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Whitewater welcomes new convenience stores

Whitewater welcomes new convenience stores

Alicia Dougherty, Editor January 16, 2022

The city of Whitewater welcomed a new Kwik Trip store to the community Dec 9. 2021 at 305 Elkhorn Rd. and will be celebrating the opening of another Kwik Trip store at 837 S. Janesville St. These two...

The University of Whitewater-Warhawks celebrates a hard-earned 3-1 win over the University of Dubuque during the home game on Oct. 13, 2021.

Women’s volleyball crushes the court

Sam Strash, Sports Journalist October 17, 2021

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater women’s volleyball team defeated the University of Dubuque (IA) in their matchup Wednesday, Oct. 13. The Warhawks won 26-24, 25-16, lost 27-25, then won the match...

Whitewater is home to many supposedly haunted locations and experiences. The Winchester House is no exception. It is rumored that the previous owner was cursed by a witch and now haunts this property, Friday evening, Oct. 15, 2021.

A spooky history lesson

Kylie McCombe, Photographer Editor October 17, 2021

A view of the past: The original peoples of Whitewater

A view of the past: The original peoples of Whitewater

Carol Lohry Cartwright, Contributor October 10, 2021

The “official” histories of Whitewater only briefly mention historic and prehistoric people who occupied this area prior to white settlement in the 1830s.  Yet, this history of ancient people and...

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater freshman Jenna Pergande bartends and serves guests at Second Salem Brewing Company in downtown Whitewater near Cravath Lake Park Sunday evening Sept. 5.

Back to business

Kylie McCombe, Photography Editor September 5, 2021

Evening Quiet by Susan Alter is a 10 x 10 acrylic painting on canvas that is on display as part of an exhibit highlighting work by members of the Geneva Lake Arts Foundation. The exhibition is hosted by the Whitewater Arts Alliance virtually and at the Cultural Arts Center gallery in Whitewater.

Art exhibit features Lake Geneva neighbors

Cennedy Hoppe, News Editor September 5, 2021

Whitewater Arts Alliance (WAA) is hosting a new hybrid art exhibition throughout the month of September.  The exhibit will showcase artists from around Lake Geneva, as well as others from Southeastern...

Teachers get tech ready

Teachers get tech ready

Alicia Dougherty, Editor August 29, 2021

Faculty, staff and administrators prepared for the new academic year by brushing up on their tech skills over Welcome Week. The Department of Instructional, Communication & Information Technology (ICIT)...

Thanks for the experience

Thanks for the experience

Ryan Piontek, Contributor May 2, 2021

With graduation arriving in May, it's overwhelming to think about all the hard work and effort that I've put in these past four years. My last semester here has definitely been the hardest with classes...

A vendor at the Whitewater City Market is all set to sell honey, asparagus, onions and more to the local community.

Markets make the season

Nichole Learman, Journalist May 2, 2021

In Whitewater we’re lucky to have a city market throughout the winter months and also a famers market over the summer. It’s a staple for many in the community whatever time of year. “I look forward...

Whitewaters very own ice rink

Whitewater’s very own ice rink

Jake Bessette, Journalist March 21, 2021

Nestled inside Big Brick Park sits Whitewater’s very own ice rink.  The rink, which was built a few years back, is accompanied by a basketball court, a playground, and a warming house for visitors to...

photo by Shannan Lojeski

City closes TIF districts

Kylie Jacobs, Managing Editor March 21, 2021

The Whitewater Common Council passed resolutions to close out the five Tax Incremental Districts. These are to make unexpected revenue for both the city and the school district, as well as other areas...

Anytime Fitness at 1139 Main St. in Whitewater offers lots of machines and weights for its friendly community of members.

Find friends at the gym

Michael Bose, Journalist February 28, 2021

Anytime Fitness on Main Street is keeping people active and healthy in Whitewater during the pandemic. These gym rats can't stay away from their fitness or their friends. The athletic club maintains a...

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