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What is TikTok??

What is TikTok??

Natalie Hoepner, Editor February 28, 2020

So whether people are sending you TikToks or you are watching them yourself, TikTok has become a part of a lot of teenagers' lives. This huge app has become super popular for mostly everyone, and major...

An English Thanksgiving

An English Thanksgiving

Freya Congreve and Anya Congreve , Contributors December 11, 2019

Thanksgiving is a holiday that every American has celebrated since they were born.  However, what tends to be a shock to them is that it isn’t commonly known about or celebrated anywhere else. Growing...

Darbys Dancers

Darby’s Dancers

Sidney Ford, Contributor November 22, 2019

"Around 33% of all babies born in the United States will be born with a birth defect", the Center for Disease Control and Prevention website writes. Although these children are different from most, they...

How Traveling The World Makes Mr. Wagner’s Teaching Take Flight

How Traveling The World Makes Mr. Wagner’s Teaching Take Flight

Jaeden Betz, Contributor November 8, 2019

 “When I first left the country to study abroad, I was a political science major,” Wagner said, “But I was always interested in history -- Never in a million years thought I would be teaching it...

AP Psych Fair is a hit

AP Psych Fair is a hit

Anya Congreve, Contributor November 8, 2019

The second annual Psychology Fair was held at Prior Lake High School last month. Hundreds of students from all grades participated in several psychological experiments. But what actually is the psych fair?  The...

A Colossal Workplace

A Colossal Workplace

Noelle Hoepner and Natalie Hoepner November 8, 2019

Working with your younger sister, you both have different views on work and your experiences. Noelle, still kind of new, is always learning something and it is fun to train her and teach her what to do....

You’re in For(eign) a Treat - Italy

You’re in For(eign) a Treat – Italy

Preethi Kumar, Editor October 13, 2019

Supreme Pizza, Ravioli, and Hoagies. They might seem like basic Italian food to us, but not to our friends from Italy. Michela Scanagatti is 16 years old foreign exchange student from Milan, Italy, and...

Tesfas Trip to PLHS

Tesfa’s Trip to PLHS

Natalie Hoepner and Gracie DiPerna October 13, 2019

"With a love of music as big as his last name, Tesfa Wondemagegnehu has been sharing joy and a vision for equity and justice through song for over a decade" (St. Olaf College). On Thursday, October 3rd,...

Freya and Anya Congreve

English Invasion!

Freya and Anya Congreve, Contributors October 2, 2019

Just over a year ago, we packed our bags and moved halfway across the world. With nothing but a suitcase of clothes and a couple of boxes, we set out to start a new life. Ready to become part of a city...

An out of this world team

An out of this world team

Preethi Kumar, Editor June 3, 2019

Not only is Pluto a Dwarf Planet, but it also happens to be the name of our Ultimate Frisbee teams. PLUTO stands for Prior Lake Ultimate Team, and they added the “O” just to make the name sound cooler.   A...

Connections, bringing people together at Prior Lake High.

Connections, bringing people together at Prior Lake High.

Abby Lynne, Contributor May 22, 2019

As students roll into school on the first days of school, many new students feel left out. With everyone knowing their classmates, some since kindergarten, new students can struggle to make new friends....

In 2019, it’s normal for high school students to attend Normandale

In 2019, it’s normal for high school students to attend Normandale

Taylor Tollefsrud, Contributor May 17, 2019

Many students are ready to grow up and ready to be treated like an adult. This program, Post Secondary Enrollment Options (PSEO), has been available for students at the Prior Lake High School for a couple...

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