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Nordic team struggles during warm winter

Nordic team struggles during warm winter

Q.C. Ho, Editorial Cartoonist

January 31, 2019


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

This winter, the girls nordic ski team practices hard despite the lack of snow. This year's stretch goal for them is to win the state championship for a second year in a row. While not as prominent as its downhill cousin Alpine, cross country Nordic skiing is enjoyed by many students. Though cent...

Backstreet returns to fame with new album ‘DNA’

Backstreet returns to fame with new album ‘DNA’

Ellsa Ohmann, Layout Editor

January 26, 2019


Filed under Music, Podcasts

With their first album in six years, their first Grammy nomination in 17 years and their first song in the “Hot 100” in 11 years, Backstreet is back alright and they're here to stay. Going on year 26, the Backstreet Boys (often abbreviated BSB) are back with their new hit album DNA released Jan 25...

Franconia Sculpture Park showcases new talent

Franconia Sculpture Park showcases new talent

Emma Polucha, Print Editor-in-Chief

May 5, 2018


Filed under Arts, Local Arts

Art is in the eye of the beholder. It can consist of many different materials like bricks, tires, paint, crayons or many other things. Artists can decide which materials best fit their art or creation. Ultimately, artists are using more creative ways to portray their art. There are not many pla...

New recruits, seniors lead to strong season for girls nordic ski

New recruits, seniors lead to strong season for girls nordic ski

Kenzie Motz, Layout Editor

January 5, 2018


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

This year the girls nordic ski team is looking towards a successful season with many new recruits, and a handful of talented seniors. They started practicing before snow hit the ground in order to get a head start on their goal of a high place finish at state. The team practices at Afton State Park a...

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