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Athletes keep up with demands of shortened schedule

June 5, 2013

When the weather cleared up late this spring, many athletes faced academic challenges in keeping up with their homework assignments during the spring sports schedule. With games and practices after school,...

One-to-one program to put laptop in all students’ hands

June 3, 2013

High school students are adding one more item to their backpacks next year--a laptop. Laptops will be issued at the August 27 open house. Students and at least one parent are required to attend before...

6 a.m. practice switches up athlete schedules

May 5, 2013

Lately at Black River Falls High School, many students have had to set their alarms for six in the morning. For what, you may ask? Sports practice! “I am fine with the early practices. I mean, I have...

Students to spend extra minutes in classroom to make up for snow days and releases.

Low on minutes, admin axes early release

April 6, 2013

The Black River Falls School District has not met the required amount of mandatory instructional minutes required by Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. To date, there have been four school closures...

DoNow Blog: Pope should uphold traditions

March 19, 2013

 My opinion is that even though the Catholic church has elected a new pope, the ways of the Catholic church should not change. Pope Francis is the first South-American pope to ever be elected into the...

How to survive high school: Get organized!

November 17, 2012

As you walk into class, you remember you had homework to do last night. As you open up your binder and frantically search for your work, you see papers from yesterday, two weeks ago, and the beginning...

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