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Tornado sweeps Dekalb

by Reanna Comiso Assistant to the Editors   Two people are dead and 20 are left injured after a category EF-4 tornado hit the small town of Fairdale, Il, in the northwestern corner of Dekalb County. The tornado hit on April 9, following a wave of large thunderstorms. An EF-4 tornado is a tornado that […]

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Winter exits Lemont

by Reanna Comiso Assistant to the Editors   Just in time for spring break, temperatures began to increase on March 9, reaching a high of 51 degrees Fahrenheit in the Chicagoland area. With spring officially beginning on March 20, the Chicagoland area and the rest of the Midwest received an early glimpse of spring. With […]

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The Cold Never Bothered Lemont Anyway

by Chloe Mars Guest News Writer    On Wednesday, Jan, 7 LHS stayed open, despite the surrounding schools and districts closing. LHS students came to school facing the below zero temperatures and wind chill factors. While some students may have held a cool attitude due to the lack of a day off, others didn’t seem to mind. Junior […]

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Halloween Snowdown

Nick Lambrakis Guest News Writer   For the first time since 1993, snow has fallen on Halloween day in Lemont. Though Chicago is not known to have tropical breezes in late October, there have only been five instances in which Chicagoans have awoken to snow on Oct. 31st, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric […]

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