Opinion: Election 2016

//SHAYAN ZARRIN// The reality is starting to kick in. Some people still can’t fathom the fact that Donald Trump will be our president for the next four years. We have elected a xenophobic, racist and sexist president who bragged about raping women. Terrific. This fact has caused many people, including myself to get sick to […]


Trump and Climate Change

//EMMA FRIESEN// During Barack Obama’s presidency there have been significant developments and policies made to attempt to combat global warming. According to, when it comes to clean energy, “the U.S. has increased solar electricity generation by more than ten-fold, and tripled electricity production from wind power.” The Obama administration has also directed government agencies, […]


OPINION: Not Our President

//ERICA VENABLE & EMILY KINNEY// A dark shadow was cast over the United States on November 8th when Donald Trump won the Presidential election. This is a man who ran a campaign based on hatred and fear-and won. For us, and countless other millennials, he will never be our president. When Barack Obama was elected […]


Opinion: Donald Trump, For or Against?

The following articles are two differing views on the 2016 Presidential elect, Donald Trump, from two Mountain Vista Media students.  //SAVANAH HOWARD// I do not believe in discrimination. I do not believe in hate. I do believe that hatred cannot come from one person. Hatred and oppression cannot be forced by a single hand. A country full […]


Anti-Trump Protest Shakes Indianapolis

//CONNER DAVIS, EMMA FRIESEN, LAUREN IRWIN, GANNON RUSHALL & AUSTIN SACK// Anti-Trump Protest Shakes Indianapolis Close to one thousand protesters attended an Anti-Donald Trump rally outside of the Indiana State Capitol tonight, Nov. 12.  Men, women and others who identified as a non-binary gender stood atop the steps outside of the Capitol and spoke to a rowdy […]


Colorado Ballot Measures

//SHAYAN ZARRIN// All the talk is about the general election, and rightfully so. The executive position of president is the most important and the most powerful position in the United States, and this election is obviously one for the ages. However, local elections are also important, and citizens have to elect representatives and senators for […]


Ken Bone

//KEYAHN GOLGOON & JETT CROWSON// Kenneth Bone, an undecided voter who appeared in the presidential town hall debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton has quickly become a social media sensation overnight. He was dubbed the debate mascot soon after he appeared. His discernible red sweater and beautifully crafted mustache have become staples in the […]