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Sprite Cranberry Is Holiday Blend with Mixed Reviews

Reese Thwaites, Igaramkin Reporter

December 20, 2019

The friendly, animated face of Lebron James offers anyone and everyone a Sprite Cranberry around this time of the year. Some people feel like it’s overrated and others adore it. Some people feel like the only thing Sprite ...

Pearl Harbor Anniversary: Stories from the War

Colin Kleckner, Igaramkin Editor

December 7, 2019

It was a day that lived in infamy, a day that changed America forever. On December 7, 1941, the Empire of Japan attacked Pearl Harbor Navy Base at Honolulu, Hawaii, as a preemptive measure against the U.S. Navy in the Pacific. ...

Dimond Clubs Contribute to Community

Mauri Butzke, Igaramkin Editor

December 1, 2019

All school year students in community service clubs have been helping around their community. In National Honors Society, members have helped clean up school gardens and assist in timing at swim meets.  Members of Z Club h...

Science Labs Give Students Real-World Perspective

Steve Pekich, Igaramkin Editor

November 7, 2019

Students have been learning in many different ways besides the standard lecture and notes that some are used to. Many students are beginning to see different labs and visuals from some teachers at Dimond, especially in the Sc...

Tabaczka Brings His Love of Teaching and History to Dimond

Zarif Turker, Igaramkin Reporter

November 7, 2019

Nick Tabaczka is a new World History and Alaska Studies teacher who owns two golden retrievers named Charlie and Abby.  Tabaczka was a substitute teacher at a variety of different schools, from elementary schools to high sch...

Suicide Prevention: Awareness Is Important

Sophie Thiele, Igaramkin Reporter

November 7, 2019

Suicide is a huge issue in America, so it’s important to know the statistics and how we can change them. The suicide rate went up more than 30 percent in half the 50 states since 1999, according to the Center of Disease C...

Ratliff Changes Roles, from Teacher to Counselor

Maria Stoyanovska, Igaramkin Reporter

November 7, 2019

      Sometimes change can be intimidating and overwhelming, but interesting as well.        This is what happened to Jennifer Marquardt Ratliff, former Dimond High history teacher, now school counselor.     ...

Inspiration Leads Dimond Students to Bear Apparels

Mauri Butzke, Igaramkin Reporter

November 7, 2019

Inspiration can sprout from anything and anywhere. For one young entrepreneur and  Dimond student, Zavier Hajdukovich, all the inspiration he needed was his two favorite things, bears and colorful designs. Friend and fellow Dimo...

Storyworks Spreads Student Voices

Stevan Pekich, Igaramkin Editor

October 11, 2019

Throughout the next couple of weeks, students may find that an organization called Storyworks has been at Dimond, especially if you are in Dimond English teacher Marcus Reese’s English I or Honors English II classes. Storywor...

Vaping Issue Hits Close to Home

Gwen MacLean, Igaramkin Reporter

October 11, 2019

With the recent vape health upset striking a bit too close to home, Dimond officials and students had something to say about implications that may be seen here in Anchorage.  In an article published by CBS News, it was stated that The Food...