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Winter Coffeehouse returns in December

Winter Coffeehouse returns in December

Elsa Persson, Online Editor

November 26, 2018

A classic tradition returns to the stage this year with the annual National Honor Society (NHS) Coffeehouse concert. Student musicians look forward to this opportunity to showcase their talent, while anticipating audience members await the laid-back environment of this popular event. A favorite amon...

Annual winter concert brings chills, in a good way

Amelia Schneider, Copy Editor

January 14, 2015

The winter concert on Dec. 21 and 22 was Stillwater Area High School’s annual concert of holiday music and entertainment. Six ensembles performed. Three of the six are prestigious “Concert” groups (Orchestra, Band and Choir) and the remaining three are the music programs’ after school ensembles. "So...

The view’s a little nicer again this Christmas

The view’s a little nicer again this Christmas

Kaitlyn Doyle, Photographer

December 21, 2014

  Most of the students know Zach Sobiech as he was well known throughout the school as a caring and loving person, who had an unfortunate ending to his life story. He was dying of cancer, but instead of just giving up, he expressed his thoughts and feelings through music, inspiring all. This year, KS95 put on a...

Local Angels Echo in Church Halls

Braden Classon, Social Media Reporter

November 18, 2014

The Stillwater Area High School Choir has been working vigorously over the past few months towards their upcoming concert. This concert took place on Nov. 6 at 8 p.m. at Saint Andrews Church in Mahtomedi. Eric Christensen, the lead choir teacher put together this presentation. The recent concert inclu...

Although a pristine sound, Kings of Leon seem bored while on stage

Although a pristine sound, Kings of Leon seem bored while on stage

Nicole Loe

April 4, 2014

Having hit number one on the United Kingdom charts for four albums,The Kings of Leon are not just an ordinary band. They are far closer than any other bandmates, they are family , brothers Jared, Caleb,  Nathan and their cousin, Matthew. For the three brothers, being sons of a preacher and traveling ...

Miley Cyrus Twerks her way in the Xcel Energy Center

Miley Cyrus Twerks her way in the Xcel Energy Center

Karlee Stennes

April 2, 2014

Global superstar Miley Cyrus brought her BANGERZ TOUR to Xcel Energy Center on Mar. 10. She has had to travel to other avenues to get to the top. She's had to court controversy and generate hype, in a fashion that might make Madonna blush. She's had to twerk and tease, shock and surprise, disrobe and...

Lily Johnson performs in Concert Orchestra’s Concerto Concert

Ryan Longnecker

April 1, 2014

Every year, a few students are selected to perform with the concert orchestra at the end of the year to highlight their talents. Most often, it is either a band or orchestra member that gets selected, but occasionally there is a truly exceptional singer that gets selected. This year, senior Lily John...

Must Be Nice to see G-Eazy in Minneapolis

Must Be Nice to see G-Eazy in Minneapolis

Danny Ekstrand

November 5, 2013

Gerald Earl Gillum also know as G-Eazy, launched his rap career in 2009 and is on tour now with his new album Must Be Nice. Eazy has been touring for the last few months stopping in Minneapolis on Oct.12. Eazy sings with a very low tempo, busting rhymes on a smooth scale and with his new album listeners sta...

Imagine Dragons perform at The Roy

Imagine Dragons perform at The Roy

Maddy Boettner

October 7, 2013

“[The concert was] Simply Amazing” junior Megan Ellison said about the Imagine Dragons concert in the Roy Wilkins Auditorium, which packed in an impressive 5,500 people. The attendance was an upgrade from the band's previous smaller shows in the Twin Cities area, Varsity, Triple Rock and Basilica Block...

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