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Bride by Ali Hazelwood released on February 6, 2024.

Book of the month – February: Bride

Katelyn Fonkert, Senior Reporter February 29, 2024

Ali Hazelwood’s “Bride” is a vampyre/werewolf, paranormal romance that is much better than “Twilight.” This book is unlike any other vampyre/werewolf book that I have ever read, and is actually...

The Manitou Movie Club was proposed by 2 students Brooklyn Oursler (12) and Liam Linster(11) to bring students who love film and cinema together. The Manitou Movie Club promotion poster was created with canva.

Manitou Movie Club awaits approval

Katelyn Fonkert, Senior Reporter February 13, 2024

MSHS students Brooklyn Oursler (12) and Liam Linster (11) are working with science teacher, Andrew Slama, and principal, Anna Conrad, to create and potentially introduce the Manitou Movie Club. Slama...

 Sanctuary of the Shadow by Aurora Ascher released on Jan. 10.

Book of the month – January: Sanctuary of the Shadow

Katelyn Fonkert, Senior Reporter January 31, 2024

Aurora Ascher’s “Sanctuary of the Shadow'' is a new thrilling romantasy novel that had me staying up until three a.m. and still telling myself “just one more chapter.” If you're a fan of “Fourth...

The Intern by Michele Campbell was released October 7 of this year.

Book of the month – December: The Intern

Katelyn Fonkert, Senior Reporter December 15, 2023

“The Intern” by Michele Campbell was honestly the worst book I’ve read in a while. The story in itself seems like it would be interesting, the characters fell flat driving the book to read poorly. “The...

Goosebumps has been a staple of youth horror fiction since the books have released, and had a successful TV series in the late 1990s.

Review: Goosebumps

Dalton Gates, Multimedia Editor October 25, 2023

R. L. Stine’s “Goosebumps” has been made into a television series once again and just in time for the Halloween season on Disney Plus and Hulu. Many of us are familiar with the original series and...

Percy Jackson and the Olympians tv show will be released Dec. 20, 2023 on Disney Plus.

Book of the month – September: Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Chalice of the Gods

Katelyn Fonkert, Senior Reporter October 12, 2023

Rick Riordan’s “Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Chalice of the Gods,” the sixth book in the series that many of us grew up with, is finally here and just in time for the release of Disney Plus's...

At this annual Larrys, MPAC President Kai Jacobson (11) and Vice President Meghan Taylor (11) took liberty in naming and presenting every award given.

The 2023 Larry’s: What to expect of this long standing tradition

Jack Boyd, Senior Reporter May 22, 2023

On Monday, May 8th, the annual Larry’s awards ceremony was held for the MSSD Theatre Department. The event elapsed a total of 2 and a half hours, in which eventgoers were frolicing in revelry abounds. “It’s...

Happy Place was released April 25 of this year.

Book of the month – May: Happy Place

Katelyn Fonkert, Senior Reporter May 15, 2023

Emily Henry's “Happy Place”, like all her other books, is summer beach read that sucks you in quickly. This is a second chance romance about a summer vacation with friends to get you ready for summer...

Amber Malone painted the Cristo de la Concordia in Bolivia.

Students create art for WLACN

Ethan Anderson, Senior Reporter May 2, 2023


Lindsey Hinshaw (12) and Amelia Hamilton (12) stand in front of their Manitou mural.

Manitou seniors work on end of the year art projects

Sadie House, Senior Reporter May 1, 2023

As the school year is coming to a close, a few Manitou Springs High School seniors have chosen to dedicate the last of their time to leaving behind an artistic legacy.  An assortment of colorful geometric...

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