Lakes Student Media

I Know Who Killed JonBenét Ramsey

Amelia Westfall

May 14, 2019

JonBenét Ramsey. Her murder touched the world. She’s been the subject of countless documentaries. Her death has been speculated on even more. Yet no one knows what happened to her. Sure, some may blame her mother, or her brot...

If You Could Tell Your Freshman Self One Thing

Sophia Donis, Opinions Editor

May 3, 2019

Carmen Martinez: "Don't be afraid to put yourself out there." Colin McElduff: "Accept failure and learn from your mistakes." Adam Hartzer: "Get involved earlier." Andrew Butler: "Don't wait until senior year to make new...

Fish Aren’t Throwaway Animals

Amelia Westfall, Staff Reporter

May 3, 2019

A common element of fairs and carnivals are the fish that are kept in the small plastic bags and given away as prizes. You may see this and be reminded of a childhood memory or a movie you saw years ago, but in reality, this repre...

Bird Box Challenge and its Imminent Danger

Andrew Butler

February 4, 2019

Over the last several years, millenials and young adults have found interest in some of the most random yet intriguing challenges, such as the water bottle flip, Tide Pod, cinnamon, and In My Feelings challenges. But afte...

Taking Care of Small Pets

Amelia Westfall, Staff Reporter

October 18, 2018

Small animals can be extremely smart and social creatures when given the right care and attention. In order to maintain a healthy life for your small pets, make sure you observe the following steps. Do your research. Long before you even ad...

Virtual Visit: University of Michigan

Matt Grubb, Sports Editor

December 1, 2017

As a senior in high school, it is the time of year to start seriously considering where to continue my educational career. As I learned over Thanksgiving break, the University of Michigan should be considered for any student t...

Re-Defining the Pitcher Win

Matt Grubb, Sports Editor

November 30, 2017

If you come from a team that has been bad for a period of time while having a solid pitcher or two, you’ve felt that the “Win” stat given to pitchers is completely bogus. We’ve all witnessed our favorite pitchers take a no...

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