Our Representatives: 8th House District
Nov 12, 2017
Mono County is in Mono County's 8th District in the House of Representatives, represented by Paul Cook. Learn about the district, our representative, and how activism has changed the political makeup of the district in recent years.
Play Review: The Crucible
Nov 06, 2017
This past Thursday, October 19th, almost all of Lee Vining High School’s senior and junior classes traveled to Mammoth to watch the Edison Theater’s The Crucible, adapted from Arthur Miller. Because both of these classes (AP English and English 11/12) just finished reading the profoundly dramatic play, seeing the play in real life helped students gain a better understanding of the work as a whole.
Winter 2017 Outlook: Much is Uncertain
Oct 01, 2017
Forecasters are being very cautious about this year's winter outlook, after last year's forecast missed by a lot. We interviewed Howard Scheckter and the National Climate Prediction Center's Jon Gottschalk to find out what they think is in store for this winter.
Small School, Big Team Spirit
Sep 29, 2017
Over this Labor Day weekend, Lee Vining High School’s Junior Varsity and Varsity volleyball teams competed at the Trona Tournament for their first and second games of the year. Both teams did amazingly well, with Junior Varsity getting 6th place and Varsity winning 3rd place overall.
Nov 11, 2017
After the tragic shooting in Las Vegas, many questions are being asked about gun control, and there are renewed concerns that the United States does not have strict enough laws about not only who can get a gun, but what kinds of accessories and weapons should be legal.
Sep 28, 2017
After an intense protest/battle in Charlottesville about the removal of a statue of Robert E. Lee (pictured above), there have been calls for the removal of other such statues and other tributes to the Confederacy across the nation. A look at where Confederate monuments are, what they represent, and why (or why not) they should be taken down.
LVHS Haunted House 2017
Nov 17, 2017
This year the High School’s Haunted House at the Halloween Carnival on October 27 had much shorter lines, but brought in more than 150 people to experience the fright. It was a great success, and LVHS hopes next year will be even better.
Student Profile: Andrea Santillan
Nov 15, 2017
A profile of Andrea Santillan, who has been a mystery ever since she came to this school. Quietly doing her work, Andrea is not someone whose personality is obvious to other students.
People V. Nature - Mary Austin Fifth Place 2017
Nov 02, 2017
This essay by Ben Trefry won fifth place in the 2017 Mary Austin writing contest, arguing that the best parts of the Sierra Nevada mountains are the least-traveled, from the perspective of an avid cross-country hiker who prefers to stay off the trail.