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Chemicals in elementary school water raises concern

Chemicals in elementary school water raises concern

Nick Garvale, Reporter

November 4, 2018

Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) were found only in Robinson Elementary school last week in an annual test held by the Department of environmental quality. The concern, within the school district, is continuing work on the treatment of the water, with the school providing temporary bottled wat...

Taper week begins for swim team

Taper week begins for swim team

Sam Woiteshek, Sports editor

October 24, 2018

As the swimming season dies down for the Grand Haven girls swimming team, the Bucs are not shying away from the pressure. Rather, they are swimming towards it. This 5-day stretch, often referred to as “hell week” by members of team, is where the squad buckles down and prepares for the postseason...

Water polo ready for state tournament

Water polo ready for state tournament

Adam Abraham, Sports Reporter

November 12, 2014

The Grand Haven boys water polo squad punched its ticket to the MWPA state competition after its performance at regionals last Saturday. The Bucs, who fell short of a district title the previous weekend to conference foe Hudsonville, started strong at regionals. Their first win, a 7-2 victory over...