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Wenatchee Protests

Wenatchee Protests

June 2, 2020

Signs and Symtoms of Addiction

Phoebe Cain, Staff Reporter

February 26, 2020

      A common misconception when it comes to addiction, or any illness, is the difference between symptoms and signs. A symptom is something that can only be felt by the person, in this case, the addict. These ar...

Habit vs. Addiction

Jaden Kamenski, Staff Reporter

February 26, 2020

The words habit and addiction are very commonly misconstrued to have essentially the same meaning. While they do have some similarities, they are drastically different. One is defined as “a life-altering disease” while the other is s...

Opinion: Staff Editorial

Opinion: Staff Editorial

November 14, 2018

WSD central administrative costs higher than peer group

Chris Danko, Online Editor

October 15, 2015

More money is going towards central administration in the Wenatchee School District than other like-sized districts, while consistently spending less money in areas of student support and teaching instruction, according to a sta...

School district administrators’ salaries increasing dramatically, official documents show

Chris Danko, Online Editor

September 22, 2015

Over the last 15 years, the total compensation of three Wenatchee School District administrators has increased dramatically, with one doubling, according to official documents. Despite contending that teacher’s union demands would put the ...

Firefighter saves child from house fire, attends her graduation ceremony 18 years later

Moses Lurber, People Editor

June 8, 2015

The choking smoke fills the room as the fire rages in the hallway. A 6-month-old Dawnielle Davison squirms in her crib, the scalding smoke filling her lungs. With only seconds to spare before the room bursts into flames, a figure...