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High School Visual Arts contest presents new opportunities for students

The winners of the contest pose with bright beaming smiles after awards were called. From left to right: junior Sam Distefano, senior Anna Craggs, and senior Caitlin Rademacher. “I was really excited about winning! I honestly didn’t think I would but I am very happy to be up here with all the other amazing talent,” Distefano said.
Lily Marchan, Online Editor May 5, 2016

The White Bear Center for the Arts (WCBA) sponsored a High School Visual Arts contest. Students from the Northeast Metro in grades 9-12th were invited to enter original pieces of art in this juried...

Girl scouts earn gold award

The troop has known for a while that they wanted to achieve the gold award together. They have been working towards it starting around fifth or sixth grade. “We did our bronze award and our silver award which are prerequisites that help us get our gold award so it was good that all our work over the last five, six years finally paid off,” senior Kayley Winkleman says.
Grace Donner, Photographer April 20, 2016

Seniors Rachel LeMire, Anna Craggs, Abby Prunty, Kayley Winkelman and Lauren Lindahl share a special bond achieved through gracious actions for others. These girls have been Girl Scouts together...

Students look to horoscopes for advice

Zodiac signs represent the different sectors of the year that a person is born in. Junior Isabel Day said,
Anna Craggs, Photographer May 1, 2015

Religion can be a place to look for answers of problems in everyday life. Another place to look for answers is daily horoscopes. A horoscope is an astrology chart representing the positions of the Sun,...

Junior high athletes necessary for success on high school teams

Junior high athletes necessary for success on high school teams
Anna Craggs, Photographer March 30, 2015

Athletes have always been important to the high school culture. High schools love to support football, and especially in Minnesota we love hockey along with swimming, volleyball, softball and so many...

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