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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.

Key changes to FAFSA pushes filing date up

Nicole Aimone, Assistant News Editor

October 19, 2016

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The process for students to apply for federal aid for the 2017-2018 school year has changed from previous years. The biggest changes to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the timeline for filing and receivi...

Wellness Fair preps students for a healthy lifestyle

Shannon Columb, Staff Writer

October 19, 2016

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With midterms just around the corner, students may choose to study until 3 a.m. instead of getting the recommended eight hours of sleep.  Students have the tendency to become absorbed with schoolwork that maintaining wellnes...

Fundraiser to preserve historic Bassett House

Emily Lepkowski, News Editor

October 19, 2016

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The Emerson Club, one of the three Whitewater Federation of Women’s Clubs (WFWC) who strive to promote helpfulness and improvement to the community, are hosting their first ever Packer Tailgate Fundraiser. On Thursday, Oct. 20...

Student banned from res hall after sexual assault

Nicole Aimone, Assistant News Editor

October 19, 2016

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On Oct. 16, University Of Wisconsin-Whitewater Police Services received a report that a sexual assault occurred on Oct 15 in Lee residence hall. No arrests have been made in the case, but the alleged suspect has been temporar...

Prairie Village senior living to expand this fall

Nathan Kober, Staff Writer

October 13, 2016

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The Prairie Village senior housing community is expanding in Whitewater to accommodate a growing number of senior citizens in search for independent retirement homes. Dave Johnson, marketing and community relations director at...

Local lockbox ordinance decision pushed back

Ashley McCallum, Co-Editor in Chief

October 13, 2016

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Whitewater business owners and community members will remain locked out of a decision on the Key Lock Box Ordinance after the Whitewater Common Council decided to defer final action until its Nov. 1 meeting. A revised version of...

Regents vote unanimous

Emily Lepkowski, News Editor

October 13, 2016

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The UW System Board of Regents touched on five factors of college affordability including state funding, financial aid, cost to deliver, tuition as well as the time it takes students to graduate while discussing the resolutio...

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