COUNTY NEWS

Buckled roadway surprises motorists east of Hastings

A concrete slab on the north side of westbound M-43 in Hastings buckled so badly July 3, some surprised motorists

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County commissioners agree to cover cost of COA roof repairs

Barry County Commissioners opted to pay for Commission on Aging roof repairs despite disagreement about who should pay for it.

The

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Barry Township to move forward with potential water tower

Luke Froncheck

Staff Writer

A water tower may be in the works for the community of Delton.

Barry Township trustees voted

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M-43 pumping expedited, road may open today

Luke Froncheck

Staff Writer

Swamp draining is underway in Barry County and M-43 is likely to open this week, county

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Lake flooding abounds in Barry County

Luke Froncheck

Staff Writer

Eight lakes in Barry County are in a state of flooding, county Drain Commissioner Jim Dull

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Nightmare on Upper Crooked Lake

Luke Froncheck, Staff Writer, reports Upper Crooked Lake residents Brian and Karry Taylor live in a flood-filled house. They have

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Barry Intermediate School District proceeds with appeal

Luke Froncheck, Staff Writer, reports the Barry Intermediate School District is in the process of appealing a decision handed down

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Open M-43? They'll have to drain the swamp

Luke Froncheck, Staff Writer, reports that to open flood-plagued M-43, the state and Barry County will have to drain a

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