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Suburb offers students more dining options

Suburb offers students more dining options

Ebbie Benson, Copy Editor
February 20, 2017
Filed under Student Life

Though Stillwater has an abundance of places to shop and eat, students often look forward to checking out new places and having more options. A common place for students to explore different restaurants or stores is Woodbury. Not only is there an outdoor mall, but Woodbury also offers a collection of places to eat and activi...

Wrestling team among top in conference

Wrestling team among top in conference

Craig Sanislo, Layout Editor
February 15, 2017
Filed under Photo Slide Shows, Sports, Winter Sports

The wrestling team has consistently been among the strongest teams in the conference, and the current season is not exception. In the first 12 meets of the season, the Ponies were able to claim victories in nine of them, and the losses were all within 10 points. Some victories were close, but th...

Boys basketball starts off behind, looking to improve

Boys basketball starts off behind, looking to improve

Matthew McGinley, SNO Social Media Editor
January 14, 2017
Filed under Photo Slide Shows, Read & Watch, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

  The boys basketball  team has been off to a rocky start this season, although things are looking positive for the future of the team. Last year, the team didn’t do as well as they had hoped to; the depth in talent wasn’t where it needed to be. This year is a different story, with an u...

Strong start for wrestling team

Strong start for wrestling team

Bella Anderson, Social Media Editor
January 10, 2017
Filed under Photo Slide Shows, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

Stillwater wrestling has started their season out strong with wins against Woodbury, East Ridge and Minnetonka. It is expected to be another great year for the Ponies with a very good possibility of making it to state. There are a lot of new players as well as many older and more experienced playe...

Kobilka sews own clothes from scratch

Kobilka sews own clothes from scratch

McKenzie Bohlig, Photographer
January 8, 2017
Filed under People, Photo Slide Shows

  The average American teenager spends about $2050 a year on clothes or about $40 a week per individual teen. With the Mall of America, the Twin Cities, Woodbury and downtown Stillwater so easily accessible and close by, it is easier to spend even more than that. However, senior Julia Ko...

Clown sighting trend spreads fear across Minnesota

Clown sighting trend spreads fear across Minnesota

Andria Barrett, Photographer
November 4, 2016
Filed under Arts

  Clown sightings have been the new craze all across America in the past couple of weeks. There have been arrests, threats, schools have shut down and fear has spread everywhere. Should we be taking these clowns seriously, or are they just teenagers spreading mass hysteria? The first sighting was in late A...

Robert Bach becomes new principal

Robert Bach becomes new principal

Jessie Thomas, Editor-in-Chief
May 19, 2014
Filed under Local News, News

  “I am honored to work at a school of this stature,” said Robert Bach, Assistant Principal of Woodbury High School. Bach was recently offered the job as the new Principal of Stillwater Area High School. According to a Stillwater District press release, after intensive interviews of 16 candidates,...

Solar gardens introduced to Woodbury

Abe Masters
May 12, 2014
Filed under Health and Science

Able Energy Company with the assistance of Excel Energy proposed the building of a solar garden in Washington County.  The current location for the proposed garden was either Woodbury or Lake Elmo and is expected to cover almost five acres of land. This 1.2 megawatt project would produce enough energy...

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