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PCHS Theater Presents: Newsies, The Musical
PCHS Theater Presents: Newsies, The Musical
Grace Wagstaff, Staff Writer • November 15, 2022

Newsies, The Musical has generated some serious buzz lately — it's showing here at the high school! Opening night is November 17, 2022. Tickets are available now at parkcityminers.us/event-tickets. It will be taking place...

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Midterm Elections in Utah
Midterm Elections in Utah
Brewster Hutchinson, Editor-in-chief • November 7, 2022

Tuesday, November 8th is Election Day in Utah and across the United States. A total of 470 congressional seats are up for election — all 435 seats in the House of Representatives, as well as 35 of the 100 Senate seats.    In...

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PCHS Navigates Nationwide Teacher Shortage
Caterina Erlinger, News Editor • October 16, 2022

Around the country, teachers are leaving their profession in droves. Many cite a lack of substantial pay, COVID, and increased pressure from parents.    This trend has not left Park City High School untouched.    Two...

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Should We Really Give Thanks?
Should We Really Give Thanks?
Asher "Benji" Levine, Staff Writer • November 17, 2022

A national holiday is dedicated to the sole purpose of giving thanks, but what are we really giving thanks for?    In 1789, George Washington declared Thursday, November 26th “Day of Publick Thanksgivin'.”...

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NOVEMBER CROSSWORD
NOVEMBER CROSSWORD
Izzy Morris, Staff Writer • November 15, 2022

You know the drill. Fill out the November-themed crossword below. If you get them all right, you win a $10 gift card to Starbucks.   Email completed entries to bhutchinson23@pcstudents.us. If you win first,...

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Dear Isaiah Advice Column, Volume Three
Dear Isaiah Advice Column, Volume Three
Isaiah November 15, 2022

Dear Isaiah, I'm very much done with school and extremely burnt out. How shall I move forward?!?!?!?! Sincerely, your average hot-mess student Dear Average hot mess student, First of all, I would take one day a week...

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A Review of Newsies
A Review of Newsies
Brent Allan Johnson, Editor-at-large • November 28, 2022

I saw Newsies twice. I went to watch the show on Friday night and the matinee show on Saturday.   Newsies was a successful show, and while the Saturday show was riddled with technical problems–mic...

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The album cover for The Backseat Lovers sophomore album, Waiting to Spill. The album released on October 28, 2022.
Waiting to Spill Album Review
Brent Allan Johnson, Editor-at-large • November 17, 2022

I found The Backseat Lovers, a Utah band formed in Salt Lake City, through an Apple Music recommendation. My love for them started with their single “Maple Syrup,” which would soon belong to their...

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Park Citys Varsity Jazz obliterates the stage with their rhythms and noises on October 11th. Photo credit: Brewster Hutchinson
Park City High School’s Musicians Deserve Your Support
Izzy Morris, Staff Writer • October 21, 2022

As the end of October nears, the topic of chatter revolves around the end of the quarter and the upcoming Halloween festivities. However, a series of underrated events also occur at this time, and they...

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