The Pony Express

Spanish exchange student leaving Stillwater

A view from the Golden Gate bridge in San Francisco. Mas Rigo has become very close with his host family over the last few months and he feels like they are a second family to him. As time has gone on, he has gotten much more comfortable being here in America and being with the American people. When asked how it was when he first arrives he answered, “It was pretty awkward, it was like super hard to understand everything.”

Lucas Braun, Social Media Reporter

May 5, 2016

Carlos Mas Rigo is a foreign exchange student from Spain. He has been in Minnesota since August and goes back to Spain in June. He came here to learn more about the English language and the American culture. At first, it was hard for Mas Rigo to get comfortable away from home and in a new country. At fir...

Boys tennis has their eyes on the prize

Photo by Dan Justesen

Matt Salmi, Social Media Editor

May 14, 2015

The Stillwater boys tennis team is playing well and looking to make a splash in the section tournament, hoping to eventually get to the state tournament. The current season was a much anticipated year for the boys tennis team as they have a big group of seniors and they got new home courts t...

You jump, I jump, Jack: ultimate thrill-seeking

Kayley Winkelman, Photographer

November 20, 2014

  Adrenaline junkies all over the world have been seeking adventures to scratch off their before I die checklist throughout most of history. Everyone has created a bucket list, with at least a  daring activity to complete before they expire. So, what is it about that adrenaline rush that peo...

Highway 36 construction reroutes buses

Highway 36 construction reroutes buses

Tim Press

October 30, 2013

The sound of students talking on the bus was quickly drowned out by the piercing sound of a jackhammer once the bus entered the construction zone. The bright orange cones protruding from the street wisped by the windows as the bus cruised by mountains of dirt and massive bulldozers. This has been the...

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