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Driver injured in t-bone crash Post travels to Rocky Mountains Men of Honor program Spreading Kindness BUSINESS BIT: West Michigan Collision Howard City student contributes to art exhibit
 
Driver injured in t-bone crash

Driver injured in t-bone crash

A young woman suffered severe injuries Tuesday afternoon and was transported to Butterworth hospital by Aeromed after her car was t-boned by a pickup truck at Indian Lakes and Algoma Avenue.

Driver injured in t-bone crash
Post travels to Rocky Mountains

Post travels to Rocky Mountains

The Post traveled to the top of Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado, 11,800 feet, well above the timberline, with Mary Ann Misner and John Cornell, both of Cedar Springs

Post travels to Rocky Mountains
Men of Honor program

Men of Honor program

A group of young men from Cedar Springs traveled to Neebish Island in the Upper Peninsula this past summer on a mission trip and showed their character by helping some of the elderly with yard work. 

Men of Honor program
Spreading Kindness

Spreading Kindness

Just spreading the love for Kindness month with some very sweet 1st graders. “We just really care about each other” was the quote that inspired the student-initiated group hug!

Spreading Kindness
BUSINESS BIT: West Michigan Collision

BUSINESS BIT: West Michigan Collision

If you are looking for an auto shop to fix your car, you might want to check out West Michigan Collision.

BUSINESS BIT: West Michigan Collision
Howard City student contributes to art exhibit

Howard City student contributes to art exhibit

MCC art exhibit opens Nov. 20… Montcalm Community College presents its annual Winter Artists’ Market art exhibit and sale Nov. 20-21, Nov. 27-30 and Dec. 4-7.

Howard City student contributes to art exhibit
Driver injured in t-bone crash

Driver injured in t-bone crash

16 November 2017

A young woman suffered severe injuries Tuesday afternoon and was transported to Butterworth hospital by Aeromed after her car was t-boned by a pickup truck at Indian Lakes and Algoma Avenue.

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City swears in winners of election

City swears in winners of election

16 November 2017

There is a new face on the Cedar Springs City Council after last week’s election. Lisa Atchison was sworn in Thursday evening, November 9, along with Gerald Hall

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One killed in rollover crash on Northland Drive

One killed in rollover crash on Northland Drive

16 November 2017

Police believe that alcohol and poor road conditions contributed to a fatal crash last week on Northland Drive, north of 18 Mile Rd, in Nelson Township.

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Reward offered for information in gun theft

16 November 2017

  A reward of $5,000 is being offered for information that leads to recovering the guns stolen recently from the Family Farm and Home in Cedar Springs. According to Sgt. Joel Roon, with the Kent County Sheriff Department, ATF (Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms) is putting up $2,500, and the National Shooting Sports Association is matching […]

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GR Fire promotes Algoma man 

GR Fire promotes Algoma man 

16 November 2017

On Tuesday, November 07, 2017, the Grand Rapids Fire Department promoted Battalion Chief Ronald G. Tennant, of Algoma Township, to Deputy Fire Chief, support services.

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Consultant to CS Board: “You have to start working together”

16 November 2017

By Judy Reed The Cedar Springs Board of Education heard some straight talk last month from the MASB consultant who went over the results of the board’s self-assessment. Scott Morrell, from the Michigan Association of School Boards, told the Cedar Springs Board of Education that when he looks at them, he sees possibilities. But when […]

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Board of Education adopts governance standards

16 November 2017

  The Cedar Springs Board of Education took a major step toward demonstrating its commitment to governing effectively on behalf of the students and communities it serves by formally adopting the Board of Education Governance Standards at its meeting on November 13, 2017.   “After working with Mr. Scott Morrell, from the Michigan Association of School […]

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Fight breaks out near US Post office

16 November 2017

  The Kent County Sheriff’s Department was dispatched to the area of the U.S. Post Office on Cherry Street, in Cedar Springs, on Monday evening, November 13, at about 8:55 p.m., to a large fight involving 10-15 people. According to Sgt. Joel Roon, there were conflicting statements as to who started the fight. Minor injuries […]

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City changes water meter reading schedule

City changes water meter reading schedule

16 November 2017

Many residents in the City of Cedar Springs will notice that this month’s water bill shows that it is an estimated reading. That is because the City will temporarily go to quarterly manual readings, with two months estimated and the third month being an actual reading, while they continue the process of upgrading all water […]

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Dangerous Months for Deer/Vehicle Crashes 

Dangerous Months for Deer/Vehicle Crashes 

16 November 2017

The three most dangerous months for deer/vehicle crashes are October, November, and December, and motorists should be aware that these crashes cause more than just damage to the vehicle. Deer/vehicle crashes resulted in 1,240 injuries and 14 deaths last year. Nine of the fatalities were motorcyclists. In the Great Lakes State, there is an average […]

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Contentment and happiness

16 November 2017

Pastor Ryan Black Cedar Springs Christian Church 340 West Pine Street, Cedar Springs   Man is always searching for that which promises happiness, but rarely finds it because he looks to the world for things to make him happy. So where can true happiness be found? Our unhappiness is not due to our lack of […]

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