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Fire fighters burn barn in live training event

Fire fighters burn barn in live training event

The Brodhead Fire District conducted a live fire training burn at 3371 West 3rd Avenue on Saturday, June 3. Onlookers noted how quickly the barn was destroyed. Pick up this week’s print edition for more photos….

 
 

Businessman aims to make Brodhead a ‘Tobacco Town’

Businessman aims to make Brodhead a ‘Tobacco Town’

By Ryan Broege, Correspondent Saif Murtahda started to see so many customers make the drive from Brodhead and beyond to his tobacco store in Monroe, Roll-a-Smoke, that he figured there was a niche to fill in eastern Green County. He obtained a storefront on a main thoroughfare, hung some cigarette […]

 
 

6/7/17 Shopper

6/7/17 Shopper
 
 

Lock boxes available at Pinnow Hometown Pharmacy

Many of us have heard about the opioid addiction epidemic that has widely spread across the United States. Every community in every state has been impacted by the epidemic. If there was a way you could help the Brodhead community with this opioid epidemic, would you? Better Brodhead has teamed […]

 
 

Cardinals’ season ends with loss to Beloit Turner

Cardinals’ season ends with loss to Beloit Turner

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The top-seed Beloit Turner Trojans pulled away late to beat second-seed Brodhead-Juda 12-2 in a WIAA Division 2 regional final last Wednesday. The Cardinals struck first in the top of the third to go up 1-0. Sophomore Jackson Hauri laced a single to lead off […]

 
 

Cardinal Miles Youth Program a success

Cardinal Miles Youth Program a success

On May 24, thirty-three fourth- and fifth-graders wrapped up the first Cardinal Miles running fitness program in Brodhead. Kelli Arn, owner of Rustic Road Training, launched the inaugural Cardinal Miles program to promote physical activity in our youth and to demonstrate creative ways to be active.  The program met for […]

 
 

Cardinals earn first playoff win in 12 years

Cardinals earn first playoff win in 12 years

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The two-seed Brodhead-Juda Cardinals put on an offensive clinic en route to a convincing 14-1 victory over six-seed Big Foot in a WIAA Division 2 regional semifinal matchup last Tuesday. The playoff win was the program’s first since 2005. “Baseball in Brodhead hasn’t been heard […]

 
 

Cardinals compete in state track and field meet

Cardinals compete in state track and field meet

Day wins state title By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – Junior Brekan Day competed in a state tournament that he will never forget as he won the Division 2 state high jump title. Senior Jeff Moss and junior Madee Harding also reached the podium. Day cleared 6’6” on his third attempt […]

 
 

5/31/17 Shopper

5/31/17 Shopper
 
 

ROSEMARY FLYNN

ROSEMARY FLYNN

Rosemary Flynn, 93, passed gently into eternal rest on Saturday, May 27, 2017, and joined her husband, Tom.  Rosemary was born Nov. 30, 1923, in Magnolia, the daughter of Talbot and Rose (Heffron) Drew. After graduating from high school, she worked at Parker Pen in Janesville for a number of […]