Archive for: December, 2017

12/28/17 Clinton Classifieds

12/28/17 Clinton Classifieds

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12/27/17 Shopper

12/27/17 Shopper
 
 

Julie Netherland

Julie Ann Netherland, 52 of German Valley, IL, formerly of Brodhead passed away on December 19 surrounded by her loving family. She was born on December 26, 1964 in Grand Island, NE. She married David Netherland at Community of Christ church on June 1, 1986. She graduated from Brodhead High […]

 
 

Library finishes extensive weeding project

Library finishes extensive weeding project

By Dan Moeller, Correspondent – The Brodhead public library looks less full these days. That’s because the library staff has completed an extensive weeding of the collection. Library director Angela Noel notes that libraries need to be weeded from time to time to remove books that aren’t circulating anymore and […]

 
 

Roiled by injuries, Cardinal girls bedeviled by Blue Devils

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Evansville Blue Devils crushed the Brodhead Cardinal girls (4-6 overall, 2-6 Rock Valley) 63-34 in a Rock Valley matchup last Thursday. The game didn’t start well for the Cardinals as Evansville grabbed a 9-0 lead five minutes into the contest. After junior Alexis Oliver […]

 
 

Brodhead boys overtaken by Tide

Brodhead boys overtaken by Tide

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Cardinals (3-5 overall, 2-4 Rock Valley) dropped their fifth straight game 60-47 to Edgerton in a Rock Valley showdown last Friday. The opening 13 minutes had several different lead changes. Senior Parker Johnson nailed a three to even the score at 10. Edgerton went […]

 
 

Common Council addresses full agenda

By Erica Gokey, Correspondent – Brodhead City Council met last Tuesday to recognize employment service and address committee reports. The meeting kicked off with a sendoff to Deputy Chief Brian Raupp, who will be leaving the Brodhead Police Department and joining the Orfordville police department as Chief at the beginning […]

 
 

Council meeting sets stage for public hearing on Fire District’s Future

Council meeting sets stage for public hearing on Fire District’s Future

By Ryan Broege, Editor – In the unlikely event you make it a habit to look at city council agendas, last Tuesday’s likely caught you a bit off-guard. Item “c” under the third committee report: Possible Dissolution of the (Fire) District. The process would take its course over a year, […]

 
 

Gayle Friedrich

Gayle Friedrich

Gayle A. Friedrich, age 68, beloved husband, father and brother, passed away on Monday, December 18, 2017, at his home. He was born on October 28, 1949 in Monroe, WI, the son of Alvin and Dolores (Badertscher) Friedrich. He married Dawn L. Calvin on December 9, 1973 in Rockton, IL. […]

 
 

James Corwin

James Corwin

James L. Corwin, 85, Durand, IL died at 8:45 p.m., Monday, December 18, 2017 in Monroe Clinic Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Born July 23, 1932 in Pecatonica, IL the son of Mr. and Mrs. Maurice and Mildred (Swanstrom) Corwin.  Attended Durand High School. He married the former Patricia […]