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The ‘Solar Kids’ astound doctors with their strange condition

Ryan Solano, Feature

May 6, 2016

Three Pakistani brothers, Abdul Rasheed,9, Shoalb Ahmed, 13, and one year old Mohammed Ilyas, have been baffling doctors with their strange condition. Nicknamed the 'Solar Kids', these brothers live a normal life during the...

Planet Fitness welcomes new renovations

Ryan Solano, Feature

March 25, 2016

Michigan City's Planet Fitness is thrilled to announce renovations and some new equipment. Located in the Marquette Mall, Planet Fitness is a reasonably priced fitness center focused around the idea of being 'judgement free'....

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

Ryan Solano, Feature

March 4, 2016

March 2nd marks the birthday for the famous children's author, Dr. Seuss. This would have been his 112th birthday. Theodor Seuss Geisel was the man behind the alias Dr. Seuss. He is known for his colorfully creative children's...

Science Olympiad team to compete at regionals

Ryan Solano, Feature

February 26, 2016

Michigan City High School's Science Olympiad team is preparing to compete at the Regional Tournament on February 27th. The yearly occurrence will take place at the Indiana University Northwest campus in Gary, Indiana. Science...

Runaway seal finds refuge in shrubery

Ryan Solano, Feature

January 22, 2016

Californian park goers were shocked Wednesday to find a baby northern fur seal in the bushes. At 6 a.m. Wednesday morning, the San Francisco police department received a strange call regarding an injured, infant seal abandoned...

Glenn Frey has passed away at age 67

Ryan Solano, Feature

January 15, 2016

Eagles rock band founder, Glenn Frey, has passed away at age 67. After fighting with rheumatoid arthritis, acute ulcerative colitis, and pneumonia, Frey gave his final goodbyes in New York City on Monday. His legacy as a singer/songwriter...

Hollywood loses a legend

Ryan Solano, Feature

January 8, 2016

After 95 years, Jason Wingreen, a famous actor, has passed away. Wingreen gave his final breath Christmas Day, according to his talent manager and longtime friend, James Harty. Wingreen's acting career spanned over five decades...

Castaway being sued for cannibalism

Ryan Solano, Feature

December 18, 2015

After spending 438 days lost at sea, a Salvadoran fisherman is being sued for supposed cannibalism. 37 year old Jose Salvador Alvarenga, the world's longest surviving castaway, is facing allegations from the Córdoba family...

Slaves to shrimp

Ryan Solano, Feature

December 16, 2015

Thailand's evil shrimp industry goes belly up when it is revealed they are selling men, women, and children to shrimp factories to work like slaves. After years of human trafficking, Thailand has grown to be the world's leading ...

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