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Illness closes 4 area schools on Friday, 2/24

Megan Rinock, Illustrator

March 1, 2017

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While Portage Northern was closed for winter break on Friday, February 24, 4 other local schools were closed due to illness. Kalamazoo Public Schools, Gull Lake Community Schools, Comstock, and Climax Scotts were all closed...

IB Biology students attend lecture by renowned geneticist

Komalpreet Kaur, Journalism 1 Staff

November 15, 2016

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Renowned geneticist and IU professor Sam Rhine has been educating people ranging from students to scholars on recent advancements in genetics for over 25 years. Portage Northern students got to take part in this experience when Jessica Clark an...

Marching band finished sixth at state

Carter Landis, Sports Editor

November 10, 2016

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NL Staff The Portage Northern marching band came back from Ford Field in Detroit with a positive feeling, finishing in sixth place in the state competition. The band set a school record at the event, scoring an 88.75, their highes...

PPS OK’s the future

PPS OK’s the future

March 22, 2016

What’s the buzz

What’s the buzz

November 11, 2015

Beyond the fences

Beyond the fences

November 20, 2014

New school policies

New school policies

October 8, 2014

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