The Viking Longboat is a student publication produced by journalists from Haslett High School. The Viking Longboat brings news to the Haslett community online at VikingLongboat.org and also publishes a monthly print edition. Its newsroom staff is comprised of the fifth hour Newspaper Production and Journalism class.

The Longboat has been established as a student run public forum circulated within the school and to subscribers in the community and outside the school district. See Code of Ethics.

Letters to the editor are accepted at the discretion of the editorial board. Forms of speech not protected by the First Amendment will not be published. Letters must be signed by the author and may be edited for grammar, spelling and style.

Associations & Awards

The Longboat is a member of the National Scholastic Press Association, Journalism Education Association, Columbia Scholastic Press Association and Michigan Interscholastic Press Association. The publication is an 12-time Spartan award winner and CSPA gold medalist.

Questions for the staff of the Viking Longboat? Contact us.