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RP Outdoors: Wyalusing State Park and Kettle Moraine Northern Unit

April 1

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                    For many college students, spring break is a time to get out, enjoy the sun, relax and forget about homework. Wisconsi...

What’s happening in the Young Auditorium – April –

April 1

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  The old farmer’s tale of April bringing showers for May flowers may have us looking for indoor activities to occupy our time this month. The Young Auditorium has six events to fill that need. April starts off with...

Royal Reviews: Movie Review ‘Insurgent’

April 1

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  When one person is needed to pass a test that could be the key to society’s future, all hell does break loose. The movie “Insurgent” was released March 20. I can’t say this movie was well-anticipated by the...

Album Review: ‘Our Own House’ by MisterWives

March 11

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  Recently I was scrolling through iTunes’s new releases section and came upon a song titled “Reflections” by a band named MisterWives. Ever since then I can’t stop listening to the band. After downloading the...

Sell the soul or fall in love this week at the theatre

March 11

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By Jake Prinsen   The American Shakespeare Center will roll through Whitewater this week, performing plays back-to-back nights at the Young Auditorium. The first play, “Doctor Faustus” by Christopher Marloe,...

Royal Reviews: ‘House of Cards’ Season 3 Episodes 1-8

March 4

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  Spoiler alert: story contains plot details from seasons one and two plus insight into the new season of “House of Cards.”  Now that I have that disclaimer out of the way, let me give you another: I have not fi...

RP Outdoors: The ‘tail’ of a hunting companion

March 4

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  Before I tell my story, I should clarify that “Pie” refers to the name of my dog, not the story of my struggle with pie (as a dessert) addiction. Yes, I have a beagle named Pie – Sweetie Pie to be exact, but just...

Royal Reviews: Game Review ‘The Long Dark’

February 25

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  Have you ever seen films like “The Day After Tomorrow” or “The Grey” and thought “boy I wish they’d make a video game out of that?” No? Well, someone made a game about it anyway. In Hinterland...

Seminar seeks untapped creativity

February 25

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Speakers plan to inspire students to chase passion, not money By Hilary Igl Open to students of all majors, the Creative Enterprise Symposium of 2015 aims to remind students that their creative passions don’t only have to ...

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