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Senior Ryan Piontek plays frisbee golf at Hoffman Field.
A Whitewater summer
Carina Lopez Quintero, News Editor • May 2, 2021

Summer looks a lot like getting caught up, finally reading that crime novel and working on your summer...

UW-Whitewater senior Matt Oliva harvests seed on the university
Scholastic fraternities get grads in the door
Hunter Wade, Journalist • May 2, 2021

In an ever-competitive world, landing a job after college can be tricky. To prepare students for the...

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Karen Mccullogh, co-owner of The Book Teller, stands behind a bank teller window. The book and handmade products store was once one of the banks here in Whitewater! The store still has features from the old bank that was once there: the money vault, which customers can still enter to find some mystery books, and the old bank teller window.
Treasures just down the street
Alicia Dougherty, Assistant News Editor • May 2, 2021

The warmer season is a time to get out and reacquainted with local shopkeepers to find that perfect item...

Enjoying the warmer weather that we’ve been getting, senior student Sarah Augustine sits on a bench located right outside the doors of BicycleWise & Sports Fitness.
Get out and ride
Kali Anditon, Assistant Business and Technology Editor • May 2, 2021

A full year passed since COVID-19 hit America and forced students into virtual learning and businesses...

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A vendor at the Whitewater City Market is all set to sell honey, asparagus, onions and more to the local community.
Markets make the season
Nichole Learman, Journalist • May 2, 2021

In Whitewater we’re lucky to have a city market throughout the winter months and also a famers market...

Organizational members stay active by playing pickleball out in the sunshine on a warm Wisconsin day.
Seniors in the Park
Caroleena Hallock, Assistant Lifestyle Editor • May 2, 2021

There’s a lot to do for seniors living in Whitewater. Just one of many local programs is called Seniors...

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Fifth Flight Club Champion Brandon Schindl (Left)
and Runner-Up Bill Simon.
Swing into golf this summer
Matt Ellis, Arts and Rec Editor • May 2, 2021

The fresh cut grass, the beautiful breeze and a bag full of golf clubs. Golfing is an activity that can...

Ivy Steege, a junior  BFA theatre performance major, plays the role of Tiresias in the UW-W production of Antigone.
The makings of a play
Scarlett Spagna, Journalist • May 2, 2021

The show must go on, and so it shall. But the production of plays is changing fast with the times, and...

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Spring 2021 Graduate Karley Garcia
'Dang it feels good to be a Warhawk!'
Karley Garcia, Photo Editor • May 2, 2021

Hello! I’m Karley Garcia, the lead photography editor for the Royal Purple, and a graduating senior...

'Stay optimistic'
Mitchell Grinyer, Assistant Advertising Manager • May 2, 2021

As my final semester at UW-W comes to an end, this one feels a little bit different compared to the previous...
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