Graduation Ceremonies for the Class of 2013 at Northwestern University

Senior Skip Day……. x2?

The annual Senior appreciation day (Senior skip day) is coming up next week. Senior appreciation day is the Friday before prom when the eighth graders come in and tour the building and everyone  “moves up a grade” for that day. This year though there is a little twist. Instead of one day off, the Seniors [Read More…]

Graduation Ceremonies for the Class of 2013 at Northwestern University


One weekend soon, you’ll have your last young and wild Friday night with the strangers that turned into close friends and nights that turned into morning. People that you’ve made a million and one memories with, you’ll be standing side by side in alphabetical order. Like you once did on the way to the bathroom. Only [Read More…]


Another School.

Located on Highway 25, the Wright Technical Center building stands. This building is mostly used for career and technical programs for high schoolers from Annandale, Big Lake, Buffalo, Delano, Howard Lake, Maple Lake, Monticello and St Michael/ Albertville high schools. WTC provides these high schoolers with programs like:   On the Job: High school credit [Read More…]

All or Nothing: School Email

With the recent scandal with Hillary Clinton’s private email also being her government email, it raised some questions about whether or not school emails should be separate from personal emails. Junior Sabrina Kumlin has her own thoughts on this topic, “it’s just an email, I don’t think it really matters, it’s not like I’m like ‘Hey, [Read More…]

BHS Freedom

There is a large chance that at some point you have carried your phone around school with you or maybe worn a backpack or hat to class. You probably never think twice about this, but the reality is that we have a lot of freedom. Most schools can’t do any of these things. “We’re lucky [Read More…]

Winter is… Over?

Most Minnesotans are used to the bipolar temps that happen all year round and tend to get a little too excited when some warm weather rolls around. It is no shock that one weekend the high will be 70 degrees and the next weekend it’s snowing. Sunday, March 15 welcomed a shocking high of 66 degrees and [Read More…]

Obsessed with Mnt. Dew

“I couldn’t live without mountain dew” says junior Noah Vanderkooi “its what makes me happy”. At a young age Vanderkooi was exposed to a carbonated soft drink called mountain dew and from that point on he was obsessed. “I get a dew every time i go out to eat, every morning, and everyday after school.” [Read More…]


Duby Duby Doo

Devan Dubnyk has done nothing but amaze since his arrival in the state of hockey with 31 consecutive starts, 24 wins, only 6 losses, and 5 shutouts. Many say that Dubnyk is the reason for Minnesota’s remarkable turnaround. Dubnyk joined the Wild after their sixth straight loss and made an immediate impact. The Wild are [Read More…]