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Montcalm Township hires attorney for possible lawsuits

MONTCALM TOWNSHIP – Montcalm Township moved to hire an attorney for possible upcoming lawsuits regarding a burial plot at East Montcalm Cemetery on M-91.


Howard City has new recycling facility

HOWARD CITY — A new recycling facility is slated to open Friday in Howard City.
The unmanned drop-off facility is located in the northeast corner of Leppink’s parking lot at 730 W. Shaw St. The site will be open 24 hours per day.


Wastewater treatment plant one step closer to expansion

GREENVILLE — Lansing’s Granger Construction Co. was awarded the bid for the expansion of Greenville’s wastewater treatment plant.


Crystal board discusses, approves projects

CRYSTAL — Remodeling work is nearly under way at the Crystal Community Center. In preparation for EightCAP’s Head Start program and the Crystal Community Library to move in, the township board accepted bids on several construction projects. “This is an important step in seeing some change take place,” said Township Clerk Bob Naumann. The community [...]

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Belding to celebrate historic district

BELDING — Downtown Belding will be buzzing with excitement this weekend as the city celebrates its newly established historic district.

Lakeview’s Lauren Jaquays (7) hits an attack between the attempted block of Reed City’s Jacolyn Millins (5) and Michaela Reed during the first game of the team’s match Monday night.

Lakeview netters drop pair of CSAA matches

Lakeview’s volleyball team started out with a bang, noted coach Tammy Dey. But recent matches have given the Wildcats fits.

Jessica Bohner

Greenville golfers prep for state finals

The Greenville Yellow Jackets girls golf team will compete in the Division 2 state finals for a third consecutive season this weekend. Greenville qualified by finishing in second place at regionals on Friday at Egypt Valley Country Club. The Yellow Jackets shot 343, just behind the 334 of two-time defending state champion Muskegon Mona Shores.

Lakeview's Dillon Wood tackles Tyler Hanks of Morley Stanwood on Saturday at Kos Field.

Mohawks’ offense too much for Lakeview

The Morley Stanwood Mohawks offense was unstoppable Saturday. Literally. The Mohawks scored touchdowns on seven of eight possessions in a 49-27 victory to spoil homecoming for the Lakeview Wildcats at Kos Field. The only drive Morley Stanwood failed to score on was its final drive when the game clock expired inside the 10-yard line.


GHS golfers qualify for the state finals

The Greenville Yellow Jackets girls golf used a great performance on Friday at the Division 2 regionals to qualify for the state finals this weekend.

Ed Gilbert

WOODS AND WATERS: Things changing at deer camp for the ‘aged’

The archery deer season is in full swing and I can help but notice how things are changing in out hunting camp.