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Off to the Races

Off to the Races

By Erica Gokey, Correspondent – Cub Scout Pack 108 held their Pinewood Derby race at Albrecht Elementary School last Sunday. The scouts had a chance on Saturday to test out their derby car and make any adjustments. The track for the Pinewood Derby Race takes about an hour to set […]

 
 

Daniel Lartz

Daniel A. Lartz, age 26, of Madison, WI, passed away at his home on Saturday, Feburary 3, 2018.  He was born on December 5, 1991 in Monroe, WI, the son of James W. Walder and Cherie A. Lartz. Dan had worked at various jobs in the Madison area.  He especially […]

 
 

Cardinal wrestling takes sixth at Conference

Cardinal wrestling takes sixth at Conference

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Brodhead-Juda wrestling squad earned sixth-place out of nine teams with 110.5 points at the Rock Valley conference meet last Saturday. “I thought that we did better than I expected. I was pretty proud of the kids,” head coach Bill Davis said. “We knew certain […]

 
 

Lady Cards drop heartbreaker to Edgerton

Lady Cards drop heartbreaker to Edgerton

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Brodhead Cardinals (8-10 overall, 5-9 Rock Valley) dropped a tough 54-52 Rock Valley decision to Edgerton last Friday. The Cardinals used a 7-0 run to take a 9-2 lead early. Senior Brooke Bescup finished on the block and junior Alexis Oliver slipped to the […]

 
 

City’s economic efforts continue

By Ryan Broege, Editor – The city of Brodhead is continuing its quest, like small communities across the country, to cultivate a healthy economic in its downtown. Or perhaps, at the least, stave off atrophy. Mayor Pinnow said the downtown of his youth is not coming back. In an interview […]

 
 

1/31/18 Shopper

1/31/18 Shopper
 
 

Phosphorus run-off yields reminder of summer’s work

Phosphorus run-off yields reminder of summer’s work

This photo, taken Jan. 25 at the Albany Dam over the Sugar River in Albany, Wis., show a sizeable floe of foam that was likely caused by phosphorous and other chemical run-off, said Allen Penticoff, a member of the Decatur Lake Mill Race Association and Rock River Times columnist. In […]

 
 

Mona “Pauline” Hulburt

Mona “Pauline” Hulburt

Mona “Pauline” Hulburt, age 97, passed away on Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at the Monroe Clinic Hospital, Monroe, WI. She was born on May 25, 1920 in Decatur Township, near Albany, daughter of  Bert and Zula (Gillette) Pryce. She married Harold Hulburt on April 5, 1937.  He passed away the […]

 
 

R. Richard Riese

R. Richard Riese

Richard Riese, age 76, of Milton, formerly of Brodhead, passed away on Tuesday, January 23, 2018, at his home. He was born on May 20, 1941 in Monroe, WI, the son of Robert and Phyllis (Anderson) Riese. He married Diane K. Albert on August 4, 1961 in Brodhead. Rich’s career […]

 
 

Norman Olson

Norman Olson

Norman L. Olson, age 75, of McHenry, IL, formerly of Brodhead, passed away on Saturday, January 20, 2018 in Barrington, IL. He was born on February 15, 1942 in LaCrosse, WI, the son of Nordahl and Mary (Noonan) Olson. He had been married to Mary Bunts. Norm was a U.S. […]