The Northern Light

Understanding and learning Meditation

Megna Joshi, Website Editor

March 23, 2017

Meditation is something that almost everyone can do and with practice, meditation can be very beneficial to a person's mental health. This is because meditation lowers blood pressure, relieves stress and helps with insomnia. There ...

Man Who Killed Seven Girls in 1997 Released From Prison Life Sentence

Abby Seeber, Opinion Editor

March 21, 2017

Ahmed Daqamseh has been released from prison after shooting and killing seven eighth graders in 1997 in Amman, Jordan. His twenty year sentence has been served and Daqamseh has been released from imprisonment. In 1997, Daqam...

Hailey Markus: A battle won on wheels

Hailey Markus: A battle won on wheels

Cortney Chow, Editor in Chief

March 21, 2017

Portage Northern Menchinger tournament

Portage Northern Menchinger tournament

Megna Joshi, Website editor

March 15, 2017

Starting Anew: The Uprooting of the PN Track Leaves a Melancholy Feeling Amongst Track Runners

Lexi Gavlas, Spotlight editor

March 14, 2017

On February 24th, 2017 the Portage Northern Track was uprooted following the construction plans of a new stadium in 2019.  Alexa Vanderhoff, Portage Northern Alum and Cross Country & Track Runner at Miami University of O...

PNHS Lady’s Soccer

Matilda Buehler, Staff Writer

March 13, 2017

With spring sports starting this week, the Portage Northern girls’ soccer team is working hard to prepare for the season. Their first practice will be on March 3rd, but conditioning already started in December. The team looks...

Track season starts today!

Keegan Tenney, Staff Writer

March 13, 2017

It’s the start of March, meaning the snow is starting to deplete and the Doghouse will be filled with loads of sweaty teens as the track season is starting! The students are excited as they finally get to do what they love, havin...

Cultures as Costumes

Cultures as Costumes

March 12, 2017

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