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Pinnacle yet to meet county’s conditions for manure storage

By Ryan Broege EDITOR Pinnacle Dairy has not cleared every hurdle necessary before it can populate the farm on Decatur-Sylvester Road. Green County Conservationist Todd Jenson said the site has yet to meet the second condition of its waste storage management permit, granted by the county and agreed to by […]

 
 

Decatur Lake Golf Course “Front 9” to be protected as new public nature park

Decatur Lake Golf Course “Front 9” to be protected as new public nature park

Across the country and throughout the Midwest, many private and public golf courses are closing. According to industry reports, the rise of golf popularity in the last century created an over abundance of traditional golf courses.

 
 

Incoming: 5,800 cows to Sylvester township…

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	These four free-stall barns will house the site’s 5,800 cows, milking and dairy. Calves and heifers will be raised off-site.

DNR grants final permit for Pinnacle Dairy to begin operations at feedlot on Decatur-Sylvester Road…

 
 

Nicholas Quint

Nicholas Quint

Nicholas M. Quint, age 76, of Janesville, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, April 20, 2018, in Benton, IL. He was born in Monroe, WI on June 1, 1941, the son of Nicholas M. and Elizabeth (Galauner) Quint. He married Jeane Briggs-Bump on October 24, 1986, in Janesville. Nick was a […]

 
 

Christine Fabian

Christine Fabian

Christine Rae Fabian, age 48 of Wrightstown, passed away early Friday, April 20, 2018 at her home surrounded by her loving family after a two-year battle with cancer.  She was born on December 6, 1969 in Broadhead, Wisconsin to the late Stanley and Ruth (Kummer) Meyers. On June 6, 1992 […]

 
 

4/25/18 Shopper

4/25/18 Shopper
 
 

Brodhead Jaycees name 2018 honorees

COURTESY PHOTO The Independent-Register
From left, Jason Reisterer, Beth Reisterer, Dave Olsen, McKenna Bump, and Stephanie Pinnow were
among nominees for awards from the Jaycees for their efforts throughout 2017 to help make Brodhead
a better place to live, work and raise a family.

On March 12, the Brodhead Jaycee’s hosted their Annual Community Awards Reception. The reception recognized Jaycee members, and outstanding members of the community.

 
 

4/18/18 Shopper

4/18/18 Shopper
 
 

Council swears in new officer, releases mortgage on Production Grinding building

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	Retiring Brodhead Police Officer Kathy Hammon swears in new officer Brandon Barnes at the April 10, 2018 City Council meeting.

By Ryan Broege, Editor — Outgoing Brodhead Police officer Kathy Hammon was honored for her 34 years of service with the force, where she started as a part-time dispatcher in 1984. Hammon was thanked for her service, and awarded a shadow box as a token of gratitude from the city. […]

 
 

Finance committee recommends wheel tax

Finance committee recommends wheel tax

By Ryan Broege, Editor — The Green County Finance and Accounting Committee voted unanimously Tuesday night to send a proposed wheel tax before the county board for a vote scheduled for the April 17 meeting. The tax would tack on $20 in registration fees to each of the roughly 30,000 […]