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Nordic News

Biden speaks at Green River Community College on April 22.

Nordic News joins White House Press Corps for a day

Kellen Hoard, Co-editor-in-chief May 6, 2022

On April 21, President Joe Biden arrived in Washington State for the first time in his presidency. That evening, he spoke at a Democratic National Committee fundraiser hosted by Microsoft President...

The FCPS school board at its April 14 meeting where it confirmed Reid as the new Superintendent.  Photo by Kellen Hoard.

Superintendent Reid to exit NSD, enter controversy

Kellen Hoard, Co-editor-in-chief May 6, 2022

On July 1, Superintendent Dr. Michelle Reid will leave her post at Northshore School District to become the Superintendent of Fairfax County Public Schools in Virginia. The move comes after six years leading...

This data shows the percentage of students who felt sad or hopeless based on gender. The Healthy Youth Survey only included statistics for two genders: male and female. This is the statewide data for 2021.

OSPI: the un-Healthy Youth Survey

Arushi Sharma and Claire Meng May 4, 2022

Every other year, the Washington State Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) administers the Healthy Youth Survey to students in grades 6, 8, 10 and 12. Because of COVID-19, the 2020 survey...

Gov. Inslee signs bill to ban non-electric vehicles by 2030

Gov. Inslee signs bill to ban non-electric vehicles by 2030

Weiju Wang, Reporter May 3, 2022

On March 25, Gov. Jay Inslee signed a bill stipulating that, beginning in 2030, all vehicles newly sold, purchased or registered in the state must be electric. The bill is part of a $16.9 billion transportation...

U.S. issues gender-neutral passports

U.S. issues gender-neutral passports

Weiju Wang, Reporter May 3, 2022

Since April 11, American citizens have been able to select their gender as “X” on their passports in addition to their sex on their social security cards. This was announced by the Biden administration...

King County approves program to fight racism and other injustices

King County approves program to fight racism and other injustices

Weiju Wang, Reporter May 3, 2022

On March 15, the King County Council approved a grant program to fight the displacement of racial minorities and other consequences of historical racism. The council recognized the county’s history of...

Students participate in a walkout on Apr. 1st, in protest of the “Don’t Say Gay” Bill passed by Florida legislatures.

Inglemoor students walk out of class to protest anti-LGBTQ+ bills

Weiju Wang and April 8, 2022

On Apr. 1 at 10:45 am, dozens of students walked out onto the football field during class to protest Florida’s recently passed “Don’t Say Gay” bill. The bill bans classroom instruction on sexual...

Local business express their solidarity with Ukraine by flying the Ukrainian Flag.
Hundreds of people attended protests in Seattle on Mar. 5 to help Ukraine fight for
their freedom.

Putin against the people of Ukraine

Cate Bouvet, Reporter March 21, 2022

On Feb. 24, Russia invaded Ukraine. The United Nations has estimated that more than 1.7 million refugees have since fled to Poland. On March 14, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights estimated that...

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Course registration upcoming

Weiju Wang, Reporter March 20, 2022

Class registration is now open on StudentVue until March 25 for freshmen, sophomores and juniors. A variety of new electives are available this year, including Introduction to Law and the Justice System, Theater...

Moderna begins clinical trials for HIV vaccine

Moderna begins clinical trials for HIV vaccine

William He, Reporter March 20, 2022

It has been almost 40 years since scientists identified HIV as the cause of AIDS, and the biotechnology company Moderna announced on Jan. 27 that it has launched early-stage clinical trials of a vaccine...

Washington transportation bill passes legislature

Washington transportation bill passes legislature

William He , Reporter March 20, 2022

A Washington State Senate Bill, which includes $16.8 billion in investments for projects across the state, including funding for public transportation, bicycle and pedestrian safety, road preservation...

Homelessness in King County rises

Homelessness in King County rises

William He , Reporter March 20, 2022

Since 2019, King County’s homeless population has nearly doubled, growing at the second-fastest rate in the country behind Washington D.C. A report released in May 2021 by Challenge Seattle showed that...

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