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In the business of love

In the business of love

February 12, 2018

Bitcoin bites back

Bitcoin bites back

January 29, 2018

Battle of the bars

Battle of the bars

January 22, 2018

Entrepreneurs ‘Go Nutz’ for local business

Hannah Jewell, Staff Reporter

January 22, 2018

Filed under Biz & Tech

Alumnus Richard Guidry, 27, and current Whitewater senior, Leigh Olszewski, 23, have broken the status quo to fulfill their dream of opening two businesses: a donut shop and a farm. Guidry, an integrated science and business m...

Retention pond intends to raise water quality

Garrett Kluever, Biz and Tech Editor

December 13, 2017

Filed under Biz & Tech

Plans for a retention pond to be put in Whitewater on a property on the northeast part of town bordering Prospect Drive were presented to the Community Development Authority (CDA) Dec. 7 at their annual meeting. Three differ...

Winter Market finds new location

Garrett Kluever, Biz & Tech Editor

December 13, 2017

Filed under Biz & Tech

The first Winter Market was held last year at the Cravath Lakefront Center in downtown Whitewater. However, the event’s organizers decided this year to change the location to the Irvin L. Young Memorial Library.   Whitewa...

Canvas shows potential at UW-W

Garrett Kluever, Biz & Tech Editor

December 6, 2017

Filed under Biz & Tech

Students got their first taste of what’s in store for the switch to Canvas last Tuesday in a seminar designed to garner feedback before the learning management system is implemented next fall. “It was nice to give feed...

Holiday spending is younger and more online

Garret Kluever, Biz and tech Editor

November 29, 2017

Filed under Biz & Tech

The mega deals of Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday are winding down but a trend is growing among young consumers. While a majority of consumers, 54%, say they will spend more than they did last year, a survey by the...

Holiday sales shift to newer demographics

Garret Kluever, Biz and tech editor

November 29, 2017

Filed under Biz & Tech

Whitewater shoppers gathered downtown to support local business by buying and visiting their favorite stores. Started by American Express in 2010, Small Business Saturday encourages consumers to shop at local businesses the...

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