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Bumblebee Is A Change of Pace for “Transformers”

Bumblebee Is A Change of Pace for “Transformers”

Camden Mast, Staff Writer

January 11, 2019


Filed under Arts, Showcase

It’s no secret that the last few films in the Transformers franchise haven’t been the best movies out there. With three out of the five of the previous installments having less than 20% on Rotten Tomatoes, expectations were low for the newly announced Bumblebee solo film. Most people, includin...

The Soundbox: The Best Albums of 2018

The Soundbox: The Best Albums of 2018

Peter Nomeland, Editor-in-Chief

December 21, 2018


Filed under Arts

2018 was a great year for music, with countless big name artists and new stars releasing music, and streaming making it so we can listen to more music than ever. But what was the best music of the year? Heres my list in order of best to.........least best but still the best. Not worst, these are all...

Movie Review: “A Star is Born”

Movie Review: “A Star is Born”

Sydney King Fenn and Cassidy Stensrud

December 18, 2018


Filed under Arts, Opinion, Showcase

When the trailer first came out for this movie, we were both really excited to see the film. Based on the previews it also appeared to have a very good soundtrack. It was different to see Lady Gaga as an actor without all of the eccentric costuming, but she looked good in the trailer. When we wen...

Q&A With Theater Actor Tyler Railey

Q&A With Theater Actor Tyler Railey

Nolan Telthoester, Staff Editor

December 14, 2018


Filed under Arts, Showcase, Student Life

Theater at Lakeville South is in an exciting time. Just as the production of “It’s A Wonderful Life” wrapped its 3 show run, the theater program has begun work on its one-act play “Tracks”. One of the standouts from the play was Junior Tyler Railey, who played the main character's wife, and ...

Soundbox: Lil Peep- “Come Over When You’re Sober Pt. 2”

Soundbox: Lil Peep- “Come Over When You’re Sober Pt. 2”

Nolan Telthoester, Staff Editor

November 14, 2018


Filed under Arts, Opinion

This week's Soundbox is by guest writer Nolan Telthoester. The newest album released by deceased rapper Lil Peep “Come Over When You’re Sober Pt. 2” has a deeper meaning and thought process behind it than any other music he’s written. The album likes to mention a person referenced to as you. That p...

Peter’s Soundbox: Snail Mail- “Lush”

Peter’s Soundbox: Snail Mail- “Lush”

Peter Nomeland

November 1, 2018


Filed under Arts, Opinion

Welcome to The Soundbox, where I pick an album, TV show, or just anything I’m enjoying at the moment, and take a closer look at the project and dig into it's creation and meaning. This week, we’re taking a look at the debut album of indie artist Snail Mail, titled “Lush”. 19-year-old Lind...

The Hate U Give: An Interesting Perspective on Police Brutality

The Hate U Give: An Interesting Perspective on Police Brutality

Dylan Naatjes, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


Filed under Arts, Opinion

The Hate U Give, a movie directed by George Tillman, Jr., based on #1 New York Times bestseller book by Angie Thomas, gives an interesting perspective on police brutality, a highly controversial topic. It comes from the point of view of Starr Carter, a black girl who lives in the ghetto, but goes to a ni...

Students Shine in One Act Plays

Maya Lundell, Staff Writer

February 21, 2017


Filed under Arts, Uncategorized

The casts of both plays were met with cheers and applause. “I thought they were very cool stories,” remarked jr. Conner Berger, an audience member. “With the story lines, you kind of expected one thing, but it wasn’t. It turned out to be the total opposite.

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