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Foreign Candies: The Sweet Side of the World

Olli Aulner and Taylor BeatyPOSTED May 9, 2024

        “Kindness is like sugar, it makes life taste a little sweeter. “- Carla Yerovi. Basically everyone loves candy. Could be chocolate, hard candy, gummy candies, whatever. But people...

Mysterious 19th-century shipwreck found in Canada

Sophia Maynard, WriterPOSTED February 6, 2024

Locals in southwestern Newfoundland, Canada, recently discovered an obscure and dated shipwreck, possibly from the 1800s.  Newfoundland’s community noticed a bulky wooden object protruding through...

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The small things add up

Sophia Maynard, WriterPOSTED January 3, 2024

  In today’s world, threats like a warming planet and the mass pollution of land, sea, and air, many people are happily stepping up to combat these problems. However, how effective and efficient...

Fall Photo Contest Winners

Fall Photo Contest Winners

POSTED December 11, 2023

  Changes by Taylor Beaty As summer leaves and fall arrives something else blows in almost like a disease the weather getting colder,  the air getting sharper mornings...

Mass Shooting in Maine

Mass Shooting in Maine

Sophia Maynard, WriterPOSTED November 14, 2023

On the 25th of October, in Lewiston, Maine, a 40-year-old man, Rober Card, fatally shot 18 people and injured 13 others at a bowling alley and a restaurant. This shooting is one of the more than 500 mass...

The impact of wildfires across nations

The impact of wildfires across nations

Sophia Maynard, WriterPOSTED September 25, 2023

Over the last year, more than 72 major wildfires have devastated roughly 489,813 acres of United States landscapes. Luckily, approximately 15,900 wildland firefighters and other personnel are distributed...

RHS Student Competes at TedX Youth  Sioux Falls Contest

RHS Student Competes at TedX Youth Sioux Falls Contest

Matthew Buckmaster, WriterPOSTED May 23, 2023

Senior Luis Gaspar represented Roosevelt High School at the annual TedXYouth Sioux Falls competition on March 24 at Jefferson High School from 7:00PM-9:00PM.   According to, “TED Conferences...

Young mother applying suntan lotion on daughters face at the beach

How not to “Feel the Burn”

Sophia Maynard, WriterPOSTED May 18, 2023

  Wearing sunscreen daily is an effective and easy way to protect your skin from the sun.   How can sunburn be bad for you? When your skin gets exposed to UV light, also known as...

The 2023 RHS Student Literary Magazine

The 2023 RHS Student Literary Magazine

POSTED May 18, 2023

  Click here for a full digital version of the RHS 2023 Literary Magazine! 2023 RHS Student Literary Magazine

Spring Activities

Spring Activities

Landri Vander Velde, WriterPOSTED May 10, 2023

It’s officially Spring! The snow has melted and it’s finally getting warmer so it’s a perfect time to spend some more time outside. Listed below are 10 simple and suitable outdoor activities for...

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Colorado’s attempt to ban assault weapons fails

Cecelia Hillyer, WriterPOSTED May 4, 2023

A recent attempt to ban assault weapons in Colorado failed with a 7-6 vote after a 14 hour debate on April 20th. Republicans unanimously voted against it and the bill partially divided Democrats, as three...

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