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Org of the week: PAWS

November 18, 2019

Many people have a four-legged friend that is near and dear to their heart. PAWS, founded last spring, is a relatively new club on the Whitewater campus that focuses on bringing the community and animals...

No more ‘kitten’ around

November 8, 2017

More than 50 cats will soon be able to return to their shelter in downtown Whitewater that was evacuated after a fire at Rosa’s Pizza at 180 W. Main St. on Oct. 7. The shelter, Touched by a Paw, is...

Letter to the Editor: Finding fault in pop culture misses the point

February 16, 2016

Feb. 16, 2016 It has recently come to my attention that the Gender and Equality Center at the University of Oklahoma has launched an ad campaign decrying popular songs for “normalizing” sexual harassment....

Volunteers bring animal joy

November 20, 2012

  UW-Whitewater senior Samantha Robinson acts as a voice for animals who can’t speak on their own behalf. Robinson’s work at The Humane Society of Jefferson County has given abandoned...

That’s what (S)HE said…

October 17, 2012

        Is owning a pet in college worth the extra expenses and responsibilities?   SHE SAID Commentary by Carley Rymkus Coming from someone who...

Group lends helping hand

October 2, 2012

By: Katie Kane   Helping Hands, a volunteer organization with a focus on helping people and animals in and around the Whitewater community, conducted a trash pick-up from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sept....

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