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Fairview Remodeling Plans Unveiled--Eliminate All Windows

David Hirschhorn | Dec 8 2016 | in Humor

Many students have been curious for a long time of what will happen with the extra money that BVSD schools gain...

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8 Ways to Stop the College Talk

Sara McCrea | Dec 7 2016 | in Humor

Hey seniors! Have you started to dread family events? Does talking to any of your parents’ friends, or any adults rather, only result in the same tedious conversation? The Royal Banner is here to help you out. Here are 8 foolproof ways to respond when someone asks you, “So how’s that college application process going?” 1. Start on a long rant about a topical issue on college campuses. <...

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Spirit Week!

Avery Monette and David Hirschhorn | Dec 6 2016 | in Student News

Hey Fairview, we’ve got some breaking news for you: it is Spirit Week! While we have already had one Spir...

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Club Spotlight: Rock Climbing Club

Grace Hedlund | Dec 6 2016 | in Sports

The Rock Climbing Club is exactly what it sounds like, a whole lot of climbing.   They climb twice a week and have a one meeting per week. The club has been around for almost five years but has been much more active these past three years.   “I joined it when I was a freshman and it’s grown in popularity over the years,” junio...

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The Consequences of Stealing

Emma O'Leary | Dec 3 2016 | in Student News

There are usually one or two cases of theft per month at the King Soopers at the Table Mesa Shopping Center by Fairview students, according to Assistant Principal Ross Sutter. Sutter said that students stealing from King Soopers has always occurred and is not a new phenomenon.   According to Sutter, the students and parents are not aware of the consequences that come as a result of theft fro...

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Which Teams Will Make the NFL Playoffs?

David Hirschhorn and Avery Monette | Nov 30 2016 | in OP-ED

We are more than halfway through this NFL season and it has proved to be very interesting. Every year, we see some surprise teams ...

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Nooks and Crannies: The Scoop on Beans

Kaitlin Dailey | Nov 25 2016 | in Entertainment

Though not uncharted territory, coffeeshops are a crucial part of the high school experience, most prominently during the season of loaded assignments and colder days. Though Starbucks are everywhere and Pumpkin Spice Latte season has begun, authentic Boulder shops offer better coffee, culture, and overall experience. Alpine Modern: Best Aesthetic Its location is next to a cemetery, which only add...

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Aida: The Good, The Bad, The Great

Chloe Cope and Anya Aidun | Nov 16 2016 | in Entertainment

Fairview’s Aida faced a few obstacles (concerning casting and stage scenery) during its production, but it certainly prevailed. Despite the controversy over the traditionally African roles played by white students, acting and singing (especially the singing!) dissipated any doubts in our minds on the casting choices. (Please note that we saw the musical on Thursday and Saturday night, so we only saw the perfo...

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Volleyball Season Recap

Avery Monette | Nov 16 2016 | in Sports

The state championship tournament has come to an end, and for the knights, the outcome may not have been what they wanted or expected but was a very successful season all things considered.   Girls volleyball reached the State championship in November of last year but was sadly swept by Cherokee Trail in the final game of the season. Having multiple returning varsity players from last year ha...

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Spirit Week!

Avery Monette and David Hirschhorn | Dec 6 2016 | in Student News

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Times Ne...

The Consequences of Stealing

Emma O'Leary | Dec 3 2016 | in Student News

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There are usually one or two cases of theft per month at the King Soopers at the Table Mesa Shopping Center by Fairview students, accord...

The Fringe Festival: A Celebration of the Arts

Emma O'Leary, Anya Aidun and Kate Martin | Nov 9 2016 | in Student News

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The Fringe Festival took place the week of October 24th through 28th and brought the Arts Department into the spotlight with a full wee...

Sports

Club Spotlight: Rock Climbing Club

Grace Hedlund | Dec 6 2016 | in Sports

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The Rock Climbing Club is exactly what it sounds like, a whole lot of climbing.   They clim...

Volleyball Season Recap

Avery Monette | Nov 16 2016 | in Sports

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The state championship tournament has come to an end, and for the knights, the outcome may not have been what they wanted or expected bu...

Fall Sports Recap

David Hirschhorn and Sage Rose | Nov 15 2016 | in Sports

Over one month ago, the Royal Banner Staff and Principal Stensrud gave each of ...

OP-ED

Which Teams Will Make the NFL Playoffs?

David Hirschhorn and Avery Monette | Nov 30 2016 | in OP-ED

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The Electoral College: Disrupted Democracy

Carter Hanson | Nov 16 2016 | in OP-ED

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Last week, Donald Trump was elected to be the 45th president of the United States. This label may be misleading, as it implies that thes...

Editorial: The Voting Age Should Be Lowered to 16

Sara McCrea | Nov 9 2016 | in OP-ED

In the 1985 cult classic, “The Breakfast Club,”smart and nerdy 16-year-old Brian Johnson is asked why he has fake identifi...

Entertainment

Nooks and Crannies: The Scoop on Beans

Kaitlin Dailey | Nov 25 2016 | in Entertainment

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Though not uncharted territory, coffeeshops are a crucial part of the high school experience, most prominently during the season of load...

Aida: The Good, The Bad, The Great

Chloe Cope and Anya Aidun | Nov 16 2016 | in Entertainment

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Fairview’s Aida faced a few obstacles (concerning casting and stage scenery) during its production, but it certa...

Choir Performs at the Buell Concert Hall

Patrick Stachniak | Nov 4 2016 | in Entertainment

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Saturday, October 15th, the choir performed at a concert at Denver center for Performing Arts, in the Buell Hall, with the Annie Moses b...

Humor

Fairview Remodeling Plans Unveiled--Eliminate All Windows

David Hirschhorn | Dec 8 2016 | in Humor

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Times Ne...

8 Ways to Stop the College Talk

Sara McCrea | Dec 7 2016 | in Humor

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Hey seniors! Have you started to dread family events? Does talking to any of your parents’ friends, or any adults rather, only res...

Cookie Culprit Part 2

Carter Hanson | Nov 14 2016 | in Humor

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A few weeks ago, Jonas Williamswelt dropped a cookie on a reference book in the library. This initiated a heated discussion between the ...

Multimedia

November Issue Teaser - Vermin Supreme

Carter Hanson | Nov 2 2016 | in Multimedia

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  Our November ELECTION ISS...

Election Spot the Difference Answers

Noah Finer and Carter Hanson | Oct 13 2016 | in Multimedia

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  SPOILERS BELOW! Don't read if you haven't tried the spot the difference yet in the election issue! &nbs...

Trump and Hillary's Fairview Adventure

Noah Finer and Cormac Dowling | Oct 12 2016 | in Multimedia

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