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Ecology brings students a nontraditional learning environment

Ecology brings students a nontraditional learning environment

Blake Mesenburg, Staff Writer

November 5, 2019

Led by Mr. John Porisch, the ecology class is a nontraditional class that spends a significant amount of time outdoors in nature. The class goes outside at least once a week––usually on block days––to study Minnesota’s great outdoors including birds, trees, plants, and fish. “In our short...

Sports teams show spirit through dress up days

Sports teams show spirit through dress up days

Connor Rahill, Staff Writer

November 4, 2019

BSM students participating in extracurricular activities love to show their team pride by coming to school dressed up in team uniform, merchandise, or perhaps something completely unrelated to the team.  Coordinated in advance, teams try to get every member of the lineup to partake in the dress-up...

Students dress up for Halloween

Students dress up for Halloween

Frida Fortier, Staff Writer

November 3, 2019

Even though most high schoolers have retired from trick-or-treating, having a good costume is still a Halloween essential. Whether you’re attending a party or just passing out candy, it’s important to have the proper attire. Students do not take Halloween costumes lightly.  Freshman Amelia B...

Spikeball gains attention from students

Spikeball gains attention from students

Blake Mahmood, Staff Writer

October 31, 2019

Spikeball, the newest backyard game, took our student body by storm this summer. Summer, a time for relaxation, travel, and sports, has become known as the new “Spikeball Season.” Spikeball, more commonly known as “the trampoline ball game”, is now the staple of backyard games around the country. Any summer BBQ or graduation party is sure to ...

Sophomore competes in international hockey tournament

Sophomore competes in international hockey tournament

Matthew Nachbor, Staff Writer

October 31, 2019

Sophomore Leo Warner had quite the summer, as he played hockey for the Columbian U16 Hockey team and the Columbian D1 Hockey team in the Miami Panthers NHL practice rink. When he was a baby, Warner was adopted from Columbia, which qualifies him to play for Columbian sports teams. He found out about t...

Day in the life of a football manager

Day in the life of a football manager

Morgan Anderson, Staff Writer

October 28, 2019

The football managers have a very different role for Friday night football games. Instead of cheering from the stands, they help out on the sidelines.  According to Coach Joe Creer, it’s no wonder that the managers this year are top-notch. “I handpick my managers so they bring a lot to the team becau...

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