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A junior, Devin McGregor, points out the marking made, now covered up.  Photo by Jared Pittsley

Ag Mechanics vandalism ruins award winning project

Jakob Berger June 5, 2017

Ag Mechanics works to rebuild their trust after suffering a vandalism incident with a Bear River student’s important project. On May 16th, a wooden table made by Micah Warner, a sophomore, was vandalized...

A group of Bear River juniors and seniors enjoy their lunch at one of the new shaded tables found throughout the campus. Photo by Hailey Juergenson

New tables round out Bruin lunch experience

Jakob Berger May 24, 2017

The new seating arrangements on campus cast a shadow on the old ones. Over spring break, Bear River set up twelve new lunch tables, along with umbrellas, around campus.  Teachers and staff had a great...

Panelists Ellen Pimentel, Jim Ronka, Pascal Lee, Jamie Molaro and Joice Andrews review The Martian, each lending their knowledge to critique the realism of the book. Photo by Hailey Juergenson

‘Martian’ panel elevates Bruins

Jakob Berger May 2, 2017

Bruins had an out of this world experience when a panel of scientists came to talk about “The Martian.” On Friday, April 7, Bear River hosted a panel of four scientists who explained the rights and...

Julia Yoder, a junior, Chandler Brown, a sophomore, and Elizabeth Enke, a senior, will represent Bear River at the State level in their individual speaking events. Courtesy photo

FFA members secure positions at state competition

Jakob Berger April 3, 2017

Bruins talked up a storm at this year's Superior Region FFA Speaking Competition.  The regional speaking competition at Chico High School was held on March 15. Three individuals and both Parliamentary...

Seniors Sarah Brennan and Adriana Moses announce the next performer at the Talent Show. Photo by Brandon McGinnis

Bruins shine at annual Talent Show

Jakob Berger March 15, 2017

Performers put on a spectacle for all of the community to see. Students participated in the 11th Annual Bear River Talent Show in Bear River’s Theater on February 23 and 24 to display their skills and...

Librarian Josie Andrews shows off the  new printing system.  Photo by Hailey Juergenson

New printing system working through a jam

Jakob Berger February 28, 2017

Bear River is really raising the bar code with the implication of a new printing system. On February 14, Bear River implemented a new printing system which minimizes wasted paper and ink, but it has...

Austin Sauer, a junior, points to a Wi-Fi router box. Photo by Hailey Juergenson

Leadership battles tighter Wi-Fi restrictions

Jakob Berger February 19, 2017

Students and teachers feel disconnected with the administration after recent Wi-Fi problems across campus. According to school officials, the administration reset the Wi-Fi at Bear River on Jan. 30 which...

Faith Lampson poses with her guide dog in training Saint.  Photos by Hailey Juergenson

Guide dogs offer community service opportunity

Jakob Berger February 7, 2017

Training a guide dog is one ruff job, but worth it in the end. Bear River High School FFA Guide Dog for the Blind is a program that takes place in school and at home for 18 months till the trained dogs...

Soccer players Max McDaniel, a senior, Devon Fellman, a senior, Alex Bohn, a freshman, and Noah Collyer, a freshman, endure muddy conditions at practice. Photo  by Jakob Berger

Winter weather sabotaging Soccer season

Jakob Berger January 12, 2017

Switching the Bear River Soccer season from Fall to Winter this year is forcing teams to pass on practices due to unplayable weather conditions and muddy, uneven fields. Officials say that just looking...

The Bear River High School Jazz Band played live at the Swing Into The Night Dance. Photo by Calvin Bailey

Swing Into The Night swept Bruins off their feet

Jakob Berger December 14, 2016

The Bruin community was jazzed about swing dancing. The Swing Into The Night Dance was held on December 3 in the Bear River MPR. The Bear River High School Jazz Band played Big Band-era music live...

Juniors Branden Sorensen, CJ Paul, and Jakob Berger prepare for finals. Photo by Jared Pittsley

Finals mean anxiety, academic aspirations

Jakob Berger December 8, 2016

Bruin opinions are split about the Finals starting on December 14. With grades on the line, these end-of-semester tests are often a make or break time for Bear River students. “I’m a little nervous...

Rhiley Harrison, a senior, shoots a lay up. Photo by Brandon McGinnis

Big hoop dreams for Boys Basketball

Jakob Berger November 28, 2016

The Boys Basketball Team is jumping for their shot at PVLs and possibly state. Gregg Pistochini, the new head coach for Varsity Basketball, is whipping the team into shape. “I wasn’t the coach here...

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