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The #1 student news site of Yorba Linda High School

The Wrangler

The #1 student news site of Yorba Linda High School

The Wrangler

With how easy it is to fall into the same routine and constantly worry about things in the future, it is important to remember to be present.

The Importance of Being Present

Kylie de Best, Editor May 16, 2022

In life, being present is crucial, but is often lacking in the modern world. With the bustling atmosphere of society, many of us often have a hard time having a moment to ourselves to just reflect on our...

As a surprise for many, BTS not only had concerts in Vegas, but the city was also BTS-themed and temporarily renamed Borahaegas.

A Trip to Borahaegas

Kylie de Best, Editor April 27, 2022

After their recent concerts in Los Angeles and Seoul, BTS once again surprised fans with more concerts in Las Vegas. This was very exciting since they have never had concerts in Las Vegas before, but what...

To see more of Summers baking adventures, make sure to follow her Instagram @summers_sweet_show.

Summer’s Science of Baking

Kylie de Best, Editor March 14, 2022

During the 10th season of the Kid’s Baking Championship, there were many talented bakers from all over the United States who competed to get a place in the finale, where they had the chance to win $25000....

With Russia currently invading Ukraine, the people at Christ Cathedral prayed for Ukraine during their Ash Wednesday Prayer Service.

Christ Cathedral Celebrates Ash Wednesday by Praying for Peace in Ukraine

Kylie de Best, Editor March 14, 2022

To express empathy and pray for Ukraine, my neighbor Mariya Stehnitska and I had the opportunity to attend a mass for Ash Wednesday at the Christ Cathedral. It gave me the chance to learn about what is...

Ellora Martinez has taught us that we have the power to overcome any challenge presented in our lives and that we can achieve greatness if we focus on our dreams.

How a Young Baker’s Dreams and Perseverance Gave Her the Recipe for Success

Kylie de Best, Editor February 28, 2022

The Kids Baking Championship is a baking event that brings young bakers from all over America to come together and work with various ingredients to make unique desserts for a chance to win $25,000. In...

People often use the phrase “I’m fine” because they don’t know how to express themselves or fear being a burden to others, but this suppresses their emotions and can make their situation worse.

I’m (Not) Fine

Kylie de Best, Editor February 15, 2022

Many people have gone through a difficult time in their life. Whether it be a bad day or an ongoing personal issue, it still impacts them in some way. Despite this, when asking someone how they are doing,...

With children going back to school and people going back to their day-to-day activities, it makes it much easier for both the flu and COVID to spread.

Flurona: A combination of the Flu and COVID

Kylie de Best, Editor January 21, 2022

Throughout the pandemic, there has been a lot for people to worry about already. With the combination of both COVID and a flu season, people can now get both at once, and this has been known as "Flurona."  The...

BTS finally getting to perform in front of fans again was a very exciting and emotional experience for many. Through all of the amazing performances, heartwarming speeches, and funny moments, everyone had the time of their lives and will remember this forever.

Recap of Permission to Dance on Stage Day 1

Kylie de Best, Editor January 13, 2022

November 27 was the first of four show dates of BTS’s Permission to Dance On Stage concerts. Fans, known as ARMYs, were ecstatic by this unexpected news, and were filled with joy as the Map of the Soul...

Though competition can be good to motivate students, it can also create unhealthy habits of people constantly comparing themselves to others and trying to be better than everyone.

How Competition Can Affect Students

Kylie de Best, Editor December 16, 2021

Competition is present all over the world. Whether it be in sports, academics, or job applications, people are always needing to find a way to be better than someone else. As students have observed in...

Toxic positivity is something almost everyone has experienced in their lives, and can unintentionally invalidate people’s emotions and make the situation worse.

Why Telling Someone to be Positive Isn’t Always the Best Idea

Kylie de Best, Editor December 14, 2021

There will always be a time in the world when someone is sad or not having the best day. To many, it may seem hard to decide how to help them, so they put out phrases they find encouraging such as “think...

An antidepressant called fluvoxamine has been showing promise in helping reduce hospitalizations and deaths for people diagnosed with COVID-19 because of its anti-inflammatory properties.

Antidepressant Fluvoxamine Showing Promise in Treating COVID-19

Kylie de Best, Editor December 9, 2021

With the pandemic going on for almost two years, there have been many advancements in the kinds of medicine used to treat COVID-19. Recently, it has been shown that an antidepressant called fluvoxamine...

Many students need to take a mental health day from all of the stress they have, but feel like they can’t due to potentially falling behind or losing motivation.

Law Passed in Several States Allows Students to Take Mental Health Days

Kylie de Best, Section Editor November 2, 2021

With the stress many teenagers have been facing in this generation, the need for a mental health day during a school week has been long needed. Students are often overworked for many months, and those...

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