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The Gorge in Flames

The Gorge in Flames

Katherine Ripley, Staff Reporter

As pretty much every Oregonian probably knows by now, on Saturday, September 2, 2017 a fire began in the Gorge, and as of October 1st it has burned 48,500 acres and is 46 percent contained and slowing significantly because of recent rains. The Oregon State Police believe the fire was...

October 4, 2017No Comments

New Changes Around La Salle Improve Campus, Benefiting Student Experience

New Changes Around La Salle Improve Campus, Benefiting Student Experience

Katie Moreland, Editor

Walking through the halls the first few weeks of school, you might have noticed some new changes that have occurred around La Salle over the summer — some are easier to notice than others, but taken together, they repres...

September 20, 20173 Comments

La Salle Begins Shift Toward “Modern Learning”, Envisioning a Changed Classroom Experience for Students

La Salle Begins Shift Toward “Modern Learning”, Envisioning a Changed Classroom Experience for Students

Peyton Hedges, Assistant Editor

Textbooks, lectures, notes, and tests seem to be the never ending cycle at school. However, as times have changed and technology keeps getting more and more advanced, many people believe that the typical methods of learning...

September 20, 20171 Comment

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Falcon Cross Country Takes Flight Toward Districts and State

Falcon Cross Country Takes Flight Toward Districts and State

Natalie Sherrill, Staff Reporter

The cross country season is well underway with seven meets completed; the boys’ record stands at 5-2 and the girls’ at 4-3. Although at the beginning of the season the teams had to cancel several practices and one mee...

October 18, 20171 Comment

  • Volleyball Team, Ranked #10 in State, Looks Ahead Toward Playoffs October 18, 2017
  • After Strong 3-2 Start, Varsity Football Looks Toward Milwaukie, Playoffs October 4, 2017
  • New and Young Varsity Boys Soccer Team Hits the Ground Running September 20, 2017
  • Twelve La Salle Seniors Reflect on Their Opportunity to Play College Sports June 7, 2017

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Student of the Week: Grace Elkhal

Student of the Week: Grace Elkhal

Kierra Young, Staff Reporter

Excelling in her schoolwork, sophomore Grace Elkhal is currently enrolled in four advanced courses: Honors English 2, Honors Biology, Honors Algebra 2, and AP World History.  Despite all her schoolwork, she still finds ti...

October 18, 20174 Comments

Student of the Week: Emma Sheets

Student of the Week: Emma Sheets

October 4, 2017

The Freshmen of La Salle: Initial Thoughts and Impressions

The Freshmen of La Salle: Initial Thoughts and Impressions

October 4, 2017

Teacher of the Week: Mr. Hegarty

Teacher of the Week: Mr. Hegarty

September 20, 2017

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