Author Archive: RVPEditor

Cardinal hoops season winds down

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Lady Cards v, Richland Center
	Kiarra Moe weaves her way through the Richland Center press to get to the hoop.

By Trenten Scheidegger, Sportswriter – Lady Cards pick up Regional win Last Tuesday, the Brodhead girls’ basketball team found themselves set up to make their postseason run.  After completing the regular season with an overall record of 15-7, the Cards put themselves in a position to host a home playoff […]

 
 

DAVID EUGENE CLARK

DAVID EUGENE CLARK

David Eugene Clark passed away at age 80, peacefully on Feb. 1, 2020, from Alzheimer’s disease. Surviving is his devoted wife, Diane Clark-Coutre of LaGrange, his cherished and talented daughter, Ruthanne (Andrew) Kolb of Batavia and his beloved granddaughters, Felicity and Caillin Kolb. He is also survived by his caring […]

 
 

Brodhead Area EMS Milestones

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Brodhead EMS
	Brodhead Area EMS Crew care for a simulated ro-botic patient in respiratory distress during training with Mercyhealth.

This is the third of a series of four articles, marking the 30-year anniversary of the Brodhead Area Emergency Medical Service.  The first two articles shared their humble beginnings and progress through the years. Today’s feature informs the community about the Brodhead Area EMS service today. A great deal has […]

 
 

JUANITA MARIE FLATER

JUANITA MARIE FLATER

Juanita Marie Flater, age 70, was born on April 15, 1949 to Alvin and Leila (Badertscher) Schwartzlow, in Monroe, WI. She went to be with her Heavenly Father on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020, after a 10 year battle with cancer. She graduated from Brodhead High School in 1967. She attended […]

 
 

GLENN R. BREWER

GLENN R. BREWER

Glenn R. Brewer, age 75, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020, after a courageous battle with cancer. Born Aug. 15, 1944, to Fay and Valliere (Walmer) Brewer in Monroe, Glenn was a 1962 graduate of Albany High School where he excelled in both Cross-Country […]

 
 

Brodhead’s Dog Barking Lot is up and running

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It’s doggie play time
	Alliyah Hoff brought her senior project to fruition when the Brodhead Barking Lot dog park officially opened on 1/1/2020.

Hello, everyone! My name is Alliyah Hoff and my senior project is helping with the Brodhead Barking Lot dog park!  The Brodhead Barking Lot officially opened on 1/1/2020 and a few questions have arisen in the interim. Hopefully the following Q&A will help smooth out a few ‘ruff’ lines! Do […]

 
 

Brodhead library shows increases in most categories

By Dan Moeller, Correspondent – The Brodhead public library showed increased usage in many categories in 2019 compared to 2018. The information was contained in the annual report that library director Angela Noel presented to the board and the board approved last week. Pick up the Feb. 29th print edition […]

 
 

ANNA B. PINNOW

ANNA B. PINNOW

Anna “Annie” B. Pinnow, age 89, of Brodhead passed away peacefully on Saturday, Feb. 8, after a 12-year struggle with Alzheimer’s Disease. She was born Oct. 9, 1930, in Amsterdam, Netherlands, to Diederick and Anna Carolina Kipperman. Annie loved to laugh, sing, and dance, but most of all, she loved […]

 
 

THOMAS STEELE

THOMAS STEELE

Thomas Steele, age 76, passed away on Feb. 13, 2020 while at his home surrounded by his family. Thomas was born on Nov. 12, 1943 in Rockford, IL the son of Elden and Virginia Steele. He married Margaret McCoy on April 1, 1962. Thomas worked on the family farm for […]

 
 

GARY MALKOW

GARY MALKOW

Gary Malkow, age 87, passed away while at home on Feb. 9, 2020. Gary was born on July 1, 1933 in Janesville, WI, the son of Marvin and Ferrol (Riemer) Malkow. Gary married his wife of over 65 years, Elizabeth Huffman on July 24, 1954 at the Monroe Evangelical Church. […]