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Unified Basketball Tournament

Emelia Lowe, Opinions Editor

February 23, 2019

On February 14th, 2019 the Orono Unified Club hosted an all day basketball tournament with 3 other schools in the west metro area. Waconia, Edina, Wayzata and Orono students came together in the new activities...

Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day

February 19, 2019

Winterfest Coronation 2019

Nina Johnson and Claire Suchy

February 11, 2019

Claire Suchy and Nina Johnson After days of delay, the Orono High School coronation commenced on the afternoon of Feb 1st. During this ceremony, the entire school gathered in the gymnasium and watched as the 2019 winterfest cour...

Kicking Finals Week Out Of The Park

Ellie Fasbender, Editor in Chief

January 21, 2019

Kicking finals week out of the park Ellie Fasbender Editor in Chief The week of Jan. 21-25 is a big one for the students of Orono High School. It's finals week. This week is crazy, filled with quizlet studying, review...

Who went home with gold? Golden Globes 2019

Isabella Koch, Features Editor

January 21, 2019

Who went home with gold? Golden Globes 2019 Isabella Koch Features Editor Sunday, Jan. 6th, marked the 75th Golden Globes Awards. This years event was hosted by Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg. Throughout the three hour airing...

Handling Stress

Ellie Fasbender, Editor in Chief

January 18, 2019

For most students, managing eight hours of school, on top of homework, sports, extracurricular activities and jobs can be extremely stressful and exhausting. Teenagers are supposed to be getting at least nine hours of sleep pe...

Meaning Behind Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Rae Malik, Copy Editor

January 17, 2019

MLK Day, a federal holiday, takes place on the third monday of January each year. This year it is taking place on January 21. The day dates back to starting originally in 1986. Due to MLK being a federal holiday, school does not...

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