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NPR radio features CIS choir

NPR radio features CIS choir

Andria Barrett, Photographer
January 8, 2017
Filed under Arts, Local Arts

Dec. 4 the College in the Schools, (CIS) choir was chosen to have two of their songs aired on the radio. The class traveled to the Ordway in St. Paul to record Tykus Tykus, a Lithuanian folk song by Vaclovas Augustinas and Alleluia by Fredrik Sixten. At 3 p.m. their songs aired on the popular NPR Classical S...

Drama club prepares fall play ’39 Steps’

Drama club prepares fall play ’39 Steps’

Ashlyn Aarness, Photgrapher
October 3, 2016
Filed under Arts, Local Arts

The fall school play is coming up, and this year “The 39 Steps” was chosen.  On Nov. 17, this play will be ready for the public. “The 39 Steps” is a play set in May and June 1914.  It is adapted from a book wrote in 1915 and a film made in 1935.  The original version of this play was...

Netflix hits big with original content

Netflix hits big with original content

Linnea Phillips, Layout Editor
September 19, 2016
Filed under Arts, TV & Film Reviews

Netflix original content is growing and has been met with a resounding, "Yes!" from viewers and critics. Content on Netflix is changing, for the better. In the last few years Netflix has been releasing  more and higher quality content, and the people can't contain their excitement. In general, many people...

Spam Instagram accounts sweeping popularity over students

Spam Instagram accounts sweeping popularity over students

Kathleen Billingsley, Copy Editor
April 3, 2016
Filed under Lifestyle, Trending Now

 Today's society is constantly creating and communicating through social media. Websites like Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Snapchat have taken on a life of their own. Owning an account on various sites, is not enough for this generation. Teens have now taken interest in the idea of a 'Spam' Accou...

Grungy and versatile, boyfriend jeans bring back simplicity

Grungy and versatile, boyfriend jeans bring back simplicity

Calli Clay, Social Media Editor
April 13, 2015
Filed under Fashion Blog

For many years, mom jeans, otherwise known as boyfriend jeans, were seen as something only mothers should be wearing. However, in today’s fashion world, boyfriend jeans are the next greatest thing. Mom or boyfriend jeans are jeans that have a looser fit with a chic look. They come in all sorts ...

New season of ‘American Horror Story’ begins

New season of ‘American Horror Story’ begins

Joe Price, Online Editor
October 29, 2014
Filed under Arts, TV & Film Reviews

A woman with two personalities... and two heads; a man with lobster claws for hands; a lady with a bushy brown beard. These are just a few of the 'freaks' in the new season of FX's American Horror Story.  This season, they are taking viewers to the Freak Show. American Horror Story (AHS) is, you...

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