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Red Cross blood drive set to arrive Feb. 8

Nicole Joerger, Co-Editor-in-Chief
February 9, 2016
Filed under Current Events, Top Stories

By now West Linn high school students are  familiar with the semi-annual routine of hosting a blood drive. So it may come as no surprise to see the gymnasium filled with blood bags and vials, while students are dispersed throughout the room. The Red Cross Blood Drive is yet again coming to WLHS and...

Life in the Pit

Life in the Pit

Jake Nielson, Staff Reporter
January 20, 2016
Filed under Current Events, Top Stories

Heard but not seen the West Linn pit orchestra is a vital part of yearly WLHS musicals. Composed entirely of students, the WLHS pit orchestra has provided excellent soundtracks to popular productions such as Oklahoma or Little Shop of Horrors for years at the high school. This year will be no different ...

No Shave November

Sam Dearborn and Jack Free
December 8, 2015
Filed under Current Events, Media, Video, Video

We asked West Linn what they really thought No Shave November was really about.

Why prayers aren’t enough for San Bernardino: the scope of mass shootings in the USA

Why prayers aren’t enough for San Bernardino: the scope of mass shootings in the USA

Emily Topping, Co-Editor In Chief
December 3, 2015
Filed under Current Events, Opinions, Top Stories

At least fourteen people were killed at a shooting on Dec. 2 in San Bernardino. The story sounds all too familiar for Americans. Two gunman, Syed Farook, 28, and Tashfeen Malik, 27, entered a public facility where Farook worked, firing at residents and employees until the horrific scene ended in a shootout...

Dr. Peter Rasmussen, Death with Dignity advocate, dies under his own hand

Dillon Stoneking, Opinion editor
December 3, 2015
Filed under Current Events

Dr. Peter Rasmussen, Death With Dignity advocate, died Tue. Nov. 10, exercising the right he co-established only two days following the 17th anniversary of the state's legalization. Although it’s been 17 years since Ore. has established Measure 16, enacting physician-assisted suicide, Oregonians still...

Kevin Mills talks school safety

Jack Free, Videographer
November 20, 2015
Filed under Current Events, Media, Top Stories, Video, Video

Recent school shootings cause many schools across the nation to step up security on campus. Principal Mills wants to make WLHS a safe environment for all students.

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