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  • The Great Spotted Kiwi

    The Great Spotted Kiwi

    Noelle Bitner

    June 13, 2016

    Kiwis are a flightless bird, their Latin name is apteryx which means wingless. Kiwi have characteristic alike to a mammal. It has feathers like hair, and nostrils at the end of its beak. Kiwis are nocturnal birds, and live in New Zealand. An average of 27 kiwi are killed by predators every week.  That... READ MORE »»

  • Take it Easy

    Take it Easy

    Hilary Holtrop, Reporter

    June 9, 2016

    It’s funny how you only remember certain things from your childhood. Everyone has those special memories from when they were a kid, and when you think of them, it gives you that warm feeling inside. When I was really young, my dad would always wake me up in the morning by playing old songs by The Eagles... READ MORE »»

  • The Pineapple Gummy Mystery

    The Pineapple Gummy Mystery

    Hilary Holtrop, Reporter

    June 9, 2016

    A few days ago, I was sitting in class with my good friend, Emily Straling. We were munching on some of Welch’s Island Fruit Snacks when we realized something. The pineapple flavored gummy isn’t yellow; it’s red. That baffled us. Why? The mango is yellow, so why couldn’t the pineapple be yellow... READ MORE »»

  • 10 facts you may not know about opossums

    10 facts you may not know about opossums

    Noelle Bittner, Reporter

    June 9, 2016

    Opossums are omnivores and eat the skeletons of the rodents they kill for calcium. Opossums are mostly immune to rabies, they are actually eight times less likely to carry rabies compared to wild dogs. Opossums have partial or complete immunity to the venom produced by rattlesnakes and other... READ MORE »»

  • The Perfect Roommate

    The Perfect Roommate

    Emily Webb

    June 8, 2016

    I will be attending Pacific Lutheran University next year, and while signing up for housing in the Pflueger dorms I decided to opt for a random roommate. After posting a picture of Pflueger on my Instagram, a girl commented “I THINK IM GONNA BE IN THAT DORM TOO!” followed with two fire emojis. I... READ MORE »»

Student Life

Watching Seniors Graduate

Watching Seniors Graduate

Rylee Collier, Reporter

My family and I have attended the past five Sequim High school graduation ceremonies to watch many of our friends and family step into the next stage in their life. Last year’s...  Read More »

June 14, 2016 • 0 comments

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News

School In France

School In France

Hilary Holtrop, Reporter

Kids these days are always complaining about how hard and stressful school is, and I agree. The American school system could be a lot better, but we never pay attention to...  Read More »

May 5, 2016 • 0 comments

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Arts & Entertainment

An Article about Articles

Kyle Klopfenstein, Reporter

Our Journalism team works hard to bring you the news through Sequim High’s website, The Growl. Reading our material, you’ve probably wondered what all goes into the writing,...  Read More »

June 13, 2016 • 0 comments

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Sports

Track Athletes Advance to State

Track Athletes Advance to State

Emily Webb

After a very successful district meet, the track and field team is sending 11 athletes to state. The meet lasted two days, consisting of preliminaries and finals. The top...  Read More »

May 23, 2016 • 1 comment

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Opinion

Rebel Youth

Rebel Youth

Hilary Holtrop, Reporter

I was learning about the 1920’s in my US history class recently, and I came across a paragraph in my textbook that really caught my eye. We were learning about the rebellio...  Read More »

May 5, 2016 • 0 comments

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Community

My First Time Climbing a Mountain

My First Time Climbing a Mountain

I could say before I came up with the idea to stay up all night with three of my close friends and leave at one A.M. to hike Mt. Storm King with the goal of being at the top...  Read More »

June 10, 2016 • 0 comments

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