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Carrying The Banner Through Sartell

Carrying The Banner Through Sartell

Mackenzie Krueger, Journalist
October 13, 2016
Filed under Arts and Theatre, Entertainment, Reviews

Famous musical director and creator Harvey Fierstein created the musical “Newsies” based off the original movie, directed by Kenny Ortega and co-written by Bob Tzudiker and Noni White. The show takes place during the newsboy strike in 1899 and follows the leader of newsboys, Jack Kelly, as he ...

Marena’s Bagel Shop Stop: Big Apple Bagels

Marena’s Bagel Shop Stop: Big Apple Bagels

Marena Kouba, Journalist
October 13, 2016
Filed under Food

For the first installation of Marena’s Bagel Shop Stop, I went to the Big Apple Bagel shop in downtown St. Cloud. I am making it my mission to find the best (in my opinion) bagel shop in central Minnesota. Thursday, September 29th, 2016 at approximately 9:00 AM, I went to Big Apple Bagels in downtow...

9 American foods banned in other countries

9 American foods banned in other countries

Cami Doman, Journalist
October 12, 2016
Filed under Food

Today, Americans are becoming more conscious of what they’re consuming. Vegans are more common, anything labeled organic or natural are flying off the shelves, and healthy recipes are splashed all over Pinterest. But as healthy as we think we are eating our Cliff Bars and smoothies, food shelves...

Your new favorite fall series is here

Your new favorite fall series is here

Cami Doman, Journalist
October 9, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

If you loved the NBC hit Parenthood, you’ll be captivated by NBC’s new series, This Is Us. The show premiered September 20th, and immediately got people hooked. The writers and directors of Crazy, Stupid Love, tell the story of three people, all with the same birthday, and a life that is intri...

Plan the perfect spring break

Plan the perfect spring break

Emma Zenzen, Journalist
October 6, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

Are you struggling to pick the perfect 2017 spring break destination? Sartell students still have to endure six more grueling months of school before spring break season begins, but it is never too early to plan for the perfect trip.  Look no further, here are places to go that have been rated...

Things to do this fall

Things to do this fall

Alex Pringle, Journalist
October 4, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

As fall approaches, the leaves are getting darker, the air is getting colder, and the flannels are coming out, which means there are many activities that you can add to your "to-do" list. First off, you should go to an apple orchard. What could possibly be better? It is a great activity for families with children, ...

Matt’s Movie Corner: Seven Things Wrong with The Magnificent Seven

Matt’s Movie Corner: Seven Things Wrong with The Magnificent Seven

Matt Schnettler, Journalist
October 4, 2016
Filed under Matt's Movie Corner, Movies and Books

From director Antoine Fuqua and starring Denzel Washington and Chris Pratt comes a remake of remake called The Magnificent Seven. Despite it’s flaws it still manages to pull out a pretty favorable movie. The Magnificent Seven, following many other westerns before it, revolves around a town und...

Backstage NUN-sense with the “Sister Act” cast

Backstage NUN-sense with the “Sister Act” cast

Mackenzie Krueger, Journalist
September 23, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Events

The beloved story Sister Act, starring Whoopi Goldberg, comes to the St. Cloud area in an adapted stage performance. The show includes many actors with a large range of ages and an insane amount of talent. The process of putting together this show started with a five week-long rehearsal periods follo...

Matt’s Movie Corner: Sully

Matt’s Movie Corner: Sully

Matt Schnettler, Journalist
September 20, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Matt's Movie Corner, Movies and Books, Reviews, Showcase

Out this weekend was Sully. A true story drama featuring Tom Hanks and directed by Clint Eastwood, it is definitely worth  a watch. Sully tells the true story of the miracle on the Hudson, an emergency water landing on the Hudson river in New York. The landing was performed by the captain Sully...

12-Year old sweeps America’s Got Talent

12-Year old sweeps America’s Got Talent

Jaren Martin, Journalist
September 20, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, News

Flashing lights. Golden confetti. Ukuleles. Simon Cowell. Grace VanderWaal, a 12-year old just trying to find her way in the world, found her way to the stage this summer to sing her heart out in hopes of winning a million dollars. After her audition, Simon Cowell told her that he believed she...

Mix 94.9 Back to School Concert at Sartell

Mix 94.9 Back to School Concert at Sartell

Hannah Kosloski, Journalist
September 16, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Events, Music, News, Showcase

This coming Wednesday, September 28th, radio station Mix 94.9 is hosting a back-to-school concert at Sartell Middle School to support an upcoming boy band and welcome students back for the new school year. “New District,” the boy band performing, is on their high rise to fame after releasing their new single “Ain’t Got Mon...

Summer Movies 2016: The Best and the Worst and the Most Mediocre

Summer Movies 2016: The Best and the Worst and the Most Mediocre

Matt Schnettler, Journalist
September 15, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Matt's Movie Corner, Movies and Books, Showcase

This summer movie season was regarded by critics as one of the worst of all time. Summer movies can be a pretty big deal. Think of the term "summer blockbuster," and all the movies it's spawned. That's movies like Die Hard, Men in Black, Jurassic Park, Guardians of the Galaxy, Raiders of the Lost A...

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