• The US Winter One Acts will take place on Jan. 25 at 7 p.m. in Huss.

  • The next senior speeches will take place on January 18, with speakers Preston Fares and Annie Kristal

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One Acts

January 17, 2019


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[ELECTED/SELECTED] SoCLC encourages students to volunteer on MLK Day

[ELECTED/SELECTED] SoCLC encourages students to volunteer on MLK Day

Tana Ososki, Interactive Storytelling Team

January 10, 2019


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The date for the volunteer hours is creeping up on sophomore students. The turn in date is January 31st, where all sophomore students have to have completed 12 service hours. SoCLC has been reminding and telling students, that have a lot of hours left to start volunteering. But there are still countless s...

Breaking news 3

January 9, 2019


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Ryan Moore: Boys Basketball

Ryan Moore: Boys Basketball

December 27, 2018


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As a member of the boys varsity basketball team for three years now, the feeling of dribbling a basketball has become second nature. Senior Ryan Moore is the captain of the team and is excited to see what the new season holds. “Our goals for the past few years haven’t changed much. Definitely to...

Jake Hosszu: Boys Hockey

Jake Hosszu: Boys Hockey

December 27, 2018


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Junior hockey player Jake Hosszu started skating around age three and joined a hockey team when he was four. Since then, hockey has not only been important to him for athletic purposes but for social purposes as well. “A reason [hockey] plays such an important role in my life is all of the friends...

Nina Ciresi

Nina Ciresi

December 27, 2018


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Senior girls basketball captain Nina Ciresi started playing basketball in 6th grade. “[When I started] it wasn’t that big of a role in my life, it was just kind of something that I did. But, in high school especially, it has turned into something that I love [...] and forward to doing,” she said. Ci...

Ellie Hoppe: Dance Team

Ellie Hoppe: Dance Team

December 27, 2018


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Junior Ellie Hoppe has been on the dance team since it was created 5 years ago. Now as the new captain of the team, she has exciting goals to accomplish. This year she plans to have two teams instead of one, which will allow the girls with different levels of ability to compete at a more suitable level...

Ian Matenaer: Boys Swim and Dive

Ian Matenaer: Boys Swim and Dive

December 27, 2018


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Sophomore grader Ian Matenaer has been on the swim team for three years. Over the years, Matenaer has made some of his closest friends, despite the age difference when he joined. “I am most excited to see everyone from Highland and have some good laughs,” said Matenaer. This year he is hoping to...

Iris Shaker-Check: Fencing

Iris Shaker-Check: Fencing

December 27, 2018


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Although fencing is much more complex than just lunging and stabbing players with swords, as many spectators may think, this is what inspired senior Iris Shaker-Check to join the team in 8th grade. Shaker-Check has competed in the sabre section ever since she joined the team and is now the sabre captain....

Kenzie Giese: Girls Hockey

Kenzie Giese: Girls Hockey

December 27, 2018


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Senior Kenzie Giese is a goalie on the Varsity Girls Hockey Team at SPA. Giese used to live in Roseau Minnesota, where hockey is an essential part of the community. “Almost everybody here plays it, there are three [ice] rinks in the town and the town is 2 thousand people, so there are more [ice] rinks...

Bailey Donovan: Alpine

Bailey Donovan: Alpine

December 27, 2018


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Senior Bailey Donovan has been on the Alpine ski team since seventh grade. This year she wants to win the state meet as an individual skier, and she also hopes that the girls' team can make it to state. “Last year we were really close, so this year I hope we actually make it [to state].” Donovan...

Exam study tips

Exam study tips

Tana Ososki

December 9, 2018


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As exams are quickly approaching, the students stress levels are at a high. Students think of countless new ideas to memorize and learn for the big test. Here are some efficient and helpful ways for students to do their best during exams. Number 1: Start early. Waiting and procrastinating till the ...