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    Surviving a court-ordered move
    Veronica (V): “We need to talk it is very important” Me (M): “Can I stay or no. Paulino isn’t gonna pick me up
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    Living with hearing aids
    One day, I lost both of my hearing aids and I had to go to middle school unable to hear almost anything. I could not fin
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    Brecken Panse: Her diving comeback
      Only two months into dive season, Jr. Brecken Panse got a concussion during soccer practice. Her teammate threw a
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    Know when you need help
    If you look around the halls at West Ottawa High School you’ll see students desperately writing  essays that are due
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    Hamilton Education Project
    “The entire performance was amazing. It was a powerful piece, Tegan’s death and Gloria’s reaction to it was heart-
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    Pass the JUUL
    “It’s scary how addicting it is to vape because now I feel like I have to rely on it. It’s apart of my everyday ro

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The West Ottawan is a publication run by journalism students at West Ottawa High School in Holland, Michigan.

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