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4-H benefits students by providing empowering life skills

4-H benefits students by providing empowering life skills

Elaina Mankowski, Layout Editor

October 30, 2019

Numerous students benefit from the 4-H organization. Apparent impacts are made through the students following their passions and blossoming their relationships. 4-H is a youth program all over the country based on empowering students and providing them with skills to last a lifetime. They offer differen...

‘A Dog’s Purpose’ raises questions about animal abuse in movies

‘A Dog’s Purpose’ raises questions about animal abuse in movies

Noah Johnson, Distribution Reporter

February 17, 2017

Over the years, many filmmakers have used, “No animals were harmed” disclaimer in their films. Little do people know what these filmmakers have gotten away with on film and behind the scenes. With animal abuse still happening behind the scenes, the films should not be able to use the “No animal...

Time to indicate GMO health risks on food labels

Time to indicate GMO health risks on food labels

Stephanie Nielson, Photographer

November 17, 2014

Genetically modified organisms, commonly known as GMOs, are organisms that have been genetically enhanced or modified by scientists for various purposes. They are commonly found in the foods consumers eat every day. Scientists engineer these organisms by using DNA from viruses, bacteria or other plant...

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