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Montcalm County officials still debating dog kennel rules

Proposed changes to Montcalm County’s dog kennel ordinance are likely headed to a public hearing.

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Montcalm County military department may have its coordinator

The newly established Montcalm County Department of Military and Veteran Services is one step closer to becoming a reality.

Belding’s Blake Rodarmer tries to turn Sparta’s Dave Mosher over during the teams’ dual meet Wednesday night. - Daily News/Chip Burch

Belding wrestlers spilt at FH Northern

elding’s wrestling team had been cruising along without a loss in the first half of the season. Then they ran into one of the toughest teams in the O-K Blue Conference.

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ROUNDUP: Prep scores from Wednesday, Jan. 14

TRI COUNTY WINS A PAIR: The Vikings hosted Newaygo and Reed City in a CSAA-Gold triangular Wednesday night and came away with a pair of wins. Tri County slaughtered the Lions 65-3 and beat the Coyotes 49-25…

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Funeral Notices for Jan. 15, 2015

Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015

A Greenville man was critically injured today after a pick-up truck he was driving left the road, rolled down a hill and landed in a swamp. — Courtesy photo

JUST IN: Greenville man critically injured in rollover accident into swamp

A Greenville man was critically injured after a pick-up truck he was driving left the road, rolled down a hill and landed in a swamp.

Montcalm County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the accident around 11:18 a.m. Wednesday on Grow Road south of M-57.

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Lakeview Village Council reconsiders snow removal rule

Maybe you can successfully challenge local government.

That seems to be the case after heated public comments at Monday’s meeting of the Lakeview Village Council swayed the opinions of some council members.

From left, Belding City Council members Dennis Cooper, Mike Scheid, Jerry Lallo, Mayor Ron Gunderson, Mayor Pro Tem Tom Jones and City Manager Meg Mullendore discuss how to proceed with appointing new members of the Zoning Board of Appeals during a work session at the Pere Marquette Depot in Belding on Jan. 6. — File photo

Belding Zoning Board of Appeals to be reinstated with new members

Seven months after it was absorbed by the Belding City Council, one of this city’s committees is officially on its way to being reinstated.

Members of Belding City Council met on Jan. 6 for a work session to decide how to proceed with reinstating the five-member Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) through dialog and brainstorming.

Lakeview’s Nate Shurlow looks to make a pass with Greenville’s Keegan Cossou guarding during Tuesday’s game at Greenville. - Daily News/Bruce Bentley

Lakeview remains perfect with win at Greenville

Lakeview’s Jon Hansen went diving. John Zuluaga-Torres did the same. It was their effort that saved the basketball from going out of bounds. Hansen’s dive was near mid court, Zuluaga-Torres was along the baseline. The end result was a game defining three-pointer from Caleb Rubalcaba.

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ROUNDUP: Prep scores from Tuesday, Jan. 13

Vestaburg 81, Farwell 34: The Wolverines mercied the Eagles in a non-conference game to remain undefeated this season. Jared Hilden led Vestaburg with 19, Collin Dove added 17 and Mitchell Sellers added 12 to the win…