Ditch Cleanup

Ditch Cleanup

Adabelle Wright, Contributor

October 16, 2017


Filed under News, Student Life

On Wednesday October 11th, the New Ulm FFA and Co. Advisor, Jeff Nelson, hosted a ditch cleanup on the top of Highway 15 to Klossner, Minnesota. There were approximately 35-50 students helping pick-up all sorts of trash from swim noodles to pop cans. The New Ulm FFA has been performing this event since...

October Box Tops Drive

October Box Tops Drive

Madison Portner

October 16, 2017


Filed under News, Student Life

Students and staff at NUHS are collecting box tops for candy and other prizes. If you bring in 5 box tops to the Media Center you will get the choice of starburst or skittles and an entry into a drawing to win a prize! Prizes include pencils, notepads, books, and candy. Last year $350 in box tops we...

More Eagles Than You Think

More Eagles Than You Think

Joey Batt, Lizzie Shaul, and Iyanna Wieland

October 12, 2017


Filed under News, Student Life

Have you ever wondered how many eagles are around New Ulm High School? Walking through the halls and outside, but not in classrooms, we counted about 100 eagles. When students were asked how many eagles they think are around the school, we got a wide variety of answers. "I would have to guess around...

Oh Say Can You…… Knee?

Oh Say Can You…… Knee?

Ben Trautmiller

October 11, 2017


Filed under News, Sports

In today's world, there is no doubt that people want to protest or make known a topic they feel strongly about. In the NFL (National Football League), a past player of the San Francisco 49ers, Colin Kaepernick, sat during the National Anthem on Aug 26th, 2016. This sparked a huge wave of controversy....

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...

Sweet learnin’ in So. Minnesota

Sweet learnin’ in So. Minnesota

Adabelle Wright & Iyanna Wieland, Writer

October 4, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Southern Minnesota is becoming a hot-bed for educational awesomeness. With New Ulm just having their new high school built 2 years ago, and now having St. Peter build theirs, Minnesota is becoming a popular place for different styles of learning. Iyanna Wieland and Adabelle Wright visited St. Peter's...

Construction on Broadway/ Highway 68 and 15

Greg Miller and Andrew Schroeder

September 29, 2017


Filed under News

This summer Broadway was undergoing construction for close to 5 months. The construction was scheduled to end on September 22. The highway part was a little behind schedule, but was was completed on September 27. The construction started on 7th north and went out to Highway 68. During the construction t...

Design of The Sports Complex

Design of The Sports Complex

Noah Hauge and Sean Howk

September 29, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

  The New Ulm High School features three brand new sports complexes, including a football field, soccer fields, and several baseball/softball fields. This is a huge jump from being at the MLC and Johnson Fields. The athletic director Troy Guentzel answered some questions about the new spo...

From High School to Middle School

From High School to Middle School

Joey Batt and Lizzie Shaul

September 29, 2017


Filed under School Construction Update, Showcase

Many changes have occurred since spring of 2015 when New Ulm Public began to build their brand new High School. Grades 5th through 8th attend the middle school now rather than 7th through 12th. Besides changes in the physical appearance of the school, there are also changes in how the school works."With...

A Day In The Life of Mr. Briggs

A Day In The Life of Mr. Briggs

Cole Wellmann

May 19, 2017


Filed under News

What's a day like for a husband, father of two, teacher, and head baseball coach when there is a game you may ask? Well Mr. Kevin Briggs could tell you all about it! The day starts by Briggs waking up around 5:30-6:00 a.m. and doing what he needs to get ready for the day. Next is to wake the kids and...

A Day in The Life of a Senior Breakfast Speaker

A Day in The Life of a Senior Breakfast Speaker

Eythan Braulick

May 18, 2017


Filed under News, Student Life

Every year as the school year winds down the seniors have surveys emailed to them where they vote on who they would like to speak at their senior breakfast, and at the graduation ceremony. This year the senior voted to speak at the breakfast is Brady Asmus. I asked Brady what a day in the life of the...

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