The Slow Rush: Music Review

By Hannah Butler  Tame Impala’s new album “The Slow Rush” was released in February 2020. You might have heard their song, “Borderline,” as it became a huge hit sound...

Designated Survivor: Series Review

By Natalia Ahrens  With it being election season, I thought it would be fitting to write about a series on Netflix called “Designated Survivor.” After...

California wildfires wreck the west

By Alex Goodloe  California wildfire forced evacuation of 60,000 people in Orange County on Monday, Oct. 26. The blaze started around 6 a.m. in the area of Santiago Canyon...

Amy Coney Barrett sworn in as next SCOTUS Justice

By Alex Goodloe   Amy Coney Barrett will fill the seat of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died in September, 2020. Democrats made numerous attempts to postpone the vote but ran...

Mask Mandate in effect in McPherson

By Eli Jordan  On Oct. 28, 2020, the McPherson City Council elected to reinstate the mask ordinance in the city of McPherson. The previous mask mandate expired Sept. 8,...

How COVID Has Affected Restaurants

By Hannah Butler  Since March, restaurants have been hit hard by the effects the pandemic has had on the world. Lock-down had a lot of small...

Transgender advocates scared for election

By Alex Goodloe With the election buzz, Transgender advocates are starting to have mixed emotions. They are hoping for President Donald Trump’s defeat but also fear for the future...

How Previous Hard Times Compare to Now

By Brittany Merkel and Shannon Russell Throughout history, at one point or another, every generation has faced tragedy. Since some nursing homes are closed...

The Spectator Volume 105, Issue 2

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How Dr. Becki Bowman sees this year

By Meghan Smith Throughout my college career, one professor has stood out to me, and that was Dr. Becki Bowman. Bowman has an autoimmune disease which has led her...