The Student News Site of Oakmont High School

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The Student News Site of Oakmont High School

Norse Notes

The Student News Site of Oakmont High School

Norse Notes

Walmart manager leaves seven dead after shooting in Chesapeake Bay.

Walmart manager murders six employees in Chesapeake Bay

Zoey Bowers and Casandra Lawson December 13, 2022

On Nov. 21, at a local Walmart in Chesapeake Bay, manager Andre Bing fatally shot six of his workers, and after, did the same to himself.  31-year-old Andre Bing had been an overnight shift lead for...

The United States Supreme Court Building in Washington D.C.

Texas v. Biden

Marissa Laucirica, News Editor December 13, 2022

Right wing states challenge the Biden administration’s plans to focus on immigrants from certain countries over others. Texas v. Biden began in April 2021 when Texas and Louisiana sued the Biden administration...

Mauna Loa, Undated.

Mauna Loa erupting for first time since 1984

Cooper Hicks, Staff Writer December 5, 2022

Mauna Loa has erupted for the first time in nearly four decades, causing an ashfall advisory for Hawaii’s big island and its surrounding waters.  The volcano and its eruption is not threatening downhill...

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...

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...

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