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Jail, Commission on Aging forum prompts criticism, questions

Barry County commissioners were asked not to speak or participate in the forum. From left are: Howard Gibson, Jon Smelker,

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Spectrum Pennock hosts active shooter training

Police sweep through the Spectrum Pennock Medical Arts building.

Taylor Owens

Staff Writer

After nearly a year

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Maupin is Family Support Center’s new executive director

Linda Maupin recently joined the Family Support Center of Barry County as the new executive director.

Her background includes 35 years

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Prosecutor adds 27 felony counts to Orangeville homicides case

Jon Burnett in an earlier court proceeding.

Pierce

Editor

Barry County resident Jon Burnett now faces 35 felony counts in

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Foundation creates fund to honor Moyer, Steward – and preserve the arts they loved

Rebecca Pierce

Editor

A new fund created by the Barry Community Foundation is intended to preserve Hastings' premiere arts center

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Hastings schools offer heartfelt thanks to Baum family

Larry and Earlene Baum are the guests of honor at the Hastings Area School System’s open house Monday.

Rebecca

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Swim program hopes to help teammate kick cancer

Thornapple Kellogg junior Lydia Cole urges on her Delton Kellogg-Thornapple Kellogg-Hastings teammate Daisy Nowinsky as she counts laps for her

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Rare trial, unusual verdict spark speculation about what went on in jury room

Rebecca Pierce

Editor

A rare jury trial in Barry County last Friday resulted in a split verdict on 10 counts

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