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The Witness Newspaper
  • A stay at the rez

    Brianna Knisley My experience at Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, South Dakota To put into words the things I experienced on Pine Ridge Indian Reservation is an exceptional task. For some reason it’s hard to capture the true essence of the Rez through description or even photo, and to do so only seems to take away

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  • Be aware, show you care

    Stephanie Thompson Staff Writer The week of September 10th through September 16th people across the country bound together for National Suicide Prevention Week. Suicide is preventable, yet daily in the U.S., people are taking their own lives because they and the people around them aren’t aware of a problem.  Facebook, Twitter and other news feeds

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  • Remembering September 11th, 2001

     A.J. Ganger Staff Writer   One fateful morning on the day of September 11, 2001, a group of terrorists boarded four planes. No one knew that those planes where going to be hijacked and to be targeted at 3 of our greatest buildings. Two of the four planes would crash into the World Trade Center

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  • Land of confusion

    Gus Sevastos Editorial and Staff Writer The purpose of this writing is not to shock or anger you, not get you to vote for a particular candidate, not to start heated debates, or to call for an overthrow of our government. The purpose of this article is to get you to think about our country.

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  • Attempt to limit online content leaves visitors unhappy

    Vctoria Burcham On October 26, 2011, Texas Republican congress member Lamar Smith, in conjunction with 12 other co-sponsors, introduced the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA). This act limits the online content of many websites such as Wikipedia, Google, and other site’s that have copyright material. They are able to black list these sites. “I would

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  • Dissecting the three statewide ballot issues

    Toni Penwell & Megan McDonough Staff Writers On November 8, Ohio voters will determine the fate of several major issues including two that, within the media, have taken center stage—the rights of residents to control individual health care options and the rights of employees to collectively bargain for pay increases and benefits. And although for

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  • WC students react to “Occupy Wall Street” movement

    Josh Shell Staff Writer Protesters from across the country have gathered combined forces in an “Occupy Wall Street” movement. Starting on Wall Street in New York, the movement has spread to cities and college campuses throughout the country. The movement aims to address what protestors believe is an unfair wealth distribution gap. Since the banking

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  • Increase in oral cancers linked to HPV

    Article by CNN Health http://www.cnn.com/ The human papillomavirus is contributing to the growing number of head and neck cancers in the United States, according to a new study Monday in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. The study found that the number of cases of oropharyngeal cancer – cancers of the tonsil, back of the mouth

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