• December 1D303 returns to remote learning for December.
  • December 1Kane County moves to Tier-3 restrictions.
  • November 11Biden is announced as the President-elect of the United States.
Johns Hopkins University (pictured) is one of many colleges that has adopted a test-optional policy for the Class of 2025. Photo courtesy of

Applying To College During A Pandemic?

Kai Huang, Staff Writer
December 11, 2020

December “Thumbs”

Jeff Pape, Editor-In-Chief
December 9, 2020
Graphic designed by Chloe Ladines.

December “Zoom Zingers”

Jeff Pape and Katie Kempff
December 9, 2020
The Electoral College has long been a hallmark of American democracy.  But with attempts at its destruction in 2005 and 2016--as well as Trump's loss of the popular vote in the last election--some Americans are now asking the question,

Why Do We Have The Electoral College, And Should We Get Rid Of It?

Jeff Pape, Editor-In-Chief
November 19, 2020
The St. Charles Police Department's new headquarters stands at 1515 W Main Street.  Photo by Jeff Pape.

St. Charles Police Respond to Recent Rise in Racial Tensions

Jeff Pape, Editor-In-Chief
October 29, 2020
United States President Donald Trump and Democratic Presidential candidate and former US Vice President Joe Biden faced off in the final presidential debate at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee, on Oct. 22.

Decision 2020

Harry Graham, News Editor
October 28, 2020
Graphic designed by Chloe Ladines.


Jeff Pape and Katie Kempff
October 28, 2020


Jeff Pape, Editor-In-Chief
October 25, 2020
Senior Jeff Pape shares his frustration with the SAT testing cancellations.

College Board Has Got to Do Better

Jeff Pape, Editor
August 17, 2020
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