Lincoln High School Statesman

Dear winter,

Snow piles up outside LHS, as it tends to do for nine months out of the year.

Caleb Miller, Staff Writer

March 4, 2019

Dear winter, It was great to see you for the first six minutes of October. Since then, I’d rather you’d take your blizzard advisories and shove them back where they came from (I assume that’s Canada or something). You must be very proud of yourself, surprising all those nordic kids wit...

Tunes for your winter blues

Some energizing music to get you through the remaining winter days.

Caroline Sudbeck, Entertainment Editor

February 27, 2019

Living in South Dakota often makes one feel as if they are trapped inside of a snowglobe; consisting of inescapable, never-ending, winter and snow. Even though we cannot control the weather, we can control our attitudes as we await the sunnier days of spring and summer approaching. This time of y...

The boiling water challenge is as safe as it sounds

Though it looks very cool, this challenge is a bad idea. Like vaping.

Sophia Boyt, News Editor

February 12, 2019

     While the U.S. is nearly frozen solid thanks to the chilling Polar Vortex looming over the states, some people are taking advantage of the unusually cold weather. Spraying boiling water to see it transform into snow midair has become the latest DIY trend. This is a dangerous mistake.     ...

Cold temperatures bring no school for Sioux Falls students

The Polar Vortex is currently causing record low temperatures across the Northern US.

Caroline Sudbeck, Entertainment Editor

January 29, 2019

The Polar Vortex has triggered some of the coldest arctic weather seen in many places across the US for at least the last two decades. If you are 25 years or younger, you have essentially never felt weather this cold within your lifetime. The Sioux Falls School district decided on an early dismissal fo...

Winter Olympians of 2018: where are they now?

Team USA at the Opening Ceremony of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics

Caleb Miller, Staff Writer

January 22, 2019

While winter sports might keep us glued to the TV during the Winter Olympics every four years, it seems as though immediately after the closing ceremony the athletes that were at one point celebrities quickly fade into the background. These are a few of the 2018 Olympians and what has kept them busy in ...