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...

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