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The End Of An Era

The End Of An Era

Abbie Fouberg, Contributor

May 10, 2019


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WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD DO NOT PROCEED IF YOU HAVE NOT SEEN THIS MOVIE!!               Tony Stark. The originator of this glorious universe that we have all been swept up in. The first ever Iron Man movie came out in 2008 and I don’t think...

Celebrate back to the 80s

Celebrate back to the 80s

Gracie Diperna, Contributor

May 3, 2019


Filed under A&E, Features, Showcase

As the year comes to a close, it is now time for Prior Lake High School’s annual Celebrate concert. This year, the concert includes a wide variety of music that comes from the ‘80s. The entire concert is filled with so many exciting and epic moments, but those moments take a lot of work to pull off....

The Grinch (2018) Review

The Grinch (2018) Review

Jacob Foss, Contributor

December 21, 2018


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Warning: SPOILERS AHEAD If you haven’t seen the movie, turn back now!        With Benedict Cumberbatch as the titular Grinch, Illumination’s The Grinch is a 2018 reiteration of the 1966 cartoon. As is a common theme with the animation company Illumination, their latest movie is a sam...

Prior Lake High School Choir prepares for Holiday Concert

Prior Lake High School Choir prepares for Holiday Concert

Claire Dolan and Tina Dolan, Contributors

December 14, 2018


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Students of all grades at the Prior Lake High School prepare for a winter-themed concert for the upcoming holiday season. The concert is set for Monday, December 17th at seven. As soon as the fall concert ended in October, students immediately started preparing for the extravagant winter concert to ge...

Anthem Team Making Noise at PLHS

Anthem Team Making Noise at PLHS

Natalie Hoepner, Editor

November 14, 2018


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Prior Lake High School is home to many different clubs and activities, and Anthem Team is one of them. The Anthem Team is a group of kids who know different harmonic parts to the National Anthem, and they're ready to sing at anytime, anywhere. The National Anthem that the team uses is broken down...

Ed Sheeran takes on Minneapolis

Ed Sheeran takes on Minneapolis

Meg Huss, Contributor

November 2, 2018


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On Saturday October 20, 2018 English singer, songwriter, and guitarist Ed Sheeran performed in Minneapolis, Minnesota at US Bank Stadium. The stadium was filled with thousands of fans screaming for the one-man band taking the stage. Ed Sheeran is an artist who sings multiple genres of music. The majority...

Band for Life

Band for Life

Emma Stumpe, Author

October 12, 2018


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Prior Lake High School has a huge music department. However, band is the bigger portion of that category. Prior Lake band has many sub-categories. These include Blue and Gold Band for the 9th graders, Varsity Blue, Varsity Gold, and Marching Band for the 10th-12th, Jazz, Wind Ensemble, Fall Concert...

Not so Childish Gambino

Not so Childish Gambino

Kayla Dorshak, Contributor

October 9, 2018


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Donald Glover is a writer, musician, actor, comedian and director. Most people recognize him under his stage names Childish Gambino and MC DJ. He was born at Edwards Air Force Base, California and was raised in Georgia. Contrary to popular belief, he is not, despite the rumors, related to actor Dan...

Devin Townsend’s Addicting Testament to Progressive Metal

Devin Townsend’s Addicting Testament to Progressive Metal

Caleb Gilbertson, Contributor

June 1, 2018


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“Addicted” is perhaps the most accessible album ever produced by Townsend.

Celebrate is “Under Pressure”

Celebrate is “Under Pressure”

Natalie Hoepner, Contributor

May 2, 2018


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The Prior Lake High School’s choir program is getting ready for their annual hit show titled “Celebrate!" Celebrate has different themes each year, and this year’s theme features British artists from all different types of genres! This fabulous concert will take place on March 4th and 5th with a 7 ...

A Timeless American Classic: Catch-22

A Timeless American Classic: Catch-22

Katie Gauquie, Contributor

April 24, 2018


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Catch-22 by Joseph Heller explores the experiences of Captain John Yossarian while living off the island of Pianosa, a base for Allied Air support, off the coast of Italy during World War II. The book revolves around Yossarian’s interactions with fellow soldiers, his relationship with his superiors,...

Speaking for Success

Speaking for Success

Natalie Hoepner, Contributor

February 23, 2018


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Prior Lake High School has many intriguing clubs and activities -- one activity being Prior Lake Speech Team. This enormous team is crushing meets with their bubbling and energetic 85 team members, each being in a different category. One of the many competitive categories on the speech team is Informative...

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