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May 7, 2019
Mothers of Brainerd High School seniors Ginny Knudson (left) and Cynthia Ostlund (right), Monday look through students' artist books during the annual Fine Arts and Activities Banquet in the BHS cafeteria, as Ostlund's daughter Miranda Ostlund (center) observes. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
BHS honors its 'Senior Spotlight' students
May 7, 2019 - 5:31pm
April 30, 2019
After being diagnosed with spasmodic dysphonia, Deb Dahl spent years seeking treatment so she could speak again. She eventually found a cure — Botox injections in her larynx that stopped the muscle spasms that prevented her from speaking. Andrew Nelson / WDAYplay button
For years she struggled to speak. Now her daughters can hear her voice again
April 30, 2019 - 2:45pm
April 18, 2019
Pequot Lakes' Mollie Pierson earned a state title in discussion at the state speech meet Friday, April 12. Submitted Photo
Pequot Lakes Speech: Pierson wins state discussion title
April 18, 2019 - 8:00am
April 11, 2019
The Pequot Lakes speech team includes: Mollie Pierson (front row, left), Ashley Mixer, Ali Sommerness, Megan Buffington, Allison Sommerness and Zach Bauer; Assistant Coach Megan Tank (back row, left), Hannah Allen, Courtney Rock, Elena Grove, Synclair Gardiner and Coach Angie Klein. Submitted Photo
Four Pequot Lakes speech team members advance to state. Klein named Section 6A coach of year
April 11, 2019 - 8:00am
April 4, 2019
Front, from left: M. Tank, S. Veit, M. Pierson, A. Mixer, C. Rock, Z. Bauer, S. Gardiner, A. Ristow, A. Sommerness and A. Klein. Second: E. Grove, K. Newton, G. Bonfig, A. Fyle, M. Rickard, M. Buffington, I. Loukota, H. Allen and E. Blaeser. Third: H. Johnson, J. Sundstrom, M. Neumann, A. Francis, N. Neumann, R. Horsman and D. Maschhoff. Back: S. Littman, Jim Johanneck, T. Kibwaa, L. Blomer, D. Dischinger, I. Bittner and M. Blaeser. Submitted Photo
Pequot Lakes speech team wins sub-section tournament. Klein is subsection Coach of the Year
April 4, 2019 - 8:00am
March 28, 2019
The Pequot Lakes speech team: Z. Bauer (front row, left), S. Veit, S. Gardiner, M. Pierson, C. Rock, A. Mixer, M. Buffington, G. Bonfig; E. Grove (second row, left), E. Brunkhorst, M. Rickard, A. Fyle, A. Francis, A. Sommerness, N. Neumann; I. Loukota (third row, left), M. Neumann, A. Seewald-Olson, J. Johanneck, M. Blaeser, D. Maschhoff; L. Blomer (back row, left), T. Kibwaa, I. Bittner, H. Johnson, A. Ristow, C. Bahr, L. Eastwood, S. Littman and H. Allen. Submitted Photo
Pequot Lakes: Speech team wins Melrose meet
March 28, 2019 - 8:00am
February 22, 2019
Front row, l -r: A. Francis and M. Neumann. 2nd row: M. Buffington, A. Mixer, N. Neumann, K. Sundstrom, Z. Bauer, S. Gardiner, G. Bonfig, I. Loukota, A. Sommerness, E. Grove and S. Veit. 3rd row: C. Bahr, T. Franze, D. Maschhoff, K. Newton, L. Eastwood, H. Allen, E. Blaeser, H. Johnson and A. Sewald-Olson. Back row: I. Bittner, J. Johanneck, A. Ristow, M. Blaeser, L. Besler, D. Dischinger, R. Horsman, S. Littman and M. Pierson.
Pequot Lakes speech team takes first in Staples, Brainerd
February 22, 2019 - 6:00am
February 10, 2019
Award winners for Pequot Lakes. Front row, from left: Ali Sommerness, Ashley Mixer, Mollie Pierson, Courtney Rock, Megan Buffington, Allison Francis and Zach Bauer. Second row: Kaleb Sundstrom, Emily Brunkhorst, Elena Grove, Annabelle Ristow, Naarah Neumann and Elizabeth Blaeser. Third row: Synclair Gardiner, Kiley Newton, Mariah Rickard, Alexa Fyle, Lola Eastwood and Hunter Johnson.
Pequot Lakes speech team nabs third place
February 10, 2019 - 8:00am
January 25, 2019
The Pequot Lakes speech team captured first place Saturday, Jan. 19, at the Alexandria Cardinal Invite. Submitted photo.
Pequot Lakes speech team sweeps at Alexandria Invite
January 25, 2019 - 4:00am
May 8, 2018
Jon and Kim Stolski of Baxter, parents of a Brainerd High School senior, look at artwork Monday during the BHS Fine Arts and Activities banquet.
Jennifer Kraus / Brainerd Dispatch
Fine arts banquet honors students and their art
May 8, 2018 - 6:00am
April 26, 2018
Pequot Lakes speech students placing at state, from left: Mollie Pierson, Allie Miller and Savannah Ellison.
Pequot Lakes: Ellison runner-up at state speech meet - Pierson, Miller also place
April 26, 2018 - 10:00am
February 13, 2018
Award-winning speech students at the Duluth Denfeld Tournament. Front row, from left: William Moe, Addie Pierson, Allie Miller and Sydney Ellison. Second row: Hannah Allen, Emily Brunkhorst, Elena Grove, Savannah Ellison, Megan Buffington, Riley McCapes and Lili Jorgens. Third row: Cydney Philiposian, Elizabeth Blaeser, Naarah Neumann, Olivia Gerber, Sam Maciej and Zach Bauer. Back row: Allison Francis and Ali Sommerness. Submitted Photo
Speech: Patriots second at Little Falls, fourth at Duluth
February 13, 2018 - 7:00am
February 12, 2018
Pine River-Backus' speech team consisting of Allie Yost, Cody Deplazes, Randall Yost, Chawna Cusey, Chayna Cusey, Molly Adkins, Kansas Tilbury and Emma Pflugshaupt were recently awarded a first place trophy collectively. Several team mates were also recognized for individual speeches at two competitions. Submitted Photo
Speech: Tigers take first place
February 12, 2018 - 5:00am
May 3, 2017
Students receive fine arts awards
May 3, 2017 - 3:50am
May 2, 2017
Ebee Archer shows her parents Liesa Thill and Bruce Archer her video game “Arachnid Attack” before the beginning of the Brainerd High School Fine Arts Banquet Monday in the school cafeteria. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Fine Arts reception recognizes BHS seniors
May 2, 2017 - 8:00am
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