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  • Why was the baby strawberry crying? Because his mom and dad were in a jam April 26, 2016

  • PHS Drama Gears Up to Survive Hell Week

    PHS Drama Gears Up to Survive Hell Week

    Isabel Forsell, Reporter

    April 29, 2016

    Every year, the drama class here at PHS puts on a fantastic musical during the heart of springtime. Often the most hyped public event taking place at PHS during the season, the annual spring musicals have a history of being incredibly successful and extremely entertaining, and this year’s musical, Les ... READ MORE »»

    Poster advertising the spring musical, Les Miserables.

    PHS Theatre: Hawk Scene

  • We Want Waivers!

    We Want Waivers!

    Noelle Misterek, Reporter

    April 29, 2016

    Back in elementary school, PE was everyone’s favorite class. Kids would look forward to the hour of the day they could escape to play tag and throw colorful foam balls at each other. Perhaps high schools believed they could continue this love of physical activity, whilst sneakily trading dodgeball... READ MORE »»

    PE teacher, Mr. Levenseller, watches as his class runs.

    Cassandra Bundrick

  • Letter from a Post-Cynical High Schooler

    Letter from a Post-Cynical High Schooler

    Natalie Svinth, Reporter

    April 28, 2016

    Ever since I was in seventh grade, I had a plan: I was going to go to Peninsula for the first two years, and then as soon as I could, I would transfer to Tacoma Community College for full-time Running Start. I knew that high school wouldn’t be my thing even before it wasn’t my thing; freshman and... READ MORE »»

    Natalie Svinth talks about her experience with Running Start.

    Cassandra Bundrick

  • NBA Playoff Predictions

    NBA Playoff Predictions

    Seth Walloch, Sports Editor

    April 28, 2016

    When the NBA Playoffs begin, many people become very excited about their favorite players. For for those whose favorite teams did not make the playoffs, the games are not as exciting.The NBA takes the top 8 teams from the Western and Eastern conference and they play against each other. Number one pl... READ MORE »»

    NBA playoffs Image

    Michael Tipton

  • Our Guineas, Our World

    Our Guineas, Our World

    Madeleine Johnson and Nathan Johnson

    April 22, 2016

    From the munching to the crunching, our Guinea pigs live life to the fullest. Last summer our animal loving mother brought home the first of our pack. Her name was Ginger. Red-haired and bossy she ruled the Guinea pig enclosure with majesty. The moment Ginger entered our doors, our adoring eyes ga... READ MORE »»

    From right to left is Pap, Snowflake, and Zayn- members of the Johnson's beloved Guinea Pig family

    Madeleine Johnson

Presidential Issues

Nathan Johnson, Reporter

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April 29, 2016 • 0 comments

Reporter, Amelia Wright, gives the latest information about the new Chicken Pox vaccine requirements.

Important Chicken Pox Vaccination Information

April 29, 2016

Beginning in the 2016-17 school year, all students 9th-12th grade are required by Washington State law to have received two doses of Varicella (chicken...  Read More »

Peninsula ranked 44th in the state

PHS: Ranked 44th Statewide and 1st in Our Hearts

April 28, 2016

Good news folks, Peninsula High School scored exemplary on a recent statewide high school ranking: the high school earned the 44th spot. This ranking may...  Read More »

The Westin Bonaventure, where the journalism convention was held. Photo credited to Wikipedia.

Outlook Journalists Learn from Greats in LA

April 22, 2016

On April 15 and 16, a number of Outlook staff members attended self-chosen collections of classes and workshops to learn more deeply about everything fr...  Read More »

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The Good The Bad The Hungry

The Good The Bad The Hungry

Bailey Johnson, Reporter

With a goal of raising $1000, Lakebay Community Church's youth group fasted for 30 hours on Friday, ...  Read More »

April 28, 2016 • 0 comments

Managing Editor, Meghan Laakso, reviews the novel, Me Before You, by Jojo Moyes.

‘Me Before You’ had me crying like a baby.

April 22, 2016

Editor, Rachel Smith, reviews Disney's latest film, Zootopia.

It’s a Zoo out there!

April 15, 2016

A Day at Comic Con

April 12, 2016

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A Day at Comic Con

I had a great time at the 2016 Emerald City Comic Con! Check out some of my favorite highlights!

April 12, 2016

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