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The Live Wire

The Student News Site of Liberty High School

The Live Wire

In 2005 the US had 8,891 newspapers. At the end of May there were only 6,377 according to US News.

The Death of Newspapers

Leela Strand, Editor-in-Chief
January 31, 2023
Gov. Reynolds introducing her school voucher bill to Iowa Congress

Iowa School Voucher Bill Passed

Piper Kearney, Copy Editor
January 25, 2023
Juice Wrld passed away due to a drug overdose on December 8, 2019.

Losing Legends

Jordyn Smith, Reporter
November 22, 2022
TikToker @samuelperkins24 dressed up as Jeffery Dahmer for a cosplay.

The Ethics of True Crime Media

Kaelyn Rickels, Website Manager, Copy Editor
November 17, 2022
Kanye West’s since deleted tweet led to many antisemitic incidents across the country.

Beyond Kanye West

Megan Quinn , Managing Editor
November 14, 2022
Hundreds of people died due to a crowd crush in the Seoul district Itaewon in South Korea.

Crowd Crush: Itaewon

Addison Pirkl, Website Manager
November 11, 2022
At many theaters, it is common for movies to run in a nearly empty theater (public domain leisure CC0 image).

Movie Theaters, Dying?

Leela Strand, Editor-in-Chief
November 4, 2022
The shooting occurred at the physics department of the University of Iowa.

The Anniversary of the 1991 University of Iowa School Shooting

Madelyn Johnson, Business Manager, Social Media Manager
November 1, 2022
2022 Governor Election

2022 Governor Election

Megan Quinn, Managing Editor
October 19, 2022
In Iran, after the death of Mahsa Amini, women and hijabis alike coined the phrase say her name for their movement.

Iran: Mahsa Amini

Addison Pirkl, Website Manager
October 14, 2022
Welcome to the NESTT

Welcome to the NESTT

Madelyn Johnson, Business Manager, Social Media Manager
October 7, 2022
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