The Pumpkin: Traditions and Myths

By DJ Nelson, Staff Writer This time of year, in the United States, people are obsessed with pumpkins. Americans consume pumpkin in lattes (only the spice), ice cream, pie, and soup. About 2 billion pounds of pumpkin was harvested from farmers in the United States in 2017, though not all pumpkins are produced for consumption. […]

What’s the Hype with Pumpkin Spice?

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By Mackenzie Pedersen, Staff Writer Everyone has that friend who, on the morning of September 22nd (the first day of Fall), sits straight up in bed, sniffs the air, and as their pupils warp into the shape of pumpkins, they realize… PUMPKIN SPICE EVERYTHING IS HERE!!!! (and then you pretend you don’t know that person […]