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Howard City to interview manager finalists Fire Department purchases life-saving equipment Groups donate to Library Boy Scouts collect food for pantry Community supports En Gedi fundraiser Leave wildlife in the wild WMP West Regionals results The Waif coming to the Kent Theatre
 
Howard City to interview manager finalists

Howard City to interview manager finalists

The Village of Howard City has selected four finalists to be interviewed for the job as Village Manager.

Howard City to interview manager finalists
Fire Department purchases life-saving equipment

Fire Department purchases life-saving equipment

People living in Cedar Springs who suffer sudden cardiac arrest now have a better chance of survival, thanks to new equipment recently purchased by the Cedar Springs Fire Department.

Fire Department purchases life-saving equipment
Groups donate to Library

Groups donate to Library

The Cedar Springs Public Library is nearing completion, and two local community organizations recently stepped and made donations toward the cause.

Groups donate to Library
Boy Scouts collect food for pantry

Boy Scouts collect food for pantry

Boy Scout Troop 222 recently collected hundreds of items for the United Methodist Food pantry.

Boy Scouts collect food for pantry
Community supports En Gedi fundraiser

Community supports En Gedi fundraiser

The Cedar Springs High School cafeteria was bubbling with excitement last Friday when approximately 175 attendees gathered for the one and only En Gedi annual fundraiser event.

Community supports En Gedi fundraiser
Leave wildlife in the wild

Leave wildlife in the wild

Do not take baby animals from the wild this spring. Spring is here, bringing warmer temperatures and the next generation of wildlife.

Leave wildlife in the wild
WMP West Regionals results

WMP West Regionals results

West Michigan Pursuit traveled to Caledonia for the 2016-2017 Regionals. Twenty-one individuals entered the tournament and 17 placed in the top four

WMP West Regionals results
The Waif coming to the Kent Theatre

The Waif coming to the Kent Theatre

Actors Arte Ensemble of West Michigan will present “The Waif,” (the little orphan Annie story) at the Kent Theatre on Friday, March 31, and Saturday, April 1.

The Waif coming to the Kent Theatre

ANNA BELLE  PELLOW

09 March 2017

Anna Belle (Annable) Pellow, 95 of Sand Lake, died Saturday, March 4, 2017 at her home.

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EVELYN VANDERZEE

09 March 2017

Evelyn VanderZee age 89 of Holt passed away March 3, 2017 in Holt, Michigan. She was born January 16, 1918 in Diller Nebraska the daughter of Walter and Anna (Roseman) Eberhardt.

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MICHAEL RANDALL

09 March 2017

Michael Randall, 62, of Kalamazoo Michigan lost his long battle with cancer on Wednesday, February 22, 2017.

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RANDY L. MILEWSKI

RANDY L. MILEWSKI

09 March 2017

January 16, 1959 – March 12, 2011 “Forever in Our Hearts” Memories are treasures no one can steal. Death is a heartache nothing can heal. The tears in our eyes we can wipe away. But love in our hearts will always stay. Your loving family, Mom & Dad and sister, Cindy Westveld

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Red Hawk bowlers finish at State

Red Hawk bowlers finish at State

09 March 2017

The Cedar Springs boys and girls bowling teams placed third at regionals on February 24, which qualified them for state. Sophomore Sarah Galloway bowled her high school high game of 235 at regionals, which helped her finished fourth in individuals and qualified her for individual competition at the state finals. Freshman Katelyn Paige bowled her […]

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Varsity wrestlers medal at State Finals

Varsity wrestlers medal at State Finals

09 March 2017

  By Barbra Chong Last weekend the Varsity Red Hawks traveled to the Palace of Auburn Hills for the 2017 High School State Finals. Four individuals entered the three-day competition and three finished in the top 3. Senior Jordan Ringler entered the 135 lb weight class. Jordan’s first opponent was Erik Taylor of Stevensville Lakeshore […]

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WMP at Northview, Three Rivers and Shepherd

WMP at Northview, Three Rivers and Shepherd

09 March 2017

By Barbra Chong West Michigan Pursuit split up last weekend and entered to compete in three different tournaments. Chayson Eberspeaker traveled to the Three Rivers tournament. Eberspeaker entered the 7/8 age group in the 67 lb wt class and took home the Championship title. Kellen Weckesser traveled to the Shepherd tournament. Weckesser entered the 7/8 […]

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Get credit for making a home energy efficient

09 March 2017

  Taxpayers who made certain energy efficient improvements to their home last year may qualify for a tax credit this year. Here are some key facts to know about home energy tax credits: Non-Business Energy Property Credit Part of this credit is worth 10 percent of the cost of certain qualified energy-saving items added to […]

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Five tax tips on unemployment benefits

09 March 2017

  From IRS.gov Taxpayers who received unemployment benefits need to remember that it may be taxable. Here are five key facts about unemployment: Unemployment is Taxable. Include all unemployment compensation as income for the year. Taxpayers should receive a Form 1099-G, Certain Government Payments, by Jan. 31. This form shows the amount received and the amount of any federal […]

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Ready for Spring?

09 March 2017

  By Ranger Steve Mueller   The warm spell in February was a big tease. It forced me into action. I pruned some low branches along trails at Ody Brook that I knew would grow to interfere with free travel. I thought hazelnut shrubs would appreciate me clearing some shrubs and small trees away from […]

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