News

Haslett public schools start before labor day

Story: Hunter Dawson, Staff Writer

The Haslett school board sent out an email to staff and parents on April 4, and it gives an overview of the schedule for school next year. The school board has decided to start school on August 29. They had to get a waiver fr...  Read More »

May 2, 2016

Michigan Interscholastic Press Association Awards

Michigan Interscholastic Press Association Awards

Story: Ashley Dyer, Photo Editor

On Thursday April 21, the Viking Longboat staff, the Haslett High School yearbook staff and video productions staff attended the 2016 MIPA (Michigan Interscholastic Press Association) awards in Lansing, MI. All of the Haslett...  Read More »

April 22, 2016

Haslett teacher, Otlewski, helping students register to vote

Story: Conner Heinz, Staff Writer

Only 58.5 percent of Americans aged 18-24 are registered to vote. That’s approximately 562,768 young adults in Michigan that aren’t coming out to vote each election. U.S. History and Global Issues teacher Charlie Otlewski...  Read More »

March 10, 2016

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Photo Story: Kevin Tobe wins Milken Award

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Sports

Haslett varsity baseball swinging into the season

Haslett varsity baseball swinging into the season

Story: Hunter Dawson, Staff Writer

The 2016 varsity baseball team is looking to redeem itself after losing at Districts to Fowlerville last season. According to senior Luke Sleeper, the team struggled last year due to lacking fundamentals. “It was just...  Read More »

March 30, 2016

Boys lacrosse season begins

Story: Mia Salvador, Staff Writer

As the snow melts and the winter seasons end, spring seasons have sprung, including boys lacrosse. Their very first practice starts on March 14 and their first game is against South Lyon on March 23. The season ahead of...  Read More »

March 8, 2016

Haslett onto Districts against Grand Ledge

Story: Kyle Looney, Staff Writer

Time for the hard work and determination of a whole season to be shown on the court. It's playoff time, the Vikings are going up against the Grand Ledge Comets in a MHSAA district clash. The Vikes have had one wild and exc...  Read More »

March 8, 2016

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Opinion

Legalized states show good and bad on Marijuana use

Legalized states show good and bad on Marijuana use

Story: Conner Heinz, Staff Writer

With the growing trend of marijuana legalization pioneered by Colorado, Washington, Oregon and Alaska spreading around the country (Michigan being one of several states currently flirting with the idea), it...  Read More »

March 30, 2016

Irresponsible drinking culture leads to danger

Teenagers are going to drink. Period. They’ve been drinking since the creation of alcohol and it’s nearly impossible to prevent this from happening. Despite this, instead of being educated on responsible...  Read More »

March 30, 2016

Hillary is sly, conniving character in presidential race

Hillary is sly, conniving character in presidential race

Story: Connor Frank, Staff Writer

This morning I bought an African Autumn Tea Latte from Biggby coffee and sat down. I opened the link I was sent by my father to a 13 minute long video comprising entirely of times Hillary Clinton was caught...  Read More »

March 30, 2016

Trump throws pandering punch at blue collar America

Trump throws pandering punch at blue collar America

Story: Connor Frank, Staff Writer

It was a warm May afternoon, and I sat across from Trevor Stirewalt in AP Government. Today was a free day, the exam had already been taken and my teacher Kathleen Burns decided we ought to brainstorm...  Read More »

March 30, 2016

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Students responsible for Haslett parking lot safety

February 29, 2016

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Senior pranks prohibited

February 29, 2016

Mediocre mitten

February 29, 2016

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