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Spiritualism and the “Spook’s Temple”

 The water tower, dubbed the “Witches Tower”, is one of the spookiest places on campus.

Olivia Storey, News Editor

October 28, 2019

Every Halloween, if you walk past the Starin Park Cemetery, you might be able to see them. These shadowy creatures, only visible in the dim streetlights, whisper through the chilly October winds. No, they aren’t ghosts, but rather UW-W students looking for a fright. Everyone in Whitewater knows ab...

Time for Halloween fun

Danielle Kronau, Assistant Arts & Rec Editor

October 28, 2019

It should be a requirement that everyone dresses up in their costumes on Halloween and that everyone attends class in their costumes, because it would prove many adults wrong that by high school or college we aren’t too old to dress up. Not only that, but it would also really bring the spirit of Hal...

Annual festivities precede Halloween

Whitewater police officer Carl Strait gives children a tour of an ambulance.

Katelyn Black, Lifestyle Editor

October 29, 2018

Returning for its 8th annual ‘Ghoul’s Night Out’ event gave kids and parents a double dose of Halloween fun, all while diversifying the city of Whitewater.  “We came up with the idea for ‘Ghouls Night’ eight years ago because we wanted another event for the western side of Whitewater,...

Alleged armed robbery reported

Nicole Aimone, News Editor

November 1, 2017

An alleged armed robbery was reported to University Police, on SundayOct. 29. The alleged crime happened at the intersection of West Starin Road and North Prairie Street at approximately between mid- night and 1:30 a.m. The reporting victim claims four unidentified masked individuals hit his shoulder...

Hallo-we’ve all been there

Alex Goodwin- Salas, Staff Writer

October 27, 2016

At the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, students shared stories about their memories of the spooky holiday. Most of the time they are fun filled, but sometimes they are not. No need for concerns though, because we’ve all been there. Scholarly spooky slumber “Last Halloween in Madison actually I ended...

DIY Halloween Treats

Jordan Barker, Staff Writer

October 27, 2016

Warhawk video graveyard part three

Warhawk video graveyard part three

Tyler McNamer, Staff Writer

October 24, 2016

Films so scary you’ll die of fright … but probably not. Before the bone-chilling final Warhawk Video Graveyard, it’s only safe to take a break from the onslaught of carnage witnessed. This week, focus on the lighter side of mayhem and chaos. This list contains some of the kookiest and craziest ...

Warhawk video graveyard part two

Tyler McNamer, Staff Writer

October 12, 2016

From the womb…to the tomb. Deadly kids are causing mayhem and chaos wherever they go, but who would ever guess it was them? In this week's iteration of the Warhawk Video Graveyard, we're going to test your limits with some of the most evil children ever spawned. The kids are alright, but are you g...

Valentine ideas and gory old traditions

Column by 
Mary Davisson
Assistant Arts & Rec. Editor

February 2, 2016

Feb. 2, 2016 There are worse things than being single on Valentine’s Day. This is one of those times in the year when people are subconsciously obligated to find someone “special-enough” to do something “romantic-enough” with. There are some who’ve decided to forgo the status q...

’Hawks haunt Blugolds in win

’Hawks haunt Blugolds in win

November 5, 2015

By Andrea Sidlauskas Nov. 3, 2015 Rain, sleet and chilly 12-mile-per-hour winds couldn’t stop the Warhawk football team en route to its 14th-consecutive win against UW-Eau Claire this past Saturday. The ’Hawks racked up a season-high 582 offensive yards to defeat the Blugolds, 63-0, in the a...

He vs. She: Are sexy Halloween costumes awesome or ridiculous?

He vs. She: Are sexy Halloween costumes awesome or ridiculous?

October 28, 2015

  He Oct. 25, 2015 How can I put this without being labeled a misogynist? If you’re dressed as a Disney Princess but look a little more like an exotic dancer, chances are I’m going to notice. Short skirts and low-cut tops are like magnets for most male eyeballs (we’re not always ...

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