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Sand Lake 4th of July Celebration – June 29 thru July 4th Summer reading takes off Concerts in park kick off summer Boy Scouts donate time to Library Dangerous currents, waves and water safety week  Red Hawk to Panther Help keep Michigan black bears at a distance
 
Sand Lake 4th of July Celebration – June 29 thru July 4th

Sand Lake 4th of July Celebration – June 29 thru July 4th

It's time to plan for your Independence Day Celebrations… the annual Sand Lake 4th of July Celebration starts on June 29th through July 4th!

Sand Lake 4th of July Celebration – June 29 thru July 4th
Summer reading takes off

Summer reading takes off

“If you build it, they will come.” That iconic line from the movie “Field of Dreams” came true for the new Cedar Springs Community Library at the kickoff of their Summer Reading program on Monday, June 12, when between 950 and 1,000 people attended the opening event.

Summer reading takes off
Concerts in park kick off summer

Concerts in park kick off summer

Cedar Springs Area Parks and Recreation will kick off their summer series of free concerts at Morley Park tonight—Thursday, June 15, with Mane Street at 7 p.m.

Concerts in park kick off summer
Boy Scouts donate time to Library

Boy Scouts donate time to Library

Boy Scouts Ben Barber and Derek Bordeaux donated their time at the Cedar Springs Community Library...

Boy Scouts donate time to Library
Dangerous currents, waves and water safety week 

Dangerous currents, waves and water safety week 

Important to be prepared in natural waters… On average, more than ten people die each year because of dangerous currents in the Great Lakes.

Dangerous currents, waves and water safety week 
Red Hawk to Panther

Red Hawk to Panther

Jordan Ringler commits to Davenport University… Jordan Ringler, a 2017 Cedar Springs High School graduate, has signed a letter of intent to wrestle for the Davenport University Panthers this fall.

Red Hawk to Panther
Help keep Michigan black bears at a distance

Help keep Michigan black bears at a distance

The Department of Natural Resources asks Michigan residents to help keep the state’s up-north icon a wild animal by keeping bears at a distance.

Help keep Michigan black bears at a distance
Sheriff Stelma named Sheriff of the Year

Sheriff Stelma named Sheriff of the Year

15 June 2017

Larry Stelma, a long time Cedar Springs resident and Sheriff in Kent County for 16 years, has been selected as the first ever recipient of the Terrence L. Jungel Sheriff of the Year award by the Michigan Sheriff’s Association. The Terrence L. Jungel Sheriff of the Year Award is in recognition of Terry Jungel’s dedicated […]

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Newaygo woman charged with OWI, domestic abuse

Newaygo woman charged with OWI, domestic abuse

15 June 2017

  A Newaygo woman that got into a fight with a passenger in her vehicle has been arrested on several charges. According to the Montcalm County Sheriff Department, deputies were alerted to a possible drunk driver within Reynolds Township, on June 8, about 10:52 p.m. The report indicated a burgundy minivan was being driven in […]

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Summer reading takes off

Summer reading takes off

15 June 2017

“If you build it, they will come.” That iconic line from the movie “Field of Dreams” came true for the new Cedar Springs Community Library at the kickoff of their Summer Reading program on Monday, June 12, when between 950 and 1,000 people attended the opening event.

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Concerts in park kick off summer

Concerts in park kick off summer

15 June 2017

Cedar Springs Area Parks and Recreation will kick off their summer series of free concerts at Morley Park tonight—Thursday, June 15, with Mane Street at 7 p.m.

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Boy Scouts donate time to Library

Boy Scouts donate time to Library

15 June 2017

Boy Scouts Ben Barber and Derek Bordeaux donated their time at the Cedar Springs Community Library...

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Three-car crash sends four to hospital

Three-car crash sends four to hospital

16 June 2017

A Morley woman who hit another vehicle from behind Friday morning in Reynolds Township may have been distracted by one of her children trying to loosen their seat belt. According to the Montcalm County Sheriff Department, the crash occurred about 9:39 a.m. on Friday, June 16, in the 22000 block of West Howard City Road […]

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Woman killed in car vs pedestrian crash

15 June 2017

An 18-year-old Caledonia woman was killed Sunday evening, June 11, when she was struck by a pickup truck in Montcalm County. According to the Michigan State Police Lakeview Post, the crash occurred on June 11, 2017 at 8:54 p.m. on East Holland Lake Road east of Staines Road, in Sheridan. Police said the woman was […]

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Police departments to host Citizens’ Academy  

15 June 2017

  The Montcalm County Sheriff’s Department (MCSD) and Michigan State Police (MSP) Lakeview Post is pleased to announce a Citizens’ Academy, which will start September 19, 2017 and end November 14, 2017. Attendees will meet from 6pm – 8pm every Tuesday night. The eight week academy will give citizens the opportunity to become familiar with […]

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School board dismisses complaints against Superintendent

15 June 2017

  By Judy Reed The Cedar Springs Board of Education passed a resolution 4-2 Monday evening to dismiss several complaints filed against Superintendent Dr. Laura VanDuyn, including one filed by board member Ted Sabinas. The board went into closed session Monday evening before voting on the resolution. The two board members voting against the resolution […]

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MDHHS Director and four others charged in Flint Water death

15 June 2017

  Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette announced on Wednesday, June 14, that he has charged Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Director Nick Lyon, former Flint Emergency Manager Darnell Earley, former City of Flint Water Department Manager Howard Croft, Michigan Department of Environmental Quality’s Drinking Water Chief Liane Shekter-Smith, and Water Supervisor Stephen Busch, […]

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Response to “Reader disappointed in story choice”

15 June 2017

Post Scripts Notice: The Cedar Springs Post welcomes letters of up to 350 words. The subject should be relevant to local readers, and the editor reserves the right to reject letters or edit for clarity, length, good taste, accuracy, and liability concerns. All submissions MUST be accompanied by full name, mailing address and daytime phone […]

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CORWIN – PRAHL

CORWIN – PRAHL

15 June 2017

Charlie Prahl from Cedar Springs and Kathy Corwin from Cedar Springs fell in love and they are getting married. Yes, it will be a blended and blessed family. The blending will begin on June 30, 2017.

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50th Anniversary

50th Anniversary

15 June 2017

DARYL & JO MAGOON Daryl and Jo Magoon will celebrate their 50th anniversary on June 16th, 2017 with their four children, Melissa Mason, Kimberly (Scott) Saboo, Daryl (Cindy) Magoon Jr., Jason Magoon, eleven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

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