The student news site of Wahlert Catholic High School

The Gleaner

The student news site of Wahlert Catholic High School

The Gleaner

The student news site of Wahlert Catholic High School

The Gleaner

Slow down and smile for the picture

Slow down and smile for the picture

Camryn Theisen, Reporter December 22, 2023

A little over a year ago, there was a fatal crash involving three teens on the Northwest Arterial. The crash was just one among six fatalities caused by speeding in Dubuque in 2022. According to the Telegraph...

To test or to not test

To test or to not test

Faith Gockel, Reporter March 13, 2023

Did you know that some of the products you use every day were produced as a result of  animal testing? For example, Clorox, Downy, Tide, Chapstick, and Crest still inhumanely test on animals.  Humane...

Take a Look….Read a Book

Hannah Hartman, Reporter March 3, 2023

By Hannah Hartman                     Of the Gleaner                                   When reading, there are numerous benefits. The website...

Jordans and dunks are arranged in a heart.
Photo credit-Keaton Besler

Dunkin’ into brand new trends

Faith Gockel, Reporter February 17, 2023

When it comes to shoes, what's in and what's out? Fast fashion revolving around shoes is happening right before our eyes. Every month there seems to be a new trendy shoe that everyone wants to have, but...

Secrets out: Underclassmen and Upperclassmen crushes

Julia Altes February 17, 2023

Love is an interesting word. Sometimes the love of your life can possibly be waiting for you right on the corner, and on other occasions… Well, love is blind.  High school love stories sometimes...


Anna Dehn, 24, poses with Connor Dehn, 20, in her plaid skirt for the first day of school.

Bring back the plaid

Ana Rivera, Reporter February 14, 2023

When most girls look back on pictures of themselves throughout their elementary school years, they are seen sporting the iconic polo and skirt combo. Not only does the transition from elementary school...

From left: Azelle Sumpter, 26, wears a classic fall sweater. Grace Kluesner and Lydia Foy, 23, show off their funky denim jeans. Chloe Hearn, 24, sports her go to Halloween-themed sweater.

Fall fits fall victim to fast trends

Ana Rivera, Reporter December 6, 2022

By Ana Rivera  Of the Gleaner With the changing of the seasons comes a change in wardrobe. As the weather begins to cool down, students trade in their tank tops and shorts for long sleeves and pants....

Halloween by the numbers

Penny Kelly, Reporter October 25, 2022

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