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Staff Editorial: year round schooling a waste of time

Staff Editorial: year round schooling a waste of time

Pony Express Staff

April 25, 2018

Since public schools started in America, the usual school year ends right before summer. This gives students and teachers a three month break of summer vacation in between the school year. Over time, people have challenged this school year normativity by starting year round schools that do not inclu...

New and improved lumberjack days

New and improved lumberjack days

July 20, 2013

Lumberjack Days has been around forever, it seems, but the summer of 2012 held no such event.  To many people’s dismay, Lumberjack Days was shut down due to complaints from vendors that have not been paid for 2010 or 2011 by the Lumberjack Days Festival Association.  The City Council ruled that Lumberjack...

What’s in your bucket?

What’s in your bucket?

July 20, 2013

Summer is around the corner and for some people that means three months with nothing to do. In order to avoid being bored, making a summer bucket list can help figure out what to do for the day. Trying new things is always something fun to do especially with friends. How better to spend summer than...

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