The Student News Site of Oakmont High School

Norse Notes

The Student News Site of Oakmont High School

Norse Notes

The Student News Site of Oakmont High School

Norse Notes

UC academic workers on strike for better work conditions at UC Berkeley.

UC protests in their second month

Marissa Laucirica, News Editor January 17, 2023

Background:  On Nov. 14, teaching assistants, researchers, and other academic employees started their walkout across 10 University of California (UC) campuses.  Academic workers hold a vital role...

Alice Dowdin Calvillo  being sworn into mayor position by Placer County Supervisor Cindy Gustafson.

Auburn gets a new mayor

Marissa Laucirica, News Editor December 19, 2022

On Dec. 12,  Alice Dowdin Calvillo was sworn into the position of mayor in Auburn, California.  Calvillo has decades of public service experience on both the state and local levels, starting her journey...

U.S. midterm elections are finalizing its results – these are the stickers given to voters.

Midterm election results

Marissa Laucirica, News Editor December 2, 2022

Midterm elections overview On Nov. 8, election polls closed for the 2022 midterm elections.  The midterm elections are general elections held during the midpoint of the president's four-year term...

Shankar Hangud in the Placer County Superior Court for his hearing.

Roseville’s True Crime

Lindsey Snyder, Staff Writer November 30, 2022

A man walked into Shasta County police department, 200 miles away from his home, and admitted to murdering people in his apartment in Roseville, California.  In October 2019, Shankar Hangud drove from...

Crumbls iconic logo displayed on a large scale wall in their traditional pink.

Pay attention sweet tooths: Roseville’s new Crumbl location

Calli Swensen and Kathryn Kukharets November 14, 2022

Fan favorite cookie company, Crumbl Cookies, has opened up a brand new location in Roseville.  The colorful decorations and designs, on top of weekly releases of new flavors, keep the cookie company...

House of Oliver restaurant Roseville location, owned by Matthew Oliver.

Roseville councilmember files defamation lawsuit against Matthew Oliver and Aaron Park

Marissa Laucirica, News Editor November 7, 2022

ROSEVILLE, Calif. - council member Scott Alvord filed a defamation lawsuit against House of Oliver owner, Matthew Oliver, and local political blogger, Aaron Park.  The claims were defamation, false...

Wesley Brownlee charged for three of the Stockton serial murders.

Suspect of Stockton serial killer

Casandra Lawson, Social Media Editor October 24, 2022

As of Oct. 15 at 2 a.m., Stockton police caught a possible suspect related to the Stockton serial murders.  Officials arrested a 43-year-old male named Wesley Brownlee. They believe he was on a hunt...

Photo captured of suspected serial killer.

The Stockton serial killer

Casandra Lawson, Social Media Editor October 17, 2022

As of Oct. 4, there have been seven shootings that have been linked to the Stockton serial killer, only 66.3 miles away from Roseville. The Stockton serial killer has been committing murders since April...

Map of the excruciating heat wave in California.

California heat laws

Naomi Mitten-Voget, Staff Writer October 11, 2022

With the excessive heat warning that California has recently had, Governor Newsom has produced new regulations regarding this.  Newsom’s new regulations apply to the environment and labor processes. Due...

Image of Foresthill Fire.

The Mosquito Fire in Foresthill

Lily Harrison, News Editor September 23, 2022

While many have been concerned about the raging heat and lack of water, a new threat has been laid out to the citizens of California with what is now currently known as the Mosquito Fire of Foresthill. Starting...

Image of California Mill Fire.

Mill Fire and Mountain Fire in Northern California

Lily Harrison, News Editor September 13, 2022

Up in the forests of Northern California, two fires known as the “Mill Fire” and the “Mountain Fire” are threatening the lives and safety of California residents.     The Mill Fire,...

Update on Kiely Rodni

Update on Kiely Rodni

Naomi Mitten-Voget, Staff Writer September 5, 2022

In Truckee, California there was a six-teen  year old girl named Kiely Rodni who had gone missing.   She went missing around Aug. 6th after a party. Many people in the Truckee area had been...

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