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The Pony Express

Junior Lydia McFarlene holds up a Nerf Gun, planning to go get some Nerf War kills.

Nerf war needs improved player regulation, administration honesty

Allie Schlagel, Layout Editor May 31, 2022

Junior Cayleigh Benson looks down at her watch and sees that the clock reads 9:15 p.m. Sweat trickles down her forehead. The tension is high. Cayleigh is camping outside Kwik Trip waiting for her friend...

Essential bussineses are the only places curently open. People that work at these stores are crucial and putting their lives at risk for others.

Teens continue working during COVID-19

Rachel Duerr, Online Editor March 15, 2020

For many high school students working is a fun thing to participate in because it gives students a sense of the “real world” and grants them independence, while also doing something they are passionate...

Alternative Copy Story by Rose Deziel

Amazon dominates online shopping competition

Jameson Stahl, Online Editor December 7, 2017

As technology becomes more prevalent in everyday lives, students are always looking for new ways to use technology to their advantage. Amazon is a perfect example of this, making it easier to shop from...

One piece swimsuits dive into style

One piece swimsuits dive into style

Sam Gater, Photographer May 13, 2016

Considered a 20th century ‘underwater ballerina’, Annette Kellerman was arrested for something that, today, many do not have a second thought about: skin exposure. Charged in 1907 for showing her arms,...

California drought leads to controversy with Nestlé

California drought leads to controversy with Nestlé

Justin Hannasch, Team Lead Layout Editor April 30, 2015

California is currently in one of the worst droughts the United States has ever seen. According to, "Government estimates tell California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) it will take 11 trillion...

Senior Ali Raddatz said, Coming from a poor high school student, this is a great change.  Their products might be a little cheaper, not to mention more accessible at Target.  Their stuff is really cute too, Im excited to see more of it.

Local products on Target shelves

Taylor Haberman, Social Media Reporter January 12, 2015

  In the last few months, more and more products from a small Stillwater company have been popping up on Target shelves around the country. On Main Street in downtown Stillwater sits a store...

Photo by Elise Laudet

EIC column: Target needs work to regain customers

Christy Prust May 21, 2014

Minneapolis based company Target Corporation is quickly spiraling downward with no sign of stopping. The multi billion-dollar corporation has lost large amounts money, customers and now employees in the...

Over the Black Friday weekend Target Corp. was hit by an extensive theft of its customers’ credit-card and debit-card data.  The company later disclosed that thieves were believed to have stolen date from up to 1.5 million card accounts.

Target opens up about credit card scam

Cole Funk February 24, 2014

“I’m usually retty good at keeping my bank account safe, but the recent Target scandal has me a little on edge,” said junior Megan Ellison.  “I work as a cashier for Target and we weren’t given...

Graphic by Paul Hudachek

Despite harm, laying off workers is a wise business decision by Target

Sofie Wicklund February 20, 2014

Almost 500 Target workers returned home jobless on Jan. 22 after the corporation enacted employee cuts and removed 700 open positions. Target is still struggling to recover from the shocking credit violation...

Graphic by Clara Ilkka

Black Friday causes too much stress for workers

Jeff Wallace January 11, 2014

Shopping on Black Friday is extremely stressful for both the employees and the shoppers. However, what none of the shoppers have to go through is the preparation for the day. With stores opening even earlier...

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