Members of Belding City Council discussed Tuesday evening the possibility of implementing two new ordinances during first readings.
After 386 days without a new contract in place, the Belding Area Schools Board of Education and Belding Education Association (BEA) teachers union have at last agreed on a tentative contract.
The terms of the contract, however, have yet to be decided, and are in the hands of one man who will make those terms clear and binding.
The Ionia County Board of Commissioners has been talking for years about building a new central services facility. After last Tuesday’s meeting, the board is back to square one, according to Chairwoman Julie Calley. The board unanimously voted to set a preliminary budget of $2.5 million for a new facilities project.
A motorcyclist was critically injured after being struck by a pickup truck Monday afternoon. Ionia County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the accident at the intersection of Fisk Road and Storey Road (M-91).
Two Belding men were injured in a serious accident shortly before noon today on M-91 just north of Candlestone Inn. Deputies from the Ionia County Sheriff’s Office responded to the accident between Storey Road and Fisk Road around 11:48 a.m.
With a simple concept, one Belding resident is trying to reach out and bring her community together.
Her idea? When it comes to goods and services — buy local.
It comes as no surprise that one of Ionia’s proudest and highly celebrated traditions has evolved through 100 years of history.
On Aug. 16, 1915, the first Ionia Free Fair began with an automobile parade, with hundreds of residents and visitors participating with decorated cars.
A property that once housed a cherished clock tower but now sits as a vacant field of grass may finally find itself available for public use.
Teachers at Belding Area Schools have been without a new contract for exactly one year today. Negotiations between the school district and Belding Education Association (BEA) teachers’ union began shortly before the previous contract expired on June 30, 2014.
One man was injured around 8:15 p.m. Monday in a single vehicle accident at the corner of Kenwood Avenue and Orchard Street.