News
Sparrow Carson Health President and CEO Matt Thompson, left, presents a donation in the amount of $2,000, on behalf of the Carson Foundation, to Carson City Police Department Chief Dave Ellis. The donation will be used to purchase new uniforms for officers within the department. — Daily News/Cory Smith

In a “win-win” situation for this community and its local hospital, a partnership for dedicated law enforcement will continue for another year. Members of the Carson City Council voted 5-0 on Tuesday — with Councilman Kurt Keiffer absent — to renew a one-year contract for dedicated police coverage by the Carson City Police Department for Sparrow Carson Hospital.

Turners honored for Crystal’s Fourth of July

Posted in: Local Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

They were both born the same year (1925) and they both grew up in Crystal. However, Paul and Arlene Turner didn’t meet until young adults at the close of World War II. They married and spent their lives together in Crystal, serving this lakeside community in many ways over the decades.

Seven Sisters Quilt Shop purchases former Bloomer Township Hall

Posted in: Local Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

The next quorum held in the former Bloomer Township Hall will likely be a quilting quorum.

Rachel Hubler and Katherine Maiga, sisters and owners of Seven Sisters Quilt Shop in downtown Carson City, recently purchased the old township hall at 217 W. Sherman St. The Bloomer Township Hall offices relocated to 9890 E. Carson City Road (M-57) last year.

Hubbardston clashes over Community Center, councilwoman resigns

Posted in: Local Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

A back-to-back pair of explosive meetings in this village resulted in multiple allegations about the community center and the resignation of a councilwoman. The following synopsis is from official village meeting minutes.

Sports
Carson City-Crystal’s Kaitlin Beyer reaches a corner during the 3,200-meter relay at Montabella this season. - Daily News/Bruce Bentley

The 2015 season was the last for Carson City-Crystal track coach Marcus LeGrand, as he is leaving the position. LeGrand went out on top, winning the first conference championship for the Eagle boys since 1983.

First-timer wins 4-H Fair Demo Derby

Posted in: Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local Monday, June 29th, 2015

Kathleen Courtright of Howard City had never entered a demolition derby in her life. Courtright decided to enter the one at the Montcalm County 4-H Fair Saturday night. She won it.

THE REVIEW: Keeping it in the family

Posted in: Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local Monday, June 29th, 2015

You don’t have to look far within the Detroit Tigers to see that family runs deep within the organization. Prior to the Major League Baseball amateur draft, a mention of the name “Castellanos” instantly drew attention to third baseman Nick Castellanos, but as the cards laid themselves on the table, Nick will no longer be the only member of the family within the confines of the franchise.

LeGrand goes out on top with CC-Crystal track

Posted in: High School, Sports Top Story Friday, June 26th, 2015

The 2015 season was the last for Carson City-Crystal track coach Marcus LeGrand, as he is leaving the position. LeGrand went out on top, winning the first conference championship for the Eagle boys since 1983.

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  • Carson City Council renews police coverage agreement with Sparrow Carson Hospital

    Friday, June 19th, 2015
    Posted in: Local, News Top Story

    In a “win-win” situation for this community and its local hospital, a partnership for dedicated law enforcement will continue for another year. Members of the Carson City Council voted 5-0 on Tuesday — with Councilman Kurt Keiffer absent — to renew a one-year contract for dedicated police coverage by the Carson City Police Department for Sparrow Carson Hospital.

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  • Carson City police officer recognized for saving life

    Thursday, June 18th, 2015
    Posted in: CC.Slider, Local, News Top Story

    Police Officer Phil Andres was on a routine patrol of the Carson City Regional Correctional Facility when he suddenly found himself summoned to the most intense emergency call of his young career. On April 20, while patrolling the perimeter of the prison, the Carson City officer received a call for assistance with a patient who was “unresponsive and not breathing.”

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  • SPORTS GALORE: MLB All-Star game vote turning into a joke

    Wednesday, June 17th, 2015
    Posted in: Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local

    Major League Baseball All-Star game starting position players have been selected by fans continually since 1970. Prior to 1970, the voting process changed many times between fans, players and managers for both starting and reserve positions.

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  • CC-Crystal completes 1st year with soccer program

    Wednesday, June 17th, 2015
    Posted in: High School

    Carson City-Crystal had a girls soccer program for the first time in 2015. The Eagles, who were not affiliated with any conference, were 2-9 in the inaugural season. Coach Ashley Seals said the first year was “phenomenal.”

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