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Sunlight bounces off the window of a building in downtown Whitewater, landing on the Main St.

Seasonal fun in the city

Dauntae Green, Lifestyle Editor May 2, 2021

Whitewater offers a lot of opportunities to have fun with the time we have, and to make memories. Do this by appreciating the culture, foods and adventures that are here to be had. Discover the places...

Willie Warhawk applauds the music.  Reggae band King Solomon and the Whitewater City Market came to Wyman Mall on the UW-Whitewater campus on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 for the third in a series of concerts celebrating the university's 150th anniversary. The next concert is scheduled for Friday, July 20 at 4:30 p.m. with The WhiskeyBelles.  (UW-Whitewater photo/Craig Schreiner)

A COVID commencement

Leena Hallock, Assistant Lifestyle Editor April 25, 2021

Just because COVID has restricted some fun doesn’t mean the party still can’t go on. This year as graduation is fast approaching for universities as well as high schools, many are eagerly preparing...


Growing Trees for the Earth to make a difference with the help of from UWW sustainability (Photo from UWW Sustainability Instagram page)

Plant a tree for Earth Month

Hunter Wade, Journalist April 11, 2021

Lets celebrate hard this month for the Earth. April 22 is the 51st anniversary of Earth Day and April 30 is Arbor Day. Although our lives have been put on hold due to COVID 19, the earth needs our help...

Jae He, a sophomore, Brad Seidl, a freshman at UW-Whitewater watches the South Park Vaccination Special on RV.

Laughter is the best medicine

Dauntae Green, Lifestyle Editor April 4, 2021

Vaccines are finally out there for people to protect themselves against Covid-19 with the help of antibodies to become immune. It has been hard with the pandemic, but vaccines have come out to end that...

Hop into the Easter fun!

Hop into the Easter fun!

Leena Hallock, Assistant Lifestyle Editor March 28, 2021

Every year Easter as a holiday falls somewhere between the 22nd of March and April 25th. Although it is a significant Christian holiday, for many young adults & children, Easter is more often focused...

Baked feta pasta: Bask in the deliciousness!

Baked feta pasta: Bask in the deliciousness!

Dauntae Green, Lifestyle Editor March 21, 2021

Tik-Tok has been trending for the past couple of weeks with the new delicious simple fast unusual recipe for Baked Feta Pasta. This shook people off by how it is made, and how it looks. It looks like a...

Taste the shamrock!

Taste the shamrock!

Leena Hallock, Assistant Lifestyle Editor March 7, 2021

Every year after Valentine’s Day and at the turning point from winter to spring, there is the long-awaited arrival of the celebratory Saint Patrick’s Day great green drink at McDonalds: the famous...

Talk about girl power

Talk about girl power

Makayla Fedler, Editor February 28, 2021

Forget the sayings “throw like a girl” and “hit like a girl” because in 2021, those words are out of here. It’s all about girl power this month celebrating Women’s History Month, so let’s...

UW-W senior finance major Ben Nackel takes a walk down the streets of Whitewater on a sunny winter day.

What makes Whitewater so special?

Jacob Bessette, Journalist February 21, 2021

The students of UW-Whitewater enrolled during this spring 2021 semester are living here in a very unique time. The regular campus life and daily delights of the city are out of sorts due to what is going...

Information Technology major Tyler LoPiore sits on a classy inflatable futon in his Knilans Hall dorm room. Can futons seriously be any more amazing?

Presidents’ Day means hail to the sale!

Dauntae Green, Lifestyle Editor February 14, 2021

Sofa sales, mattress mayhem, fabulous futons! It's Presidents' Day and that means you can't do anything without a furniture ad in your face. So instead of remembering those old white guys, we're saying...

How to celebrate Black History Month

How to celebrate Black History Month

Dauntae Green, Lifestyle Editor January 31, 2021

Black History Month is a time to celebrate the heritage and achievements of African Americans, recognizing the major impact they have on America. The importance of this month touches upon special events,...

Joe and Janis Kluck show their Packer pride with green and gold lights shining at their Whitewater home on Mound View Place.

Packer nation still proud after playoffs loss

Dauntae Green, Lifestyle Editor January 24, 2021

Despite the loss by the Green Bay Packers to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sunday, Jan. 25, Packer nation is still proud of the ole Green and Gold. And they're not stopping singing along with the football anthem...

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