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Runaway tractor plows into house The Post travels to Bavaria Summer reading program kicks off MONTCALM COUNTY 4-H FAIR Raiders add Dallas Mora to Cross Country Team Tent Caterpillars Flat River Community Players presents “Urinetown, the Musical”
 
Runaway tractor plows into house

Runaway tractor plows into house

A tractor collided with a house Tuesday, sending a 69-year-old man to the hospital.

Runaway tractor plows into house
The Post travels to Bavaria

The Post travels to Bavaria

The Post traveled to Bavaria this spring with the Cedar Springs Brewing Company Tour of Bavaria to sample some German beer, eat some great food, and see some amazing sights.

The Post travels to Bavaria
Summer reading program kicks off

Summer reading program kicks off

The 2018 Summer Reading program at the Cedar Springs Library kicked off a weeklong summer celebration of events this past Monday.

Summer reading program kicks off
MONTCALM COUNTY 4-H FAIR

MONTCALM COUNTY 4-H FAIR

Montcalm County Fairgrounds June 23rd – June 30th, 2018 Click link to download: Montcalm4H.pdf

MONTCALM COUNTY 4-H FAIR
Raiders add Dallas Mora to Cross Country Team

Raiders add Dallas Mora to Cross Country Team

The GRCC Men’s Cross Country team made a run into the post season and placed 24th overall as a team at the NJCAA Division I National Championship this past fall.

Raiders add Dallas Mora to Cross Country Team
Tent Caterpillars

Tent Caterpillars

Tent caterpillars become abundant and then seem to disappear for years. During the recent Memorial Day weekend, I led ecological interaction walks in the Jordan River Valley for the Michigan Botanical Club Spring Foray.

Tent Caterpillars
Flat River Community Players presents “Urinetown, the Musical”

Flat River Community Players presents “Urinetown, the Musical”

The Flat River Community Players continue their 2018 theatre season with “Urinetown, the Musical,” the Tony Award winner sometimes known as “the terrific show with the terrible title.” 

Flat River Community Players presents “Urinetown, the Musical”
TONI R. BARNHILL

TONI R. BARNHILL

25 May 2018

Toni R. (Felix) Barnhill age 59 of Cedar Springs, passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at her home. She was born November 15, 1958 in Grand Rapids, Michigan the daughter of Earle and Della (Kloostra) Felix. She was a very loving wife and sister. Toni enjoyed playing games and knitting. She is survived by her […]

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GERTRUDE MARIA DUDLEY

GERTRUDE MARIA DUDLEY

25 May 2018

Gertrude Maria Dudley, 89, of Riley Township entered eternal life Wednesday, May 16, 2018. She was born on October 5, 1928 in Gresten, Austria to the late Maria Magdalena Pfaffenbichler. She met her husband, Charles Marion Dudley, Sr. in Austria while he was stationed there during World War II. They were married in the fall […]

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DR. RICHARD FRANKLIN DODD

DR. RICHARD FRANKLIN DODD

25 May 2018

On April 2, 2018, Richard F. Dodd D.D.S., aged 84 years and 11 months, passed from his life on earth into the loving, healing arms of his Savior. He was born to Guy and Genevieve Dodd in Ludington Michigan on May 3, 1933. Following graduation from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Richard was […]

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Start Here

25 May 2018

Pastor Dallas Burgeson The Springs Church  135 N. Grant, Cedar Springs   Jesus said this in John 15:14-16 (NIV): “You are my friends if you do what I command. I no longer call you servants, because a servant does not know his master’s business. Instead, I have called you friends, for everything that I learned […]

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California Avocados Take Center Stage In Iconic California Cuisine

California Avocados Take Center Stage In Iconic California Cuisine

25 May 2018

  (NAPS)—Springtime in California brings with it the season’s bounty of fresh, local produce that inspires home and professional chefs alike. From salads to sandwiches, pastas to soups, it’s pretty much a given that when a dish has “California” in its name, it’s likely a dish made even better with delicious avocados.  With premium California […]

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Fishing on the lake

25 May 2018

  A famous admiral and an equally famous general were fishing together when a sudden squall came up. When it died down, both eminent warriors were struggling helplessly in the water. The admiral floundered his way back to the boat and pulled himself painfully in. Then he fished out the general, using an oar. Catching […]

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Hometown Happenings

25 May 2018

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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Pedestrian dies in crash in Oakfield Township

Pedestrian dies in crash in Oakfield Township

20 May 2018

UPDATE: The pedestrian was identified as Nicolaus Martin, a 22-year-old male, from Evart, Michigan. ORIGINAL STORY: A man walking along Lincoln Lake Avenue was hit by a car and killed Saturday evening. According to the Kent County Sheriff Department, a 2003 Cavalier driven by a 17-year-old male from Greenville was traveling southbound on Lincoln Lake when […]

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Cedar Springs Board of Education selects candidates for Superintendent

18 May 2018

The Cedar Springs Board of Education met Friday evening, May 18, at 6 p.m., to review over 29 applications for the Superintendent position. The board started in open session, but then went into closed session to review the applications. They were not allowed to deliberate in closed session; they were only allowed to ask questions […]

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Man takes own life after setting fire to home

18 May 2018

by Judy Reed An arson investigation ended in further tragedy Friday morning when a 71-year-old Algoma Township man took his life in the parking lot of a local funeral home. According to Algoma Fire Chief Troy Guerra, they were toned out at 6:48 a.m. May 18 to a structure fire at 12131 Algoma Ave, between […]

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