Fall in Minnesota

Fall in Minnesota

Lauren McMackin, Contributor

October 12, 2017


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As summer fades into chilly weather and warm colors, Fall comes in to play. Fall, which is considered to start with the September equinox and end with the winter solstice, is currently in full swing. From leaves falling to the appearance of haunted houses, most people can tell the season has arrived. ...

NUHS Theater

NUHS Theater

Sam Portner, Editor

October 11, 2017


Filed under A&E, School Construction Update, Student Life

With the construction of New Ulm Public High School, we we're given a beautiful theater for plays, musicals, and concerts. The theater is not only open to those of us that attend school, but for the public as well. According to Mr. Mark Bergman, NUHS principle, "The theater is very impressive, but not...

Movie Comparison: It 2017 and It 1990

Movie Comparison: It 2017 and It 1990

Ronald Ritzer, Josiah Peterson, and Lauren McMackin

October 4, 2017


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On September 8th, 2017 the remake of Stephen King's It was released. The original version was released on November 18, 1990. The two movies have the same plot, but they are being greatly compared. To create our own comparison we sent out two reporters. Ronald Ritzer was sent to see the new version of It,...

MEMES

MEMES

Logan Kalis, Writer

May 23, 2017


Filed under A&E, Showcase, Student Life

For years now the internet had been swirling with images that make people laugh when they see them. The word meme was coined by Richard Dawkins (An idea, behavior, or style that spreads from person to person within a culture). It's stated as: "A meme acts as a unit for carrying culture ideas, symbols,...

2017 Eurovision

2017 Eurovision

Kelly Kristine

May 17, 2017


Filed under A&E, Opinion

The 2017 Eurovision sing contest has begun in Europe! The contest takes one singer from each of the countries and the singers compete to see what country will win the contest. The first contest took place on 24 May 1956, where seven nations participated. As the contest progressed, the rules grew increasingly...

Theater Class Goes to See King Lear

Theater Class Goes to See King Lear

Rose Dobie

May 12, 2017


Filed under A&E, News

On Tuesday, May 9 Mrs. Thursby's Theater Class went to Gustavus Adolphus College in Saint Peter to see the school's production of King Lear. They put on a matinee performance at 10:00 for high schools. Along with NUHS, students from Saint Peter, Mankato East, Nicollet, and Minnesota New Country were...

New Snapchat Update

New Snapchat Update

Dylan Stein

May 10, 2017


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Snapchat just released a new update that is huge. You can now have a limitless time for a picture, looping videos, doodle with emojis, and a new "magic eraser." This update is the biggest one yet and opens many gateways to bigger and better updates in the future. If you want to erase something in a...

Women In The World Of Rock And Roll

Women In The World Of Rock And Roll

Kelly Kristine

May 8, 2017


Filed under A&E, Opinion, Showcase

There has been a lot of news around the world when Donald J. Trump became president of the United States Of America. On January 21st, 2017, women across the USA Marched for their freedom. Women deal with different working conditions and assumptions than many men. Some of these assumptions are that women...

Week 2

Week 2

April Atzenhoefer and Logan Kalis

May 4, 2017


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04/ 28/17 This week the band has moved into the auditorium to practice their songs for their big concert on Monday May 1st. Wesley was very excited to move into the bigger space and feel more professional about his music skills. Wesley is slightly nervous for the concert on Monday, but he knows that...

Eagle Tunes Contest

Eagle Tunes Contest

Kelly Kristine, writer

May 1, 2017


Filed under A&E, News, Student Life

The New Ulm High School's writing center is hosting a new contest within the weeks to come. The contest is aimed at any musically talented students who can write their own music and make a video of it. The video will be sent to Megan Hietala, a senior at New Ulm. The contest says that you can play any...

Prom 2017

Prom 2017

Ellie Hohensee

April 28, 2017


Filed under A&E, News, Showcase, Student Life

The prom committee has been hard at work, setting up decorations and making sure everyone is given the objects and information they need. For guys, prom seems to be a tad less stressful compared to ladies. Most of the time guys worry about grooming, a tux, and a vehicle. Ladies, on the other hand, have...

Celebrating Earth Day With Joi

Celebrating Earth Day With Joi

Kelly Kristine, Writer

April 24, 2017


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Last Friday, the Joi club got together and put on the hunt for the little earths in the lower commons. Students in 9th-12th grade had the opportunity to count the number of earths and the person with the closest number won the prizes. The number of earths that we put up was 47! I spent most of 5th h...

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