What to expect at Monday's jail/COA forum

Barry County residents who attend Monday's forum to discuss what do to about the  jail and Commission on Aging buildings

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Ionia County dissolves road commission

Taylor Owens

Staff Writer

The Ionia County Board of Commissioners voted to dissolve the road commission and create a new

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A collective community voice wins the day for Royal Coach project


Contributing Writer


After a high-stakes meeting with a representative from the Michigan State Housing Development Authority on Oct.

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Southeastern Elementary gets surprise $2,500

Accepting a $2,500 check from SpartanNash for Southeastern Elementary School Tuesday are representatives from both the school and SpartanNash (from

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King's Appliances has new owner

Formers owners (from left) Tim King, Mike King, and their dad, Ivan, have turned the long-standing family business over to

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Only school proposals on November ballot

J-Ad News Services

Residents of nine Barry County townships will see items on the Nov. 5 ballot, all of which

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County OKs $17.8M general fund budget for 2020

Rebecca Pierce


Barry County will operate a $17.8 million general fund budget for calendar year 2020 and levy taxes

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Thanking the Baums

School, community come together to express appreciation for the family's generosity over the years


Hastings Area Schools will host an open

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