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County Road 6 Change Alters Commute

County Road 6 Change Alters Commute

Cari Spencer, Editor in Chief

The first day of school was met with surprise for students...

September 12, 2017

Recent News Stories

Understanding the Official Curfew Law

Understanding the Official Curfew Law

June 8, 2017

The word “curfew” has become a dreaded...

Graduation Celebrates Seniors of 2017

Graduation Celebrates Seniors of 2017

June 8, 2017

Graduation will be held at 7:00 p.m. in Pesonen...

Tragedy in Manchester

Tragedy in Manchester

May 25, 2017

What was supposed to be the concert of a...

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Sudden Schedule Change Alters Spartan Hour

Sudden Schedule Change Alters Spartan Hour

Katie Udell

Orono High School students started the first day of school in shock as...

September 20, 2017

Ending an Era

Caroline Martin, Staff Reporter

Emerging from behind-the-scenes and leaving behind a legacy, senior Megan Palmquist has just finished her career as Stage Manager for Orono High School’s Drama Department. Her interest in drama started in middle school where her passion for theater began in the middle...

June 8, 2017

Spring Pop Choir Concert Finishes the Year

Elizabeth Courtney, Staff Reporter

The 2016-2017 school year is coming to an end and with it ends the Orono choir season. The spring pop concert has been an Orono choir tradition for years, and acts as the finale to finish each year with a fun, upbeat concert. These concerts are always filled with fun, popular...

June 2, 2017

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Sports

Vote for Guy to be Star Tribune’s Player of the Week

Vote for Guy to be Star Tribune’s Player of the Week

OHS senior Guy Mohs is nominated for Star Tribune's "Player of the Week" and he needs your vote. Please click on the link to vote for Guy! http://m.mnsoccerhub.com/news_article/show/832376?referrer_id=868684 ...

Rowing Club Meets Year With New Changes

Rowing Club Meets Year With New Changes

June 8, 2017

OHS Boys Golf Season

OHS Boys Golf Season

June 6, 2017

Girls Lacrosse Update

Girls Lacrosse Update

June 5, 2017

Track Star Running Her Way To First Place

Track Star Running Her Way To First Place

May 26, 2017

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Staff Profiles

Cari Spencer
Cari Spencer

Editor in Chief

Hello!  My name is Cari Spencer and I am one of the Co-Editors in Chief. I’m a junior in Journalism II and have been writing articles for The Spartan Speaks since my freshmen year. I love how The Spar...

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Ellie Fasbender
Ellie Fasbender

Online Editor

My name is Ellie Fasbender, I have been a journalism student for two years now. This is my first year working on the Spartan Speaks, I am the online editor for the 2017/18 school year. I am extremely exc...

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