COUNTY NEWS

County board plans strategy for August election

 

Rebecca Pierce

Editor

Barry County commissioners unanimously committed to a work plan to go to voters in August 2020 for

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Hastings school board OKs personnel for 2019-20 school year

Hastings Area School System board made the following personnel changes on Monday, Aug. 19:

• Accepted the retirement of Shelley Winegar,

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M-66 repairs taking longer, costing more

Greg Chandler

Staff Writer

A major resurfacing project on M-66 east of Lake Odessa will take longer than expected to

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KAMA success highlighted at BIE luncheon

Travis Alden, president of the Barry County Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Alliance, welcomed guests at the annual Business,

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Baltimore Township approves recreational marijuana sales

Luke Froncheck

Staff Writer

Baltimore Township officials believe they are the first in Barry County to approve recreational marijuana use

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Johnstown Township buys new phone system

Luke Froncheck

Staff Writer

Johnstown Township voted to update its phone system during the board's regular meeting Wednesday, Aug. 8.

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Barry County board debates how best to support broadband efforts

 

 

Editor

 

Barry County Commissioners are interested in broadband expansion in the county -- and they agreed to write a letter of

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TK board approves $42.8 million bond proposal resolution

Karen Turko-Ebright

Contributing Writer

The Thornapple Kellogg School Board of Education Monday approved a resolution calling for a special school

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