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Fire burns Harvard home Cedar Trails principal resigns Chamber to hold auditions for Renaissance royalty Are your car seat fears founded? Red Hawk cheer finishes season at districts Nutrition choices made easy in the grocery aisle
 
Fire burns Harvard home

Fire burns Harvard home

The Oakfield Fire Department and four other departments battled both the elements and a structure fire Tuesday morning in the 13000 block of Harvard Avenue NE.

Fire burns Harvard home
Cedar Trails principal resigns

Cedar Trails principal resigns

The Cedar Springs Board of Education approved a resolution Monday evening to enter into a separation agreement with longtime Cedar Trails Elementary principal Jennifer Harper.

Cedar Trails principal resigns
Chamber to hold auditions for Renaissance royalty

Chamber to hold auditions for Renaissance royalty

The Cedar Springs Area Chamber of Commerce is planning their second annual Renaissance-themed summer celebration to kick off the summer during the second week of June.

Chamber to hold auditions for Renaissance royalty
Are your car seat fears founded?

Are your car seat fears founded?

Driving your newborn home from the hospital is when you know your life has changed. Car safety before kids is relatively simple, but after your first child is born, it becomes more complicated, especially when it comes to proper car seat installation.

Are your car seat fears founded?
Red Hawk cheer finishes season at districts

Red Hawk cheer finishes season at districts

Cedar Springs Varsity Cheer traveled to Mona Shores this past weekend for the 2015 District Finals, with 14 schools competing for the Championship Title. Changes were made this week and three Junior Varsity teammates were brought up to compete in the Varsity Rounds.

Red Hawk cheer finishes season at districts
Nutrition choices made easy in the grocery aisle

Nutrition choices made easy in the grocery aisle

Should you buy eggs instead of cereal? Popcorn in place of pretzels? For consumers seeking “better-for-you” foods at the grocery store, these types of decisions can feel overwhelming, and for some, time-consuming.

Nutrition choices made easy in the grocery aisle
WMP at Meijer State Games and Big Rapids

WMP at Meijer State Games and Big Rapids

26 February 2015

Last weekend, West Michigan Pursuit took 13 grapplers to the Meijer State Games, which was hosted by Northview, and two others entered into the North Region’s Big Rapids tournament.

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Student teaches kids how to survive falling through ice

Student teaches kids how to survive falling through ice

26 February 2015

Over the next several weeks, the lakes, ponds and streams of West Michigan, currently covered in ice, will begin to thaw, creating some potentially hazardous conditions. According to the United States Center for Disease Control and Prevention, roughly 3,500 people die from drowning and 1 in 5 of those deaths are children 14 and under. […]

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North and South Facing Slopes

26 February 2015

  By Ranger Steve Mueller   The sun is rising higher in sky, moving farther north and shines in our east facing bedroom window. I speak of appearances instead of accurate occurrences. For most of human history, it was thought that appearances were how things worked in nature niches. We thought the sun rose instead […]

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Child tested negative for measles

Child tested negative for measles

26 February 2015

The Kent County Health Department reported last Friday that an infant in Kent was being tested measles. The Michigan Department of Community Health reported Monday, February 23, that preliminary test results were negative for the disease. A child was also tested in Allegan County, and that also came back negative. The KCHD reported that clinical […]

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Atlas Reed Hunt

Atlas Reed Hunt

26 February 2015

Rachel and Joshua Hunt, of Grand Rapids, are happy to announce the birth of their son, Atlas Reed Hunt, born on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 9:43 p.m., at Butterworth Hospital, in Grand Rapids.

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Happy 21st Birthday!

Happy 21st Birthday!

26 February 2015

BRITTNEY & COURTNEY THOMAS Happy 21st Birthday! If you see them wish them a Happy Birthday! Love you, Mom & Bob

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Happy Birthday Leona

Happy Birthday Leona

26 February 2015

LEONA WAINRIGHT TURNS 80! Come celebrate with us on Saturday, March 7, 2015. Pierson Village Hall, 190 Grand Street, from 2 to 5 pm. We will be serving cake, coffee and punch. Cards only please!

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CLYDE MENEFEE

CLYDE MENEFEE

26 February 2015

October 6, 1953 – March 2, 2014 Husband, Father, Grandfather One year ago you went to be with The Lord after a long, hard battle you fought against cancer. We all miss you dearly. Love, your wife Luanne Menefee; children, Christine, Daniel, Dennis; grandchildren, Jeremy, Ryan, Abbie, Emilee, Mikala, Daniel Jr., Schorian; great-grandchildren, Tyanna, Layla, […]

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Lora G. Castle

26 February 2015

Lora G. Castle, 87 of Cedar Springs, died Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at Metro Health Hospital. Mrs. Castle was born October 2, 1927 in Lakeview, MI the daughter of Thomas and Carrie (Mumby) Culver.

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Let the water settle

26 February 2015

    A desperate executive sought the counsel of an old guru who lived in a mountain cave. The executive was living a hurried life and was frustrated. The holy man listened to his guest, then retreated deep into his cave, returning shortly with a basin. He scooped water from the muddy little stream passing […]

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