2016

Winter. Ugh. Just those six letters bring treacherous thoughts of the next few months to my mind. Not to offend anyone that likes this terrible season, but winter sucks. Getting out of bed to go to school is hard, everyone can agree with that. But it's even worse in the winter. You're expected to...

Gibson’s ‘Hacksaw Ridge’ a Triumph

Mel Gibson's 'Hacksaw Ridge' is a must-see for moviegoers.

Douglas DiAngelis, Staff Writer

November 28, 2016

Hacksaw Ridge is a combination of madness and majesty, and, in the end, comes across as one of the best films I've seen in a while. Directed by Mel Gibson, a well-seasoned movie star and a respected director, the film does an excellent job of explaining the story of Desmond Doss (Andrew Garfield), a consci...

A Country Divided

The country is deeply divided after the results of the presidential election.

Quincy Balius, Student Editor

November 9, 2016

Half of the country is reeling today after the results of the presidential election were announced early this morning. In fewer than 70 days, the villain Donald Trump will be inaugurated as the 45th President of the United States. Half of the country is celebrating today after the results of the presidential...

October 29, 2016: A Date We Won’t Soon Forget

The sun shines on one of the most memorable final scores in Badger football history.

Ashley Tait, Ketochi Editor

November 4, 2016

In 1995, President Bill Clinton had not even begun his second term in office, the average price of a gallon of gasoline was $1.15, Kobe Bryant was a senior in high school, the top single on the Billboard year-end chart was Gangsta's Paradise by Coolio, and every member of the 2016 Badger football team was...

Get Buff and Stay Tough

Get Buff and Stay Tough

Douglas DiAngelis, Staff Writer

October 25, 2016

If there is one thing I do and do well, it is staying in the best shape I can possibly be in. Ever since my dad brought home a couple of free weights and a bench, I've been hooked. When I first started working out, I thought it was going to be nothing too strenuous. In weightlifting, or in any type...

Black vs. Blue

Senior Doug DiAngelis shares why he has chosen to pursue a career in law enforcement.

Douglas DiAngelis, Staff Writer

October 4, 2016

With all of the conflict in the world, whether it's another terrorist attack or another protest over racism, the men and women in blue will arrive on the scene to help keep the peace and enforce the law. There have always been a positive and negative views about the police force, and with the recent...

George R.R. Martin’s ‘A Game Of Thrones’

'A Game of Thrones' is the first in George R.R. Martin's 'A Song of Ice and Fire' series.

Douglas DiAngelis, Staff Writer

September 30, 2016

Before the epic HBO television series Game of Thrones took the television world by storm, it was a five-book series by acclaimed fantasy writer George R.R. Martin. In A Game of Thrones, the first book of the series, the action takes place during a medieval-like time period in Westeros, one of the four c...

Titans Face Off

Presidential candidates Donald Trump (R) and Hillary Clinton (D) faced off in the first of three televised debates on Monday, September 26.

Quincy Balius, Student Editor

September 29, 2016

At seven p.m. on Monday, September 26, presidential candidates Hillary Clinton (D) and Donald Trump (R) faced off in the first of three debates limited to the two nominees. The debate was divided into three parts: achieving prosperity, America's direction, and securing America, each of which lasted...

Quincy’s Declassified Back-to-School Survival Guide

This year, get off on the right foot.

Quincy Balius, Student Editor

August 26, 2016

Brrring! That much noise this early in the morning can only mean one thing – you’re headed back to school. Now, we all know going back can be hard. Not only are you dealing with the unwelcome wake-up call of your alarm clock, but you also have to worry about classes (and your assignments), spo...

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