• ‘It’s tough to be so close’

    ‘It’s tough to be so close’

    Marc Lamberger, Sports reporter

    March 24, 2015

    Spring break was kind of a balmy for the Lady Trappers. NWC’s basketball women wanted to travel to Salina, Kansas, over spring break, for the NJCAA Division 1 women’s national basketball tournament. They were close to achieving their goal. They needed to achieve the championship of the Region IX... READ MORE »»

    Sophomores Dana Bjorhus, Hattilyn Snyder, Caitlin Clancy, Mandee Christensen and Sarah Nielsen will leave NWC after this semester. They led the Lady Trappers to the semifinal of the Region IX Tournament in Scottsbluff, Neb.

    Chelsea Blake

  • Region title not enough

    Region title not enough

    Marc Lamberger, Sports Reporter

    March 16, 2015

    NWC’s basketball men are on the way to the national tournament in Hutchinson, Kansas. The squad of coach Brian Erickson left Powell at 9 a.m. Saturday morning: a 16-hour-drive was waiting. “I’m very excited and I feel that we are still moving up,” Erickson said. “I like our chances to do... READ MORE »»

  • Budget cuts threaten exchange program with Germany

    Budget cuts threaten exchange program with Germany

    Marc Lamberger, Reporter

    March 10, 2015

    Three hundred years after the first German immigrants settled down in Pennsylvania, U.S. President Ronald Reagan and German Chancellor Helmut Kohl funded a fellowship to foster the cultural exchange between the two countries. The program is called CBYX, short for Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange, a... READ MORE »»

    Enjoyed her time at NWC: Ann-Kristin Hitzemann (M.) of Germany, here with the international students Victoria Haein Kim (l.) and Priscilla Bongungu in spring 2013.

    Ann-Kristin Hitzemann

  • A night for NWC’s history books

    A night for NWC’s history books

    Marc Lamberger, Sports reporter

    March 7, 2015

    NWC's basketball men had to wait almost half a century for this special moment: to win the Region IX championship. On Saturday, March 7th, the waiting came to an end. The Trappers won the regional tournament at Cabre Gym, the first time since 1967. "I'm very proud of are team," said Colin May, a... READ MORE »»

    Captain Colin May enjoys the atmosphere on the court while the cabre crazies are celebrating the team. NWC won 112-86 over Gillette and is Region IX champion 2015.

    Marc Lamberger

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‘It’s tough to be so close’

‘It’s tough to be so close’

Marc Lamberger, Sports reporter

Spring break was kind of a balmy for the Lady Trappers. NWC’s basketball women wanted to travel to Salina, Kansas, over spring break, for the NJCAA Division 1 women’s national basketball tournament. They were close to...  Read More »

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“We went out like champions”

“We went out like champions”

Marc Lamberger, Sports reporter

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Trenkle’s hope and revenge

Trenkle’s hope and revenge

Marc Lamberger, Sports reporter

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‘It’s tough to be so close’

Spring break was kind of a balmy for the Lady Trappers. NWC’s basketball women wanted to travel to Salina, Kansas, over spring break, for the NJCAA...  Read More »

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Fame, conflict and family drama

Luke Tilley, Staff Writer

As grammatically incorrect as its title may be, “He Got Game” is a mostly good basketball movie that delves deep into the lives of the players apart from the game, which...  Read More »

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Emily Drinkwater, Staff Writer
Emily Drinkwater

Staff Writer

Hello, I’m Emily and I am here majoring in Journalism. I have been involved in three high school yearbook publications as the graphic design editor at two high schools as well as editor in chief. I moved...  Read More »

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