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Freshman orientation “Ignites” new comers

Freshman orientation “Ignites” new comers

Tess Fox and Bryce Newberry
August 29, 2013
Filed under News, Photo Gallery

On Aug. 29, hundreds of new Wenatchee High School freshman flooded the hallways to get a taste of a day in the high school. Put on annually by the ASB, Ignite (freshman orientation) ran from noon-8:30 p.m. with the Frosh Fling dance to wrap up the day.

Apple Leaf launches website, social networks

Apple Leaf launches website, social networks

Bryce Newberry, Online Editor
August 25, 2013
Filed under News

Apple Leaf staffers have been busy over the summer preparing a new version of The Apple Leaf. Beginning in Sept., The Apple Leaf will be published as usual in print with a digital version online. We have partnered with a company, School Newspapers Online, located in Minnesota. They will be in c...

Lightning storm creates more fire, over 40 homes evacuated

Lightning storm creates more fire, over 40 homes evacuated

Bridget Dowd, Editor-in-Chief
August 10, 2013
Filed under News

The lightning storm which hit Wenatchee on Friday night caused a fire to breakout around 11:05 p.m. about two miles south of Rock Island. After the fire grew to 5,000 acres on Saturday afternoon, over 40 homes  on Cathedral Rock Road, Jumpoff Ridge Road and Big Springs Ranch Road were issued level...

Summer storm sweeps Valley

August 10, 2013
Filed under News, Showcase

Late Friday a summer storm hit the Wenatchee Valley bringing first dry lightning then buckets of rain accompanied with lightning. A flash flood warning was issued and dispersed among nearly every mobile device at 11:45 Friday night. It remained in effect until 1:45 Saturday morning. Multiple fires...

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