Independent Register

New trucking business keeps longtime Day name in Brodhead

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Bill Day and his wife Heather have launched a new business - Days Trucking - serving the Brodhead and state-line area, delivering crushed rock and forming gravel driveways.

By Tony Ends, Correspondent – Day is a family name familiar to many folks who’ve raised livestock with help of three generations of Days feed stores along the Green-Rock county line. As a child, Bill Day helped his grandpa Donald, Sr., just as soon as he could lift and carry […]

 
 

6/5/19 Brodhead Shopper

6/5/19 Brodhead Shopper
 
 

IDA FAESSLER

IDA FAESSLER

Ida Faessler, age 95, of Monroe, WI, died peacefully at Pleasant View Nursing Home, Monroe, on Tuesday, May 28, 2019.  She was born on Oct. 7, 1923 in Gonten, Switzerland, the daughter of Johann and Marie Mazenhauer.  Ida married August Faessler on Feb. 22, 1949 in Switzerland.  He passed away […]

 
 

Area student qualifies to compete at world’s largest junior high rodeo

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Rayelynn Johnson a sixth grade student at Brodhead Middle School has earned a position on the state/provincial National Junior High rodeo team.

Rayelynn Johnson a sixth grade student at Brodhead Middle School has earned a position on the state/provincial National Junior High rodeo team and will be traveling with fellow teammates to Huron, South Dakota, June 23 thru June 29, to compete at the 15th annual National Junior High Finals Rodeo in […]

 
 

Brodhead Memorial Public Library offers “A Universe of Stories”

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“A Universe of Stories!” is the theme for this sum-mer’s program at the Brodhead Memorial Public Library.

“A Universe of Stories!” is the theme for this summer’s program at the Brodhead Memorial Public Library. All ages are encouraged to participate in the Terrific Tuesday programs, reading activities, hands-on opportunities, and a variety of events based on the space theme. Your first mission is to register online, at […]

 
 

5/29/19 Brodhead Shopper

5/29/19 Brodhead Shopper
 
 

Elizabeth McGuire to compete in state “Fairest of the Fair” competition

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Elizabeth McGuire of Brodhead will compete in the state “Fairest of the Fair” competition.

Hello, my name is Elizabeth McGuire, daughter of Alan and Marcia McGuire.  I am a former graduate from Brodhead High School. Currently, I am a sophomore attending UW-Platteville with a double major in agricultural education and technology education. After graduation, I plan to become an agricultural and vocational technology teacher […]

 
 

Brodhead-Juda Cardinals fall to Monroe Cheesemakers

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Andrew Brockwell delivers a pitch in the game one victory over Monroe Saturday.  Brockwell took the win on the mound, allowing zero runs on four hits and striking out five.

By Trenten Scheidegger, Correspondent – The Brodhead-Juda Cardinals and the Monroe Cheesemakers faced off for a double header Satuday, May 11, in Brodhead as a make up game from a snowy Saturday a couple of weeks ago.  The Cardinals took game one 4-0, but couldn’t overcome miscues to hold their […]

 
 

Brodhead library may expand use of its program room

By Dan Moeller, Correspondent – The Brodhead library may expand the use of its program room to allow private gatherings. The library board last Monday decided to have library director Angela Noel draft a change in library policy for future board action. The change would allow use of the room […]

 
 

5/22/19 Brodhead Shopper

5/22/19 Brodhead Shopper