• Delta plants seed for new Midland campus

    By Michael Piwowarski, news editor. First it was the Saginaw Center, which broke ground March 26, 2018 on East Genesee Avenue in the downtown area. This year, Delta College is kickstarting the construction of another brand new satellite campus, located in downtown Midland. Delta College president Jean Goodnow stated in a press release that students, educators and employers have been […]

    Delta plants seed for new Midland campus
  • Top 5 events for Easter weekend 2019

    By Ryan Reichard, Arts and Entertainment editor. 1. Stroll under the light of a full moon On Friday, April 19, the Chippewa Nature Center is hosting one of their most popular events: a stroll beneath the full moon. This event is tailor made for those who enjoy spending time in the grandeur of the outdoors. Along the walk, you will […]

    Top 5 events for Easter weekend 2019
  • Retail Roundup: Former car dealer site repurposed for new food truck festival

    By Michael Piwowarski, news editor. Midland Ford was once located at 1303 South Saginaw Rd. Nowadays, you won’t find any Mustangs or Explorers parked at the now-empty lot, as the car dealer moved to a bigger facility on Joe Mann Blvd in 2015, the old one having since been demolished. However, the empty parcel of land will soon be brimming […]

    Retail Roundup: Former car dealer site repurposed for new food truck festival
  • Fall “Crazy in Love” with Beyoncé’s new Netflix special

    By Ryan Reichard, Arts and Entertainment editor. Arguably one of the world’s biggest superstars, Beyoncé Knowles has risen to a status not many celebrities and singers have been able to reach. Since debuting in the ‘90s, Beyoncé has set the tone for performers to come after her. Despite being a global superstar, Beyoncé has been able to keep her private […]

    Fall “Crazy in Love” with Beyoncé’s new Netflix special
  • MiABLE announces “I Will Never Lose” campaign

    By Michael Piwowarski, news editor. SAGINAW – For individuals with disabilities, there is financial help available for tuition, vehicle purchases, health care and other expenses. A new statewide campaign for the MiABLE program titled “I Will Never Lose” has launched. The campaign will encourage children and adults with disabilities, as well as disabled veterans and their families, to open an […]

    MiABLE announces “I Will Never Lose” campaign

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Delta plants seed for new Midland campus

Delta plants seed for new Midland campus

April 18, 2019 at 4:45 PM

Photo courtesy of Delta College press release. By Michael Piwowarski, news editor. First it was the Saginaw Center, which broke ground March 26, 2018 on East Genesee Avenue...

Collegiate Life »

MiABLE announces “I Will Never Lose” campaign

MiABLE announces “I Will Never Lose” campaign

April 16, 2019 at 2:49 PM

Michela Robb, a student at Saginaw Valley State University with cerebral palsy, discusses the financial restraints that come from living with disability at the MiABLE press...

Arts & Entertainment »

Top 5 events for Easter weekend 2019

Top 5 events for Easter weekend 2019

April 18, 2019 at 4:39 PM

Photo credit: pxhere.com By Ryan Reichard, Arts and Entertainment editor. 1. Stroll under the light of a full moon On Friday, April 19, the Chippewa Nature Center is hosting...

Opinion »

Jordan Peele horrifies ‘Us’ again

Jordan Peele horrifies ‘Us’ again

April 10, 2019 at 6:43 PM

Illustration by Lindsay Lang By Kevin Lazzaro, Multimedia Journalist. Jordan Peele’s directorial debut “Get Out” received some of the highest ratings of any horror movie...

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Frustrated Fan: LeBron drowns in hate from Lakers fans

Frustrated Fan: LeBron drowns in hate from Lakers fans

April 10, 2019 at 6:33 PM

Illustration by Maia Wiederhold. By Joe Thornton, editor-in-chief. Dear Lakers Fans, Another year in the books for all of you, and not even a playoff berth to show for it....

Science, Health & Tech »

Great Lakes Restoration Initiative evades budget cut

Great Lakes Restoration Initiative evades budget cut

April 10, 2019 at 5:57 PM

Members of the Saginaw Watershed Initiative Network release lake sturgeon fish into the Tittabawausse river to restore their native environment. (Photo courtesy of the Saginaw...

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Top 5 for the weekend of April 12, 2019

Top 5 for the weekend of April 12, 2019

By Ryan Reichard, Arts and Entertainment editor. 1. “Working 9 to 5” Based off of the iconic 1980 film starring Dolly Parton, a new adaptation is coming to Saginaw Valley State University. Together a group of female coworkers seeks to get even with their sexist boss. Be sure to come out on Friday, April 12 and Saturday, April 13 at […]

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Robin Hood spoof hits bullseye for theater-goers

Robin Hood spoof hits bullseye for theater-goers

By Zach Parfeniuk, reporter. For anyone looking for local entertainment to enjoy this weekend, the Delta College theater program is putting on “The Somewhat True Tale of Robin Hood” until Saturday, April 13 in the lecture theater (Room G160). The play is a comedic spoof of the classic “Robin Hood” tale, with changes that make the play much more audience-interactive. […]

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Jordan Peele horrifies ‘Us’ again

Jordan Peele horrifies ‘Us’ again

By Kevin Lazzaro, Multimedia Journalist. Jordan Peele’s directorial debut “Get Out” received some of the highest ratings of any horror movie in history, currently resting at the number one horror movie on Rotten Tomatoes. It even raked in an academy award for the new director. Fans of the film and Peele’s directorial style have been eagerly awaiting a follow up […]

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Frustrated Fan: LeBron drowns in hate from Lakers fans

Frustrated Fan: LeBron drowns in hate from Lakers fans

By Joe Thornton, editor-in-chief. Dear Lakers Fans, Another year in the books for all of you, and not even a playoff berth to show for it. Yikes. As a Pistons fan, I can relate a little bit to your pain. Both of our teams have been somewhat stagnant for the last couple years. But the reason I feel bad for […]

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Making the Great Lakes great again

Making the Great Lakes great again

By Kelly Winters, multimedia journalist. On Thursday, March 28, thousands of supporters of U.S. president Donald Trump rallied to hear him speak about some of the issues that America is currently facing. Even though the majority of the event was focused on the greater good of America as a whole, he did have some things to say about problems that […]

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John F. Kennedy exhibit makes a stop at Marshall Fredericks Museum

John F. Kennedy exhibit makes a stop at Marshall Fredericks Museum

By Zach Parfeniuk, reporter. When studying American presidents, there are typical names that crop up as the best of the best of our public servants. George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, are all commonly used, but out of our more recent presidents, John F. Kennedy is often thought of as an inspiration for Americans in our day to day lives. […]

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Jake Wright overcomes major shoulder and elbow injuries

Jake Wright overcomes major shoulder and elbow injuries

By Steele Wynne, reporter. An injury to some may be inconvenient, but an injury to an athlete is nearly devastating — an injury can strip players of their ability to participate in a sport they have trained and enjoyed their entire lives. Jake Wright, a sophomore at Delta College and pitcher for the Pioneers baseball team, has experienced this setback […]

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Great Lakes Restoration Initiative evades budget cut

Great Lakes Restoration Initiative evades budget cut

By Zach Parfeniuk, reporter. U.S. president Donald Trump’s March 2019 budget proposal to congress included a 90 percent cut to the funding of the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, going from a current $300 million to just $30 million. However, at his Grand Rapids rally later that month Trump backed off, pledging to everyone in the audience that he would support […]

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Delta College softball comes out swinging

Delta College softball comes out swinging

By Joe Thornton, editor-in-chief. The Delta College softball team has been able to get into the swing of things early, starting the season 15-6 and beginning their conference play with a 6-0 record after beating Henry Ford four times and Alpena twice. This Delta College softball team has shown already that they’re a force to be reckoned with. The success […]

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Our View: Victims of trauma are traumatically not helped

Our View: Victims of trauma are traumatically not helped

Throughout the course of our time as a society, we the people have turned a blind eye to those who have experienced traumatic events. Many times, victims have been left to pick up the pieces of their lives with the judgment of society staring them in the face. The victims have been not only stigmatized, but traumatized as well. We […]

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