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Whitewater church feeds college students

First United Methodist Church in downtown Whitewater hold free lunches for college students every Tuesday. This year marks the 20th year of the lunch program.

Carter Secor, Staff Reporter

October 28, 2019

When deciding what to eat for lunch on a Tuesday in Whitewater, there are many different choices available to choose. From McDonald’s to Culvers or Fat Jacks, to any of the other restaurants in town, the options are there. But for some people in Whitewater, those options and the others in town cost ...

Student veteran finds inspiration in ‘bleeding purple’

Chemistry major David Sackett is the speaker for the College of Letters and Sciences and Education and Professional Studies ceremony.

Emily Lepkowski, News Editor

May 3, 2017

Twenty nine year-old nontraditional student David Sackett came to UW-Whitewater because of his brother but stayed because of the people. The California native’s dream was to go to Berkley, however, in giving Whitewater a ‘shot,’ Sackett found his way at UW-W and will now be giving the commencement ...

Gallery mends art and care together

Gallery mends art and care together

February 4, 2015

We Care Quilts exhibit features much more than a love of quilting, it shows a passion for giving back to the community. The quilts were made through a variety of outlets. While most of them were created for the artist’s own pleasure, others by a quilt store, a select few were designed by an organization...

“WE CARE” looks to service people in need

February 15, 2012

WE CARE is a new service group in the Whitewater community that has a main purpose of supporting and helping those in need. The group was founded to aid persons suffering from dementia, Alzheimer’s, and premature babies. The group does projects such as making quilts, scrapbooks, jewelry and other...

Founded 1901
Terrie Parenteau