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SPORTS GALORE: Agree to disagree

Sports fans are some of the most opinionated people I know. Yes, I am one of those people. We are not always correct, but we do have a passion for our favorite teams and the sports topic of the day.

The Carson City Council voted at their Aug. 20 meeting to accept an offer from Ron Ray who wanted to donate his property to the city. The property at 318 and 320 4th Street was condemned by the Montcalm County Building Department in 2011. — Courtesy photo

Condemned property could become Carson City park

A condemned eyesore property in Carson City now has a chance at becoming a charming park. The Carson City Council voted at their Aug. 20 meeting to accept an offer from Ron Ray who wanted to donate his property to the city.


Carson City finalizes land sale to Carson Health

After almost eight months of negotiations, a purchase/sale agreement has been finalized between Carson City and Carson Health. The Carson City Council approved selling the former water tower property to Carson Health at the Aug. 20 council meeting. The property was appraised at $36,000, but the hospital offered $20,000, which the council accepted.


Funeral Notices — Friday, September 6, 2013

Funeral notices for Friday, September 6, 2013

Carson City-Crystal works on its offense during a practice this season. The Eagles are 1-0 on the season after last week’s win over Saginaw Michigan Lutheran Seminary.

CC-Crystal picks up football forfeit

Carson City-Crystal’s foot- ball team won’t have a game to play Friday. That’s because Manistee Catholic Central, the Eagles’ Friday opponent, has for- feited the game instead of coming to Carson City to play.


Edmore loan committee turns down offer from Maxfields

After five years of silence, the Edmore Economic Loan Fund Development Committee has finally met. Their first action? A recommendation against accepting a proposed reduced loan payment plan from the Maxfield siblings.

Black Locust Farms LLC in Stanton is a third-generation family farm owned and operated by, from left, Jack and Kellie Jeppesen, and Pam and Tom Jeppesen. — Courtesy photo

Breakfast on the Farm event set for Saturday

You wouldn’t think making breakfast would be such a big deal. But when you’re doing it for well over 1,000 people, that can change in a hurry. Volunteers for this year’s Breakfast on the Farm, slated for 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, have already distributed 1,389 tickets, and that number is expected to grow by the day of the event.


Funeral Notices for Sept. 5, 2013

Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013


UPDATE: Motorcyclist ID’d after fatal accident

A man has been identified as the victim of a fatal accident when his motorcycle and a car collided Thursday morning near Edmore. Michigan State Police troopers and Lakeview police officers responded to the crash at 5:29 a.m. at M-46 and Cedar Lake Road just east of the village of Edmore.

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Teen with lengthy criminal record arrested on scrap metal theft charges

A local teenager who was the target of an investigation regarding the theft of scrap metal was arrested Monday after attempting to flee from law enforcement.