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What is in ______’s desk?

What is in ______’s desk?

February 14, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Gap year in Brazil means more than only traveling to Nichols

Gap year in Brazil means more than only traveling to Nichols

Mira Lanasa, Layout Editor-in-Chief

February 12, 2018


Filed under Feature, In-Depth, People, Student Life

During her junior year, senior Sintra Nichols felt she had lost purpose in her education. She wanted to get back on track, but found the only way to get back en route was to go off the trail entirely, and pioneer a new track which lands her in Brazil. Sintra is popularly known for her academics, ...

Parking lot barriers changed to improve safety

Parking lot barriers changed to improve safety

Andrew Phan, Photography Editor

December 27, 2017


Filed under Student Life

The safety of students has always been administration’s number one priority. Stillwater Area High School started its attempt on increasing safety by rearranging the parking configuration for the safety of students, because many students are in a rush to leave school. This winter, with many freshman being driv...

What’s in Mr. Hamilton’s desk?

What’s in Mr. Hamilton’s desk?

Cassie Ales, Layout Editor

December 12, 2017


Filed under Activities, People, Student Life, Trending Now, Uncategorized

Alternative Copy Story and Photos by Cassie Ales   Pete Hamilton is one of the math teachers that teach Algebra 3 in the flex room. Hamilton is known for sporting iconic beards, his love for hockey, and his wacky sense of humor. He shares his desk and room with another math teacher, Mike Parker. They team-t...

Cutaway video class encourages self-expression

Cutaway video class encourages self-expression

Tess Schoenborn, Online Editor

December 10, 2017


Filed under Lifestyle, Student Life

From music videos to advertisements, Cutaway Productions creates many different kinds of videos. Cutaway was created by video production teacher, Debbie Drew. Drew hand-picks students from the middle school video production class to join Cutaway Productions when they move up to the high school. Students...

YouTube Pacific Viperfish displays film-making creativity

YouTube Pacific Viperfish displays film-making creativity
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Fotini Kloos, Announcment's Editor

December 9, 2017


Filed under News, Read & Watch, Student Life

Many students have edited or uploaded a video to Youtube either for school purposes or classes, as in video production, or for fun when they have down time. Seniors Miles Schindel, William Bestler and Victor Brasch have a channel called Pacific Viperfish films. They use their channel to display the...

Amazon dominates online shopping competition

Amazon dominates online shopping competition

Jameson Stahl, Online Editor

December 7, 2017


Filed under Student Life

As technology becomes more prevalent in everyday lives, students are always looking for new ways to use technology to their advantage. Amazon is a perfect example of this, making it easier to shop from the comfort of the home using a phone or computer. In the past few years, Amazon has become a major...

Unique restaurants worth trying around Twin Cities

Unique restaurants worth trying around Twin Cities

Emma Lowey, Online Editor-in-Chief

November 14, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Alternative Copy Story by Emma Lowey The Twin Cities metro area provides many unique and exciting restaurants that serve vast array of foods. Hell's Kitchen, Punch Pizza, and Whole Foods are a few popular places in the cities for anyone to go and grab a quick healthy option. Both kids and adults c...

Chick-Fil-A opens in Maplewood

Chick-Fil-A opens in Maplewood

Andrew Phan, Photography Editor

November 12, 2017


Filed under Student Life, Trending Now

Fast food has always been a major part of American life. Although fast food isn’t the healthiest choice many Americans, still eat it. Chick-Fil-A may be the new hottest fast food restaurant on the block with their menu showing to be healthier than other fast foods. In prior years, McDonald’s has b...

What’s in Mr. Weaver’s desk?

What’s in Mr. Weaver’s desk?

Jack Seipel, Social Media Editor

November 12, 2017


Filed under Student Life

  Andrew Weaver is the AP Biology and AP Environmental Science teacher. He is known for being bizzare, funny, and wildlt entertaining. His desk reflects his humorour and interesting personality. "I have a radio transmitter to put on sophomores," Weaver said. "Find out where they're smoking." Many random items inc...

Graduation, right around the corner

Graduation, right around the corner

Bella Anderson, Online Editor

May 8, 2017


Filed under Student Life

This school year is coming to an end, the seniors will graduate after spending three years at Stillwater Area High School. They will move on with their lives either to a career or college. Yet the time they spent at SAHS was paramount to the development of skills and resources to help the seniors get to where they are today...

Mattson, Constant begin makeup account

Mattson, Constant begin makeup account

Allison Heintz, Copy Editor

May 5, 2017


Filed under Photo Slide Shows, Student Life

High school has always been seen as a time to be who you really are and do what you love. With the social media and internet access we have today, it's easier than ever to be open about who you really are. For some students that means having an Instagram makeup page to share their talent. Seniors Sarah Mattson and ...

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