Nordic News

  • Follow us on instagram at ihsnordicnews
  • Wash your hands
  • All NSD schools will start remotely for fall 2020
  • The first day of school is September 2nd
  • Congratulations to the 2020-2021 class executives

Day in the life of a 911 operator

Kelly Stiefel sits at her desk, surrounded by computers and poised for action. Some of her job duties include answering 911 calls, dispatching units, running license plates, finding old records and listening to police radio.

Jacoy Willis, Feature Editor

May 21, 2015

A flashing red light appears at the bottom of one of the eight computer screens on the desk, a quick tone sounds in your ear. You quickly poise yourself above one of the four keyboards and say, “911 emergency.” The highly trained staff at NORCOM, operating out of Bellevue City Hall, works tirel...

Day in the life of a principal

Day in the life of a principal

Jacoy Willis, Feature Editor

January 23, 2015

This issue I decided to stay a bit closer to school for my ‘Day in the Life of…’. I didn’t really know what the three administrators Vicki Sherwood, Kristin Rose and Jon Stern did all day except for the few times I’ve seen them in classrooms or in their offices. So I asked to follow them for ...

Day in the life of a news anchor

Anchors Greg Copeland and Amanda Grace sit at the King 5 news desk during the 4 p.m. news.

Jacoy Willis, Feature Editor

January 22, 2015

These days people primarily get their news from social media or other online sources, but that doesn’t mean other forms of news are irrelevant. Though printed newspapers are slowly going out of style, televised news is still a large industry. For this issue, I was very fortunate to shadow King 5 news...

Day in the life of a police officer

Officer Gary Zornes sits in his police cruiser, ready for action. He has served in the force for 34 years and hopes to continue for at least two more before retiring.

Jacoy Willis, Feature Editor

November 6, 2014

Police officers have a lot of responsibility, both on and off the clock. Recently, Kenmore police officer Gary Zornes took me on a four-hour ride-along to observe what it would be like to be a police officer. The first thing I realized was that the job is different than what you see on TV. “This ...

The student news site of Inglemoor High School
day in the life