Archive for: January, 2018

1/24/18 Shopper

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CORRECTION: What you missed in this week’s paid Independent-Register

This is the unpaid section of the Brodhead Independent-Register. Below are news items are covered in this week’s subscriber edition of the Independent-Register. * Fate of Parkview football coach decided after marathon school board meeting * Coverage of the Brodhead library board meeting, and a look at the past year […]

 
 

Clarifications regarding the Jan. 3 compliance checks story

By Ryan Broege, Editor – On Jan. 3, the paid section of the Brodhead Independent-Register featured a story on page 1 covering a Facebook post that went locally viral, so to speak. The post was in regards to an alcohol compliance check made at Bridges Bar on Dec. 30, 2017. […]

 
 

Board clarifies Brodhead library’s refund policy

Board clarifies Brodhead library’s refund policy

By Dan Moeller, Correspondent – The Brodhead library board last week voted to clarify the library’s policy on giving refunds for lost items that an individual has already paid for. The clarification makes it clear that the library will only give refunds for items which it owns. Pick up this […]

 
 

Nyhus drops 31 on Cougars in Cardinal victory

Nyhus drops 31 on Cougars in Cardinal victory

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Brodhead Cardinals (7-6 overall, 4-6 Rock Valley) won their third straight game beating Clinton 73-70 in a Rock Valley matchup last Tuesday. Clinton set the tone with a 10-4 run to go up 17-9 early in the game. Liz Kalk got to the rim […]

 
 

Cardinals put it together in victory over Big Foot

Cardinals put it together in victory over Big Foot

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Brodhead Cardinals (5-9 overall, 3-7 Rock Valley) played their best overall game this season defeating Big Foot 72-60 in a Rock Valley matchup last Thursday. “We’ve been competing but in terms of using each other and playing with each other I thought it might […]

 
 

Rumored possible termination of Meyers’ contract sparks marathon meeting After closed session, standard one-year offer extended

Rumored possible termination of Meyers’ contract sparks marathon meeting After closed session, standard one-year offer extended

By Ryan Broege, Editor – The Parkview School Board met Jan. 15, and the meeting stretched beyond three hours. At issue was the rumored termination of head football coach Bob Meyers. The board opened the meeting to public comment shortly after the meeting was adjourned at 6:30 p.m., and for […]

 
 

Finance Committee discusses building inspector situation

By Ryan Broege, Editor – The Brodhead Finance Committee met last Wednesday night, and mayoral candidate Tim Stocks’ remarks regarding the city’s situation with its building inspector sparked a rather lengthy discussion among committee members and Police Chief Chris Hughes. Committee members Jennifer Naramore, Sam Woodford, Andy Strommen, and Alderman […]

 
 

One seat open on Council; deadline to file as write-in March 30

By Ryan Broege, Editor – The Brodhead City Council met Tuesday, Jan. 16. Mayor Pinnow, Alderman Nyman, Huffman, Anderson and Fox. City Clerk Withee and attorney Jamie Olson were present. Aldermen Lisa Huntington and Richard Peach were absent. Mayor Pinnow announced a meeting regarding the Senior Community Center project was […]

 
 

Richard Took

Richard A. Took, age 86 of Brodhead, formerly of Janesville, WI, passed away on Friday, January 19, 2018, at Pleasant View Nursing Home, Monroe, WI.  He was born on May 24, 1931 in Janesville, WI, the son of Howard and Cornelia (Weiss) Took.  He married Ruth M. Tobin on June […]