The Matador Messenger

Vaping “Outbreak” Leads to 1,300 Lung Injuries and 26 Deaths

Valeria Flores, Jacob Le, and Jack Vento

October 28, 2019

Kathryn DeLoia, A former vaper, age 17, living in Leavenworth Kansas, said “It felt like I was suffocating.'' Kathryn DeLoia was told that her lungs were eighty years older than they were supposed to be. The mysterious vaping ou...

‘Extinct’ Tortoise Rediscovered

Abigail Larsen, Editor-in-Chief

March 21, 2019

Photo Courtesy:   The Galapagos Giant Tortoise, which has been thought to be possibly extinct for 100 years, was recently spotted. The tortoise was found on the island of Fernandina. The tortoise is a female and was spotted on February 17th, but its last sighting bef...

California’s Deadly Fire Has Been Contained

Abigail Larsen, Editor-in-Chief

December 6, 2018

Photo Courtesy: After weeks of fighting the Northern California wildfire, the ‘Campfire’, has finally been contained.   Camp Fire first started its deadly rampage on November eighth and was not contained un...

Miniature Pony Survives Japanese Flood Stranded on Roof

Sarah Field and Eliana Espinoza

July 22, 2018

A miniature pony in Japan, was left on the roof of a house after being washed away by a flood. “Leaf, a therapy animal from Japan, was last seen disappearing into a rain swollen river, leaving behind the flooded farm where she was looked after alongside other animals,” stated metro.c...

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