The Viking Vanguard

Viking heads to Stanford

Katie Abegglen, Multi-Media Editor

August 15, 2020

You may have heard of Puyallup High School senior and Stanford University admittee Benjamin Limric for a few reasons.  You may recognize the name from your history or English teacher Mychal Limric, father to both Ben and ...

At home quarantine projects

Michaela Ely, Web Master

June 20, 2020

As Gov. Jay Inslee's stay at home order continues to be extended, many are left with no ideas as to how to fill their time. However, all of this new free time, especially now that AP tests are over, means that it's the perfect tim...

What is a journalist?

Leo Quale, Opinion Editor

June 20, 2020

The term “journalist” refers to a person who writes for newspapers, magazines, or news websites or prepares news to be broadcast.  But it means more than that.  A journalist should be an ally of the people ...

Senior editor remembers his time on staff

Ben Schumock, Print Editor

June 20, 2020

As I look back at the last four years of high school, I realize how it’s had such a positive effect on me, especially the media program.  Back in freshman year, I decided that I was going to be in sophomore journalis...

Freelancer looks back on her time as a VSM writer

Megan Jamora, Freelance

June 20, 2020

On the day that I started freelancing, I could not find the classroom.   When it was announced that there would be a meeting for interested freelancers for the Viking Vanguard, I was a wide-eyed sophomore who did not know ...

Gov. Jay Inslee extends stay home order through May 4

Meiko Johnson, Mananging editor

April 2, 2020

Gov. Jay Insee announced today the extension of the “stay home, stay safe” order until May 4. This is due, Inslee said, to the steady continuation of coronavirus-related cases and deaths in Washington state. “The per...

Athlete of the Month: Isaac Clark

Meiko Johnson, Managing Editor

February 29, 2020

Senior Isaac Clark has been a three-sport athlete since freshman year, competing in football, wrestling and track and field. Clark finished his junior year track placing 11th place at the state meet in the 4x400 meter relay an...

For a teenager, a car is a right of passage and becomes an extension of the friend group. This is why it is often so hard to say goodbye.

Saying Bye

February 28, 2020

The Skywalker Saga Ends

The Skywalker Saga Ends

February 18, 2020