COUNTY NEWS

Special meeting will focus on Yankee Springs hall renovations

Greg Chandler

Staff Writer

The Yankee Springs Township board will hold a public hearing Saturday, Jan. 11, to hear from

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County board fills leadership roles

EditorCommissioner Vivian Conner, newly re-elected vice-chairwoman (left) with fellow board member Dan Parker and Chairwoman Heather Wing gather after

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Blue Zones ‘Big Know’ drops Jan 1

Luke Froncheck

Staff Writer

Blue Zones activation in Barry County is underway, and its first big initiative came with the

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New year, new superintendent, new city manager, new Blue Zones, and more

Rebecca Pierce

Editor

Barry County is starting a new decade with some projects and new leaders in key posts.

Hastings Area

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Kalamo body exhumed in unsolved mystery

Police and medical personnel prepare to exhume a body at Hillside Cemetery in Kalamo. (Photo provided)

Taylor Owens

Staff Writer

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Performing arts center debuts; Steinway celebrated

 

Hastings music teacher Melinda Smalley is one of many people – students and adults – invited to play the Steinway

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Svihl, Welker named Athena winners

Carol Svihl

Outstanding leadership in the community by Carol Svihl and Emily Welker have earned them this year's Athena awards, the

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Unusual weather impacts county

EF-0 tornado hit the Maple Grove area near Barryville Road May 20. Winds reached up to 80 miles an

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