The student news site of Aspen High School


The student news site of Aspen High School


The student news site of Aspen High School


Music festivals this summer, what you need to know

Watson Miller, Staff Writer June 6, 2024

There are endless opportunities throughout the summer for music festivals all around the United States with multiple artists of varying genres. Though there are multiple I have selected my top choices...

Two people paddle boarding down the calm water of Stillwater

Five Things to do in the Valley this Summer

Andrea Lee, Staff Writer June 6, 2024

Every year people in this valley complain about being “stuck in the valley.” However, summer is supposed to be fun and liberating. No one should feel “stuck” where they are. When you love where...

Is hookup culture the end of intimate relationships?

Is hookup culture the end of intimate relationships?

Josie Jacobs, Staff Writer June 6, 2024

Has Generation Z traded in genuine connection for the seductive allure of instant gratification? In the glorious mountains, the rapid-fire pace of life has become our new normal. We are constantly bombarded...

The 24-25 Skier Scribbler EICs at prom last April

The Easter Prom Dress Epidemic

June 4, 2024

Teenagers have always struggled to pick out the perfect dress for prom. The common criteria being a “wow” worthy gown that makes the whole room stare in awe as you walk in; (Yes I'm referencing every...

A collection of Addys favorite high school memories.

High School is Temporary, Books are Forever: One Last Book Review

Addy Chrisensen, News/Sports Editor May 14, 2024

It’s getting down to the last weeks of the school year - time really flies when you’re (trying to) have fun. Many students are buzzing with excitement for the arrival of summer break and are (somewhat)...

A page from the 1961 issue of the Silver Queen yearbook

History of AHS

Greta Holton, Staff Writer May 13, 2024

Tucked away in the heart of the Colorado Rockies, Aspen High School isn’t just a place where we come to learn. It’s a part of our town’s story. As it is tradition for freshmen to be obsessed with...

The student body gathers alongside one another to cheer with excitement at the 2023 homecoming football game, showcasing one of the many precious moments of high school.

The Last Days of High School: Sentiments and Teachings

Rylee Smith, News Editor May 13, 2024

Walking through the halls of Aspen High School, they seem to have shrunken from their once intimidating and vast facade. The classrooms, which once held remote material and people, are now navigable. The...

Left: Siwa at the 2024 iHeartRadio Awards 
Right: Siwa in 2001 at the American Music Awards

How I Would Re-Brand Jojo Siwa

Sydney Klausmann, Staff Writer April 25, 2024

If you have been online at all recently, you’ve probably seen how the child star of the reality TV show “Dance Moms”, turned sparkly pop singer, Jojo Siwa, is making headlines with her “new”...

Gia looks at recent Paparazzi photos of Louis Partridge and Olivia Rodrigo.

Rating Celebrity Couples

Gia Galindo Bartley, Opinion and A&E Editor April 3, 2024

Love is in the air this February and the paparazzi know it. With numerous sightings of unlikely pairs out and about the celebrity world is boomin’ with famous couples. While some of these couples are...

Generation Z still using Snapchat in 20+ years.

If Gen Z still uses snapchat in 20 years

Lauren Kinney, Social Media Editor March 21, 2024

February 14 is a day everyone dreads. Regardless of your relationship status, Valentine's Day upholds high expectations that are often not met. Currently, generation Z is in a niche phase of their life....

The Chainsmokers hyping up the crowd on Saturday night, February 24, 2024.

The 2024 Palm Tree Music Festival

Sara Michelin, Staff Writer March 21, 2024

The first Palm Tree Festival was in 2022, and after two years, The second music festival in Aspen took place at the Rio Grande Park on February 23 and 24. This festival was a chilly two-day outdoor event...

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