Members of Lobo Regiment are pictured practicing marching, foot timing, and step sizes in preparation for regionals.

Preparing for Band’s Biggest Competition

Finn Stein, Reporter October 19, 2021

     Like many other schools, Conifer High School has a marching band. The marching band has taken the name Lobo Regiment; Lobos being their school mascot and regiment being another name for a sort...

Sister stands proudly in her “Adopt me” vest in her foster family’s home.

Fostering Animals in Need

Ellie Chase, Reporter October 6, 2021

     For animal lovers and people looking for a way to give back to the community, animal fostering is a great way to do it. Being a part of the foster community is a fantastic opportunity to have a...

The Blitz team members mount a skid on the prototype

Team Blitz is Gearing Up for BEST 2021

Jessa Collins, Reporter October 6, 2021

Conifer’s robotics team, Team Blitz, has been working hard to complete their objective before the 2021 BEST robotics competition on November 6th. With a handful of new members, the team is already making...

The Conifer High School GSA’s instagram is @coniferhs_gsa

GSA “Holding Space” for Everyone

Alyson Meyers, Reporter October 4, 2021

The Conifer High School GSA had its first meeting on Friday, August 27th. The GSA, sponsored by Performing Arts teacher EP Archer and run by student co-captains Senior Sam Kenney and Junior Jazz Hennes...

Right before their halftime performance at the football game.

Preparing for a Game

Mia Vaughn, Reporter September 22, 2021

The Lobo Regiment was hard at work preparing for their first football game of the season. The commitment that the members have to bring music to the game is admirable. Practicing for the game takes...

Running in the Colorado State Fair Barrel Race. Ran a time of 18.236 and placed 2nd.

Colorado State Fair Doubts and Triumphs

Forellen Bonham, Reporter September 16, 2021

     Competition at the Colorado State Fair is much more intense than any other competition I have ever done in the seven years I have been competing in the horse project.       This past...

Isabella Namaksy stands before a map of the Colorado Trail after completing her five-week solo hike.

Hiking the Colorado Trail Alone

Maya Dawson, Editor August 20, 2021

After senior year, some students spend the summer relaxing. Others go to parties. Recent Conifer (Colo.) High School graduate Isabella Namaksy, however, spent her last summer before college hiking 560...

The Conifer High School library

The Stories We Read

Zoe Watts, Editor May 25, 2021

     “I am a being comprised of letters, a character created by sentences, a figment of imagination formed through fiction,” (Tahereh Mafi, New York Times Best Selling Author). Books shape our minds...

Future student body president Karstein Skildheim and current president Lute Douglas . They have worked together as this year comes to a close to make up for lost time and bring the school together. “I like getting to start the meeting and help check in with everyone and their projects for the day. It brings everyone together at the start, and its a great feeling leading the class,” Douglas said.

So… What is a Student Body President?

May 18, 2021

       The student president is a position well known from TV shows and movies, but what they do around the school hasn’t found its way to being quite as iconic.         “I know that...

Juniors Camille Deranleau and Micah Malouff stand inside of the peer counseling office. Camille and Micah are first-year counsellors. “There is a lot I like about peer counseling, I like the team aspect, being a help to the school by spreading school spirit, and just knowing there are people for students to come see if they are having issues that are outside of the staff, which I feel makes it a more trusting environment.” Deranleau said.

Peer Counselors Persevere Through Pandemic

Elijah Roeper, Reporter May 13, 2021

       The Peer Counselors have been using both in-person and zoom meetings to counsel their peers through the pandemic.        New counselors began last semester with virtual training to...

Tipsy takes a break from playing in the snow to kiss owner and trainer Alexis Hall. As I started working with her I realized she is incredibly smart, incredibly talented, and shows potential for so much more, Hall said.

Tipsy Talks

Maya Dawson, Reporter May 11, 2021

       A six month old crosses the room, reaching for an assortment of shiny buttons. After considering them for a moment, she strikes. Thwack. A furry paw meets the blue plastic.  “Food?”...

Reagan Schneider (blue singlet) gets a concussion  from a season ending slam

Adventures of a Concussed Wrestler

Reagan Schneider, Reporter April 27, 2021

     Going into the wrestling season there was a lot of confusion on what was happening with the COVID-19 outbreak and how the Colorado High School Activities Association (CHSAA) was going to make...

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