Author Archive: RVPEditor

HAROLD “BUD” SEDGWICK

HAROLD “BUD” SEDGWICK

Harold “Bud” Sedgwick, age 91, of Brodhead, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019, at Mercy Hospital, Janesville, WI. He was born on Sept. 24, 1928 in Leadmine, WI, the son of Russel and Edith (Cook) Sedgwick-Wickler. He married Helen (Hafen) Hofmeister on March 12, 1966 in Rockton, IL Bud […]

 
 

SANDRA ELSNER

SANDRA ELSNER

Sandra Elsner, age 69, passed away unexpectedly on Oct. 28, 2019 at the Mercy Janesville Hospital. Sandra was born on Dec. 14, 1949 in Stoughton, WI the daughter of Kenneth and Frances (Nettum) Fuller. She married David Elsner on May 8, 1971. Sandra received her CNA license when she was […]

 
 

BARBARA ANN ANDERSON

BARBARA ANN ANDERSON

Barbara Ann Anderson age 88 of Beloit died Friday, Oct. 25, 2019 at Willowick Assisted Living. She was born Oct. 8, 1931 to the late Max and Edith (Willison) Anderson in Burnside, Iowa. She was a member of Beloit High School class of 1949. She was very proud of returning […]

 
 

Lady Cards fall in Sectionals

By Trenten Scheidegger,  Sports Writer – The Brodhead Cardinal Volleyball team made a run to be remembered in 2019.  With a very young team the outside projections for this team were very limited, but Coach Erin Kammerer and her squad would not let some opinions hold them back. This year’s […]

 
 

Annual Brodhead Eighth Grade Washington, DC Trip

COURTESY PHOTO Independent Register
Eighth grade class trip
	Members of Brodhead Middle School’s eighth grade returned from a trip to Washington, DC.

Members of Brodhead Middle School’s eighth grade class returned late Saturday, Oct. 26, from a trip to our Nation’s Capital, Washington, DC. 54 individuals in all made the trip including three school chaperones:  Mrs. Heather Kundert, Mr. Shane Miller, and Mr. Dan Rueckert. This year’s trip marks the twenty-fourth year […]

 
 

Cardinals vs. River Valley

MANDY FIELDS PHOTO Independent Register
Nick Naramore breaks tackles to move the ball up field for a Cardinal first down.
 
 

Lady Cards vs. New Glarus

BECKY MALKOW PHOTO Independent Register
The Lady Cardinals huddle up prior to their regional game Thursday night vs. New Glarus. They Cardinals were victorious 3-0 over New Glarus and host Cuba City at home Saturday night.
 
 

Library patrons could face delay in getting e-books

By Dan Moeller, Correspondent – Patrons of the Brodhead library may find it takes longer to get a particular e-book from the library. Library director Angela Noel reported on the upcoming change at the library board meeting last week. Noel said one of the main publishers of e-books, McMillian, is […]

 
 

Cardinals Headed to Playoffs

MANDY FIELDS PHOTO Independent Register
Brodhead Juda v. McFarland
	Gage Boegli locks in on the open gap to gain positive yards on the carry.

By Trenten Scheidegger, Sports Writer – Last Friday night the Brodhead-Juda Cardinals’ football team hosted the McFarland Spartans for a late season Rock Valley Conference matchup.  Both teams came in with high hopes of making the playoffs, but looming thought of not knowing weighed heavy on their shoulders.  The Spartans […]

 
 

FERDINAND “FRED” KUSS

FERDINAND “FRED” KUSS

Ferdinand “Fred” Kuss, age 86, passed away on Oct. 15, 2019 while at his home. Fred was born on Dec. 7, 1932 in Milwaukee, WI, the son of Ferdinand and Frances (Beck) Kuss. He married Darlene Joyner on June 30, 1962 in Milwaukee and enjoyed over 57 years of marriage […]