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RP Outdoors: Climb the winter blues; glide into fun

February 12, 2015


Filed under Arts & Rec

  Living in the Midwest, there is a lot of hype about skiing and snowboarding, but it’s something I’ve never really understood until recently. In the beginning of January, I went downhill skiing for the first time at Alpine Valley. Located in Sugar Creek Valley in Elkhorn, 30 minutes outside...

Habitat for Humanity to build another house in Whitewater

April 10, 2012


Filed under Lifestyle

The UW-Whitewater chapter of Habitat for Humanity is working to raise money for a new home in Whitewater. The fundraiser is called “Construction Hero for a Day” and is being held April 9-20 in the University Center. Senior President of Whitewater Habitat for Humanity Dan Buehler said the chapter...

Local family hopeful to receive new home

March 29, 2011


Filed under News

The UW-Whitewater chapter of Habitat for Humanity was selected to receive a $5,000 grant from State Farm Insurance, beating out 75 other chapters nationwide. To receive the grant, Habitat for Humanity must fundraise and collect $5,000, which State Farm Insurance will then match for a total of $10,000....

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