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Orono Band Memorial Day Festivities are Rained Out

Recent News Stories

May 24, 2019

Nina Johnson Features Editor On Friday, May 24, Orono upperclassmen were called to the auditorium during spartan hour to hear a panel of 2018...

Minnesota ranks 3rd in national state ranking

May 20, 2019

Minnesota ranks 3rd in national state ranking Sam Capece Copy Editor The national state rankings came out last Tuesday and Minnesota ranked third...

Teacher appreciation week

May 20, 2019

Monday, May 6 marked the beginning of 2019 teacher appreciation week. Teacher appreciation week takes place during the first week of May, lasting from...

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Taylor Cole: nationally ranked snowmobile racer

Recent Sports Stories

May 10, 2019

Isabella Koch Feature Editor Starting in early April, the boys golf team, lead by Dave Herring and Bryan Goudy, has already faced challenges many other sports bypass easily....

May 9, 2019

Girls golf has always hosted a small group of athletes, from individuals who go on to play in college to those who simply want to play for fun or have taken golf lessons...

Taking lacrosse to the next level

May 9, 2019

With the Minnesota weather finally starting to cooperate spring sports seasons are starting to be able to get outside and enjoy some (mostly) nice weather. As of right...

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An Inside Look at the 2018-2019 AP Physics C Class

Recent Features and Clubs Stories

5 (easy) ways to reduce your carbon footprint

May 16, 2019

Claire Suchy  Copy Editor  Being as earth-friendly as possible can be, well let's face it, exhausting. Often times when attempts to be...

May 6, 2019

By Mark Sarles Sports Editor One of the big decisions for seniors at Orono High School is post high school plans. Most Orono students go...

Toxic Charity

May 6, 2019

Katie Udell Editor in Chief Beathe Iragiza is a mother, widow and genocide survivor. In 1994, the Rwandan Genocide took the lives of...

Garden Club is Growing Like a Weed

May 2, 2019

Isa Chavez Staff Reporter Orono’s Garden Club has taken the plant game by storm. Lead by English Teacher and plant enthusiast Kyle Ann...

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Happy Campers at the 2019 Met Gala

Recent Arts & Entertainment Stories

May 10, 2019

Students honored at the Congressional Art Competition

May 9, 2019

Jazmine Borreson Online Visuals Editor Every year in the spring, the Congressional Institute supports a nationwide high school visual...

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Andy Berrell
Andy Berrell

Staff

I am a senior, this is my first year on the Spartan Speaks staff and my first semester in Journalism 2. Here at Orono, I play for the Varsity Basketball team, and I am also a varsity rower for the Long Lake Rowing Crew. I decided to pursue journalism in my final year at...

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Julia Hughes
Julia Hughes

Staff Reporter

Hi, I’m Julia Hughes, a staff reporter of The Spartan Speaks at OHS. I am a senior here at Orono. You can catch me walking into class 5 minutes late to first period because I can't wake up before 7.

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