Justin Vernon – a once in a Face Time© interview:

Justin Vernon – a once in a Face Time© interview:

Aja St. Germaine, Arts and Entertainment Editor and Dominic Yates, Reporter

June 10, 2015

In December 2009, Purple Wings reporter Laureen Foeckler interviewed Justin Vernon, right after Bon Iver’s successful “Northern Exposure.” The interview covered many areas, including where Justin thought he’d be in five years. He said then, “That’s easy. Living in Eau Claire, playing music... READ MORE »

2015 post-graduate plans

Aja St. Germaine, Arts and Entertainment Editor

UW-Madison Jacqueline Xiong Park Walter Clare Weible Berklee Klauck Elijah Ruder Ryan Dape Sarah Becker Katrina Kitzmann Kyle Connelly Scout Umnus Samantha...  Read More »

June 10, 2015

Ms. Gilmore will be missed

Aja St. Germaine, Arts and Entertainment Editor

Ms. Gilmore, a special education teacher, is retiring after 17 years working here. She has been teaching for 33 years and loves what she does. She became a teacher after being...  Read More »

June 10, 2015

Ms. Smeija leaves MHS with great memories

June 5, 2015

“I have taught almost every level of math in every grade from seventh to 12th,” says MHS math teacher, Ms. Smeija. Smeija graduated from UWEC with a bachelors...  Read More »

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Summer movies to watch for

June 4, 2015

It has almost arrived - summer. With summer arriving there also will be new movies coming for the summer season. As you’ve been watching TV or watching other movies...  Read More »

Student wins national award

June 4, 2015

Hannah Giberstadt, an 18-year-old senior, is this year’s winner of “Downbeat Magazine’s” Jazz Award. The award is called the “High School Outstanding Performance...  Read More »

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Buchholz leaves his mark on MHS

June 2, 2015

It’s always a sad year when many teachers part their ways with Memorial such as this one. Six teachers will be leaving us this year and Mr. Buchholz is one of...  Read More »

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Ms. Gilmore will be missed

Ms. Gilmore will be missed

Aja St. Germaine, Arts and Entertainment Editor

Ms. Gilmore, a special education teacher, is retiring after 17 years working here. She has been teaching for 33 years and loves what she does. She became...  Read More »

Jun 10

The many functions of an ultrasound

Hanna Kaufman, Reporter

As my senior year and high school career end soon I am starting to seriously consider what I want to do, where I want to go and how I am going to accomplish the plans that have been the making for a while now. My goal is to become an ultrasound technician once I graduate from CVTC. But what exactly is an ultrasound technician? What are they responsible...  Read More »

Jun 2

Recycle today to make a better tomorrow

Recycle today to make a better tomorrow

Chenoa Littlewolf, Reporter

Recycling is important in today’s world if we want to leave this planet better for future generations. It is good for the environment, since we are making...  Read More »

Jun 2

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Recycle today to make a better tomorrow

Recycle today to make a better tomorrow

Chenoa Littlewolf, Reporter

Recycling is important in today’s world if we want to leave this planet better for future generations. It is good for the environment, since...  Read More »

June 2, 2015

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EcoWarriors celebrate Earth Day

April 27, 2015

“Trees are awesome!” says Junior Rose Strong. Wednesday, April 22, MHS’s EcoWarriors took to the...  Read More »

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MHS is silent for the silenced

April 20, 2015

The Day of Silence was started in 1996 by students at a Virginia High School to promote awareness for...  Read More »

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Reviewing the 2015 Boys Golf season

Carl Ronnander, assistant sports reporter

For all but one member of the Memorial boys’ golf team, Junior Chase Rauckman, who advanced to sectionals – the 2015 season is over. While...  Read More »

June 2, 2015

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Tyson Humes and Patrick Treacy hit the ground running

May 29, 2015

Seniors Tyson Humes and Patrick Treacy are prominent athletes on the 2015 Memorial High School (MHS)...  Read More »

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Boys Golf Team performs well at Hayward Invitational

May 20, 2015

The Memorial boys’ golf team participated in a two-day, 36-hole invitational in Hayward, Wisc. Friday,...  Read More »

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