McHenry High School's student-written and -edited newspaper

The McHenry Messenger

McHenry High School's student-written and -edited newspaper

The McHenry Messenger

McHenry High School's student-written and -edited newspaper

The McHenry Messenger

Kaitlyn Wenzel

Kaitlyn Wenzel, Staff Writer

Kaitlyn is a senior at McHenry High School's West Campus. She spends majority of her free time writing or reading. Kaitlyn is looking forward to being able to work with a new variety of people and branch out her interests. 

Illustration by: Abby Wenzel

 

All content by Kaitlyn Wenzel
Kaitlyn Wenzel

Kaitlyn Wenzel

May 13, 2021
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Freshman Daniel Thomas stands outside of West Campus with his Greentastic climate agreement. Thomas penned the agreement with environmental club in an attempt to make a positive change at MCHS.

Making the world a greener place

April 29, 2021
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Voting laws passed in the past two months are in response to unsubstantiated fears of voting fraud stoked during the 2020 presidential election. Voting rights activists worry that some laws, including those that restrict people from being given water and food while waiting in line to vote, may limit voter turnout.

States pass controversial voting laws

April 26, 2021
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Dr. Jeff Prickett has been the principal of East Campus since 2017, and changed the culture of the building in many ways. Pricket will continue to put relationships at the forefront as he becomes the principal of both the upper and lower campuses starting during the 2021-22 school year.

Defining greatness

April 26, 2021
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Gisselle Sandoval serves the birdie over the net during a badminton practice on February 16 in the West Campus Main Gym. The team’s first match takes place on February 22.

Back in the swing of things

March 3, 2021
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Though vaping has become popular in the past few years, few have considered the effects of respiratory viruses like COVID-19 on people who vape.

Up in the air

February 19, 2021
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As cases surges in McHenry County, more and more people are taking COVID-19 tests and learning that the process isnt as difficult or scary as it seems.

Acing the test

December 7, 2020
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Signs for local Illinois elections advertise candidates for senate, county board, and other national causes. First time voters around the country cast their ballots in this historical election on November 3.

Voting first, voting historically

November 12, 2020
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