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New Year Brings Changes for Taqueria Yungapeti

Jacqueline Rees-Mikula

January 24, 2013

Taqueria Yungapeti was a household name for many Whitman students. Many Whitman students frequently made pilgrimage there for authentic food and the renowned Walla Walla Burrito. "I don't know what they added to it, but they did Mexican food right," said sophomore George Felton. Students also...

Student entrepreneur recruits peers for tutoring business

Elise Tinseth

September 6, 2012

When Whitman junior Fernando Medina saw a need for tutors in the Walla Walla area, he knew he wanted to do something about it. This past summer he founded Valley Tutoring, a local business that employs Whitman students and graduates as tutors and seeks to help provide educational assistance to Walla...

Pizza Pipeline delivers mondo pizza

Credit: Cornelius


November 15, 2009

Pizza lovers, make sure you're sitting down. Pizza Pipeline is new in town, and is bringing you more pizza than you can handle. Its largest pizza measures in at a glorious 26-inch diameter. "It'll just barely fit through a conventional door," said pizza driver Nate Shewchuk. Pizza Pipeline, loca...

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