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The states losing seats after the 2020 Census are largely clustered in the Midwest and Tristate area.

The 2020 Census and Colorado’s Redistricting

Hannah Cohen, Staff writer May 12, 2021

On Monday, April 26, 2021, the Census Bureau released the results from the prolonged 2020 Census. Among the redistribution in the House of Representatives, Colorado gained a seat, which will be distributed...

Senior Car Parade: Sunday, May 16 at 9 a.m.

Senior Car Parade: Sunday, May 16 at 9 a.m.

Akasha Brahmbhatt, Editor-in-Chief May 5, 2021

The 2020-21 school year has been entirely different than any other. With online learning, no homecoming or haunted house, an unexpected sports season and many beloved traditions canceled, the class...

With up to three feet of snow falling in Boulder over the weekend and more in the forecast for Tuesday, BVSD has announced a snow day for March 16.

BVSD Announces Snow Day on Tuesday, March 16

Elliote Muir, Editor-in-Chief March 15, 2021

After a much-anticipated storm has left Boulder County covered in up to three feet of snow, Boulder Valley School District (BVSD) announced on Monday night that Tuesday, March 16, will be a snow day for...

Centaurus High School is located just a short distance from downtown Lafayette.

Centaurus High School on Lockdown, Police Determine False Alarm

Isabel Oliver, Features Editor March 3, 2021

Late this morning, Wednesday, March 3, 2021, Centaurus High School in Lafayette, Colorado, went on lockdown after a teacher reported hearing what sounded like gunshots. Students attending hybrid learning...

Black Box will be live-streamed on Friday, January 15th. Drawings are done by Leo Serveter, Graphic via Rachel Zaring.

Black Box is Back and Better Than Ever

Isabel Oliver, Features Editor January 10, 2021

Virtual Black Box will be premiered LIVE at 6:00 pm MST on Friday, January 15th, at the Troupe60 Boulder youtube channel. The show is free and a great way to support Boulder High students, actors, directors...

The U.S. Capitol Building was breached in an attempt to stop the certification of 2020 election results.

What on Earth Just Happened?

Halie Leland, Staff writer January 7, 2021

Thousands of Trump supporters stormed the Capitol Building in Washington D.C. on the afternoon of Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, following President Donald Trump’s speech in retaliation of the congressional...

What should you know about the COVID-19 vaccine?

Akash’s COVID Corner: Everything You Should Know About the New COVID Vaccines

Akash Woods, Staff writer December 11, 2020

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, everybody has been waiting for a vaccine to come out so we can start returning to our normal lives. Since the start of November, three vaccines have started seeking approval...

After a long and uncertain election day Coloradans took to the streets to protest the current government and law enforcement systems.

Denver Protests Call Into Question Tactics Used By Police and Demonstrators

Amelia Chapman and Ella Webber November 19, 2020

On Wednesday, Nov. 4, anarchist protesters, brought together by a post on the Colorado Springs Anti-Fascists’ Twitter account, gathered at Cheeseman Park in Denver, Colorado to advocate for total police...

BVSD seems to finally be listening to students calling for change when it comes to sexual violence prevention and support.

BVSD Updates Title IX Policy

Isabel Oliver, Features Editor November 19, 2020

If you’re a consistent subscriber to The Owl, you may have already heard of district-wide movements like BVSD Survivors and Redefine Title IX that have been calling for BVSD to make changes to their...

On Nov. 6, Boulder County will move into Level 3: Safer at Home.

Boulder Moves Into Level Three: Safer at Home

Gracie Lee, Staff writer November 12, 2020

On Friday, Nov. 6, Boulder County will move into Level Orange: Safer at Home. The transition comes after health officials saw a large surge in COVID-19 cases in October.  Safer At Home, the third of...

The 2020 election has been a crazy's a breakdown.

Election Breakdown

Keegan Jack, Webmaster and Social Media Director November 4, 2020
There's no doubt that this election has been full of unexpected twists. Here's a breakdown of everything that has happened so far.
A sight many school-goers had hoped they'd left in the past.

Boulder High Shuts Down In-Person Learning

Halie Leland, Staff writer October 29, 2020

Boulder High will be returning to remote learning for all students from Thursday, October 29, 2020, to Thursday, November 12, 2020, a recent email from Dr. James Hill states. This halt comes after four...

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