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Senior shines both on the track and in the classroom

After finishing 28th out of 200 runners in the Nike Cross Nationals meet on Dec. 3, the most competitive high school cross country race in the nation, senior Glennis Murphy was not pleased. “I wasn’t really happy with my results; it was just mediocre,” Murphy said. “I wanted to do a lot better but I […]

Not Alone

Locally produced suicide documentary screened at Redwood for first time

By: Sabrina Dong   On a Wednesday in November,  Redwood students chattered excitedly, working on projects, filling out worksheets or writing essays. Amid all this, however, one class fell silent. In room 521, the fifth period students of Ms. Maxwell’s AP Photography class and Mr. Hirsch’s Psychology class sat captivated by a film rolling from […]

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Risk-seeking junior glides through the sky

    All young children have dreamed of being able to fly at some point in their lives. For most kids, the dream was fleeting. However, junior Ryan Brady has turned it into a reality. It happened by chance— he was browsing YouTube one day when a video caught his eye. A cop was chasing […]

Playing the piano, senior Parker Addison practices the songs within his album while in the Advanced Performance Workshop classroom.

Senior shows introspection on new album ‘Reflections’

“Everyday, when he’s gone to crew before school and then back to crew after school, the first thing Parker does is go over to the piano and start playing. It’s just part of his way of doing things,” said Marci Addison, mother of senior Parker Addison. Parker released his new album “Reflections” onto Soundcloud, Spotify, […]

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News


Marin County waits to decide if sale of marijuana will be legalized

Despite California’s passage of Proposition 64, which legalized the usage of recreational marijuana for adults above the age of 21, the entirety of the bill and its ramifications will not be considered by the Marin County Board of Supervisors until 2018. Marin County’s cannabis webpage has an announcement that states, “The County of Marin does […]

Sports


Redwood Giants declaw Ukiah Wildcats behind Kress’ 13 points

The boys’ varsity basketball team had a strong outing today, beating the Ukiah Wildcats 60-37 in a blowout win. The Giants began the game slowly but were quickly able to regain their composure midway through the first quarter and had a strong lead going into the half.  Senior Chris Kress led the Giants with 13 […]

Opinion


UnPresidented: Trump fails to deal with business entanglements

Amid tweet-storms and controversial comments and speeches given at an unprecedented “Thank You Tour,” it seems that all president-elect Donald Trump’s been doing is communicating with the American public. However, one type of communication between the country and the president-elect has been noticeably absent. Until last Wednesday, it had been half a year since Trump […]

Culture


‘Sherlock’ season four thrills with mind-boggling plot twists

Viewers have waited three years for the highly-anticipated fourth season of BBC’s “Sherlock” to finally air this January, and the wait paid off. As a dedicated fan, I had high expectations going into this season, and luckily it did not disappoint. “Sherlock” went beyond what I could have ever imagined, each episode more intense than […]

Review


‘Sherlock’ season four thrills with mind-boggling plot twists

Viewers have waited three years for the highly-anticipated fourth season of BBC’s “Sherlock” to finally air this January, and the wait paid off. As a dedicated fan, I had high expectations going into this season, and luckily it did not disappoint. “Sherlock” went beyond what I could have ever imagined, each episode more intense than […]