Bailey Zimmer

Hello! My name is Bailey Zimmer! I'm a third year English major with a minor in professional writing, and the Lead News Reporter for The Sputnik. I love spending all my time with my friends, and laughing with them until them wee hours of morning! I like writing for the paper because I get the news (and tea) first hand, and I get to tell it to everyone else. I’m looking forward to helping make The Sputnik be the best it can, and being a chapter in its life!

They fought together, we honour apart

PHOTO BY MICHAEL PIRILLO / THE SPUTNIK PHOTOGRAPHY   Flashes of red poppies and chimes of “lest we forget” circle the air at the beginning of November for the  heroes who served.  The Brantford community shows their respect for those […]

Cheer for Fear, for Halloween is Here!

PHOTO BY ALLIE LEASK / THE SPUTNIK PHOTOGRAPHY   Hearing a witches’ cackle, the low moan of a ghost, and the rustle of trees can only mean one thing;  Halloween is right around the corner.   Haunted houses, corn mazes, candy […]

Summer Loves: A short story

Group gathers around a bonfire

  ALAN CHEN / UNSPLASH PHOTOGRAPY   The heat from the early morning sun warmed my skin, flushing it pink with the sky’s reflection. I sat on my front doorstep, waiting for Jack to pick me up in his old […]