The Ideal Companion

The Ideal Companion

Wyatt Huard, contributor

January 3, 2018


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Social support is essential for the psychological well being of all human beings. What better way to fulfill that need than owning a pet! Pets are very common here at New Ulm High School. The question is, what pets do students own and what are there benefits? I, Wyatt Huard, spoke to senior Isaac...

NUHS Trophy Case

NUHS Trophy Case

Kirstin Gatzlaff

December 20, 2017


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Walking down the hallway, a slight reflection catches a student's eye. They glance at the glass, only to see an ocean of silver and gold. A smile shows as the student's eyes gaze upon the NUHS trophy case -  suddenly they realize how proud they are to be part of something amazing. They glance again,...

Mrs. Hauth- a New Face In the Foods Room

Mrs. Hauth- a New Face In the Foods Room

November 16, 2017


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Mrs. Hauth, a new teacher at NUHS, moved to New Ulm, MN from Zimmerman, MN. She has been teaching for 8 years, with this year being her first in New Ulm. Mrs. Hauth was a director with Pampered Chef and she operated a small bakery called "Cole's Confections's." The bakery specialized in cheesecakes,...

National FFA Convention “I CAN WE WILL”

National FFA Convention “I CAN WE WILL”

Audra Bastian, contributor

November 14, 2017


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A group of 14 New Ulm FFA members went to Indiana for the 90th annual National FFA Convention trip. The group attended many of the convention sessions and listened to guest speakers like Laila Ali. Also, the group went on tours to Fair Oaks Farms, Beef and Boards Dinner Theatre, and an Orchid farm....

Oompa Loompa Doopity Doo I’ve got a perfect puzzle for you

Oompa Loompa Doopity Doo I’ve got a perfect puzzle for you

Michelle Gruber, Contributor

November 14, 2017


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The Oompas are hard at work preparing for the musical on Nov. 17th and 18th at 7pm and Nov. 19th at 2pm. Tickets are available online or at the District Office. You can buy tickets at the door but you might not get the seats you want. Tickets for adults are $10 and Children are $7. The Cast of Will...

New Ulm Police

New Ulm Police

Andrew Schroeder, Greg Miller, and Declyn Flitter

November 14, 2017


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Have you wondered how being a teenager affects the police? Greg Miller, Declyn Flitter, and I interviewed police officers and they said only around 5-10% of calls involve teenagers. Many of the calls involving teenagers, according to Sheriffs Deputy Jason Siedl, are family problems. Family problems...

The American Flag In Front of NUHS…

The American Flag In Front of NUHS…

Nick Banal and Andrew Peters

November 10, 2017


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With many windy and wicked weather days here at NUHS, the American Flag in the front of the building has definitely been through it all. We interviewed our assistant principal Troy Guentzel on this topic and he had a few answers for us. We asked him how often they have to replace the flag due to it getting...

Constructing a Masterpiece

Constructing a Masterpiece

Brendan Bieraugel and Justin Schapekahm

November 10, 2017


Filed under A&E, News, Student Life

This year at New Ulm High School we are putting on the musical Willy Wonka and with that comes a lot of work. Mr. Briggs's Basic Ag and Reconstruction classes have been building sets for the musical since the beginning of the year. Justin Schapekahm and I talked to some of the students in Mr. Briggs's...

Police Officers in New Ulm

Police Officers in New Ulm

Greg Miller, Andrew Schroeder, and Declyn Flitter

November 8, 2017


Filed under A&E, News

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a New Ulm Police Officer? About a week ago, we interviewed three different Officers at three different levels. We interviewed The Chief of Police, Myron Wieland, Sheriffs Deputy Jason Seidl, and Officer Flek. We asked each of them 5 questions, mostly...

Sing It Loud!

Sing It Loud!

Kate Suess and Jennessa Seiler

November 8, 2017


Filed under A&E, Student Life

"Being in choir is like gaining another family, you get close to everyone around you."

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Marvelous Monday Off

Marvelous Monday Off

Sam Portner, Editor

November 3, 2017


Filed under A&E, Student Life

On Monday, November 6, NUHS has a teacher in service day. On teacher in service days, according to Mrs. Gordan, "In this upcoming one, we have a scheduled faculty meeting, we have team meetings, we have PLC's or Professional Learning Communities. The administration schedules meetings all day for us,...

Art Classes at NUHS

Art Classes at NUHS

Madison Portner, Contributor

November 3, 2017


Filed under A&E, Education, Student Life

Mr. Janke is one of the two art teachers at NUHS. He teaches 6 different art classes. Those classes are Pottery and Sculpture, Advanced Pottery and Sculpture, Art Foundations, Drawing and Painting, Digital Art, and Advanced Digital Art. Janke said, "Digital Art is my favorite class to teach because of...

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