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Red for Ed – Teachers walk out for school funding

Red for Ed – Teachers walk out for school funding

Andrea Secchi, Photo Editor

May 10, 2019


Filed under Current Events, Media, Photo Slideshows, Staff, The People, Top Stories

Over 25,000 educators, students and supporters rallied for school funding at the Portland Waterfront this last Wednesday, May 8, 2019. In at least 25 school districts, schools were closed for all or part of the day. "Today's massive turnout from educators and public school supporters sends a simple...

Kara Steinberg

Kara Steinberg

April 17, 2019


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Flipping through the creamy paper of the West Linn Tidings, Kara Steinberg, freshman, skimmed over her name. Immediately, her eyes ran back to the page, shocked as her very own name stared back at her. As a fourth grader, Steinberg knew that this was not going to be the last time her name would appear...

Sarah Horn

Sarah Horn

April 17, 2019


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The clock on her bedside table seemed impossible, how could it possibly be 3 a.m., wondered Sarah Horn, sophomore. “I guess I had gotten carried away, but that happens a lot,” Horn said. Horn’s been writing original music for years now. With over 90 original songs, you might call her a m...

Melanie Hall

Melanie Hall

April 17, 2019


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Sitting anxiously, the young sophomore shifted in the chair, watching the clock tick. It was time for forecasting, and she was still trying to make up her mind about some classes. She could hear herself breathing shakily. Finally, after what seemed like eons, the door to the counselor's office opene...

Logan Christensen

Logan Christensen

April 17, 2019


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Logan Christensen, sophomore, has been interested in writing, media, reporting and news since the 2016 presidential election. “The 2016 election was my first real experience with politics and the first time I started paying attention to the news,” Christensen said. ”I was intrigued by the ...

Violet Crabtree

Violet Crabtree

April 17, 2019


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Whether it be jotting down ideas between bites of cereal in the morning, or doodling setting designs in the lulls of class, Violet Crabtree, freshman, is always working on the next story she wants to tell. “Storytelling has always been a passion of mine,” Crabtree said. “I’ve written short stor...

Emily Buffington

Emily Buffington

April 17, 2019


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“Big publications are a dying media. People just don’t trust big publications because of how biased they can be,” Emily Buffington, freshman, said. However journalism as a whole isn't dead, independent creators are on the rise. Buffington has been interested in current events since seventh g...

Dillon Wells

Dillon Wells

April 17, 2019


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No matter the weather, (which is usually rainy in Dillon Well’s hometown), you can always find the junior in front of an electronic screen, working on the next great American novel. Or at least, he prays to the literature gods it will become the next great American novel. “I can’t remember when I first started w...

Skylar Lindstrom

Skylar Lindstrom

April 17, 2019


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Sharing the love of writing, Skylar Lindstrom, senior, joined the wlhsNOW journalism team to try something new before heading off to college. “I love sitting down, writing out what is going through my head, and speaking my mind through pen and paper,” Lindstrom said. “Especially when it comes ...

Caroline Betty

Caroline Betty

April 17, 2019


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“Discovering the truth and hearing every side of the story has always been deeply important to me,” Caroline Betty, freshman and first year journalist said. This is what prompted her to sign up for journalism and begin her journey as a reporter. However, journalism isn’t her only interest. Betty also has a ...

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