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BREAKING: Teachers call for outside mediation for contract negotiation process

Wenatchee educators voted unanimously yesterday to call for mediation between the Wenatchee School District and the teacher’s union to establish a contract f...  Read More »

September 1, 2015

Teacher’s union contract still not finalized after Thursday negotiations

Chris Danko, Online Editor

Wenatchee Education Association negotiators failed to reach an agreement with the Wenatchee School District in the bargaining session yesterday at the d...  Read More »

August 28, 2015

Washington State Supreme Court orders fine against legislators in response to their failure to fund education

Chris Danko, Online Editor

The Washington State Supreme Court has fired a shot heard around the state in the battle to fully fund public education. Yesterday, the court voted unan...  Read More »

August 14, 2015

School board approves budget, grants teachers three percent cost of living adjustment

School board approves budget, grants teachers three percent cost of living adjustment

Chris Danko, Online Editor

The Wenatchee School Board voted unanimously Monday to approve a budget for the 2015-16 school year on that will provide cost-of-living adjustments (COL...  Read More »

August 11, 2015

Future WHS principal pays a visit to become more acquainted with his position

Chris Danko, Staff Reporter

Wenatchee High School’s new principal visited the school yesterday to meet with staff and students, and get more comfortable with the school. Charles...  Read More »

June 9, 2015


Soccer makes school history at State; track, tennis, golf updates

Kiana Wilson, Felicia Hannas, Adrian Robinson, and Hannah Lewis

Soccer: Under the stadium lights, the Wenatchee Hi...  Read More »

June 1, 2015

Baseball, softball seasons end; track athletes on to State

May 28, 2015

Baseball: Wenatchee Baseball has been eliminated from t...  Read More »

WHS grad tries out for Dallas Cowboys

May 21, 2015

Most football players will never touch a ball again...  Read More »

Soccer moves on to State quarterfinals

May 20, 2015

The Wenatchee High School varsity soccer team is moving...  Read More »

Panther teams advance to playoff games

May 19, 2015

Soccer Junior Dane Gillin is walking onto the We...  Read More »

Meet track star Killion McGinnis

April 22, 2015

Individual sports aren't for everyone, but senior track...  Read More »

The Wenatchee Valley Thunder lacrosse team practices at Newbery Elementary School recently.

Lacrosse teams optimistic after losses

March 25, 2015

The Wenatchee Valley Thunder opened its boys lacrosse...  Read More »


Avid biker and determined student pedals his way to success

Jessica Wierzbicki, Staff Reporter

The smell of freshly picked apples, the vast and immense...  Read More »

June 9, 2015

Theater and debate star plans to continue shining in college

June 9, 2015

It’s dark in the theater, the audience is rustling...  Read More »

Volunteer extraordinaire aspires for high achievements in life

June 4, 2015

For many second-generation Latino students in the Wenatchee...  Read More »

Senior fights through anxiety and the death of a loved one to graduate

June 4, 2015

Purple polyester on purple polyester. An assortment...  Read More »

Saying goodbye: three WHS staff members will retire at the end of the year

June 3, 2015

As the school year of 2014-15 fades away, the memories...  Read More »

Retiring social studies teacher Jay Young receives the Heart of the Panther Super Staff award.

Social studies teacher retires after 47 years at WHS

June 3, 2015

In 1946, in a little town of Ettlingen, Germany, a...  Read More »

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