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2021 WBND JH Softball Team

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Front (l-r): Zoey Davis, Myah Zurita, Grace Nichols, Bailey Hayes, Addi Brockway. Second: Shyann Hocking, Lacie Felkins, Chloee Gibbs, Aubrey Hesler, Tannisyn Christofferson, Macy Tripp, Lilly Blindt.
Third: Makyla Marsden, Gwen White, Hannah Schuldt, Logan Skerik, Aubrey Allen, Mary Joyce, Madelyn Thomas.
Back: Coach Lynette Van Scoy, Carli Cline, Jayonna Hiley, Kyleigh Applegate, Coach Danielle Williams.
Not Pictured: Alexis Brookhiser, Emma Harris.
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Liberty Winning?

“Thanks to property rights and free markets, humanity has achieved prosperity and freedom that our ancestors hardly dreamed about. For most of history, kings and tyrants ruled. They took and kept slaves, confiscated property, and waged decades-long wars.”
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Ted Nugent tests positive for COVID-19 after calling pandemic a ‘scam’

“I have had flu symptoms for the last 10 days and I thought I was dying…” said the 72-year old Ted Nugent.

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WB-ND Varsity Track 2021

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Front (l-r): Elise Oleson, Kennedy Ritter, Lauren Krogmeier, Jada Wiseman, Sydney Marlow, Kerrigan Belger, Kathryn Stephens, Josie Bentz. Second: Chloe Diewold, Abigail Bence, McKenna Marlow, Riley Richards, Lauren Summers, Logan Kelley, Brynn Logan, Hayley Miller. Third: Amiya Davis, Jenna Bentz, Amelia Schwenker, Nadiya Jones, Ava Parkins, Breck McVey, Rowan Willeford. Fourth: Hadley Augustine, Maisey Belger, Jia Qian Liu, Reyna Schafer, Kelli Orth, Ashi Pennaka, Isabella Blaufuss. Not pictured: Raigan Munson, Landry Begner. Back row: Asst. Coaches Josh Osborn & Corey Lamm, Head Coach Mike Gurius, Asst. Coaches Ryan Ritter & Jay Eilers.
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Front (l-r): Lucas Johnson, Caden Schwenker, Carson Chiprez, Alexander Etchison, Sage Eggar, Ryne Rogers. Second: Jace Figuereo, Alex Abouasaly, Travain Donaldson, Sam West, Kenyon Baker, Jackson Riley. Third: Dylan Kipp, Grant Boal, Brian Newberry, Kendell Baker, Anthony Hoffman, Brady Oleson, Zachary Webb. Fourth: Evan Eilers, Jordan Nupp, Ethan Eilers, Tyler Burch, Brady Heuvelmann, Josh Smith. Not pictured: Cole Bedenbender, Gediyon Boal, Dawson Gach, Noah Race, Kaysean Rice, Lance Steinhoff. Back row: Asst. Coaches Josh Osborn & Mike Gurius, Head Coach Corey Lamm, Asst. Coaches Ryan Ritter & Jay Eilers.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Varsity Track Team for 2021
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Capitalism Wins

More and more, it seems people find it difficult to defend capitalism—even those who benefit from it most. But former US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley takes a refreshingly different view: she thinks we should double down on it. Here’s why.
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Tigers top Nikes, 72-63

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New London’s Blaise Porter (21) takes it to the hoop against Notre Dame Friday night in Burlington. New London defeated Notre Dame, 72-63.
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Notre Dame’s Sam Brueck (4) shoots over New London’s Blaise Porter (21) and Kade Benjamin (35) Friday night in Burlington. New London defeated Notre Dame, 72-63.
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New London’s Kade Benjamin (35) delivers the ball to the basket against Notre Dame Friday night in Burlington. New London defeated Notre Dame, 72-63.
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New London’s Caydin Wahls (11) looks to pass around Notre Dame’s Mathew Johnson (3) Friday night in Burlington. New London defeated Notre Dame, 72-63.
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No. 10 Notre Dame Tops Mediapolis, 64-40

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Notre Dame’s Megan Harrell (5) drives the lane against Mediapolis during a Southeast Iowa Super Conference Shootout game Friday night in Burlington. No. 10 Class 1A Notre Dame defeated Mediapolis, 64-40.
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Mediapolis’ Payton Bush (1) shoots over Notre Dame’s Karli Artman (3) during a Southeast Iowa Super Conference Shootout game Friday night in Burlington. No. 10 Class 1A Notre Dame defeated Mediapolis, 64-40.
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WB’s Jackson & Boyd sign to play Football

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West Burlington High School Seniors Marvion Jackson (left of center) and Kenyon Boyd (right of center) sign letters of Intent to play college football. Marvion Jackson (left) signs with Missouri Western State University in St. Joseph, Missouri and Kenyon Boyd (right) signs with Ellsworth Community College in Iowa Falls, Iowa Wednesday afternoon in West Burlington. Pictured from left, Tanekee Jackson (mother), Marvion Jackson, Kenyon Boyd, Tracy Linden (mother) and Emma Burtlow (niece).
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Why Are Utilities So Expensive?

The cost of producing electricity has dropped significantly in the last decade. So why haven’t we seen those price drops reflected in our electricity bills? Charles McConnell, former Assistant Secretary of Energy in the Obama Administration, answers this riddle.
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Your car is watching: Here’s what your vehicle knows about you

CLICK HERE: Researchers looked into how much data your car tracks on you, and what they came up with is pretty shocking. It turns out your car tracks a ton of data — some of which can be accessed by criminals. Here’s what you need to know.

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