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Many farms rely on immigrant workers, some of whom are undocumented citizens. Some are concerned that deportations could leave farms shorthanded.

Should immigrant workers fear ICE?

Brad Allen, Biz & Tech Editor May 3, 2017

The United States government is not “rounding up illegal immigrants,” some officials say, but many farm workers – some of whom are undocumented citizens – still hold fears regarding the prospect...

Students meet recruiters at career fair

Students meet recruiters at career fair

February 13, 2015

Feb. 11, 2015 By Rumasa Noor Multicultural Career Fair at UW-Whitewater attracted dozens of companies and recruiters from different industries. Hundreds of students from a variety of majors attended...

Alum shares journey of success

Alum shares journey of success

October 29, 2014

Oct 29, 2014 By Rumasa Noor UW-Whitewater alumnus Aaron Jagdfeld has reached the heights that many people only dream of. Jagdfeld, CEO of Generac, is a Milwaukee native who graduated from UW-Whitewater...

Bump in the Road

December 4, 2013

Dec. 4, 2013 2014 bus system funding uncertain By Michael Riley The Innovation Express bus service, connecting Whitewater to Milton and Janesville, is facing a funding shortfall for 2014. City...

Gov. Walker speaks in Whitewater about the 400 jobs Generac created

November 8, 2011

Monday morning the CEO of Generac Power Systems, Aaron Jagdfeld, announced the planned creation of more than 400 jobs over the next year. Gov. Scott Walker was at the Whitewater plant to help make...

Walker visits Whitewater Generac plant, company announces 400 new jobs

November 7, 2011

Gov. Scott Walker was at Generac Power Systems in Whitewater this morning where CEO Aaron Jagdfeld announced the creation of more than 400 jobs over the next year. Most of the new jobs, from entry...

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