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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...

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,...

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

Students at the Prior Lake High School have been joining this program to help complete their college courses sooner
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...

Jillian Hiveley (on the right)

All About Prior Lake Girls Track and Field

Noelle Hoepner , Contributor May 17, 2019

    Prior Lake Track and Field is an amazing sport that everyone should try. This spring sport definitely challenges you in a good way and makes you a better overall athlete. Track is split off into...

Notre Dame Cathedral, “Captured by Eileen Theis Circa: 1995”

Families Donate to Notre Dame Cathedral for Repair Following the Damaging Fire

Nathan Olson and Cody Theis May 10, 2019

The fire on April 15th, 2019, knocked out much of the Notre Dame Cathedral and devastated the people of France and across the world of the Catholic faith. The fire lasted several hours damaging much of...

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