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Former Chemeketa student makes major league debut

By Michael Eubanks and Alex Seifer It’s the dream many baseball players have but few get to follow through with: playing in the major leagues. For one former Chemeketa student and ballplayer, that dream became a reality on May 17. After more than a decade

Gallery explores the center of the universe

 (Click the arrows on the left and right sides of the photos to change slides in the gallery.) By Abi Lesmeister. Photos by Saul Rodriguez. The word Chemeketa means a place of gathering. For thousands of years, Celilo Falls was a place of gathering for

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New Releases Round-up 5/15 – 5/21

Title: Twin Peaks (season 3) Network: Showtime 26 years after an untimely cancellation, David Lynch’s cult phenomenon is making a return on premium cable, reuniting just about every inhabitant of the titular Pacific Northwest logging town you can remember, with a sizable group of noteworthy

Crime Log 6 May 2017

March 27 Trespass Bldg. 7 At 12:02 p.m., an officer received a call from a Chemeketa staff member regarding a man in the men’s locker room in building 7. The man was already prohibited from being on campus, so several officers responded to the building.

Storm Report: Baseball

It’s mid-spring and the Chemeketa Storm baseball team is nearing the end of its slate of in-conference games. After a strong showing during the non-conference preseason, in which the team accumulated a promising record of 15 wins and six losses, the Storm have gone 11-13

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New Releases Round-up 5/8 – 5/12

Title: Master of None (season 2) Platform: Netflix Since the advent of Louis C.K.’s critically beloved semi-autobiographical series Louie, a rash of shows written by and starring other standups doing similar explorations of their own experiences and worldview in sort-of fictionalized contexts has cropped up,

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New Releases Round-up 4/24 – 4/28

Title: The Circle Director: James Ponsoldt Distributor: EuropaCorp/STX Entertainment James Ponsoldt, performing admirably in the indie film ecosystem for a solid couple of years now (The Spectacular Now, The End of the Tour) moves to an A-lister outing with the help of Tom Hanks and

“Finals Week” finds a new home

Chemeketa Library visitors have all seen it. Some have even run into it. Since 1999, the statue of a rushing student carrying a tall stack of books, titled “Finals Week”, has called the hallway outside of the library on the main campus home. That changed

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New Releases Round-up 4/10 – 4/14

Title: DAMN. Artist: Kendrick Lamar Label: Interscope/Aftermath/TDE If you read our New Releases feature from last week, you may remember that we were fooled along with many other members of the pop culture press into thinking that Kendrick Lamar’s fourth studio album would be released