LOCAL

Hastings Live summer music series underway

Old favorites and new tunes will be heard at the Thornapple Plaza, Hastings Spray Plaza and the Barry County Courthouse

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In My Opinion Crooked Lake flooding seeps closer to us all

Since 2017, we’ve been watching neighborhoods on Lower Crooked Lake slowly sinking under water. Sandbags, pumps and prayers are barely

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News Briefs

Hope Network open house is today; Hope Network has given Hastings citizens hope for 10 years and will celebrate with

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Airport management scrutinized through FOIAs by hangar lessee

Joan Van Houten Staff Writer;  The operation of the Hastings City/Barry County Airport in Hastings is being scrutinized by a

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Hastings Charter Township's back on the library board

Joan Van Houten Staff Writer; Hastings Charter Township will be represented on the Hastings Public Library Board beginning July 1,

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New lawyer sworn in by Barry County chief judge

Abigail L. Stover is sworn in to the practice of law in Hastings May 17 in Barry County Chief Judge

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Dr. Universe, How do plants know when it’s spring? Hannah, Age 3

Dr. Universe: How do plants know when it’s spring? Hannah. Dear Hannah, When we see little green plants sprouting up from

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Hastings student earns record 15 industry certifications

Hastings senior Corbin Hunter has earned 15 professional certifications while in high school. (Photo provided) Hastings High School career and

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