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A red 1999 Buick LeSabre and a 2012 Audi S4 collided head-on after the Audi was not able to pass multiple vehicles on M66 on Belvidere Township on Sunday.

UPDATE: Second person dies as a result of Sunday crash

Montcalm County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a two car crash on M-66 near Schmeid Road in Belvidere Township. The crash was reported at approximately 7:18 p.m. on Sunday. Two people have died as a result of the crash.

Montcalm County officials and Michigan State Police responded to the scene of a fatal two-car head-on collision Sunday evening. One woman died and three others were hospitalized. — Daily News/Emilee Nielsen

UPDATED: 1 dead, 3 injured in M-66 head-on collision

A woman was pronounced dead at the scene of a head-on collision just north of Six Lakes this evening.

At approximately 7:15 p.m., an Audi sedan and a Buick sedan collided head-on after each driver swerved to the west while traveling in opposite directions on M-66, near North Six Lakes Road and Cutler Road.

Members of the Greenville Planning Commission, from left, Chairman David Ralph, Vice Chairman Mike Gustin, city liaison Jeanne Cunliffe and member Greg VanderMark — surrounded by empty chairs — discuss Thursday the possibility of shrinking the board from nine to seven members in order to better have a quorum at meetings. (Daily News | Cory Smith)

Greenville Planning Commission goes without quorum … again

In the middle of discussion focused on amending a commercial zoning district downtown, the Greenville Planning Commission suddenly lacked a quorum Thursday evening.

The owner of the historic Greenville Furniture building at 400 S. Lafayette St. is hoping that an amendment to the zoning district in which his building is located will allow for second-story apartments to be constructed in the unit. (Daily News | Cory Smith)

Greenville’s historic furniture building may house second-story apartments

Renovations being done on the historic former Greenville Furniture building are coming to a temporary halt.

The Montcalm County PLUS Secretary of State office, located at 701 S. Greenville West Drive in Greenville, will be closed Monday through Friday for a remodeling project. (Daily News | Cory Smith)

Greenville Secretary of State office remodeled

Montcalm County’s Secretary of State office will be undergoing interior remodeling next week, providing improvements to customers and staff members.

Lakeview’s Anthony Blazo hits his tee shot on the par 3 hole No. 11 at Brookside Golf Course on April 23. - File photo

Greenville golfers win own invitational

Greenville’s golf team hosted an invitational amid cold, windy rainy conditions. The Yellow Jackets, along with the Lakeview Wildcats, Central Montcalm Green Hornets and Ithaca Yellowjackets made it through Thursday’s blustery conditions to play at The Links of Bowen Lake. The host Yellow Jackets made it through better, earning a team score of 290 to win the meet.

A custom wood bench memorializing Devon Morrison, a 10-year-old boy from Belding who drowned in the Flat River in 2013, was stolen this week. It is tan in color and has carvings of a boy fishing on it, a religious cross, and the phrase “don’t stop believing” inscribed on it, as well as Devon’s name. — Courtesy photo

Memorial bench stolen from mother’s yard in Belding

Police are investigating the theft of a bench that memorialized Devon Morrison, a 10-year-old Belding boy who drowned in the Flat River in 2013.

The bench was gifted to Devon’s mother, Shauna Green-Smith, and placed in her front yard at her home on Harrison Street.

Kindergarten students in Lina Ma’s class at Walnut Hills Elementary School play a game while speaking Mandarin in order to increase their understanding of the language. — Daily News/Emilee Nielsen

Walnut Hills students immersed in Chinese language program

Walnut Hills is one of four elementary schools in Greenville, and from the outside, it looks the same as the other schools in town.

The first hint that anything might be different comes when an observer looks at the lockers of kindergarten, first, second and third grade students. The lockers have name tags on them with names written in English, and below that, with Chinese characters.

Trucks traverse along M-57 in Greenville on Thursday afternoon at the intersection with M-91, two highways in Montcalm County that feature heavy industrial traffic. — Daily News/Cory Smith

Survey of local manufacturers to aid transportation needs

Not surprisingly, there is no shipping channel from Baldwin Lake to the shores of Lake Michigan, and The Flat River will never be wide or deep enough for industrial transportation.

Railways in Greenville once served as a beacon of industrial movement, but that time has passed, and they have since been converted into recreational trailways.

In about four years, this property in Stanton will look significantly different, as it will be the home to five baseball fields, a veteran’s memorial, hiking trails, disc golf course and more amenities. — Daily News/Mike Taylor

Veterans Memorial Park to be a ‘veritable campus’ in Stanton

Plans are firming up fast for the new Veterans Memorial Park and now Stanton’s City Commission is moving forward with gaining the financial wherewithal to turn those plans into reality.