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Netflix hits big with original content

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Linnea Phillips, Layout Editor

September 19, 2016

Netflix original content is growing and has been met with a resounding, "Yes!" from viewers and critics. Content on Netflix is changing, for the better. In the last few years Netflix has been releasing  more and higher quality content, and the people can't contain their excitement. In general, many people...

Students place in top 20 at statewide essay competition

Winners of the contest stand with Angélique Kidjo, a Grammy award-winner, activist, and humanitarian. The essay the students wrote reflected on ideas written in her novel. Sophomore Joe Sanderson used her concept when writing his essay.

Amira Noor, Social Media Managing editor

January 17, 2016

Tensions were running high for students and advisor Sara Damon on a November morning, when they would find out the result of a statewide essay contest they entered. The result was beyond what they could have imagined when entering. Walking into class on what appeared to be a typical morning, a...

Steinmetz wins essay contest

Winners of the contest stand with Angélique Kidjo, a Grammy award-winner, activist, and humanitarian. The essay the students wrote reflected on ideas written in her novel. Sophomore Joe Sanderson used her concept when writing his essay.

Hannah Drake, Layout Editor

January 15, 2016

  Students in Minnesota this past year had a special opportunity. The organization BestPrep had partnered with the Educational Forum and organized an essay writing competition. Stillwater sophomore Nora Steinmetz was entered into this event and won 1st place out of all Minnesota high schoo...

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