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Ionia man drunkenly steals, crashes semi-tractor near Sheridan

An 27-year-old Ionia man was hospitalized with severe injuries after allegedly drunkenly stealing a semi-tractor Saturday morning, speeding away and crashing it shortly thereafter.


Funeral notices for May 30, 2015

Funeral notices for Saturday, May 30, 2015


Consumers Energy taking emergency electric interruption in Greenville

An electric outage to perform emergency repairs will interrupt service to 3,100 Consumers Energy customers in the downtown Greenville and surrounding areas for up to three hours beginning at 9 p.m. tonight.


Speeding Greenville teen causes accident on M-57

A Greenville teenager was ticketed for careless driving after rear-ending another vehicle on M-57 last week. The Michigan State Police responded to the accident, which occurred around 2:15 p.m. Thursday near Berridge Road.


JUST IN: New York man injured in rollover accident

Deputies from the Montcalm County Sheriff’s Department are investigating a one-car rollover accident that took place around 12:12 a.m. Tuesday.

According to police, Jacob Cameron, 19, of New York, lost control of his Chevy Blazer while attempting to stop near the intersection of South Berridge Road and M-57. The vehicle rolled onto its roof on the north side of the road.


JUST IN: Howard City man injured in car-tree crash

Montcalm County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a single vehicle accident that took place around 5:30 p.m. Monday in the 8400 block of Garbow Road.

Investigators say a tan Toyota Corolla, driven by Scott Huff, 46, of Howard City, left the road and struck a tree. At the scene, police discovered Huff lying unconscious in the grass near the burning car.


Funeral Notices for Saturday, May 23, 2015

Read funeral notices for Saturday, May 23, 2015.

Cory Smith

Smith takes 3 firsts in Associated Press awards

For the second straight year, The Daily News has been recognized as one of Michigan’s top three newspapers with a daily circulation under 10,000.
Staff Writer Cory Smith’s six awards, including three first places, led the way for The Daily News at Sunday’s Michigan Associated Press Media Editors association annual convention in Lansing.

This pick-up truck was involved in an accident this afternoon in front of Jorgi's Marketplace on the north side of Greenville. — Daily News/Elisabeth Waldon

UPDATE: Gowen man injured in M-91 accident on north side of Greenville

The Michigan State Police are investigating a two-vehicle crash that occurred at 2:40 p.m. Thursday on M-91 south of Wise Road.

The accident occurred in front of Jorgi’s Marketplace at 6403 S. Greenville Road (M-91).

Christopher Stanton

CC-C grad is new veteran resource representative

Veterans at Mid-Michigan Community College now have access to a new program launched by the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency and the Michigan College Access Network.

The program, known as the Michigan Veteran Education Initiative, places a veteran resource representative on college campuses throughout the state, to help provide one-on-one support and help with the transition from soldier to student.