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The Occidentalist

Kate Zanavich

Kate Zanavich, Staff Writer

Kate Zanavich is a senior that joined the newspaper this year. She is a staff writer. She likes to hunt, fish and go out to shop. She is a part of the Early Childhood Education program and loves working with children. She hopes to become a sign language interpreter and work with kids who have autism. She has a huge passion for helping people around her.

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COVID Vaccine Open to 16 and Older

Kate Zanavich, Staff Writer April 30, 2021

COVID vaccines open up to 16 and older, which means many high school students are eligible for the vaccine.  Junior Cole Maxson has a very strong opinion on getting the COVID vaccine and believes if...

Henry with his certificate for his position. Photo Courtesy of Henry Melcher

Essential Worker Gets His COVID Vaccine Shot

Kate Zanavich, Staff Writer April 15, 2021

  Crashing and falling while skiing is a pretty scary incident, junior Henry Melcher who works as a  Ski Patroller, also known as an OEC technician, can help assist to make sure that skiers are safe....

Changes in the Past Year Causes Changes in Resolution

Kate Zanavich, Staff Writer January 4, 2021

  “New year, new me” is the quote that is mentioned every year. As New Year comes, people are figuring out what their New Year resolutions are or what goals they are wanting to achieve. New year resolutions...

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