Royal Purple

The fountain of history in Whitewater

Birge Fountain close up

November 6, 2014

Nov. 5, 2014 By Vesna Brajkovic It begins with a boy and his love for his hometown. It ends with a 17-foot high, 100-year-old fountain sitting on the junction of North and Main streets in Whitewater. In the middle, there is a boy named Julius Birge – the first child born to William and Mary...

Binnie, Hartmann face off in District 4

March 21, 2012

The District 4 City Council race between Lynn Binnie and Cort Hartmann will affect many students living off campus in the area. District 4 primarily includes housing on the south side of Main Street. Current District 4 Council member Lynn Binnie is just completing his second term and seeking h...

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Lynn Binnie