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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.

Faculty march to Madison to deliver letter

March 29, 2011

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Sometimes it takes great measures to get your point across to someone with different beliefs. Several UW-Whitewater faculty and staff members decided it would take a measure such as a 42-mile hike to Madison to deliver a letter...

Carlson remodeling an ‘important change’ for university

March 29, 2011

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Some know Carlson Hall as the campus building that has sat empty for almost two years since the inception of Hyland Hall. However, Gov. Scott Walker’s 2011-2013 capital budget proposal calls for a $17 million makeover to...

Rev. Jesse Jackson speaks on campus

March 29, 2011

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Photos By Mike Gouvion & Giovanny Lopez

Earthquake, tsunami hit home

March 15, 2011

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When an earthquake is strong enough to be read on a seismometer half way across the world, it’s obvious millions of people will be affected.   Whether it was the 8.9 magnitude earthquake centered just off the east...

City police chief retires after 18 years of service

March 15, 2011

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Genetics play a large role in how someone turns out as they grow older. Certain things from athletic ability to looks can pass on to offspring through genes. For Police Chief Jim Coan of the Whitewater Police Department, wanting...

Students, faculty hold rally outside Hyer Hall today

March 10, 2011

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About 40 students, faculty and staff members attended a rally at noon today outside Hyer Hall in response to the the state senate and assembly's legislative action in recent days. The P.E.A.C.E. organization on campus hosted...

Proposed budget affects university, city

March 8, 2011

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From $834 million in cuts to K-12 education to putting hundreds of millions of dollars into state highway projects, most people, businesses and cities could be greatly affected by Gov. Scott Walker’s proposed budget, including...

Walker looks toward future in budget address

March 1, 2011

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It’s all about the future. That was the general theme of Gov. Scott Walker’s two-year $59.2 billion budget proposal he gave Tuesday inside the Capitol State Assembly in Madison. Walker addressed a slew of issues that range...

Wynn, Nass help budget-repair bill pass through assembly

February 26, 2011

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Rep. Evan Wynn, R-Whitewater, and Rep. Steve Nass, R-Whitewater, were two of the 51 Republicans who voted to pass Gov. Scott Walker’s budget-repair bill on Friday. The bill passed through the assembly with a vote of 51-17, with...

Former UW-W athlete discusses eating disorders

February 23, 2011

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For three years, UW-Whitewater graduate Mary Donohoo seemed to follow the same pattern every day. When she woke up in the morning, the first thing she did was pull the covers off herself to check the size of her stomach. If...

Protests occur at UW-Whitewater Thursday afternoon

February 17, 2011

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About 175 students, faculty and staff gathered at noon Thursday between McGraw and Heide Halls to protest Gov. Scott Walker’s proposed budget repair bill. Chants, such as “Kill that bill,” “Stop the bill,” “Sto...

Kilar family moves forward

February 16, 2011

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It was a race too close to call, and one that ended on a disappointing note for many supporters of “Treyton Kilar’s Field of Dreams.” The project was edged out at the last minute to receive a $250,000 Pepsi Refresh grant...

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