Montcalm County officials not only need to stop a bleeding budget — they need to perform open heart surgery on the county’s entire business model.
Montcalm County’s two building inspectors are getting their first wage increase in more than a decade. The Montcalm County Board of Commissioners voted 8-1 on Monday to approve a recommendation from the county’s Finance & Personnel committee earlier this month.
The Montcalm County Jail will be short an administrator and a corrections officer for at least another month. The Montcalm County Board of Commissioners reviewed a request Monday from Sheriff Bill Barnwell to fill the vacant jail administrator position, as well as a vacant corrections officer position.
A Lyons man was airlifted to a hospital Friday afternoon after a suspected drunken driving accident.
One man has been convicted and fined after dumping garbage at a Montcalm County recycling site, putting a face to a countywide problem.
A Belding woman acted in lawful self-defense when she fatally shot her boyfriend eight times after he attacked her while on multiple drugs in front of their child. Ionia County Prosecutor Kyle Butler issued the legal ruling on Friday.
A Belding woman acted in lawful self-defense when she fatally shot her boyfriend eight times after he attacked her while on multiple drugs in front of their child.
The Ionia County Prosecutor’s Office issued the ruling this afternoon.
The hottest races in this year’s primary election include two state representative districts, two county sheriffs, circuit court judge and … Belvidere Township? Quiet little Belvidere Township in Six Lakes has 17 candidates contesting four seats on the township board.
Anyone who is struggling with a drug addiction or has a loved one who is struggling knows how impossible the situation can feel. Montcalm County’s fourth annual Recovery Symposium aims to encourage and inspire these people.
The Howard City Village Council is considering purchasing and demolishing a blighted house in the village.
The property is one of 53 parcels that went into foreclosure this year in Montcalm County due to delinquent taxes from 2013.