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Nelsons Ice Cream reopens with renovations

Nelsons Ice Cream reopens with renovations

Marya Redmond, Team Lead

April 27, 2015

Nelson's Ice Cream reopened April 3 with some new changes. The popular small town ice cream store was renovated over the 2014/2015 winter months. The renovations include items such as a new roof, new floors and also new walls. The inside has completely shifted and is now extremely modern.  The ...

Balancing competing pressures

Balancing competing pressures

Megan Fayler, Copy Editor

April 11, 2015

Everyday students face an onslaught of anxiety and stress. Competition and athletics can be a leading factor to the high levels of stress students feel. Stress can be both healthy and unhealthy. When given the right amount of push, stress can give the extra boost needed to compete well. In the wr...

Maintaining healthy lifestyle through body and mind

Rachel LeMire, Photographer

February 27, 2015

Staying in shape can be a difficult task, especially during the cold winters that keep us inside. While some try to maintain a healthy lifestyle by eating healthy, others participate in rigorous exercise programs. Now more than ever, there are countless ways to stay healthy. From at home workout systems,...

Lake Elmo Park Reserve offers snowshoe lessons

Kayley Winkelman, Photographer

February 12, 2015

On Sunday afternoons at Lake Elmo Park Reserve, a group of snowshoers may be found exploring the great outdoors, enjoying all winter has to offer, while learning about the ancient art form of snowshoeing. From Jan. 4 to Feb. 8, Washington County Parks have been offering two snowshoe lessons every...

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