Newsies: Seize the Day!

Newsies: Seize the Day!

Samantha Miller, Contributors

March 12, 2019


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"In 1899, the streets of New York City echoed with the voices of Newsies. On every corner, you saw them carrying the banner. Bringing you the news for a penny a page. Poor orphans and runaways, the Newsies were a ragged army without a leader, until one day all that changed."  -Newsies, Broadway musical. This...

SPOTS Everywhere!

SPOTS Everywhere!

Celia Fluegge and Dylan Jennings

December 13, 2018


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Life can be pretty challenging and especially for high school students. Kids face new challenges everyday. How do you combat those challenges and help those kids? SPOTS is here to save the day! SPOTS (Students Performing On Tough Situations) was created as a way for students to talk to other stude...

What is Advanced Pottery?

What is Advanced Pottery?

Justin Hendricksen and Jenny Krosch

October 22, 2018


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One of two advanced classes the art department offers, Advanced Pottery is designed to help the eleven students understand and find their own "Style" while improving and experiencing more advanced glazing, throwing, and hand building techniques. "Advanced Pottery finds a way to test yourself," said...

New Band Teacher is Stirring Up Treble

New Band Teacher is Stirring Up Treble

Lucy Sletta and Kareen Hammerschmidt

September 27, 2018


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Jessica Koehler is making a blast in the band. Miss Koehler is a 26-year-old band teacher. She fell in love with the band in High School and thought she should keep pursuing it. She decided to become a teacher because of her father. Ms. Koehler seems to have a great relationship with her sister. When...

209 stories in two hours

209 stories in two hours

Sarah Longtin, Contributor and Editor

April 1, 2018


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New Ulm High School's students present The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon, a play containing 209 Disney stories, such as Cinderella, Snow White, Rapunzel and The Devil's Grandmother, with a dark twist. The cast and producer, Mrs. Thursby, have been working hard to prepare for their opening night, Ma...

NUHS Chili Cook-off

NUHS Chili Cook-off

Taylor Forstner and Sam Gieseke

March 23, 2018


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Students in NUHS Basic Foods classes have been cooking something hot this week. Students have been preparing a special bowl of chili for a chili cook-off. Every semester students in basic foods classes form groups and compete against each other to see who can make the best bowl of chili. Each group ...

Happily Ever After

Happily Ever After

Elise Webb and Kaiya Gieseke

March 16, 2018


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Bring your favorite childhood memories back to life as the New Ulm Figure Skating Club presents the 2018 ice show, “Happily Ever After.” This show features a bundle of songs from Disney Movies including Cinderella, Frozen, Beauty and the Beast, Mulan, Pocahontas, Tangled, The Little Mermaid, The...

Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon

Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon

Owen Wilkins, Contributor

March 12, 2018


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This year's play that New Ulm High School is performing is the Brothers Grimm Specaculathon. This show will take the fairy tales that kids have grown up with and turn them on their head, making them different, and much darker. The Brothers Grimm are famous for their collection of original stories...

Let’s Talk Speech

Let’s Talk Speech

Ashley Boyum, Editor and Contributor

February 14, 2018


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The New Ulm High School speech team had their first meet of the season on Saturday, February 3. Three members of the NUHS speech team placed at the tournament. Nicholas Schultz and Emma Maudal teamed together to take fourth place as a duo, and Bethany Jansen took sixth place as a great speaker. The team...

The Act of One Act

The Act of One Act

Owen Wilkins, Contributor

February 11, 2018


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On Saturday, February 3rd, New Ulm Public High School hosted the regional One Act Section competition. This was the one chance for our section One-Act teams to make it to the state One Act competition, which took place February 7 - February 10. Some of the noteworthy teams that competed were New Prague,...

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,...

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