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Do you know your news? Jan. 25

Alexandrea Bonilla January 24, 2022

1. A man claiming to have explosives and weapons held four people hostage at a Texas synagogue for nearly how long?A. 11 hoursB. Nine hoursC. Seven hoursD. 18 hours2. Tennis star Novak Djokovic was detained...

President Joe Biden signs the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act on Thursday, June 17, 2021, surrounded by members of the Congressional Black Caucus as well as the lead sponsors of the legislation in the Senate. (Evan Vucci / AP Photo)

Juneteenth becomes an official federal holiday

Caitlyn Nichols June 19, 2021

The United States House of Representatives voted on June 16 to make Juneteenth (June 19) the 12th federal holiday. President Joe Biden signed the bill into law on June 17, making the movement official. While...

WSUs Big Sky softball schedule (Weber State Athletics)

Big Sky announces the date ‘Cats return to the diamond

Miles Shaw November 18, 2020

WSU’s softball team — the reigning Big Sky champions — will be back on the diamond this spring. The first pitch will be thrown out for the Wildcats on March 26, against Idaho State at...

13 Reasons Why season 2 (Netflix)

“13 Reasons Why” You shouldn’t watch this

Harrison Epstein July 3, 2018

I’ve seen all 26 episodes. I watched the first season on recommendations from people close to me and chose to watch the recently released second season within two days of its release. In the hours, days,...

President Rodrigo Duterte with US President Donald Trump during the bilateral meeting at the PICC during the 31st ASEAN Summits and Related Summits on Monday, November 13, 2017. (KJ ROSALES/POOL/Xinhua/Sipa USA/TNS)

Do you know your news? Nov. 16

Patrick Luo November 16, 2017

1. One week after the Nov. 5 Texas shooting, members of the First Baptist Church held a church service with nearly how many people attending?a. A few dozenb. A little over one hundredc. Hundreds2. Which...

An emotional Charlotte Scott stands near her charred Volvo in Redwood Valley, Calif., on October 18, 2017. On the night of the Redwood Valley fire, Scott raced her car down the roughly three-mile dirt road from her house with her two daughters, 3 and 7, and her 9-year-old stepson and 14-year-old stepdaughter. She reversed to do a three-point-turn on the narrow road with almost no visibility. She misjudged, and her back wheels dropped into a ditch. (Genaro Molina/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Do you know your news? Nov. 9

Patrick Luo November 9, 2017

1. The Oct. 8 fire in which valley left survivors asking for a detailed dispatch report to improve notification efforts for natural disasters?a. Centralb. El Duradoc. Redwood2. How many protesters were...


Hurricanes mark a change in global climate

J. Michael Bailey September 22, 2017

For the very first time in recorded history, three category four and higher hurricanes have battered U.S. cities and coastlines in a single season. Hurricane Harvey dropped 50 inches of rain on residents...

Fans show support for the people of Houston dealing with the effects of Hurricane Harvey during the game between the Texas Rangers and the Houston Astros at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla., on Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017. The Astros are using the Tampa Bay Rays home park due to flooding in Houston. (Will Vragovic/Tampa Bay Times/TNS)

When disaster strikes, sports fight back

Harrison Epstein September 8, 2017

  Sports provide an escape. They’re a release for many people when they need distractions the most. However, when natural disasters come into play, the world of sports has to take a backseat. With...

Ellie Child caps off elite Wildcat career

Ellie Child caps off elite Wildcat career

Harrison Epstein June 12, 2017

With her final finish line crossing at the NCAA Championships, Ellie Child ended her career as one of the most dominant runners in Weber State history. Child took her last run on June 8, in the 3000-meter...

Lewis Howard Latimer in 1882, who worked with Alexander Graham Bell and Thomas Edison, and whose improved invention of Bells work I hadnt learned of in my whitewashed education. (Source: Wikimedia Commons)

Exhibit in the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, Illinois, USA shows a light bulb by Lewis Howard Latimer, 1883. (Source: Daderot / Wikimedia Commons)

The significance of seeking diversity in science

Kellie Plumhof February 5, 2017

  "Hidden Figures," a film depicting the lives of Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson, three African-American women who worked for and made great contributions to NASA,...

Jeremy Senglin jumps to shoot the ball during the basketball game vs Black Hills State on Nov. 5. (Dalton Flandro / The Signpost)

Athlete of the Week 1/13/2017

Cydnee Green January 12, 2017

Weber State Athlete | Jeremy Senglin | Weber State Men's Basketball As senior guard Jeremy Senglin plays in his final year as a member of the Weber State University men's basketball team, he leaves a significant...

Five Crazy Headlines: High in Ohio, too fat to breed and dogs gone wild

Michael Grennell October 14, 2015

Putting the high in Ohio A 22-year-old man called 911 earlier this month after he smoked too much weed. When officers arrived at the man’s house, they found him curled up on the floor in the fetal position...

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