Whitman Wire

My study abroad experience during a global pandemic

Kiara Paninos, Staff Writer

October 1, 2020

Getting the email in March that my IES Abroad program was suspended because of a virus was surreal. I knew other study abroad programs were being canceled around the world, but that would never happen to me, right? I told myself that it’s not a sure thing, they’ll probably give us some sort of option....

3/6 new music Singles Niiiight!!

March 7, 2018

Yooooo everybody's listening to singles this week I guess..... we got so manyyyy from the vaccines, little dragon, Courtney Barnett, ANMLPLNT [wtf??], and of course the legendary Between the Buried and Me! OK now that we got the lynx out of the way let's see the album pix..... . . Tess: Superorganism by Superorganism This debut, self-titled album from Superorganism is…. captivating/e...

Yeehaw Aloha: Cowboys, Hula and a Good Cause

Yeehaw Aloha: Cowboys, Hula and a Good Cause

Alex Brockman

February 22, 2018

Drive down Isaacs Avenue and the eccentric appearance of one of the funkiest thrift stores in Walla Walla will probably catch your eye.   It’s a barn-shaped building with a pastel blue truck parked outside and chairs, tables and shopping carts of bright items humorously piled around the entrance. Yeeha...

epik New Music Blast 2/20

February 21, 2018

Hello Walla Walla freedom Warriors! Today we bring you even more picks of the week, we have so much new music today the station is about to implode from critical mass! Keep spinnin' the new tracks and keep making the world a safer place for free-form radio listeners everywhere! Click on the linkssss...

Normal Music Blast 2/13

February 15, 2018

Since last week got a little CRAZY with the linx and whatnot, this week we'll have a normal music blast with only slight craziness. Oooooh so unpredictable I know you never know what we'll do next up here in the Kdub office lololol   Let's hear some new picks of the week shall we... . Hayden: Ann...

2/6 Cory’s First Blast!

February 8, 2018

The KWCW Music directors are back! For yet another semester of NMBzz (as in New Muzic Blasters) Cory Cogley, KWCW's New Music Prophet, will be supplying the community with this Direct  concentrated dose of Dank new music. Obviously, this is not required listening but-- "it might as well be because the ...

No Music Blast 11/15

November 15, 2017

No programming next week, but that don't mean the music stops!  . You can find me in the kdoobz office stuffing my face indiscriminately with mashed potatoes and scrumptious CDs--training for thanksgiving dinner. I'll wash the chunky CDs down with a glass of Melkbelly, while John Maus and Nake...

Spooooky Music Blast 10/31

November 1, 2017

Happy Halloween! I'm not gonna patronize you by writing "Boo!" as the first line of the post this week. But Primus' greedy goblin video should spook ya nice and spooked! No ghosts, ghouls, or phantoms this week, but The Zombies are getting ready for their Hall of Fame induction on the 50th an...

Live Blog: Fall Issue 8

Mayra Castañeda, Managing Editor

October 25, 2017

Tywen would like me to help out with an infographic. Crap. Kerr is really adamant about JUST being a PA. Peggy and Kerr have left to eat some Thai Ploy. Tywen pretty much made the infographic by himself. I feel really bad for being USELESS! Neither Dan nor Claire have come in, so we have...

Neu Meusic Bleust 10/25

October 25, 2017

Welcommmmmeee to this week's Neu Meusic Bleust! I don't really like bleu cheese, and the funky subject lines for this blog are running thin, so I thought I'd share that opinion with you. Maybe in hopes that you forget that it is Wednesday and I promised you a post every Tuesday... . [Disclaimer: If...

Live Blog: Fall Issue 7

Mayra Castañeda, Managing Editor

October 18, 2017

Today is Day 1 of one-on-ones! Martina and Tywen have already fired Anthony and Natalie...It's a great gloomy Wednesday! Andrew has brought some very nutritious and delicious snacks, including Hot Cheetos, Halloween Oreos, and cheese queso dip. Yum. Tywen is being fancy and eating his Graze...

Live Blog: Fall Issue 6

Mayra Castañeda, Managing Editor

October 11, 2017

Yoooooo. It's been a minute since this was last updated. My apologize. I take full responsibility. It's a pretty quiet Production Night in Mr. Roger's Neighborhood. The PA squad is here so let's not shed a tear because without them we wouldn't be able to thankfully cheer! #iamarapstar  *insert...

Whitman news since 1896