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The Wrangler

The #1 student news site of Yorba Linda High School

The Wrangler

The #1 student news site of Yorba Linda High School

The Wrangler

New York’s Times Square is picturesque for its lights, but what powers the city that never sleeps?

Nuclear or Not? The Ups and Downs of Nuclear Power

Sharon Sun, Photojournalist May 18, 2022

High risk, high reward.  The saying applies to all corners of society: investments on Wall Street sealed within a handshake; the hypnotic lights and hazy music of a Vegas slot machine; even inching...

As of April, GasBuddy ranks Costco, Mobil, and Arco as the cheapest stations to fill up a tank nearby Yorba Linda.

Gas Prices Hit All-time High in California

Sharon Sun May 12, 2022

$5.73 at Mobil on Yorba Linda. $5.89 at Arco. $5.99 at the Chevron on Imperial and likewise at the Chevron on Yorba Linda Boulevard. The Chevron down the hill by Fairmont Elementary and Trader Joe’s...

Casey Williams stars as Donna in Yorba Lindas Mustang Theatre production

Mamma Mia! in the spotlight at Mustang Forum

Sharon Sun, Photojournalist May 10, 2022

Mamma Mia! Here we go again! A musical of lost and rekindled love and an emotional rollercoaster from start to finish, the magic of this fan favorite sprang alive at the Mustang Forum from March 25th to...

Spotify is the home of so many great podcasts. Give them a listen!

Starting a Podcast

Sharon Sun, Photojournalist March 30, 2022

Podcasts rule the world nowadays, servicing busy drivers and bored teenagers alike. The podcasts’ convenient, handsfree, and short audio bites make them an attractive option for anyone interested in...

Zot zot zot! The anteater is UC Irvine’s proud mascot. Part of the University of California system, UCI’s tuition for California students is half the cost of that for out-of-state students.

Money on the Quest for College

Sharon Sun, Photojournalist March 30, 2022

It’s March. “Your Admissions Decision is Available,” an email reads, highlighted in your inbox. Opening the email takes you to the school’s status portal, where Google also shares your anticipation...

The Richard Nixon Presidential Museum is located in Yorba Linda on the site of President Richard Nixon’s birthplace.

The Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum

Sharon Sun, Photojournalist March 24, 2022

Interested in an intellectual outing to spice up a slow weekend? The nearby Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum has got you covered. Located on 18001 Yorba Linda Blvd by the Yorba Linda Town...

Recyclable items will be dumped into landfills if they are bagged. Make sure to keep your recyclable items loose and clean!

Where Does Trash Go?

Sharon Sun, Photojournalist March 14, 2022

Trash is an epidemic. Looking at the US as a whole, the Environmental Protection Agency estimates that the average American produces 4.9 pounds of trash per day. On an anecdotal level, it’s not hard...

Be creative! A wide variety of colors can go on hair, so treat your hair like a canvas of personality.

The Dilemma of Hair Dye

Sharon Sun, Photojournalist March 8, 2022

Blonde, brown, black, red. Caramel, blue, green, orange. Featuring a myriad of hairstyles and textures, Yorba Linda’s students choose to spice up the hair color spectrum of the school out of its main...

Nothing more exemplifies Anna’s excessive taste for wine than a popcorn bowl of bottle corks.

How The Woman in the House Perfectly Parodies Mystery Thrillers

Sharon Sun, Photojournalist February 16, 2022

A bottle of pills. A glass of wine full to the brim. And a troubled woman afflicted by recent trauma staring wide-eyed out of the window into the house of a seemingly perfect family across the street....

Supporters of former President Trump clash with authorities in the Capitol building’s Statuary Hall.

One Year Anniversary of the Capitol Insurrection

Sharon Sun January 24, 2022

On January 6, a year ago, a mob of at least two thousand individuals stormed the US Capitol building – a number confirmed by the US Department of Justice. The attack occurred at the same time of a joint...

The Toyota Prius, a hybrid electric car, utilizes both fuel and electricity for power, enabling a better fuel economy (the greater number of miles a car can travel using a specific amount of fuel).

Gas Prices and Cars

Sharon Sun January 13, 2022

What brings so many cars to the Costco gas station? Down by Savi Ranch Parkway, the lot’s gas pumps boast constant patterns of vehicles lining up for a fill; on some occasions, lines spill out onto the...

This water fountain greets visitors to the LA County Courthouse, where mock trial competitions are held. This year, however, the mock trial competitions will be virtual over Zoom.

YLHS Mock Trial Spotlight

Sharon Sun, Photojournalist January 13, 2022

Many high school students dream of entering the legal field. However, the rosey picture of passing the Bar Exam and entering the beckoning gates of law school is dampened by one fact -- this stage is years...

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