A Project for Better Journalism chapter


Coronavirus Taking the World by Storm

January 31, 2020 4:30pm | Chris Klein, Zach Jakubiak

A new respiratory virus has hit the globe at an alarming rate, starting in Wuhan, China on December 31st of 2019. It is quickly making its spread across the world being found in countries such as Japan, South Korea, Singapore, Thailand, Taiwan, Vietnam, France, Hong […]

The 25 Million Dollar Question

March 28, 2019 6:29pm | Connor Mackenzie

When thinking about numbers, deficits, projections, budgets, and money it can get confusing. This mess of numbers and ideas gets easier to understand once a couple of questions have been answered. Questions including what even is a referendum, what would this referendum really mean for […]

Robotics’ STEM Fair

October 26, 2018 1:17pm | Hallie Bartelt

The New Berlin Blitz Robotics Team 5148, is composed of 7th-12th graders.  Each year they take on the task of creating a robot in six weeks to eventually be placed in competition.  Along the way, they hold many outreach events, to help inform the community […]

Track & Field Springs From Division 1 To Division 2

May 3, 2018 7:48pm | Molly Thomas

Track season 2018 is coming sooner and faster than one would think. This season is different than many others because our school track has switched from competing in division one to division two. This changes the game for NBW track and field.   “I like […]

Saint Patrick’s Day: Is it celebrated at NBW?

March 16, 2018 5:45pm | Lauryn Lieske

Have you been feeling unlucky recently? Well, Saint Patrick’s Day is approaching soon on March 17th, so be ready to indulge and share this newly found good fortune with your friends and family. Saint Patrick’s Day is actually a religious holiday, but it is now […]

The Boring Company Releases the Not So Boring Flamethrower

February 7, 2018 8:09pm | Connor McKenzie

A flamethrower is a weapon that sprays out burning fuel. There is two tanks that the user wears. The first tank is a flammable liquid and the second is pressurized gas. The fuel is carried through a hose into a gun by the pressurized gas […]

What is Bitcoin?

January 16, 2018 8:15pm | Nate Siegman

Bitcoin is the digital currency that spiked in worth during early January of 2017 and spiked even quicker in November of 2017. Since then it has been on the rise, now worth anywhere from about $12,000 to a little over $19,000 apiece, a far cry […]

2017 Hurricane Season Aftermath; Effect on Puerto Rico, Cuba, and the United States

January 15, 2018 8:29pm | Steven Hashek

HEALTH AND OTHER PROBLEMS IN PUERTO RICO LOIZA, PUERTO RICO (NBC) – Hurricane season is almost over for the Northern Hemisphere, but the troubles brought to citizens affected are not even close to over. After almost 2 months after the destructive hurricanes Irma and Maria […]

Recent North Korea News

December 14, 2017 8:53pm | Steven Hashek

THE LATEST MISSILE TEST SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA – According to a new study by the Washington Post, the latest successful test in the North Korean nuclear program was actually way more powerful than reported by media in both North and South Korea. The new study […]

NBW shows its skills

May 12, 2016 12:03pm |

SkillsUSA is one of the new clubs at NBW this year. With only six members, it is one of the smallest clubs in the school. It is speculated that this is mainly because very few know about the organization. SkillsUSA is “a structured program of […]