The Viking Vanguard

FCCLA brings home Gold Medal in competition

The PHS FCCLA chapter earned a Gold Medal for their Chapter Service Project Display, announced today (7/9).

July 9, 2020

While many contests and conventions are not happening in person due to COVID-19, this hasn't stopped the FCCLA chapter at PHS from bringing home some hardware. The team of Rebecca Hale and Ashley Withrow found out July 9 that their Chapter Service Project earned a Gold Medal at the Virtual National...

Two 15-year-olds arrested in connection to Karshner Elementary fire

Staff

July 9, 2020

UPDATE: Two 15-year-old boys were arrested by the Puyallup Police Department for allegedly setting off fireworks that caused the July 5 fire at Karshner Elementary. The two-alarm fire will cost the Puyallup School District between $5 million to $7 million because of fire, smoke and water damage.&nb...

Karshner Elementary fire moves students for start of school Sept. 3

Karshner Elementary fire moves students for start of school Sept. 3

Staff

July 6, 2020

UPDATE (4:24 p.m., July 10) The 2-alarm fire at Karshner Elementary July 5 resulted in extensive damage to classrooms, hallways and common areas, according to a press release from the Puyallup School District. The school district has closed school grounds, including playground areas, for an ex...

Senior Graduation changes

Staff

May 18, 2020

CORRECTION: Please note that information regarding the graduation ceremony for 2020 from today's VNN episode has already changed since broadcast. The date broadcast was incorrect and will NOT be May 28 and 29 but some time in the beginning of June. Please stay tuned for more information. 

FCCLA students win big at virtual State Leadership Conference

FCCLA students win big at virtual State Leadership Conference

Staff

May 6, 2020

The FCCLA club has been “attending” a virtual State Leadership Conference. They had two competitors who qualified for the State STAR Events. Their competition included a service project designed by the students in their chapter and a presentation identifying how they carried out their community ser...

CORRECTION: Norselander VNN segment misidentified video method

Staff

May 4, 2020

CORRECTION: In the May 1 episode of VNN, the story about the Norselander’s practice incorrectly identified the method the group practiced. The video was not shot in ZOOM, but instead students submitted their videos using Flipgrid and choir teacher Jason Brinker edited the segment together in Adobe Premier...

Coronavirus confirmed cases continue around world

Meiko Johnson, Managing Editor

April 21, 2020

The total number infected from COVID-19 has passed 670,000 and shows no signs of slowing down; the world death total from COVID-19 has surpassed 30,000, according to John Hopkins University.  The Center for Disease Control and Prevention issued a travel advisory for New York, New Jersey and C...