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Norse Notes

The Student News Site of Oakmont High School

Norse Notes

The Student News Site of Oakmont High School

Norse Notes

Starbucks workers fight to have full staff at all union stores during their busiest time of the year.

Three Santa Cruz Starbucks join national unfair labor practice strike

Erika Moreno, Arts and Entertainment Editor December 2, 2022

Yet another strike has taken root in Santa Cruz County. From 4 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 17, the unionizing Starbucks stores on Mission Street and Ocean Street in Santa Cruz and at 41st Avenue...

Prices of fuel at a Chevron, following the recent events mentioned.

A diesel scare

Andi Mededovic, Staff Writer November 30, 2022

The United States is in crisis as the nation’s diesel supply plummets to dangerously low levels. The country holds 25 days worth of diesel left in its reserves, the lowest level since 2008.  “Unacceptably...

Rishi Sunak became the new prime minister of the UK on Oct. 25.

Meet the UK’s new prime minister, Rishi Sunak

Aidan Cusack, Staff Writer November 30, 2022

After a record-breakingly short term, Liz Truss resigned as prime minister on Oct. 21. Naming her replacement was the subject of heated debate for the week following her resignation. The Conservative party...

Actress Candace Cameron posing at a red carpet event.

Candace Cameron’s opinions on same-sex marriage

Leah Maupin, Staff Writer November 30, 2022

Recently, actress Candace Cameron spoke publicly about how there should be more “traditional marriages” in Christmas movies. Cameron is an actress who famously starred in the sit-com “Full House,”...

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...

An example of a variety of chips in a store.

In 2022, there is now a rising cost of chips and potatoes. Here’s why

Ahmed Ali, Staff Writer November 30, 2022

Potato chips are a widely-known snack in the United States. You can always find them in any store you visit.   Companies are massively profitable thanks to how delicious they are. Chips are a relatively...

Takeoff performing in July, 2021.

Member of rap group Migos shot and killed in Houston

Cooper Hicks, Staff Writer November 30, 2022

Famous rapper and member of rap group Migos, Takeoff, has been killed outside a private party in Houston.  Takeoff was born in 1994 in Lawrenceville, Georgia where he was raised by his mother, as well...

On Sept. 27, Meghan Rienks briefly mentions the irony of her “DATING A MARRIED GUY” video she filmed with Fulmer three years prior to the scandal.

Try Guys scandal

Giannarica Ronco, Staff Writer November 14, 2022

The Try Guys were a group of four men who created content on YouTube, surrounding the main topic of gaining experiences – until four became three. On Sept. 27, the Try Guys had officially announced Ned...

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...

Harvey Weinstein, a former producer, is currently on trial for numerous counts of sexual assault.

Harvey Weinstein’s second trial

Marissa Laucirica, News Editor November 10, 2022

Harvey Weinstein, a former Hollywood flamboyant, may face a 140-year sentence if convicted of numerous counts of sexual violence dating back to the 1970s.  Weinstein, currently 70 years old, was an...

Photograph of the 20th CCP congress held in the Great Hall of the People, in Beijing.

The 20th CCP congress concludes, leaving Xi with even more power

Caleb Leung, Staff Writer November 10, 2022

The 20th Chinese Communist Party (CCP) congress (中国共产党第二十次全国代表大会) recently came to an end. The CCP congress, held from Oct. 16 to Oct. 22 in Beijing, saw General Secretary...

Adidas dropped Kanye West as a partner after his anti-semetic comments.

Kanye West dropped by Adidas due to anti-semetic controversy

Viktoriya Rotaru, Staff Writer November 10, 2022

Famous rapper, designer, and public figure Kanye “Ye'' West has been at the forefront of controversy in the recent month for anti-semetic statements leading to the termination of his contract with Adidas.  This...

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