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Irish Mythology
Ava Burkhalter, Staff Writer • April 3, 2024

With St. Patrick’s Day falling on March 17, the Irish spirit is hanging surely in the air. We have green beer, four-leafed clovers, leprechauns,...

What Did SHS Teachers do Before Teaching?
Naomi Matthiesen, Staff Writer • April 2, 2024

Plenty of teachers at SHS had a different background before they entered the profession. Here are their stories! Schwerke Current job:...

The Journey to Academic Excellence
The Journey to Academic Excellence
Travis Ryan, Staff Writer • April 1, 2024

Although there are countless scholarships dispersed amongst the seniors of Stoughton High School each year, one in particular recognizes some...

Spice-tacular Eats at Ben’s
Spice-tacular Eats at Ben’s
Andrea Becerra La Madrid, Staff Writer • April 1, 2024

In a compact corner of Stoughton’s Main Street lies the old-fashioned African Mediterranean restaurant, Ben’s. Since opening just a month...

Dress to Impress: Thrift Edition
Dress to Impress: Thrift Edition
Raegan Peterson, Copy Editor • April 9, 2024

How much are you willing to spend on a prom dress? $100? $200? $500? Do you think spending that much money on an article of clothing you’ll...

I Tried the Wrestling Diet for a Week
I Tried the "Wrestling Diet" for a Week
Miles Heritsch, Cover Story Editor, Graphics Editor & Head Artist • April 2, 2024

When most people think of Stoughton High School athletics, the first thing that comes to mind is wrestling. Our school is recognized for our...

Are We Truly The Land of Opportunity?
Are We Truly The Land of Opportunity?
Kaitlyn Broderick, Opinions Editor • April 1, 2024

I'm sure everyone has heard someone say, "A vote for the third-party candidate is a vote for the winning candidate," or "A vote for the third-party...

I Tried the Wrestling Diet for a Week
I Tried the "Wrestling Diet" for a Week
Miles Heritsch, Cover Story Editor, Graphics Editor & Head Artist • April 2, 2024

When most people think of Stoughton High School athletics, the first thing that comes to mind is wrestling. Our school is recognized for our...

The boys basketball team standing in a line.
Boys Stoughton Basketball VS PeWaukee Sectional Finals
Bella Patrinos, Business manager • April 1, 2024

The Stoughton Vikings boys basketball team practiced all week before the sectional finals hosted at Watertown High School. Our Stoughton Vikings...

Who Runs the World?
Who Runs the World?
Ainsley Gerard, Staff Writer • April 1, 2024

Every year, Women’s History Month takes place in March. This month is used as a time to honor the significant contributions that women have...

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Meet the Staff!
Madeline Monthie
Madeline Monthie
Features Editor and Social Media Manager

Madeline is a senior, and this is her third year on staff! She's the features editor and social media manager. She joined the Norse Star because she loves writing and journalism, especially interviewing...

Mylah Hall
Mylah Hall
Editor-in-Chief

Mylah is a senior, and this is her second and a half year on staff! She's also the editor-in-chief. She joined because she loved the organizational aspect of the process. Besides being part of the school...

Simon Mehring
Simon Mehring
Associate Editor-in-Chief

Simon is a junior, and this is his second year on staff! He's the Associate Editor-in-Chief. he joined the Norse Star because he likes reporting on current events and important topics that are often overlooked....

Raegan Peterson
Raegan Peterson
Staff Writer, and Copy Editor

Raegan is a senior, and this is her second year on staff! She's the copy editor and a staff writer. She joined the Norse Star because she was told by her LA10 teacher that she was a good writer, so she...

Naomi Matthiesen
Naomi Matthiesen
Staff Writer and Website Manager

Naomi is a junior, and this is her second year on staff! She's a staff writer and the website manager. She joined the Norse Star because it was a cool publication that she wanted to be a part of, plus...

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