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Three car crash sends teen to hospital The Post travels to Iceland Officials warn of deadly drug Red Hawks rock homecoming game Kids find success in annual Youth Hunt Welcome Back Chargers The Alchemist Final Adopt-A-Highway cleanup of year starts Saturday
 
Three car crash sends teen to hospital

Three car crash sends teen to hospital

A three-car crash at the corner of 17 Mile and White Creek sent a young teen to the hospital last week.

Three car crash sends teen to hospital
The Post travels to Iceland

The Post travels to Iceland

Leslie Anne Wood, of Oakfield Township, took the Post along with her on a summer trip to Iceland, Denmark, and Norway.

The Post travels to Iceland
Officials warn of deadly drug

Officials warn of deadly drug

The Kent County Sheriff Department is warning people about a deadly new drug turning up in Kent County.

Officials warn of deadly drug
Red Hawks rock homecoming game

Red Hawks rock homecoming game

The Cedar Springs Red Hawks took on the Northview’s Wildcats for their fourth game of the season, the first in their own stadium this season, and also the school’s homecoming game.

Red Hawks rock homecoming game
Kids find success in annual Youth Hunt

Kids find success in annual Youth Hunt

Last weekend, September 17-18, was the annual Youth Hunt here in Michigan. At least three area youth bagged a deer last weekend, all for the first time.

Kids find success in annual Youth Hunt
Welcome Back Chargers

Welcome Back Chargers

WOW! We have started another year at Creative Technologies Academy Elementary, we love having so many fresh, new faces in our halls along with the many returning faces!

Welcome Back Chargers
The Alchemist

The Alchemist

Last Monday, September 12, residents enjoyed the Readers Theatre put on by Actors del Arte at the Cedar Springs Public Library. The group presented Paulo Coehlo’s book, “The Alchemist.”

The Alchemist
Final Adopt-A-Highway cleanup of year starts Saturday

Final Adopt-A-Highway cleanup of year starts Saturday

It’s that time again: a chill is in the air, leaves are beginning to turn, and crews are getting ready for the year’s last Adopt-A-Highway pickup along state roadways.

Final Adopt-A-Highway cleanup of year starts Saturday

Free home maintenance classes at North Kent Community Services

22 September 2016

North Kent Community Services (NKCS) has partnered with Home Repair Services to bring a series of free home maintenance workshops to northern Kent county. These workshops are open to the public; you do not need to be a client of NKCS to participate. Home Maintenance Checkup Tuesday, September 27 at 10:00 a.m. This class and […]

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What to choose?

22 September 2016

  An angel suddenly appears at a faculty meeting and tells the dean of the college that in return for his unselfish and exemplary behavior, he will be given his choice of infinite wealth, wisdom, or beauty. Without hesitating, the dean selects infinite wisdom. “Done!” says the angel, and disappears in a cloud of smoke […]

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Hometown Happenings

22 September 2016

Hometown Happenings articles are a community service for non-profit agencies only. Due to popular demand for placement in this section, we can no longer run all articles. Deadline for articles is Monday at 5 p.m. This is not guaranteed space. Articles will run as space allows. Guaranteed placement is $10, certain restrictions may apply. You […]

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Kid’s identification sticker updated as advocates focus on

Kid’s identification sticker updated as advocates focus on

22 September 2016

Child passenger safety week When first responders arrive at the scene of a traffic crash, it’s important to have quick, accurate information about the vehicle occupants. That’s why traffic safety officials today unveiled an updated kid’s identification sticker for car seats. For more than 20 years, the Office of Highway Safety Planning’s (OHSP) kid’s identification sticker […]

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CAROL NAN RITCHIE

CAROL NAN RITCHIE

20 September 2016

December 27, 1938 – June 28, 2016 Carol Ritchie, 77 years old, passed away peacefully June 28, 2016, at her home in Seminole, Florida surrounded by family and her two guardian angels. Carol was born on December 27, 1938, to Lee and Betty (Isabelle) Miller Robinson. She spent the early part of her childhood on […]

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IT owner arrested on child exploitation charges

IT owner arrested on child exploitation charges

16 September 2016

A Cedar Springs business owner is in hot water after police allegedly found child sexually abusive material on his home computer. According to D/Sgt. Chris Prevette, the Michigan State Police (MSP) Computer Crimes Unit, Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force conducted an investigation that led to the arrest of a Richard Webb, 44, of […]

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Suspects sought in armed home invasion

16 September 2016

Police are looking for two men who invaded a woman’s home in Spencer Township Tuesday by pretending to be police officers and then robbed her at gunpoint. According to Lt. Ron Gates, of the Kent County Sheriff Department, dispatch received the call of a home invasion and armed robbery at 16000 Force, just north of […]

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Sculpture installed in Heart of Cedar Springs

Sculpture installed in Heart of Cedar Springs

16 September 2016

A unique metal sculpture, made by artist Steve Anderson, of Anderson’s Metal Sculpture, was installed last week on the property behind where the new library is being built, at the corner of Main and W. Maple Street. “This sculpture, donated by the Community Building Development Team, will add the cultural touch that enhances the educational […]

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The Post travels to Boston

The Post travels to Boston

16 September 2016

New residents, Kaye and her son, Sam Nimphie, of Solon Township, traveled with the Post to Boston, Massachusetts to visit her son (and Sam’s brother) Ben, July 23-29

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Distracted driver causes four-car crash

Distracted driver causes four-car crash

16 September 2016

Montcalm County Sheriff’s Department responded to a four-car personal injury crash at approximately 2:50 p.m. on Sunday, September 11.

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