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Stories from Cannon Falls High School
Marvelous masks
Middle School

Grace Miller | April 17, 2020

There has been a huge swell in face mask usage lately as the COVID-19 virus works its way across the world. Fearful citizens wear them on the few trips taken out of the house. Food workers sport these…

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College campuses go dark

Emma Conway | April 13, 2020

Just 42 minutes north of Cannon Falls, the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, boasts the sixth largest enrollment numbers in the U.S. The second largest school in the Big Ten—falling 10,000 students…

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Here, there, everywhere

Emma Conway | April 6, 2020

Mikko Heinäsuo, Finland

Originally from Finland, Heinäsuo enjoyed the short time he had in the U.S. before the COVID-19 pandemic uprooted his exchange.

As COVID-19 has spread…

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No one eats alone
Middle School

Angel Zheng | March 25, 2020

Awkward stalls in conversation abound as the middle schoolers walked toward their tables. Entering into the lunchroom on February 21, middle school students were met with unusual circumstances. Colored…

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Isn’t It Romantic
Arts & Entertainment

Mari Mendivil | March 12, 2019

Rachel McAdams is the queen of romance. Her heart throbbing performances on screen and in films, The Notebook, About Time, and The Vow, are some of my favorites. Ten year old me dreamed of the thought…

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Amy for America

Emma Conway | February 13, 2019

It was 16 degrees and snowing on the island in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Leaning against the silver barrier with three layers on, I anxiously waited for a speech that I would never forget- on February 10th,…

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Flipping locations

Aizlynn Thim | January 29, 2019

The Northfield High School Gymnastics Team has enjoyed its use of the Northfield Gymnastics Club facilities for the last 24 years. Changes in management have forced the team to seek a new home days before…

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Taking Action
Midterm Elections

Emma Conway | November 14, 2018


Politics brings out the good, the bad, and the ugly amongst people. Even though all of us survived the 2016 election, our country became more divided than it ever had before. This election is…

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