Junior Gavin Hanke leads the pack of runners at the beginning of a race held in Albert Lea. Hanke was named the Section 1AA champion after winning the section race on Oct. 28.
'A surreal experience'
Albert Lea boys' cross country team heads to state meet
Abby Chalmers, Editor • November 4, 2021

For the first time in 40 years, the Albert Lea boys’ cross country team is going to compete in the state race.  The team secured their place among the best runners in...

The 2021 Homecoming Court and their escorts pose for a picture after coronation. 

Back row: Jack Doppelhammer, Mason Buendorf, Shine Thu, Garang Dual, King Leon Kong, Cameron Davis, Cole Janssen, Jared Turrubiartes, Henrik Lange, Carter Miller 
Front row: Taya Jeffrey, Abby Chalmers, Esther Yoon, Queen Lucy Stay, Hailey Strom, Vayda Stadheim, Leah Rognes, Lauren Brownlow, Malana Thompson, Olivia Boyce
Homecoming 2021 Recap
Abby Chalmers , Editor • September 30, 2021

Last week, Albert Lea High School celebrated Homecoming with a wide variety of activities.  The events first began on Friday, Sept. 17 with the annunciation of the 2021...

Book Review: The Selection
Book Review: The Selection
Abby Chalmers, Editor • August 24, 2021

At this point, most people have heard of the TV show The Bachelor. Over two dozen women compete for the heart and proposal of one man over the course of several weeks. During...

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The girls huddle up and cheer after introductions.
Girls' Basketball takes down Red Wing Wingers
Staff Reports December 7, 2021

Last Friday, the girls' basketball team had a home game against the Red Wing Wingers. The crowd was on the edge of their seats as the ball went back and forth. It was basket...

Gavin Hanke a junior turns the corner while running one of the cross countrys few home meets.
Are We Back to Normal?
Marissa Hanson, Staff • November 12, 2021

As the fall sports season comes to an end for a majority of the activities at ALHS, we find ourselves looking back at this season and the seasons before. With COVID-19, a...

Junior Gavin Hanke leads the pack of runners at the beginning of a race held in Albert Lea. Hanke was named the Section 1AA champion after winning the section race on Oct. 28.
'A surreal experience'
November 4, 2021
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This or That: Valentine's Day
Zoe Sadauskis, Editor • February 12, 2021

Dear ALHS Staff,
Dear ALHS Staff,
Zoe Sadauskis, Editor • December 14, 2020

  The last few months have been stressful for everyone. No one has had it easy. As a senior applying to colleges, preparing for ACT testing and taking college courses,...

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Teacher Feature: Claire Bradley
Teacher Feature: Claire Bradley
Bethzaida Vazquez, Staff Writer • September 14, 2021

Albert Lea High School has welcomed new teachers and staff; one of these newcomers is counselor Claire Bradley.  Bradley comes from her hometown West Salem, Wisconsin,...

Teacher Feature: Janessa Jandt
Teacher Feature: Janessa Jandt
Abby Chalmers, Editor • September 9, 2021

In addition to several new teachers and counselors, ALHS also welcomed student social worker Janessa Jandt into the building this year.  Jandt’s hometown is a straight...

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Hi everyone! My name is Abby Chalmers, and I'm the Ahlahasa editor for the 2021-2022 school year! I am a varsity soccer captain and the president of several clubs at the high school. After my senior year,...

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Hi I'm Marissa Hanson! I'm a junior and am a staff member for the Ahlahasa. I am on the girls tennis team and on the mock trial team and I sing in concert choir.

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