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WHS athlete alumni Tyler Farrar and Isaiah Brandt-Sims leave behind a legacy
WHS athlete alumni Tyler Farrar and Isaiah Brandt-Sims leave behind a legacy
Josefina Albert, Online Editor • March 18, 2021

    Athletics are woven into the fabric of the Wenatchee Valley. The rolling foothills call out to be hiked, the crisp Columbia beckons us to jump in and swim and Mission...

WHS students, should there be year-round school?
WHS students, should there be year-round school?
Ellie Lewis, In-Depth Editor • March 5, 2021

Earlier this year, Senator Brad Hawkins, along with many others, proposed a bill suggesting the need for our schools to transition to a year-round school schedule. The bill...

2021 Issue 1
2021 Issue 1
February 16, 2021

 

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How to Write the Perfect Letter
Sophia Hernandez, Reporter • January 13, 2021

    As COVID-19 cases continue to rise and expectations of social distancing increase, it becomes more and more difficult to reach out to close friends and family. While...

Limiting Consumerism
McKenna White, Co-Editor-In-Chief • January 13, 2021

   As the holidays approach, businesses are promoting their holiday goods. From huge, colorful displays to low low prices, American consumer culture is at an all-time high....

The Celebrity Cycle
Katherine Dunlop, Staff Reporter • December 8, 2020

   We watch celebrities through a screen, expecting them to be everything we imagined them out to be, but in reality, they don’t always meet these harsh expectations. ...

Incredible thoughts with Kurt: Grandpa
Incredible thoughts with Kurt: Grandpa's Space Ship
Kurt Zontek, Contributing Reporter • September 28, 2018

What up reading homies! Welcome to the to the Incredible Thoughts column! This week we’ll finally be going deep into the Bobby Tarantino II intro! This...

Incredible thoughts with Kurt: Raising stoke when you
Incredible thoughts with Kurt: Raising stoke when you're down
Kurt Zontek, Contributing Reporter • September 26, 2018

What up reading homies! Welcome to the third episode of the Incredible Thoughts column! This week I had planned on going deep analyzing the stoke of the...

Incredible thoughts with Kurt: Scary movie psychology and history stoke
Incredible thoughts with Kurt: Scary movie psychology and history stoke
Kurt Zontek, Contributing Reporter • September 16, 2018

What up reading homies! For those of you reading the column for the first time, I’m Kurt Zontek. Welcome to Incredible Thoughts. This week, we’ll be...