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New Trump tarriffs

By Jackson Freund, Hawkeye Staff

May 14, 2018


Filed under News, U.S. and World News

Robert Krieger From soda cans to foundations for buildings, aluminum and steel are key components in many products in America. These products play an important part in American life, but President Donald Trump recently imposed a 25 percent tax on steel imports and a 10 percent tax on aluminum. The fines were placed specifically to...

Safe injection in Seattle

By Matthew Hipolito, Hawkeye Staff

May 14, 2018


Filed under News, U.S. and World News

“The King County Medical Examiner’s (KCME) Office reported that deaths caused by drugs increased to their highest levels in 2016 in both Seattle and King County, Washington,” reads a June 2017 report on opioid abuse released by the Seattle Field Division of the Drug Enforcement Administration. “...

Know your rights

By Sierra Clark, Co-Editor-in-Chief

May 14, 2018


Filed under News, School News

“Know your rights,” say The Clash in their protest song of the same name, which highlights differences they observed between the rights — the right not to be killed, the right to food money, and the right to free speech — that people seem to have and the rights that are actually enforced. Students, like The Clash, have the r...

Transgender rights in jeopardy, again

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

May 14, 2018


Filed under News, U.S. and World News

The U.S. Department of Education, under Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, announced the department will no longer hear or take action on complaints relating to the bathroom and facility use of transgender students in public schools on Monday, Feb. 12. The decision makes it clear transgender students i...

Facebook is in business

By Ben Savell, Hawkeye Staff

May 14, 2018


Filed under News, U.S. and World News

Social media is not just a form of communication anymore, it is part of our identity. For some, every aspect of their lives is implanted on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. Their algorithms determine who and what we view. What if somebody with malicious intent gained ahold of this information? On Mar....

#HeForShe

By Nhung Lam, Hawkeye Staff

May 14, 2018


Filed under News, U.S. and World News

Nhung Lam With the issue of gender equality being widely discussed, the HeForShe campaign’s rooted goal is to show that gender equality is not just for women's rights, it's for human rights. Founded by the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women, also known as UN Women, HeF...

Washington schools afflicted by Skyward outage

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

April 28, 2018


Filed under News, School News, Technology

The Skyward service went down after a technology glitch on the afternoon of Friday, April 20, cutting off all parent, teacher and student access to the service for nearly a week. Skyward is used by 274 out of the 294 school districts in Washington state to manage everything from student grades to informat...

Students walk out in protest of school shootings

Students walk out in protest of school shootings

By Teresa Bonilla, Staff Reporter

April 20, 2018


Filed under Featured Stories, Local News, News, School News

Today’s walkout was held on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting. Lane Murdock a Sophomore from Ridgefield High School in Connecticut organized the walkout on a national level. The walkout at terrace was organized by students who met in Mr. Tongs room to make signs at flyers. T...

ESD considers changes in non-student time

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

April 20, 2018


Filed under News, School News

The Edmonds School District (ESD) recently decided to consider changing the way non-student time is distributed throughout the school year at all school levels. Non-student time refers to the half-days and non-student days where school district staff are given time to work on improving their instruc...

#NeverAgain: Student Activists Speak

#NeverAgain: Student Activists Speak

By Matthew Hipolito, Staff Reporter

April 13, 2018


Filed under Featured Stories, News

Late in the afternoon on Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14, 2018, a former student entered Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Armed with a legally-acquired Colt AR-15 semiautomatic rifle and “countless magazines”, he pulled a fire alarm to sow confusion, and in the ensuing panic, fired...

SpaceX blasting off again

SpaceX blasting off again

By Jackson Freund, Hawkeye Staff

March 23, 2018


Filed under News, STEM, Technology, U.S. and World News

Elon Musk is one of the richest and most well-known men in America, as well as the maker of the “Not a Flamethrower,” the owner of “The Boring Company,” the CEO of SpaceX and the founder of Tesla. Musk is also involved with improving and inventing new rockets that can hopefully, in the future, b...

An inventory checkoff of school sheds

An inventory checkoff of school sheds

By Nina Pavlovic, Hawkeye Staff

March 23, 2018


Filed under News, School News

Right outside of the softball field here at MTHS, there are two sheds that hold emergency supplies. These supplies are supposed to be used to not only sustain students and staff in the case of natural disasters, but also to shelter students and staff from the harsh weather if people were ever forced out ...

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