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Various holiday decorations including trees, presents and lights fill the front windows of
Reflections of the Past, on West Main Street in downtown Whitewater.

Windows of Whitewater

Dane Sheehan, Photographer December 13, 2020

The Whitewater Chamber of Commerce is celebrating hometown holiday spirit with a storefront window display competition across the city from Nov. 28 - Dec. 26. An official voting committee judged the...

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

Annual festivities precede Halloween

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...

A Maurices model shows a mint lace dress, simple accessories, strappy wedges and bold patterned handbags for their spring fashion runway debut.

Haute Hawks: Spring fashion shows locally

April 22, 2015

By Jordan Gittens April 22, 2015 This past Sunday, Whitewater turned out its best fashion in the Hamilton Room of the University Center. Here, we saw fashion from Thirty-One, an individual sales...

Birge Fountain close up

The fountain of history in Whitewater

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...

Community travels through haunted past

October 16, 2014

By Abrielle Backhaus   It was a dark and dreary night, citizens of Whitewater gathered to be spooked by the spirits that haunt the small town in which they reside. Although Whitewater is...

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