Use of Personal Protective Equipment and other single use items have caused waste to sky rocket during pandemic

The light at the end of the tunnel

May 22, 2020

The COVID-19 crisis has created problems for people all over the world; however, with everyone locked i...

The key to cumin

Cumin creates an earthy taste necessary for many dishes, and it has a long shelf life

Ethan Rohman, Writer

May 5, 2020

Most seasonings are unknown to the average person; however, increasing knowledge of seasonings can imp...

IT specialist, Ben Schmidt, hands a computer and charger to senior Aidan Cords

COVID-19 shuts down the Owatonna School District until Monday, March 30

March 16, 2020

On Sunday, March 15, Owatonna High School announced that the school will be closed from March 18 and Mar...

The ACT is composed of four multiple choice tests that evaluate the intelligence of the individual taking it

Preparing for the ACT

March 12, 2020

Each year, Juniors at Owatonna High School take a huge step in their academic career by taking the A...

Social Isolation: How screens affect teens

OHS Magnet digs into the correlation of screen usage and the rise in teen anxiety and depression

Ethan Rohman, Bella Anderson, and Ashwini Manokar

January 23, 2020

Today in society, social media plays a substantial role in the everyday lives of the adolescence. Socia...

Results from a survey given by the OHS counseling office

Anxiety and depression increase

January 21, 2020

According to the Child Mind Institute, there was a 37 percent increase in the number of students who had a depressive episode from 2005 to 2014. Similarly, from 2007 to 2012 there ...

High usage

January 21, 2020

A large factor that contributes to many health problems, besides feeling left out, is the high usage time spent on social media. Various studies including journals from the University of Pennsylvania and York University, have shown that the longer time spent on social media outlets like Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat, the higher ...

Terminator: Dark Fate- another timeline

Star actor of the Terminator Franchise, Arnold Schwarzenegger, returns for yet another film. 
Source: IMDb

Ethan Rohman, Writer

November 8, 2019

As the seventh installment in the Terminator franchise, Terminator: Dark Fate takes place in a future w...

Joker spotlights flaws in American society

Joker provides a commentary on American society and mental illness
Source: IMDb

Ethan Rohman, Writer

October 14, 2019

Joker, directed by Todd Phillips, is a film with much more depth than the usual super-villain backsto...

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