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NNHS senior rides wave of support to win “Sing with LG” contest, celebrity meet and greet

NNHS senior rides wave of support to win “Sing with LG” contest, celebrity meet and greet

Audrey Iocca, Staff Writer

Naperville North senior Jessie Sciabica won the grand prize in tech giant LG's "Sing with LG" competition, netting her a meet in greet with pop singer Shawn Mendes

April 14, 2017No Comments

Battle of the applications

Battle of the applications

Maddie Hubbard, Staff Writer

Choosing a college is a very strenuous task for students, but options like Coalition and the Common app have eased the burden for college bound juniors and seniors

March 22, 2017No Comments

NNHS faculty and students “brave the shave”

NNHS faculty and students “brave the shave”

Maddie Krebs, Staff Writer

Every year during spring week, students and staff volunteer to shave their head in an effort to raise money for cancer research

March 16, 2017No Comments

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Sports

Basketball wins first sectional title in 19 years, plays Tuesday for a chance at state

Basketball wins first sectional title in 19 years, plays Tuesday for a chance at state

Sam Oppenheim and Will Trubshaw

The Huskies took down DVC rival Wheaton North 77-72 to win their first sectional title since 1998, and move to within one game of the Class 4A state finals.

March 12, 2017No Comments

Huskies win first regional title since ’06, battle conference foe Wheaton-Warrenville South in sectionals

Huskies win first regional title since ’06, battle conference foe Wheaton-Warrenville South in sectionals

Sam Oppenheim, Sports Editor

The Huskies look to avenge two regular season losses to WWS tonight in the sectional semifinals after winning their first regional title since 2006

March 7, 2017No Comments

NN looks ahead to playoffs after regular season, 15 game win streak comes to a close

NN looks ahead to playoffs after regular season, 15 game win streak comes to a close

Sam Oppenheim, Sports Editor

The Huskies finished out the regular season with a tough loss to conference champs WWS, but look forward to the start of the playoffs come March.

February 24, 20171 Comment

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Perspectives

Fast Fashion with Nick and Morgan Ep. 5

Fast Fashion with Nick and Morgan Ep. 5

Nick Bettuzzi and Morgan Gerhardt

Spring has sprung, Huskies! Finding the right outfit while the temperatures constantly rise a...

March 23, 2017No Comments

Column: NNHS Administration, staff need to take ugly issues head on; promote discussion

Column: NNHS Administration, staff need to take ugly issues head on; promote discussion

Jayla Butler, Hannah Jorstad, and Alex Gray

“Staff, please check your email for an important message.” The announcement was discreet, yet students ...

March 21, 2017No Comments

Reel Reviews Ep. 2

Reel Reviews Ep. 2

Elise Mulligan and Maddie Hubbard

Madison Hubbard and Elise Mulligan review the drama and mystery infused film 'Before I Fall' in the second...

March 17, 2017No Comments

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Edtiorials/Columns

One way to avoid migraines, minimize your stress

One way to avoid migraines, minimize your stress

Kate Putman, Feature Editor

In September of last year, I had a frightening moment as I suffered the painful Basilar migraine. In the time since then I've learned about ways to prevent it from happening again, and from minimizing migraines overall

April 5, 2017

Senioritis hits hard

Senioritis hits hard

Alex Gray, Staff Writer

It took me one month to write this story. Not because I couldn’t get the interviews or I didn’t kn...

March 24, 2017

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