Flattening the curve

How to stay safe.

Morgan White, Writer

April 10, 2020

COVID-19 is a virus spreading rapidly around the world. It started in the city of Wuhan, China's seventh-largest...

Distant learning and teaching

Distant Learning began on Monday, March 30th. Students and teachers will now be doing their work online until at least May 4th.

Logan Gauthier, Writer

April 10, 2020

After almost two weeks of distant learning, students and teachers are starting to put together an organized...

Red Cross appreciation

Photo from

Bella Anderson, Writer

April 6, 2020

The American Red Cross Organization began in 1881 with the mission to help those in need. The importa...

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...

Poster for the The Center Clinic

Help with health

March 16, 2020

With a global pandemic, health care has never seemed as important as it does right now. With COVID-1...

Limited WiFi hot spots available

Limited WiFi hot spots available

March 16, 2020

The Owatonna Public School District announced that they will be offering free T-Mobile 4G LTE wireless...

OHS math teachers dressed up in their National Pi Day T-shirts

National Pi Day at OHS

March 13, 2020

In March, people celebrate National Pi Day, March 14 (or 3.14). Pi is not a dessert though, pi is a mathem...

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...

Magnet staffer looking through his planner 
Photographer: Jack Kleeberger

Freshman planners necessary?

March 12, 2020

One of the many jobs that a high school administrative team has to face is budget. This includes everyt...

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