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SHIRLEY ANN CALVIN

SHIRLEY ANN CALVIN

Brodhead – Shirley Ann Calvin, age 82, of Decatur Township, passed away on Thursday, August 17, 2017, at her home, surrounded by her family. She was born on November 4, 1934 in Rock County, WI, the daughter of William and Elsie (Natz) Nightengale. She married Ernest L. Calvin on August […]

 
 

Lois I. Murray

Lois I. Murray

Lois I. Murray, age 87, of Brodhead, passed away on Wednesday, August 16, 2017, at Beloit Memorial Hospital, Beloit, WI. She was born on June 2, 1930 in Beloit, WI, the daughter of George and Mary (Upward) Brosier. She married Vernon L. Murray on April 17, 1946 in Beloit, WI. […]

 
 

DEATH NOTICE: James N. Keehn

James N. Keehn, age 71. of Byron, Ill., formerly of the Brodhead area, passed away on Friday, August 18, 2017, at Crimson Pointe Senior Living, Rockford, Ill. A private Graveside Service will be held at a later date. The D.L. Newcomer Funeral Home, Brodhead, Wis., is assisting the family.

 
 

Threats By Employee Force Plant Lockdown

Threats By Employee Force Plant Lockdown

JAMES W. COLLEY III Brodhead Police were called to Stoughton Trailers, 302 23rd St., at 5:17 p.m. after plant management learned of an employee threatening a co-worker, and was possibly going to bring a gun to work. Brodhead Police Chief Chris Hughes stated plant management was conducting an internal investigation […]

 
 

Brodhead-Juda volleyball to lean on returning core

Brodhead-Juda volleyball to lean on returning core

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Juda Panthers volleyball team returns a strong nucleus in 2017 that brings high hopes into the season. When head coach Scott Anderson took over in 2013 the volleyball program was struggling but that’s no longer the case. This year’s team expects to win with […]

 
 

Plans, ideas for Mill Race and Decatur Lake to be discussed

Plans, ideas for Mill Race and Decatur Lake to be discussed

Join the Decatur Lake and Mill Race Association for an exciting reveal of ideas for Decatur Lake and upstream Sugar River improvement. The group received a DNR Large Lake Planning Grant, and with the proceeds hired a team of professionals and environmental engineers to come up with several viable options […]

 
 

Brodhead-Juda falls to Big Foot

Brodhead-Juda falls to Big Foot

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Big Foot Chiefs used explosive plays to pick up a 47-27 victory over the Brodhead-Juda Cardinals in the regular season opener last Friday. Big Foot struck on the opening drive of the game to take a 6-0 lead. Chiefs’ quarterback Jackson Enz hit Pedro […]

 
 

City Council encounters outspoken opposition to proposed street name changes

By Ryan Broege, Editor – The more things change, the more they stay the same? Not so fast, say some Brodhead residents. In a marked departure from previous public hearings held over the past couple years at least, more than 25 residents attended a public hearing on Aug. 14 to […]

 
 

Green County, Sheriff’s Deputies Union negotiating new contract

By Ryan Broege, Editor – Negotiations have entered their fifth week between Green County and the Green County Deputy Sheriff’s Association Local #275, as they work to hammer out a new contract for sheriff’s deputies and jail personnel. The current contract took effect Jan. 1, 2016 and will elapse on […]

 
 

8/16/17 Shopper

8/16/17 Shopper