The Viking Vanguard

Australian Wildfire Update

Alana Wood, Staff

February 18, 2020

The Australian fire season started in early December and has been one of the most damaging on record, akin to the 2009 "Black Saturday Fires" that killed over 170 people. This current fire has burned more than 27 million acres...

New Tobacco Law and Its Effects

Alana Wood, Staff

February 18, 2020

The age to purchase tobacco products raised from 18-21 Jan. 1 across the state of Washington. Washington is one of 15 states that will enact this bill. Other states include Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii,...

Puyallup School Board Elections

Alana Wood, Staff

December 2, 2019

 When the new school board is elected Nov.5, current president Chris Ihrig will serve out his last term.  Ihrig had three children in the district. He was a father doing the best he could by his children in terms of their education, but with all three of his children having graduated, Ihrig feels&...