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The U.S. has enacted new restrictions due to the new Omicron variant of COVID-19. Photo credit: Pexels

Do you know your news? Dec. 7

Joshua Kamp December 6, 2021

1. In an effort to curb the spread of the Omicron variant, the U.S. enacted what new restrictions for arriving international travelers on Dec. 6?a. Proof of vaccinationb. Vaccination or a negative...

A new coronavirus variant was identified this week. Photo credit: Unsplash

Do you know your news? Dec. 3

Joshua Kamp December 1, 2021

1. The World Health Organization warned on Nov. 29 that global risks of a newly discovered coronavirus variant were very high, following several countries including Japan and Israel banning foreign...

A new coronavirus variant was identified this week. Photo credit: Unsplash

Do you know your news? Dec. 3

Joshua Kamp December 1, 2021

1. The World Health Organization warned on Nov. 29 that global risks of a newly discovered coronavirus variant were very high, following several countries including Japan and Israel banning foreign...

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Police blotter Dec. 3

Joshua Kamp December 1, 2021

Suspicious strangersWSUPD received a report of a suspicious person on Nov. 30 around 8:45 p.m. Over the phone, a complainant explained that she left Lindquist Hall around 8 p.m. that night when she was...

A desert landscape reflects the scarcity mindset. Photo credit: unsplash

Breaking the mindset of scarcity

Joshua Kamp November 29, 2021

I didn’t realize the deeper meaning of being a first-generation college student until very recently. For a long time, it just seemed like a vague badge of pride. Yes, those students may need extra...

Five people are dead and more than 40 injured after a vehicle sped through an event near Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Photo credit: Unsplash

Do you know your news? Nov. 23

Joshua Kamp November 22, 2021

1. A string of mass raids and looting-like-robberies, including a Nordstrom department store which was attacked by 80 people on Nov. 20, recently broke out in what area of the U.S.?a. New York Cityb. San...

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Police blotter Nov. 17

Joshua Kamp November 17, 2021

Medical incidentsWSU police responded to two medical incidents on Nov. 15. A patient began feeling shaky and lightheaded before fainting shortly before 10 a.m. Medical personnel arrived and assessed the...

Severe air pollution causes smog, making one country shut down schools and move to virtual classes because of the air quality. Photo credit: Pixabay

Do you know your news? Nov. 16

Joshua Kamp November 15, 2021

1. What European country raised its terrorism threat warning to its second-highest level on Nov. 15 after a bomb in a taxi exploded outside of a hospital?a. U.K.b. Francec. Spaind. Greece2. Three people...

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Police blotter 11/10/21

Joshua Kamp November 10, 2021

Harassment emailsWeber State University police met with a complainant on Nov. 3 to discuss options in dealing with a communications harassment case. The complainant was receiving multiple emails from an...

Eight people died during Travis Scotts musical performance at Astroworld. Photo credit: Unsplash

Do you know your news? Nov. 9

Joshua Kamp November 8, 2021

1. Eight people died in a "mass casualty" event at the music festival Astroworld in Houston on Nov. 5, during the set of what performer?a. Drakeb. Travis Scottc. Kanye Westd. Tyler, the Creator2. What...

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Police blotter Nov. 5

Joshua Kamp November 3, 2021

Shots-fired assistanceBackup was requested from WSU Police by Ogden Police during a shots-fired call on Oct. 30. During the incident, multiple subjects were physically fighting and resisting police at...

A commuter train in Tokyo experienced a horrific crime this past week. 17 people were injured on Oct. 31 Photo credit: Unsplash

Do you know your news? Nov. 2

Joshua Kamp November 1, 2021

1. Southwest Airlines reported it is conducting an internal investigation into a pilot who allegedly used a Republican dog whistle that equates to swearing at President Joe Biden over an intercom on...

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