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A Walla Walla resident trap shoots against a rainbow backdrop.  Photo by Tywen Kelly.

The Great Gun Debate

Olivia Gilbert, Feature Editor November 3, 2016

Gun control has been one of the most contentious issues in the 2016 election cycle. Increased awareness of police violence against communities of color, near daily mass shootings, and the alarming figure...

Photo by Tywen Kelly

Talking about Guns

Hannah Bartman, Feature Editor October 28, 2015

Growing up in a suburb on the outskirts of LA County did not give me extensive immersion into the world of guns. My parent’s interest in the Quaker society and Zen meditation probably didn’t help much...

Investigation of Waitsburg Road Shooting Concludes, No Charges Filed

Emily Lin-Jones February 14, 2013

An investigation into last week's shooting incident on Lower Waitsburg Road has turned up evidence that the shots fired were not intended to hit or warn the students who heard them while running. "We...

Whitman Gun Club takes another shot

Evan Taylor October 18, 2012

"Pull!" yells junior Kemper Brightman. A bright orange, bio-degradable clay pigeon flies out of the trap and––bam! A shot is fired from the shotgun and the clay shatters into countless little pieces...

The Judge splatters justice in “Dredd”

Nathan Fisher September 27, 2012

Although sticking with three-dimensional viewing again this week, I decided to shake up the movie genres and traded last week's bubbles of "Finding Nemo" joyfully popping off the screen for the major...

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