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  • April 7The man who was spotted with a gun near Whitewater Middle School has been taken into custody without incident, according to the Whitewater Police Department.

Beyond the Scale: Survivor Story

Marisa LaBello, Staff Writer

March 6, 2017

Filed under Lifestyle

With less than three months left in the semester, I have tunnel vision for that moment I walk across the stage and receive my diploma. Not only because I will escape the stress of graduating, but it will also represent a recovery...

Dear Ellie

Ellie Weidner

February 9, 2017

Filed under Lifestyle

Dear Ellie, There's this cute girl I like and I want to ask her out, but I don't have a car or much money to take her on a date. Do you have any suggestions for me? -Jon k. Dear Jon K., Oooh! That’s so exciting!...

SiSi Sounds

Sierra High, Photo Editor

February 9, 2017

Filed under Lifestyle

Sweet Lovin' - Radio Edit by Sigala/ Byrn Christopher Plans (Ft. Brandyn Burnette) by Elephante/ Brandyn Burnette Loud Places by Jamie xx, Romy I will be there by Odessa Electric Love by Borns Limelight (Ft. Rozes)...

21 and over valentines recipes

Emily Dougherty, Staff Writer

February 9, 2017

Filed under Lifestyle

  Posted on, Dorothy Kern describes in full detail how to make this delicious, adult-only treat. Drunken Cherries: Ingredients: 1 (10 ounce) jar maraschino cherries -Alcohol of choice: amaretto...

New semester, new health habits at UW-W

Becca Bailey, Lifestyle Editor

January 25, 2017

Filed under Lifestyle

When asked to provide a few tips of how to stay healthy this new semester Valerie Vargas, the Wellness Coordinator at the University of Wisconsin Whitewater Ambrose Wellness Center, was more than happy to share. Vargas understands i...

21 & Over: How alcohol was THIS CLOSE to ruining Christmas

Kate Larson, Staff Writer

December 14, 2016

Filed under 21 and Over Club, Lifestyle

Congratulations, we are almost to the end of the semester. Soon we’ll be on winter break and will be able to kick back with our families and celebrate the holidays. There are a ton of Christmas movies featuring people like us...

People of Whitewater: Campus tour guide Mitch Ditlefsen

Sam Frink, Staff Writer

December 14, 2016

Filed under Lifestyle, People of Whitewater

Senior Mitch Ditlefsen is more than just the guy you see walking around backwards on campus. For new and potential new students, he is the face of the university. Ditlefsen has guided at least two campus tours each week for the...

STI testing made accessible on campus

Alex Goodwin- Salas, Staff Writer

December 14, 2016

Filed under Health as a whole, Lifestyle

In respect of World AIDS Day on Dec. 1, the University Health and Counseling Services (UHCS) located in the Ambrose Health Center, worked with many student organizations, such as IMPACT and BSU to have rapid HIV testing done ...

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