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County commissioners unanimous in support of consent

Barry County Vice Chairwoman Vivian Conner ran the county commissioners' meeting Tuesday in the absence of Chairwoman Heather Wing, who

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City grapples with end-of-life IT issues

Hastings City councilwoman Brenda McNabb-Stange said the council must share the blame for failing to see that IT equipment was

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Commissioners get campaign advice

Rebecca Pierce

Editor

 

The next step in the process to get Barry County residents on board with a plan to

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City sets table for 2020

Rebecca Pierce

Editor

The City of Hastings has a new mayor pro tem.

John Ressiguie was elected as pro tem during

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Hastings man faces 10 felonies after police standoff

Terry Jack Rose

Taylor Owens

Staff Writer

A 6½-hour standoff in Hastings led to an arrest and 10 felony charges against

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Middleville family welcomes county’s first baby of 2020

Daniel Sobek was born Jan. 2 to Matt and Kathryn Sobek. He checked in at 9 pounds.

 

A Middleville family became

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Pennock Hospital enacts visitor restrictions

Officials at Spectrum Health Pennock Hospital in Hastings are joining other West Michigan hospitals in putting restrictions on visitors. Those

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The secret to fair roads in Barry County

Greg Chandler

Staff Writer

            Barry County Road Commission officials subscribe to the old adage “an ounce of prevention is

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