The Student Newspaper of Bingham High School

The Prospector

The Student Newspaper of Bingham High School

The Prospector

The Student Newspaper of Bingham High School

The Prospector

Understanding our carbon footprint is the first step to reducing it.

Reduce Your Carbon Footprint, Save The World!

Megan Boyle, Staff Writer May 24, 2022

We always hear about how we should try to reduce our carbon footprint. But, what exactly is a carbon footprint and why do we need to minimize it? A carbon footprint is the total amount of greenhouse gasses...

 “Harry’s House” album cover

Harry’s House

Ximena Santana May 24, 2022

Harry Styles, a singer, songwriter, actor, and fashion icon has released his new pop album titled, “Harry’s House.” He released his first and only single from the album, “As It Was,” on April...

While looking in a library, students can find a book that expands their perspective.

Close the Book on School Library Censorship

Sophia Warnas May 6, 2022

The world is a never-ending current of change. Empires fall, wars rage, and inventions revolutionize life. However, one thing is constant: books. Books are the cornerstone of our society. Nothing compares...

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Musicians Deserve Fair Pay

Megan Boyle April 13, 2022

Spotify artists are severely underpaid for their music. The average streaming royalty is only about $0.0038 per stream. This means that artists need about 263 streams to make $1. This article will further...

The French Fry Dilema

The French Fry Dilema

Syd Alexander April 13, 2022

We have all had the experience of getting a beautifully stacked burger dripping with cheese and oozing out fry sauce. And then you get to the fries: they are soggy and lack glistening salt. The question...

A meal at Raising Canes

Raising Canes Vs. Chick-Fil-A

Brekken Peck March 23, 2022

Raising Canes started with a chicken-loving guy named Todd Graves. Graves started out in college going into business school. He got terrible grades and whenever he brought up his chicken idea people always...

Chip’s cookies, Valentine Sugar Chip (left) Oreo Chip (right)

Best Cookie Shop in Salt Lake County

Ximena Santana, Staff Writer March 4, 2022

Biting into the perfect cookie is one of the best feelings in the world, but what do I consider the perfect cookie? My “perfect” cookie would be thick, chewy, sweet, pretty, have a good overall flavor,...

A cozy Journaling set up

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Mental Health Benifits of Journaling

Alexa Tate March 4, 2022

Journaling is simply writing down your thoughts and feelings. There’s no wrong or right way to do it because it’s a deeply personal thing. Journaling can be anything from a diary entry to a list of...

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The Unmasked Truth

Sarah Storm, Minertorial Editor February 7, 2022

It has been two years since the introduction of face masks, and people have chosen their sides—to wear or not to wear. Doctors and scientists have chosen the side of wearing masks as the way to go. Bingham...

A boy turns to his phone after feeling anxious.

Phone Addiction is Destroying Gen Z

Megan Boyle December 15, 2021

According to a survey of 74 Bingham students, 68% claim to spend anywhere between 4 and 10 hours a day on their phones. If we average this out to 7 hours a day, that means that these students spend about...

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