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“Hail to the Silver, Hail to the Blue”

“Hail to the Silver, Hail to the Blue”

June 9, 2014

For the Owatonna High School, the 2013-2014 school year has finally come to an end after a successful...

Important Dates for the end of year

May 9, 2014

Filed under News, Uncategorized

Important dates for seniors: Below is a list of important dates for Owatonna High School Seniors.   May 10, 7:00 P.M.   Prom- Grand March, Four Seasons Arena May 10, 9:00 P.M.   Prom- Dance, Four Seasons Arena May 10-11, Midnight   After-Prom, Junior High (Athletic Doors) May 12, 12:00 P.M.   NHS R...

Sleep affecting you?

Soren Colstrup, Writer

May 9, 2014

Filed under News, Uncategorized

It is fair to say that kids, teens and adults all know sleep is an important part of their everyday life. With that, it is important to note that everyone needs sleep, but the amount you need each night can vary from person to person. The average teenager should accumulate a little over nine hours of sleep per night. That...

The right path?

Katherine Speiker, Writer

April 29, 2014

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With the 2014 school year nearing its end, the student body at the Owatonna High School is beginning to think of what classes to take next year. Incoming freshmen will hear phrases such as, “PSEO classes at Riverland,” or, “It’s time to start thinking about what AP classes you are going to take”. But what do these...

A waltz with Walz

A waltz with Walz

April 24, 2014

Mrs. Sager’s AP Political Science class eagerly prepared themselves for a guest speaker last friday....

A “Young and Beautiful” Prom

Katie Peach, Writer

April 24, 2014

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This year, Prom will be held on Saturday, May 10. The theme this year will be The Gatsby Ball, “Young and Beautiful.” The price of tickets is $20.00, and they will go on sale Monday,April 23. Tickets will be sold in the junior and senior commons. T-shirts and raffle tickets will also be sold sometime during April. Grand...

Student vs. Scholarship: A battle of stress

Mady Vieths, Writer

April 21, 2014

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For seniors, the excitement (and fear) of leaving for college is almost tangible. Scholarship deadlines are quickly approaching, leaving many seniors scrambling to put applications, essays, and letters of recommendation together. When approached about the subject of scholarship pressures, many seniors responded with a haunted...

So Test Stressed Out

Ashley Vasquez, writer

April 10, 2014

Filed under News

This school year, all juniors are required to take the ACT test on April 23, 2014. A week before, on April 15 and 16 they will also take the MCA math test. That, as a result, has many juniors stressing. Junior Allie Mayer said, “I’m stressed that I’m not studying enough or just doing the right studying for it.” Junior...

Testing 2014

Ava Stockwell, Writer

April 7, 2014

Filed under News, Uncategorized

Tests are an important part of education. They measure what students know. They provide feedback and information for the students, the teachers, the administration and state education coordinators. Testing at the Owatonna High School starts in a few days. The schedule will vary and arrival times at school may be later, if...

Here to help

Elizabeth Louks, Writer

April 4, 2014

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Not many people know that April is the designated Child Abuse Prevention Month. It is also National Sexual Assault Awareness month. The Crisis Resource Center of Steele County dedicates their time to helping victims of both of these things, along with domestic violence. The Crisis Resource Center is a place where victims...

On the hunt

On the hunt

April 3, 2014

An unprecedented event unfolded on April Fool’s Day.  After a routine lockdown, four K-9 units from...

Star studded event at OHS

Ashley Vasquez, writer

March 13, 2014

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The highly anticipated NHS/DECA Talent Show is this Saturday, March 15, 2014 and this year, the theme is an award show with a grand prize of $300. Behind the talent show are the co-producers, seniors Luke Owens and Sarah Ulman. They volunteered to produce the show. Their job is to oversee the production making sure things run...

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