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Michigan lags behind most states when it comes to recycling and so our state’s Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is looking at ways to make it easier for Michiganders to do their part. We are all for finding ways to keep waste out of landfills, but we’re not fans of one change this group is considering. The idea being mulled is to create regional recycling centers where bottles and cans could be returned. In addition, some local retailers would be allowed to opt out of being a return site for bottles and cans.
The Howard City Police Department is searching for a man who is missing and may be in danger. Roger Walker, 37, was last seen walking from his home located in Howard City at approximately 3 p.m. Sunday. He was reported missing today by family members.
It’s seldom easy to find the words “fun” and “healthy” fitting together during one single activity, unless, that is, you can find a way to create an activity such as one that exercises the body while bringing hundreds of students, friends and family members together for a good cause. On Saturday, the second annual Baldwin Heights Elementary School “Walk-A-Thon” accomplished just that.
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The Daily News has received four Michigan Press Association (MPA) awards, along with two honorable mentions.
Lakeview’s offense was unstoppable, its was defense just as good. The combination of the Wildcats offense and defense led to a dominating 52-6 homecoming victory over CSAA rival Hesperia on Saturday afternoon at Kos Field.
The Montcalm County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a report of a hit and run crash that sent a man to the hospital. At approximately 1:55 p.m. Sunday, it was reported that a 32-year-old Pierson man was traveling south on Bass Lake Road near Cannonsville Road on his bicycle when he was struck from behind.
n their annual Day to Believe game, the Belding Redskins looked like a group that never gave up hope despite trailing visiting Allendale 32-20 in the fourth quarter. After giving up scores on a 94-yard punt return touchdown by Falcon junior Nate Couturier and a fumble return by senior Jon Nielsen for another in the third, the Redskins battled back with a late score in the fourth and a defensive stop to give them a shot to win with 2:00 left.
Both the Greenville Yellow Jackets and West Catholic Falcons came into Friday’s game fighting for its playoff lives. Unfortunately, only one team could win. And unfortunately, for the Yellow Jackets, it wasn’t them.