Emma Anderson Stassen is a farm girl who loves to write, and drink Mountain Dew and Dr. Pepper. She enjoys listening to music, being with friends, and loves wearing sun dresses with cowboy boots.
Kaley Considine is a senior at Aitkin High School. She plays volleyball and softball.
Jackson L. Hargrove was born in Wilkesboro, North Carolina back in 1998. He was only there for about two years before coming to the small town of Aitkin. He has one brother and one sister, but in the last four months he figured out he has another sister and brother who still live in N.C. He has moved many times since living in Aitkin, but keeps coming back. Jackson likes the outdoors.
Damion Holm likes romantic sunsets and kittens, but also has a softer side. He likes to hunt, fish, and go mudding. Damion’s favorite food is bacon wrapped quail legs or chicken wings with the extra crispy skin. He enjoys going to weddings and sipping Dr. Pepper out of a straw while sitting with his dog, Gus, on the north shore.
Mariah Lenox, 17, is a senior at AHS. She enjoys hanging out with friends and loves kids. Her favorite music is either country or r&b. She’s super excited to graduate and make something great of herself.
Emma Plagge is a junior at Aitkin High School.
Beth Stiernagle has been taking a wide array of classes at her local high school. Her lifelong goal is to be registered nurse at the local hospital. She expects to make a life for herself in the town that she was born and raised in.
Nic Bordwell is a senior in high school. He enjoys long walks on the beach, reading Fifty Shades of Grey, and participating in beach volleyball. He once beat Chuck Norris in a staring contest that took five years to finish. When traveling the world for the first time, he stumbled across the city of Atlantis. Next year he will be attending Harvard College to get a doctorates degree in Fantasy Football.
Justin Eide loves to build stuff and work hands-on using creativity and imagination.
Paige Harwig is a senior at Aitkin high school. She went to Crosby-Ironton High School until her 10th grade year. She plans to go to college and pursue a career in nursing.
Sierra Hoss is 16 and enjoys barrel racing with her horses Spirit, Style, Avalon, and Doc. She is a member of the Aitkin FFA Chapter and loves Cheetah prints, Fords, and Starbucks. Sierra is a big fan of One Direction, Newsboys, and Luke Bryan.
Carli Johnson-Gabrio loves music, writing, reading, and being outside.
Jordan MacDonald is a junior at Aitkin High School. She likes warm weather and being outside. She has been working at Dairy Queen for almost two years. She also loves to travel and wishes she could do it more often.
Carrley Robak got her name when her grandma saw it on a cookie box. Her favorite colors are baby blue and lime green. She has four siblings: An older sister named Brandey, a younger brother named Rilley, and two half sisters named Macy and Madi. Some of her hobbies include shopping, hanging out with friends and going fishing with her dad. Her goal is to get all As and all Bs and to push herself the rest of the year.
Austin Brush is a seventeen year old boy, who happens to have worked at four legal establishments. Austin has been working for about three years, and attending the Aitkin Public Schools for, working on thirteen years. He is an above average student, and above average worker, with a nice personality, who can also be pleasant to converse with. Austin is working on learning two languages, as he is fairly educated in English.
Steel Fairchild is the boy who doesn't cry wolf.
Bryce Haugly is a junior at Aitkin High School and participates in wrestling and tennis. In the summer he works for Price Construction.
Basia Lapa is a senior exchange student in Aitkin High School. She came from Poland for spring semester. She loves R & B music and her favourite singer is Beyonce. In her free time she likes hanging out with friends.
Sampson Perrine is a junior at AHS and is proud to be a member of the class of 2016, the greatest, most well behaved group of model citizens to ever grace the halls of Aitkin High School. He enjoys jamming at the Coyle/Del Zoppo residence with Thomas A. Coyle, percussion extraordinaire. The musical tapestry they weave can only be described as liquid sausage. When he isn’t concocting sweet rhythms and saucy melodies, he enjoys playing Settlers of Catan and getting all the sheepies he can get his paws on. Hang on, sloopy!
Eddy Simonson is a senior at Aitkin High School in Aitkin, Minnesota. Some of his favorite pastimes are producing music, drinking tea, playing with his beloved cats, and waging intellectual warfare on inanimate objects. In many of these mental battles, Eddy is the victor. Eddy has a particularly strange affinity for dolphins. His ultimate end goal is to become a plant and live happily ever after in a greenhouse or perhaps a garden somewhere.