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Bars to host St. Patrick’s Day event

March 15, 2017

Filed under Biz & Tech, Business

The College Pub, 202 W. Whitewater St., and Pumpers & Mitchell’s, 158 W. Whitewater St., will host a team-up event  called “St. Patrick’s Day Shenanigans” on Friday. Both bars are set to open at 6 a.m. and will...

Cultural arts center celebrates tenth year on Main St.

Ashley McCallum, Co Editor-in-Chief

March 1, 2017

Filed under Arts & Rec, Arts & Rec

When you walk into the building at 402 W. Main St., you are welcomed to a room with shelves lined with ten years worth of public art from the Whitewater community including bikes, dragons, water jugs and birds. This year, t...

Construction costs community

November 14, 2012

Filed under Biz & Tech

Time is money. For business owners in Whitewater, the extension of the East Milwaukee Street project was a tiresome affair. “For big projects like this I understand things happen, but it’s still frustrating,” Jene Mills...

UW-W baseball alumnus opens training facility

February 8, 2012

Filed under Sports

In today’s society, it’s not uncommon to see professional athletes who give back to the community. For UW-Whitewater alumni Greg Reinhard, that’s exactly what he did. Reinhard, who was a part of the 2005 Nationa...

Construction protects students from harm

October 5, 2011

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

The intersection of Main and Whiton Streets is finally getting a stoplight. The construction started last week and the pedestrian yield sign that previously hung over Main Street will be replaced. Anyone who used the crosswalk...

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