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‘Shackletons’ take on Basilica Block Party

Alternative copy story by Mikayla Cousineau

Mikayla Cousineau, Distribution Reporter

May 3, 2018

The Shackletons, the local Stillwater band of senior Evan Campbell and his older brothers Colin and Cameron, will be performing July 7 at the Basilica Block Party. The music festival will take place at Basilica of Saint Mary in Minneapolis Minnesota. As of April 18, The Shackletons were recognized as one of ...

Chess club makes stellar comeback

Noah Johnson, Distribution Reporter

November 21, 2016

Walking through the English hallways after school on Thursdays, students may walk into room C218 and find a new club. The chess club has been revived in the high school. In previous years, there have been chess clubs after school, but they didn’t last. Chess interest throughout the U.S h...

Young musician excels in blues brother band

Sophomore Evan Cambell, looking out into the crowd gathered at the small bar in Mahtomedi. Cambell plays the drums for the band him and his two other brothers created.

Megan Karnuth, Online Editor

January 13, 2016

It all started with receiving his first drum kit on Christmas morning. Normally kids get toys and treats from their parents that they grow out of, but at age eight, Evan ran down the stairs, looked under the tree, and began his music career. The beginnings of a young musician Sophomore Evan Campbe...

Local band hits the C-Notes

Senior Colin Campbell recently released a new EP with his band Colin and the C-Notes—a band consisting of Campbell and his two brothers, Evan and Cameron. “The funny thing is that this band was made for me. I like bands and I didn’t have one at the time when I was offered a gig so I asked my three brothers and we made a band,” said Campbell.

Ahnika Kroll, Video Managing Editor

February 1, 2015

Summer sun had little to do with the good mood that graced senior Colin Campbell on one particular weekend in early July. He and his brothers had finally made it, a long way from their home in Stillwater, to the Thunder Bay Blues festival in Canada. The boys had been playing music together since their childhood, but it...

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