The student news site of Manitou Springs High School

The Prospector

The student news site of Manitou Springs High School

The Prospector

The student news site of Manitou Springs High School

The Prospector

The Manitou Springs Heritage Center advertises Ghost Tours in its window display.  The Ghost Tours are a popular event in Manitou Springs.

Manitou Springs Heritage Center gets community into the Halloween spirit

Owen Gerbig, Reporter October 21, 2021

From haunted walking tours and classic horror movies to an Emma Crawford exhibit with exclusive artifacts, the Manitou Springs Heritage Center has some events that are sure to get the community in the...

The Econolodge hotel, on an early september morning, where the tragic death of Jayden Molitor occured.

Opioid death takes toll on Manitou Springs, Colorado

Paige Harrison , Editor September 15, 2021

In late July, shortly before midnight, a young boy was found dead at a hotel in Manitou Springs, Colorado.  Late on Saturday July 24, police were called to the Econolodge hotel in the 100th block of...

Stacy Thomson, in her new office, answers the phone and signs in students at the beginning of the 2021-2022 school year.

Thomson fills the void left in the front office

Emily Waite, Reporter September 11, 2021

Manitou Springs School District 14 is in full swing with this 2021-2022 school year. This year Manitou Springs High School has ten new staff members, including a new front office secretary, Stacy Thomson. ...

Angie Glass  and Wendy Skokan dressed as superheroes for a student assembly in 2019.

A fond farewell

Claire Kisielnicki, Editor-in-Chief September 8, 2021
“People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” — Maya Angelou
Spring semester goes full in person

Spring semester goes full in person

Flor Breuer, Reporter February 12, 2021

With the upcoming weeks leading way to full in person learning, there have been some adjustments made in order to accommodate a full school. Juniors and seniors will be coming back to full in...

Signing off for the year

Signing off for the year

Jalen Lindh, Reporter December 18, 2020

It’s the end of the year, once again, and what a year it has been. Everyone, as a whole, has endured so much. From worrying about bills, and taxes, to stressing about getting missing assignments in on...

Miss. Jackson teaches remotely from her empty classroom Tuesday.

Manitou Springs High School Faces Remote Learning

Flor Breuer and Amanda Kerrigan October 9, 2020
"I think we just kinda have to roll with it as a school community and do our best during these difficult times.”
Sydney Nutche (12) meets with Dr. Moen over Google Meet during her Poetry class last block Thursday.

MSHS gets creative as teachers quarantine

September 18, 2020


MSHS students experience the new reality of the classroom during the first weeks of school.

MSSD14 balances relationships and safety

Flor Breuer, Reporter September 10, 2020

During the COVID-19 pandemic, people have been asked to make many sacrifices and changes for the greater good. One of these new changes included wearing a mask. In many places around the world wearing...

Aiden Coté holds up a sign encouraging Manitou students to stay strong in the midst of the hardships caused by COVID-19

Everything You Need to Know About 2020-21 StuCo Elections

Ben Schwartz, Photo Editor April 14, 2020

Despite everything occurring with Coronavirus, Manitou Springs High School’s (MSHS) second semester continues despite temporary school closure. Student Body (SB) Elections are still on, and it’s...

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