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New recycling initiative suffers from lack of awareness 

Kaden Brastow and Jack Reuter

November 7, 2019

As the severity of global warming rises, national concern has been drawn to the effectiveness of the US recycling systems. Composting and conscious recycling are more important now than ever. An alliance of administrators and ...

A recycling retrospective and its status at Drake

Jack Reuter, Sports Editor

November 7, 2019

Ben Franklin once said, “The only certainties in life are death and taxes.” Now it seems plastic is a close third. Following plastic’s exponential rise, it's important to look back on the history of the industry and consider...

District abandons rubber turf, health risks remain unclear

Kaden Brastow, Reporter

November 7, 2019

For years the Tam District community has been using fields that allegedly pose serious health risks. Is this true, and is there a better option?  After installing a non-toxic cork-based infill on several of its athletic fi...