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Participate in the Walk for Suicide Awareness

Maddie Clark, News Editor

Were you aware of the walk held every year in the Fox Cities that helps bring awareness to suicide? The Walk for Suicide Awareness was founded by Barb B...

September 5, 2017No Comments

Hermes named new associate principal

Hermes named new associate principal

Noctiluca staff

Mr. Paul Hermes has been named the new associate principal for curriculum and instruction at North High School, effective July 27. Hermes, who started...

July 26, 2017No Comments

Summer road construction will limit access to North campus

Summer road construction will limit access to North campus

Noctiluca Staff

Road construction on County JJ will limit access to Appleton North's campus this summer, but all work should be completed before the beginning of next...

June 6, 2017No Comments

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Features

Humans of Appleton: Maureen Budiac

Humans of Appleton: Maureen Budiac

Brooke Densmore, Contributor

Even with her years of being a judge, Maureen Budiac never expected there to be so much crime in Wisconsi...

May 30, 2017No Comments

Shay’s Surprise Soiree

Shay’s Surprise Soiree

May 26, 2017

Humans of Appleton North: Bernie Edmonds

Humans of Appleton North: Bernie Edmonds

May 23, 2017

North Fashion Show Spotlight

North Fashion Show Spotlight

May 12, 2017

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Sports

North cruises vs cross town rival, Appleton East

North cruises vs cross town rival, Appleton East

Kyle Hoffenbecker, Sports Editor

There was absolutely no shortage of offense from the Lightning tonight. From the opening kick off, to the final snap, North proved why they are a force to be reckoned with in the FVA. Led by an elite running back trio Will...

September 15, 2017No Comments

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Culture

Bon Voyage: North student reflects on exploring France

Bon Voyage: North student reflects on exploring France

Lila Metko, Contributor

On Friday, March 24, 2017, I embarked on a voyage to France for the second time in my life. This time, unlike my first experience traveling with my family, it was with the school organized trip to France. Now it was up to me to organize my passport, ...

April 17, 20172 Comments

Borealis still wants your creative work for its spring publication

Borealis still wants your creative work for its spring publication

Sydney Pomrening, Contributor

Appleton North's annual literary magazine, Borealis, is accepting visual art and creative writing pieces through the rest of April for its publication in late May. Whether it's poetry, short stories, narrative essays, paintings, sketches, or photography,...

April 13, 2017No Comments

High school bands remain prevalent and relevant

High school bands remain prevalent and relevant

March 23, 2017

Top Spins: classic vinyl records, laser-discs, and VHS galore

Top Spins: classic vinyl records, laser-discs, and VHS galore

December 19, 2016

Theatre Program Continues its Legacy

Theatre Program Continues its Legacy

December 6, 2016

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