The Paw Press

2018-2019 Staff

Meilee Riddle

Co-Editor; Board Member

Hi! I am Meilee Riddle. I am a 7th grader at Catharine Blaine.  I am the Co-Editor of the opinion-editorial section. I like to write and do photography sometimes, and I also play the ukulele and paint. I am really excited to...

Tate Livingston

Co-Editor; Board Member

Hi, my name is Tate Livingston. If you have not noticed yet, I work on sports in the Paw Press. My interests in working with the Paw Press is to write about my favorite sports teams, the Seahawks, the Sounders, and the Mariners). ...

Maya Moses


My name is Maya Moses. I am a journalist and newspaper co-editor that reports on the local news of Seattle and our school. I also write short stories. I am in 7th grade and I enjoy singing. I am also an artist with somewhat acceptable skills....

Kate Herndon

Journalist Editing Board Member

Hi! My name is Kate Herndon and I am in 7th grade. I work on writing news stories for the Paw Press and enjoy it a lot :D. The news is such an interesting part of the paper because it has lots of useful information. I moved her...

Amelia Wignall

Journalist, Editing Board Member

Hi! My name is Amelia Wignall and I am a 7th grader at Catharine Blaine. I like to write science articles for the Paw Press. I think the most important part of being a journalist for the school newspaper is informing readers about...

William Souza-Ponce

News Editor

I'm a 6th grade journalist here at the Paw Press, and I'm very excited to be writing for the whole school this year. This is my 7th year at Blaine, and I've gotten to know this school very well over the years. I hope you like...

Lilliana Wald

Editorial Crew

Hi! My name is Lilliana Wald, and I am part of the editorial staff and the author of the School Art article  here at the Paw Press Newspaper! I am in 7th grade, and I think one of the most important jobs in working at a newspaper...

Sebastian Wynn


Hi I am Sebastian Wynn. I am a artist/animator, I enjoy soccer, art and Starcraft. I am in the sixth grade and I do lots of weird things so ummmmmm; subscribe.

Dylan Wallblom

Sports Journalist

My name is Dylan Wallblom and I am a 6th grader here at Blaine. I have been here since Kindergarten. I also have a sister at Blaine. I love playing and writing about sports. My goal this year is to inform you of as much sports...

Amalia Thomas


Hi, my name is Amalia Thomas. I am a journalist here at Catherine Blaine, in Ms. Boswell's class. I am a 6th grader and I'm 11 years old. I'm into design; fashion, interior, exterior, graphic, etc. I love to draw and write stories....

Sophia Eckhart


Hello! I'm Sophia Eckhart, an 8th grader here at Catharine Blaine. I'm a triplet and I also have a younger brother, who also go to school here at Blaine. I have a dog, a cute black pug named Oscar. I enjoy playing soccer, reading,...

Brooke Laur


Hi, my name is Brooke and I'm 12. I'm a 7th grader at Catharine Blaine. I'm from San Francisco. I like the ocean, photography, and sports. I hope to become a better writer and improve the journalism class overall.

Gabrielle Ott


Hi Blaine! My name is Gabrielle Ott. I'm a 6th grader here at Blaine, and I have gone to school here since kindergarten. I am excited to be writing for the Paw Press, and I am looking forward to working on the yearbook. I love...

Abby Gallo


Hi! My name is Abby Gallo and I am a sixth grader here at Blaine. I have been here since kindergarten. I have a younger brother who goes to Blaine, and we both really enjoy it. I LOVE to read and write, and I am very excited to...

Lily Flynn


Hi! My name is Lily and I’m a sixth grader here at Catharine Blaine. I’ve been here since kindergarten and this year is my first year in middle school. I play basketball on the girls JV team, which is so fun to be a part of....

Evy Peyovich


Hello! My name is Evelyn (Evy) Peyovich. I am a student at Blaine. I love all things literature and read/write frequently. Being in journalism and writing articles is a cool way to express myself. In my free time, I draw, listen...

Sofia Borges


Hi everyone! My name is Sofia Borges. I'm a sixth grader here at Blaine. I'm super excited to write stories for you guys! I want you guys to enjoy everyone's stories published on the newspaper. I love playing video games and...

Lola Halverson


Hi! My name is Lola Halverson, and I am a seventh grader at Blaine. I have always wanted to have an opportunity to work on the yearbook and write articles for our school. I enjoy watching The Office, quoting vines, and oth...

Julian Smith


Hi, I'm Julian I'm a 6th grader at Blaine. I like eating, sleeping, skiing, and playing games.

Loowit Morrison


Hello Reader! My name is Loowit and I am a seventh grader here at Blaine! When I'm not eagerly enjoying my favorite subjects, language arts, and social studies, I love to do ballet and other styles of dance, expressing myself...

Pippa Harpster


Hello! My name is Pippa Harpster, I'm a 6th grader here at Blaine. I love Blaine and writing, so I'm excited to be able to write for the paw press. I have a younger sister here as well. I'm originally from Colorado, but I moved...

Owen Willis


Hello, there! I’m Owen a 6th grader at Blaine and have been here since Kindergarten and it really is a supportive school. I have a younger sister in fourth grade. I feel that no one should be closed off to the outside world wheth...

Alex Davis


Hi, my name is Alex Davis and I have been at Blaine since kindergarten. I'm excited to be writing articles for the paw press this year! I also really like to play lacrosse! I also enjoy writing stories.  I am hoping to write lots ...

Ella Colonna


Hello, my name is Ella Colonna. I am a sixth grader at Catherine Blaine. I am a journalist for this website. I enjoy many things, but the thing I enjoy most is competitive gymnastics. I have been doing gymnastics for about 5 years...

Matthew Wesche


Hi Blaine, I have been going here since kindergarten. I am confident in my writing and I hope you are too! I have 1 older sister and she is in 7th grade, I like to play video-games, sports, and play outside with my cousin and...

Lilliana Wald

Art Editor

Hi! My name is Lilliana Wald, and I am in grade I am the art editor here. I love writing and drawing, and I really hope I can make quality articles for people to enjoy here in the newspaper crew. I think one of the most important...

Ben St. John

Site Moderator

Hi. My name is Ben St. John. I'm a feature writer for The Paw Press. The most important job for me is assisting my fellow writers complete their articles and editing the website. I am interested in many things like nuclear radiation,...

Hadley Redmond

Co- Editor

My name is Hadley, and I’m a 7th grader here at Blaine. I’m an opinion writer for the Paw Press, and you can find my articles in the Op-Ed section. Some things about me, are that I really like playing soccer, and I’m on...

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