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Moe contributes to team win in Puerto Rico

Moe contributes to team win in Puerto Rico

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent Brodhead graduate Kylie Moe played in the Puerto Rico Clasico with the UW-Oshkosh Titans last week. The Titans went 1-1, dropping a thriller to DePauw University (Ind.), 60-56, and cruising to a 65-41 win over John Carroll University (Ohio). UW-Oshkosh reserves made major contributions with 35 […]

 
 

Police to crack down on drunken motorists during ‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over’ campaign

To combat drunken driving, the Brodhead Police Department will join other law enforcement agencies throughout Wisconsin in participating in the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” national campaign from now through Jan. 1. “Although drunken driving is 100 percent preventable, on average, someone is killed or injured in an alcohol-related […]

 
 

Brodhead man receives Citizen’s Award

At the Green County Board of Supervisors meeting last week, a Citizen’s Award was presented to Mr. Michael A. Krause of rural Brodhead. This is in recognition of his pulling three children from headwaters to Decatur Lake on Sept. 8. The proclamation presented at the meeting read: Pick up this […]

 
 

Tristan Hendler bowls perfect game

Tristan Hendler bowls perfect game

By Siara Schwartzlow, Editor Sixteen-year-old Tristan Hendler bowled his first-ever perfect game at Cardinal Lanes during the Saturday league earlier this month. “It was the third game,” Hendler said. “I was just expecting it to be an ordinary game because my other two were normal.” As his game progressed and […]

 
 

Pearl Island Project making headway

Pearl Island Project making headway

Stairs and stakes for the covered bridge were recently placed along the Pearl Island Recreational Corridor. The stairs, according to Dick Benesh, member of the Pearl Island Recreational Corridor Committee, are the product of a collaboration between the committee and Kuhn North America, whose workers assisted with the designing and […]

 
 

Senior Miranda Ryser to compete in Australia

Senior Miranda Ryser to compete in Australia

By Siara Schwartzlow, Editor Track and field athlete Miranda Ryser has been invited to compete in Down Under Sports, a program that highlights the world’s top performers. The Down Under Sports program was established by International Sports Specialists, Inc. (ISSI) in 1989. Since, the program has grown, and last year, […]

 
 

Brodhead Area Community Foundation awards over $100,000

At a recent meeting, the Brodhead Area Community Foundation board reviewed requests from the community and awarded funds to multiple groups to support their work within Brodhead. The following is the list of funded projects and amounts: Pick up this week’s print edition for full story….

 
 

Brodhead Police given OK to start K9 program fundraising

At their Oct. 18 meeting, the Brodhead City Council approved allowing the Brodhead Police Department to begin fundraising to implement the department’s first-ever multi-purpose police canine. Police Chief Chris Hughes said that it is the department’s mission to continuously research and implement proactive programs which prevent crime, reduce the fear […]

 
 

Brodhead Area Community Foundation awards over $100,000

At a recent meeting, the Brodhead Area Community Foundation board reviewed requests from the community and awarded funds to multiple groups to support their work within Brodhead.  The following is the list of funded projects and amounts: Pick up this week’s print edition for full story….

 
 

Wheels-to-Prosper car awarded to Kathy Visger

Wheels-to-Prosper car awarded to Kathy Visger

Dusty and Roxy Kubly of Kubly’s Automotive teamed up with Randy and Kimberly Johnson of Body Crafters to present Kathy Visger with her new car during Brodhead’s Fire & Ice Festival. Kathy Visger is pictured with her new 2005 Chevy Impala from the Kubly’s Automotive Wheels-to-Prosper car giveaway.