Independent Register

Paying respects to a Brodhead sports hero

By Trenten Scheidegger, Correspondent – The Brodhead community lost a tremendous sports advocate, and even better man during the past week.  Tom Nipple has nearly impacted every single Brodhead citizen’s life in one way or another.  Tom was involved in the Brodhead sports community for perhaps longer than anyone else.  […]

 
 

THOMAS R. NIPPLE

THOMAS R. NIPPLE

Thomas R. Nipple is now “safe” at “home” in the arms of Jesus. He was born on July 2, 1960 in Monroe, WI, and died at home on June 18, 2019. Tom was the son of Lawrence and Joyce (Zimmerman) Nipple. He married the love of his life, Andi Vogel, […]

 
 

Newspaper office to move across the street

Newspaper office to move across the street

Change is effective June 27 The office of the Brodhead Independent Register and Shopping News will move to a new location as of Thursday, June 27. But we’re not moving far. The newspaper office will move across the street in downtown Brodhead to 917 W. Exchange St. Readers may stop […]

 
 

6/19/19 Brodhead Shopper

6/19/19 Brodhead Shopper
 
 

PAULINE JOYCE SCHUPBACH

PAULINE JOYCE SCHUPBACH

Pauline Joyce Schupbach, age 75, of Brodhead, passed away on Wednesday, June 12, 2019, at the Monroe Clinic Hospice Home, Monroe, WI. She was born on Aug. 10, 1943 in Janesville, WI, the daughter of Raymond and Harriet (Hartman) Kundert. She married Gary A. Schupbach on Dec. 29, 1962 at […]

 
 

ROSE MARIE SCHNEIDER

ROSE MARIE SCHNEIDER

Rose Marie Schneider, age 87, formerly of Brodhead, passed away on Saturday, June 15, 2019, at St. Elizabeth Manor, Footville, WI. She was born on Feb. 1, 1932 in Mobridge, SD, the daughter of John and Alice (Thompson) Tearman. She married Marvin Schneider. Rose was always a cheerful person. She […]

 
 

Nursing Assistant class offered at Brodhead High School

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Nursing Assistants
With a shortage of CNAs, and many healthcare ma-jors requiring prior healthcare experience, this new venture presents a wonderful opportunity for Brod-head High School and Blackhawk Technical College  students. We would like to recognize and congratulate the following individuals: front row: Kaylee Homerding (Monroe High School), Rhianna Teubert, Hailey Hartwig; back row: Laura Powers BSN, Morgan Heinle, Addison Ommodt, Abbey Johnson, and Payton Hauser. Students with questions may contact Jennifer Flory, Brodhead High School Counselor.

Brodhead High School and Blackhawk Technical College partnered together to offer a Nursing Assistant class at Brodhead High School, an exciting first for BHS. The course was offered in hybrid fashion, meaning that the bookwork was done online, with the lab and clinical portions being taught in person. While students […]

 
 

Graduate program announces awards for teaching and mentoring

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Evan Glasgow of Brodhead shown on the right and mentoring a student received the 2019 Denton Award for Graduate Student Excellence in Teaching and Mentoring

The Integrated Program in Biochemistry (IPiB) is pleased to continue its commitment to teaching and mentorship by announcing the 2019 graduate student awards that celebrate these important aspects of the program. The awards were given out at the IPiB Summer Reception on Friday, June 7. Evan Glasgow of Brodhead and […]

 
 

6/12/19 Brodhead Shopper

6/12/19 Brodhead Shopper
 
 

FRIEDA E. BUFTON

FRIEDA E. BUFTON

Frieda E. Bufton passed away on Tuesday, June 4, 2019, at Woods Crossing Nursing Home, Brodhead, WI. She was born in Glidden, WI, the daughter of Frank and Lena (Flick) Heyel. Frieda was the youngest of four children and the last surviving member of her family. She had worked as […]