The Pony Express

Bourne learns in nature

Bourne learns school in nature while also gaining important skills and making memories. The Conserve School is located on 1,200 acres of land so there is quite a bit to explore and learn about.
Rachel Duerr, Online Editor April 23, 2020

Everyone learns differently. Some people learn best in the classroom, others learn better physically doing what they are learning. For junior Emma Bourne, she took the route not commonly taken by high...

Instagram organizes change

Freshman Ava Roots browses her Instagram feed. Every day over a million stories are uploaded.
Lucas Polucha, Video Editor January 7, 2020

With modern society fixated on the trends of social media, few platforms can exercise the influence of Instagram, who with over a billion active users is second only to Facebook. As Instagram's popularity...

Agribusinesses contribute to local water pollution

Local rivers and lake also see pollution from farming, being so far away from larger farms.
Haley Nelson, Online Editor November 3, 2018

Pollution from agribusinesses is responsible for most of the pollution in over 100,000 streams in the U.S. With an increase in the population, larger farms and agribusinesses need to produce more crops,...

Youth for Sustainable Solutions push for recycling, solar power and political action

Student leaders Bijou Acers and Emma Bourne, both sophomores, lead a YFSS meeting during the morning of Oct. 9. They discuss the use of solar power in the school district.
Elsa Persson, Online Editor October 26, 2018

Service projects, environmental lobbying, and even working with organizations at the state capital are expected activities of environmental activists, yet they also cater to a younger demographic:...

First ever girls ultimate frisbee team emerges

First ever girls ultimate frisbee team emerges
Josh Framke, Distribution Reporter May 5, 2018

The first ever all-girls ultimate frisbee team has been created for the spring season. In the past, the team has competed co-ed, but with the class of 2017 leaving, the team was left with only four members....

Athletics teams benefit from new PAC

Athletics teams benefit from new PAC
Gabi Danielson, Field Reporter Editor October 24, 2017

Perhaps the biggest piece of the new renovations is the Pony Activity Center, a space for all athletic teams to train, practice and rehab.  Practically every sport will use the new faculties in some...

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