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New year, same you

It’s finally 2017, which means it’s the time of year that many people desire to improve themselves, their lives, and relationships through resolutions. However, hardly any resolutions are actually kept.

Refugee Ban: Obama vs. Trump

This past Friday, President Trump closed the nation’s borders to refugees around the world.

Trump says “you’re fired” to Sally Yates: A step away from democracy and women’s rights

Sally Yates, an Obama-appointed Attorney General (AG), was released from her position as a result of her refusal to comply with Trump’s recent “Muslim ban.” Trump said “you’re fired” to her on Jan 30th, with a White House Statement released that said she ‘betrayed’ the Department of Justice on the same day.

Beavers blow Jaguars out of water

The Beaverton Swim program anchored yet another victory Thursday night, January 19, at home against Century High School. The Beavers demolished the Jaguars with a whopping final score of 115-40, their most impressive triumph of the year, despite Century’s modest group of competitors. This was Beaverton’s third win of the season out of their five total meets.

2016’s most missed: famous people who died

Among the number of people whose lives were taken last year, many faces were remembered among the crowds of fans. Here are four of the people whose legacies will be remembered for decades to come.