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

Kiera Loewe

Kiera Loewe, Social Media Director

Kiera Loewe is a sophomore at McHenry High School's West Campus. She likes hanging out with her friends and family, hiking, shopping, and, of course, writing! Kiera hopes to help the students have a voice and write about a variety of important topics.

Recognition:

Instagram @mchenrymessengr (IJEA)

"Becoming One" (Best of SNO)

All content by Kiera Loewe
The learning ledge on the second floor of the Center for Science, Technology, and Industry waits for students fill its seats starting the 2021-22 school year — the first year that West Campus will be known as the Upper Campus.

Becoming one

May 24, 2021
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While on lockdown during the spring and summer of 2020, many MCHS students had time to think about who they are — including senior Gray Siminak, who discovered something integral about his identity.

Identity investigation

May 20, 2021
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Many students are feeling a little extra anxious returning to school after spending th last year hiding behind a camera.

Behind the mute button

April 22, 2021
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Although it was never officially confirmed, most assume that Olivia Rodrigos hit drivers license was about High School Musical: The Musical: The Series co-star Josh Bassett, who taught her how to drive.

License revoked

February 2, 2021
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Students return to East and West Campus starting January 20, the start of second semester, to begin hybrid learning. As many things return to “normal,” students will need to adhere to new rules involving mask-wearing and social distancing.

Hybrid’s happening

January 20, 2021
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Sophomore Mara Torres plays with her travel game during a soccer tournament this summer despite concerns about COVID-19. With IHSA sports paused or changed, athletes and their have to carefully consider whether to continue travel sport

Outpacing the pandemic

December 8, 2020
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As a social media platform, TikTok is feeds users whatever they are looking for, whether its LGBTQ+ confessionals, iced coffee recipes, hilarious videos, or serious political commentary.

TikTok’s different faces

November 11, 2020
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On October 26, Illinois Governor JB Pritzker speaks at his regular COVID briefing to tell the general public about the latest rising COVID-19 case numbers.

Illinois sees spike in COVID-19 cases

October 27, 2020
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