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  • Six members of the Krier staff will compete at state
  • The perks and pitfalls of having my mom work at KHS
  • Fostering furry friends
  • Batavia March Distance Madness track meet
  • Prom is right around the corner
  • Annual Fine Arts Festival
  • Hard work behind the scenes
  • Kaneland’s fashion design class sews into action
  • Dancing and singing loud and proud on stage
  • West Chicago Police Department takes the plunge
The WYSE go to state

The WYSE go to state

Richies Tiv, Reporter

Tick...Tock...Tick...Tock…...Stop! Dead silence, sweat drips and a look of worry is cast among students as they anticipate how well they performed. Thi...

April 20, 2017

Jennifer French fills student council sponsor

Jennifer French fills student council sponsor

Alex Malawski, Reporter

After the departure of former Student Council co-sponsor,  Lori Grant, the student council was in need of a replacement. Math teacher Jennifer French wi...

February 27, 2017

Junior Nathan Maras wins Mr. Kaneland

Junior Nathan Maras wins Mr. Kaneland

Donatela Sommesi, Reporter

Every year, male students from all grades at KHS compete against each other in an all boys pageant that raises money for the Kaneland Cares Foundation. ...

February 21, 2017

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Sugar Grove Public Library teen programs

Sugar Grove Public Library teen programs

Thomas Eastham, Reporter

Whether you have some down time in your schedule or want to get out and make some new friends, the Sugar Grove Public Library offers a range of programs for kids of all ages.  Genna Mickey is the head of these programs. Mickey has been running the teen library programs since last August, she is t...

February 23, 2017

Rise up, wise up, eyes up: Student takes a stand for immigrants

Rise up, wise up, eyes up: Student takes a stand for immigrants

Ava Mandele, Editor in Chief of Web

On February 16, 2017 immigrants across the Chicago area, and all over the U.S, are participating in “A Day Without Immigrants” . “A Day Without Immigrants” is a campaign meant to send a message to President Trump, who has spoken passionately about plans to close the border between Mex...

February 16, 2017

Business booming in Sugar Grove

Business booming in Sugar Grove

Amanda Malawski, Editor

New businesses are coming to Sugar Grove. Among them are Dunkin Donuts, Starbucks, Culver’s and Paisano's Pizza & Grill. Dunkin Donuts is going to be located across from Jimmy John's on Route 47, and it is still under construction. Starbucks, a competitor of Dunkin Donuts, is going to be located i...

February 15, 2017

HorsePower’s yearly bowling fundraiser coming February 25

February 8, 2017

Harter Middle School students get involved in the Rosedale Freedom Project

January 10, 2017

Key Club host Trunk or Treat in the high school parking lot

October 5, 2016

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Learning from halfway across the world

Learning from halfway across the world

Kt Mattern, Reporter

Thirteen places. That’s how many spots America is away from being the top educational location in the world. With Finland at third in education’s ranki...

April 28, 2017

Overdramatic or nonchalant: two views debating over irreversible environmental damages

Overdramatic or nonchalant: two views debating over irreversible environmental damages

Bella Vargas and Kaitlyn Becker

Business needs to change  Since the industrial revolution, the world has been struggling with how to deal with the climate change crisis while sti...

March 1, 2017

Bee Aware: Save the Bees

Bee Aware: Save the Bees

Amanda Malawski, Editor

For the first time in US history, seven species of Hawaiian yellow-faced bees have officially been added to the US endangered species list, according to Nati...

February 22, 2017

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Spot the difference answers for March Issue

Differences in picture B Sun Extra building in factory Extra city buildings Windows in a city building More trash by the garbage can Flowers by the pond ...

March 16, 2017

Chess club qualifies for state

Chess club qualifies for state

Shelby Harper, Reporter

On Friday February 10, 2017, the Kaneland Chess team earned a spot at the IHSA State Tournament. The Kaneland Chess team maintained a 4-3 record at the state finals. Out of 149...

February 27, 2017

A club for everyone: Sci-Fi and Anime club

A club for everyone: Sci-Fi and Anime club

Josh Kellum, Reporter

If you ever felt like having a fun time and chilling after school, Sci-Fi and Anime club is the one for you. Sci-Fi and Anime club meet every Thursday right after school in ...

February 24, 2017

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The student news site of Kaneland High School.
The student news site of Kaneland High School.