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Ho-ho-ho!

Ho-ho-ho!

December 23, 2014

With the holiday season approaching, the beloved winter break also comes fast. Before students leave...

Part I: ‘Tis the season for Netflix

December 18, 2014

Netflixing The act of watching an entire season of a show in one season. A total valid excuse for...

‘Tis the season for Netflix

December 18, 2014

Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Netflixing: The act of watching an entire season of a show in one season. A total valid excuse for avoiding social obligations. "Sorry I can't make it to the party tonight. I am netflixing." (UrbanDictionary)   As the holiday season begins, so does the multitude of extended family reunions. This means you will be ...

The most wonderful time of the year

The most wonderful time of the year

December 18, 2014

Bright lights, decked halls and boughs of holly are all trademark signs of the holiday buzz. Although...

Level up

Michael Schafer, Writer

November 14, 2014

Filed under Student Life

Many people grow up hearing they will not make a living playing video games. But for the dedicated, skilled gamers, that's not true.  These gamers are eSports professionals who play video games at a tournament setting for a living.  Just like traditional sports, eSports require practice, discipline and a competitive drive....

Garden Up, OHS

Garden Up, OHS

November 7, 2014

Garden Up is part of the growing movement of vertical and wall gardens around the world. It came to Owatonna...

Making Bank

Mary Onyongo and Kristen Rysavy

October 30, 2014

Filed under Student Life

The Stock Market Game, run by Best Prep, started at the beginning of this school year. Over 900 teams compete against each other to make the other competitors fail. With 30 teams in Personal Finance I and II combined, the Owatonna High School has three teams in the Top 10 in Minnesota playing. Starting at $100,000, teams are...

Halloween Bash

Brody Voss, write

October 29, 2014

Filed under Student Life

  On Saturday, November 1, the OHS will be having a Halloween Bash, which has been put together by the OHS Drama Club. It will begin at 6:30 and will go until 9:00 p.m. It will be located in the small group forum. There will be a costume contest, a horror movie playing, lots of candy and other Halloween foods. Students aren’...

Professional consequences for personal choices

Madeleine Haberman and Elly Buck

October 22, 2014

Filed under Student Life

Choice is something Americans like to pride themselves with. There are good choices and bad choices. So, what prevents people from making a bad choice? In life, there are consequences for bad choices. These consequences are established everywhere, but  consequences for athletes pull the focus today. With recent high profile...

Key to Success

Key to Success

October 20, 2014

Key Club is student-led, and is advised by Jennifer Herr. The club’s motto is “Caring - our way of...

Welcome to America

Welcome to America

October 15, 2014

There are 12 foreign exchange students, coming from 10 different countries. Although some are familiar...

Cupcake wars

Cupcake wars

October 10, 2014

Not everyone has heard of the TV show “Cupcake Wars,” but Mrs. Pittman’s Foods II Baking and Pastry...

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