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1/20/21 Brodhead Shopper

1/20/21 Brodhead Shopper

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Holding out hope that customers will return to dining in Restaurants reeling from effects of COVID

PHOTO COURTESY MITZI DEAL The Independent-Register
	Owner Mitzi Deal reports that walk-in traffic is down at Fibs North in Brodhead as the effects of the pan-demic linger into a new year.

By Katelyn Black, Correspondent Restaurants all around the state are feeling the effects of COVID-19, with some even closing their doors, cutting hours and laying off staff. Some of these restaurants are right here in Green County. Fibs North, located on Exchange Street in Brodhead, hasn’t closed its doors, but […]

 
 

High school stays with hybrid instruction for now

MARY HOOKHAM The Independent-Register
	Brodhead High School students will continue with a hybrid system of instruction until at least Jan. 27.

By Brett Sharp, Correspondent Members of the Brodhead School Board voted Jan. 13 to continue with hybrid instruction for high school students. Despite hope that a return to normal instruction was possible entering the new year, board members decided to stay in their Plan B system of instruction, which includes […]

 
 

JERRY D. STABLER

JERRY D. STABLER

Jerry D. Stabler, age 84 of Brodhead, died Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021, at Pleasant View Nursing Home. He was born on March 14, 1936, in Janesville, Wisconsin, the son of Marvin and Pauliene (Hyatt) Stabler and grandson of Oscar and Queen (Dunwiddie) Stabler. He was raised on his grandfather’s farm […]

 
 

TED ODELL

TED ODELL

Ted was born Sept. 19, 1939, in Galesburg, Illinois, the son of Athol and Alice (Putnam) Odell. He graduated from Madison West in 1957 and received his degree from the University of Wisconsin. He always found solace at the family property along the Sugar River at Brodhead. The property was […]

 
 

TOWN OF DECATUR NOTICE OF CAUCUS

Notice is hereby given to the electors in the Town of Decatur, County of Green, State of Wisconsin, that a Town Caucus will be held at the Decatur Town Hall 1408 14th Street, Brodhead, on Monday, January 18, 2021, at 6:00 PM for the purpose of nominating candidates for the […]

 
 

1/13/21 Brodhead Shopper

1/13/21 Brodhead Shopper

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Albrecht students embark on reading adventure

SUBMITTED PHOTO The Independent-Register
	Albrecht Elementary School students enjoy some “sight-seeing” as part of a special reading motivational project at the school. The theme of the January effort is “’Book’ a Trip: Reading Takes You Everywhere.”

Local students are “going places” with a special motivational reading program this month. A video presentation kicked off “‘Book’ a Trip: Reading Takes You Everywhere” last week at Albrecht Elementary School. “Our goal is for the students to get excited about reading and realize how fun it can be to […]

 
 

Pearl Island bridge roof is up in the air Accounting snafu delays project

MARY HOOKHAM The Independent-Register
	The Pearl Island bridge was finished in 2019 but still awaits a roof to make it a covered bridge. Recently, a clerical error was discovered with the Pearl Island account, so funding for the roof remains unclear.

By Margaret Plevak, Correspondent A not-yet-covered bridge in the Pearl Island Recreational Corridor is still awaiting its roof. The bridge, located in Putnam Park, was one of the projects generated by a group of volunteers formed in 2011 to improve the 180-acre area between the Sugar River and along the […]

 
 

BARBARA JOHNSON

BARBARA JOHNSON

Barbara Elizabeth Johnson, age 76, passed away at Meriter Hospital in Madison surrounded by her three children on Jan. 7, 2021, after a brief illness. Barbara was born Sept. 10, 1944, in Freeport, Illinois, the daughter of William and Blanche (Hubbard) LaBorde. She married Lloyd Hartman on Jan. 1, 1964. […]