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Norway Tops Medal Count at 2018 Olympics

Norway Tops Medal Count at 2018 Olympics

Evan Spinney, Reporter

March 14, 2018

Norway’s Pyeongchang olympic heroes made history and were the overall top medal winners. Home to just over five-million people, Norway is not a global power. But with 39 total medals, this small country set a new national record. They’ve always been winning-Norway’s been in the top six in total medals in every winter oly...

North, South Korea to March as One at 2018 Olympic Games

North, South Korea to March as One at 2018 Olympic Games

Kieran Hogan, Section Editor World/Politics

February 9, 2018

North and South Korea will officially march under one flag at the upcoming 2018 Winter Olympics, announced the South on Wednesday. The decision comes as a major diplomatic achievement for the two states, just weeks after their first diplomatic talks in two years, according to the NY Post. In addition,...

North and South Korea to march under one flag at 2018 Winter Olympics

North and South Korea to march under one flag at 2018 Winter Olympics

Claire Strucko, Copy Editor

January 26, 2018

Officials from North and South Korea met Wednesday for a third round of talks and announced both countries will march under the Korean Unification Flag at the 2018 Winter Olympics. Athletes from the rival Koreas paraded together behind a single flag for the first time at the opening ceremony of t...

Brazil Picked to Host Summer Olympics, Problems Follow

Brazil Picked to Host Summer Olympics, Problems Follow

July 5, 2016

By: Natalie Norman-Kehe Although many problems occurred within the mere months before the 2016 Olympic Games, the International Olympic Committee chose Rio De Janeiro to be the official host of the games.    In 2009, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil was chosen to host the 2016 Summer Olympics games ...

The Hershey Company Sponsors Team USA

The Hershey Company Sponsors Team USA

July 2, 2016

By: Emily Tubbs Team USA will have plenty of chocolate for the next five years. The Hershey Company officially announced a five-year partnership with the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) and will serve as an official sponsor for Team USA on October 14, 2015. Hershey will also support ...

Zika fears threaten summer Olympics in Rio, Brazil

Zika fears threaten summer Olympics in Rio, Brazil

May 26, 2016

By: Maddie O’Shea Outbreaks. Fear. Chaos. All these words define the threat that health officials to athletes feel about the upcoming Summer Olympics held in South America. Despite efforts of containment, the Zika virus continues to flourish throughout Brazil, and with Rio de Janeiro being...

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