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Holiday traditions bringing families together

Holiday traditions bringing families together

By: Jacob Booten, Editor

December 20, 2018

What holiday traditions do you and your family have?    “In summer for the whole month we fast (abstain from all or some kinds of food or drink). It’s where you don’t eat or drink from sundown to sunrise. It’s to make you realize how thankful you are and then we give presents to e...

Knights defeat the Olympians

Knights defeat the Olympians

By: Jacob Booten, Editor

September 11, 2018

     Last Friday Kaneland defended the home field and defeated the Rich Central Olympians.      In the first quarter Kaneland fumbled but quickly recovered the ball. Soon after, they went on to reassure their fans by getting a touchdown in the first seven minutes of the game, but Kaneland faile...

School board discusses progress for 2020

School board discusses progress for 2020

By: Jacob Booten, Editor

August 30, 2018

On Monday, August 27, the District 302 Board Meeting focused on the District’s 2020 plan along with the East Gym renovations and a literacy program spreading across the district. The Board started by stating that last year 30 teachers started the new personalized learning initiative and are bein...

Saving the Earth

Saving the Earth

By: Jacob Booten, Reporter

March 14, 2018

A knight underneath the spotlight

A knight underneath the spotlight

By: Jacob Booten, Reporter

March 1, 2018

As a student you dream of getting that dream job or becoming rich and famous. As life goes on it seems less of a reality and harder to choose a career that fits you. Eric Ferguson, however, knew he wanted to be in the news and entertainment business and never stopped chasing it. Ferguson is a former kan...

December 10: What English teachers do for Christmas

December 10: What English teachers do for Christmas

By: Jacob Booten, Reporter

December 10, 2017

Christmas traditions, either making minion cookies or setting up mischievous elves, it may sound unique, but to some it’s what makes Christmas, Christmas. Christmas, a time where cold crunchy snow breaks under your boots as you walk to your family's houses. A time when temperatures are below 20 de...

Twenty-nine students donate blood

Twenty-nine students donate blood

By: Jacob Booten, Reporter

October 30, 2017

Student council ran a community blood drive open to any Kaneland students who were over the age of 16. The blood drive was held on Oct. 24 outside of the school’s auditorium. The blood donated by 29 students will save an estimate of 87 people who are in need of blood. The blood drive was done th...

Photo gallery: Tourist day

Photo gallery: Tourist day

By: Sarah Prunty, Jacob Booten, and Elizabeth Elliott

September 28, 2017

Photo gallery: Homecoming Parade

Photo gallery: Homecoming Parade

By: Jacob Booton and Sarah Kantola

September 28, 2017