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Students are escorted onto the football field after school lockdown.  “We were locked in the football field for about two hours in 90-degree heat, with no water or shade. At some point, firefighters were there and they were spraying us with their hose,” East Junior Deblasio said.
‘Wow, This Is Not a Drill’: East High School Students React to Active Shooter Threat
Izzy Krauss, Staff Writer | September 27, 2022

On Sept. 21, Denver Police received a call about an active shooter from East High School. Students and staff went on an immediate lockdown, and were later escorted out of...

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Senior class senators participate in a meeting during 8th period. With Senate and sports, class representatives like junior Parker Ortanes has to find time for school work. “I’ll start homework around eight and hopefully get to bed at like 11,” Ortanes said.
How Some Survive Senate and Sports
Marie Webster and Sydney Smith | September 26, 2022

Junior Parker Ortanes wakes up at 6:30 and is lucky to be in bed by 11. Averaging six to seven hours of sleep per night, Ortanes is one of the many students at Creek whose sleep average falls below the...

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A recently-signed Colorado law by Governor Jared Polis guarantees abortion rights in the state. But some protesters pointed out that they shouldn’t have to be in Colorado to be guaranteed this right. The end of legal abortion means the end of a womans right to choose the path in her life, League of Women Voters national secretary Jessica Rohloff said.
Denver Erupts in Protest Over Roe v. Wade Overturning
Carly Philpott, Quinn Rudnick, and Alex Gribb | June 25, 2022

“We won’t go back. We will fight back!” The Supreme Court’s decision to overturn the landmark case Roe v. Wade came less than an hour before the Colorado workday began on Friday. It was a day of frustration and held-back tears for many of those...

An American flag stands on a burned property in Old Town Superior. The Old Town neighborhood was among a few burned entirely to the ground in Superior and Louisville, Colorado, in the Marshall Fire, which swept Boulder County Dec. 30.
How We Can Stop the Burn
Carly Philpott, Editor-in-Chief | March 2, 2022
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Our Staff’s Response To The Rolling Stone’s “100 Greatest TV Shows Of All Time” List
Our Staff’s Response To The Rolling Stone’s “100 Greatest TV Shows Of All Time” List
Carly Philpott, Quinn Rudnick, Alex Gribb, Amanda Castillo-Lopez, Emily Gleason, Annabelle Crouch, Katya Roudakov, Peter Philpott, Nour Kreishan, Izzy Krauss, Jude Gorden, Binderiya Lkhagvatseren, Vee Williamson, Gillian Neale, Aram Bazarian, Jackson Sloan, Jonathan Lee, Owen Youngblood, Nick BeDan, Avery Hutchins, Isabel Alley, Cael Clancy, Maddie Hart, Ephraim Bantshi, Ayushi Sah, Meron Banjaw, Tanvi Jain, Georgia Yatrakis, Marie Webster, Gabby Schrock, Natalia Perusquia, Sydney Smith, and Blayne Aina | October 2, 2022

From comedy to drama to something in-between, TV history is full of iconic shows that defined generations and decades. It's nearly impossible to determine the "best" TV show,...

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Some students choose differently colored folders or notebooks for different colors.
How Students Color-Code Their Classes
Maddie Hart, Staff Writer | September 30, 2022

Most people have never heard of Apophenia, the condition where humans see patterns between unrelated data or things. However, many of us are constantly connecting random things...

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The Hateful Eight: Eight Things I Hate (III)
The Hateful Eight: Eight Things I Hate (III)
Alex Gribb, Opinions Editor | October 1, 2022

Another week, another gorgeous Hateful Eight. 1. People who don’t use auto capitalization Pack it up preschoolers. Start capitalizing your sentences, and using correct...

The Hateful Eight: Eight Things I Hate (II)
The Hateful Eight: Eight Things I Hate (II)
Alex Gribb, Opinions Editor | September 19, 2022
The Hateful Eight: Eight Things I Hate (I)
The Hateful Eight: Eight Things I Hate (I)
Alex Gribb, Opinions Editor | September 5, 2022
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