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Grads get down to business

Left to right: Soon-to-be graduates Alexandra Zertuche, Nayeli Govantes Alcantar and Gabriella Barcenas
December 7, 2020

Graduation is are right around the corner for the UW-Whitewater December Class of 2020. This week we’re discovering what life has been like and will be like for a few business graduates heading off to...

Local businesses lean on community

The Book Teller is the local used bookstore and artisan gallery Located on Main Street in downtown Whitewater,
Amidst COVID-19, local businesses need the support of the community
September 20, 2020

As local businesses are still adjusting to the current state that COVID-19 has left them in, business owners have experienced a great deal of change within their organizations. After almost seven months...

Minds blown at Brain Freeze

The Brain Freeze is your classic 50’s-style diner right here in Whitewater.
Commercial shoot surprises patrons
September 20, 2020

Cars lined East Milwaukee Street all day Saturday, Sept. 12, eager to pull up to the Brain Freeze drive-thru for $1 dollar burgers and a cash raffle. Patrons faced a variety of emotions from confusion...

Mixing business and friendship

Mixing business and friendship
January 22, 2018

A University of Wisconsin-Whitewater student has blended business and friendship as a means of helping to pay for his college education. Sophomore Michael Raemisch and longtime friend Brady Reigstad...

Entrepreneurs ‘Go Nutz’ for local business

January 22, 2018

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...

Council Approves Two WPD Requests

The City of Whitewater denied a request to rezone the property that the 1868 Hamilton House resides on last Tuesday night. Following the guidance of the Plan Commission and Christine Munz-Pritchard, who recommended the Council deny the rezone application, the Council unanimously voted to keep the property zoned as Planned Development instead of R-3. The sale of the home was contingent on the approval of the rezone application.
January 22, 2018

There was no debate within the City of Whitewater Common Council Tuesday night as to who was going to be awarded the bid for the Whitewater Police Department’s addition to their squad car fleet. Posed...

Global Game Jam at Whitewater 2017

January 25, 2017

The annual event, Global Game Jam, occurred on Friday, January 20th at UW-Whitewater. This is the video compliment to the Business & Technology article, "Gaming Event Puts Students to the Test."

Top Stories for the Week of January 25th!

January 24, 2017

Welcome back to the new semester! Check out this week's top stories of the Royal Purple. It includes new stories, new editors, and more fun!

Top Stories for the Week of December 14th!

December 13, 2016

Hey guys, check out this week's top stories of the Royal Purple. Last one until Spring Semester!

Top Stories for the Week of November 30th!

November 29, 2016

Take a sneak peek of this week's top stories of the Royal Purple. They will really fascinate you!

Royal Purple Staff does Mannequin Challenge!

November 15, 2016

This week the Royal Purple decided to do the Mannequin Challenge. They did awesome! Check them out in the video here! Song: Black Beatle by Rae Sremmurd

Top Stories for the Week of November 2nd

November 1, 2016

Check out this week's newest stories in the paper!

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