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Violence breaks out in the Nation’s Capital during protest Wednesday

January 8, 2021 / By

What began as a constitutional gathering descended into an evening of chaos. The nation’s senators and representatives were civilly counting the electoral votes when suddenly a group of Trump supporters trespassed into the nation’s Capital.

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Q&A: McFarland school social worker discusses how mental health services have changed as a result of pandemic

November 4, 2020 / By

With the COVID-19 pandemic still affecting communities across the nation, many people — especially young people — are experiencing increased mental health problems, such as anxiety and depression.