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Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Feathers and leaves comparable
Flight Lines: Riding Mountain, the other nearby national park
Flight Lines: Rest easy birders, the future is bright
Flight Lines with VIDEO: Willet's scientific name changed
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July 15, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Music brings together family, friends
Competing against students more than seven years older than her has never been a problem for senior Sadie Sorenson. In sixth grade, Sadie and...
July 15, 2014 - 3:00pm
July 1, 2014
Packer Weekly: TEDxYouth joins summer event lineup
From downtown offices to coffee shops, the organizing group behind the upcoming TEDxYouth event assembles on a regular basis to ensure the success...
July 1, 2014 - 3:32pm
June 18, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Director to begin new legacy at Sheyenne
With the split between Sheyenne High School and West Fargo High School becoming more evident, sacrifices are being made to accommodate both schools....
June 18, 2014 - 3:39pm
June 3, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Grandpa inspires Koenig’s future
As the year comes to a close, 2014 seniors are putting off assignments, counting down the days to graduation and looking forward to their college...
June 3, 2014 - 3:29pm
May 27, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Schmitz conquers her lowest point
By Chelsey Cressman and Jessica Qian Senior Lexi Schmitz used to dangerously escape her emotions. She can recall every moment leading up to...
May 27, 2014 - 9:15pm
May 20, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Dew finds inspiration in photography
By Arimeta Diop From camera phones to Canons, junior Ashley Dew has made photography her creative medium. Four years ago, Dew began shooting...
May 20, 2014 - 4:48pm
May 14, 2014
Packer Weekly: Diede gets head start on future
By Claire DeJong Junior Alecia Diede has always been interested in science and the medical field, but she didn’t know she wanted to pursue that love until she was recommended for the Governor’s School program at North Dakota State University. Diede attended the science program...
May 14, 2014 - 9:39am
May 6, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Shea travels to Scottish art festival
Many students look for an opportunity to go overseas and visit a new country. For junior Natalie Shea, her trip of a lifetime was achieved with...
May 6, 2014 - 4:34pm
April 22, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Luzha publishes work in a different country
Sitting in her house in Kosovo, senior Adelina Luzha would stare out of her window for hours waiting for anything to inspire her. Luckily, that...
April 22, 2014 - 4:36pm
April 15, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Amb commits to Rock School experience
Thinking back to her mistake during her solo in the song “Enter Sandman” by Metallica, junior Sheridan Amb remembers vomiting in the bathroom afterward as her nerves finally consumed her. After she played her song in front of the audience, she threw her guitar at her drummer,...
April 15, 2014 - 2:57pm
April 8, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Swedberg finds excitement in new curriculum
Within the past two years, physical education teacher Leah Swedberg has had another child in addition to her other two, taught three types of physical education courses and completed most of the process of earning her master’s degree in curriculum and instruction in NDSU’s graduate...
April 8, 2014 - 4:10pm
April 1, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Teacher recognition award deemed necessary
Logging on to the National Board Certification website, science teacher Joan Baltezore pushed the button and avoided the computer screen looking for a yes-or-no answer. To her relief, it was official; she was nationally certified after her third time applying. The National Board...
April 1, 2014 - 3:23pm
March 26, 2014
Packer Weekly: “Project Lead the Way” exposes students to necessary skills
By Arimeta Diop Started by a New York high school teacher, “Project Lead the Way” has become a nationally recognized program since its inception 28 years ago, and has recently expanded into the leading program for STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) education....
March 26, 2014 - 12:00am
March 19, 2014
Packer Weekly: Recreational engines sparks student interest
By Claire DeJong Working in a class for at least two hours a day, every day, for two years may not usually seem exciting, but this large amount of hours do not scare off students from registering for recreational engines. This class teaches students how to diagnose and treat multiple...
March 19, 2014 - 8:45am
March 11, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Lexi Berg flourishes in the Big Apple
With a population of more than 8.3 million, it is sometimes a wonder to some why people continue to flock to the crowded concrete jungle of New York City. After spending a summer in the city with her mother, Alixandria Berg found more than enough reason to leave Fargo for New York. Berg’s...
March 11, 2014 - 4:57pm