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Tagged brook trout released in Cedar Creek

Tagged brook trout released in Cedar Creek

Brook trout released into Cedar Creek last week will help researchers understand more about the fish and their relationship with our cold water creek.

Tagged brook trout released in Cedar Creek
The Post travels to Alaska

The Post travels to Alaska

The Post recently traveled to Alaska with Julie Kent and Candy Jacobs, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, and Mary Balon and Kim Gillow, of Cedar Springs.

The Post travels to Alaska
Everyday heroes at the library

Everyday heroes at the library

It was great week of summer reading fun at the Cedar Springs Library this past week, with programs highlighting everyday heroes and animal super powers.

Everyday heroes at the library
Dazzle guests with a July 4th Feast

Dazzle guests with a July 4th Feast

Family Features Celebrate warm weather, abundant outdoor activities and all the fun of July Fourth with a flavorful and festive gathering. Independence Day only comes once a year, so make it count and invite your favorite guests over for a memorable event. You’ll go out with a bang when you serve up these palate-pleasing dishes […]

Dazzle guests with a July 4th Feast
West Michigan Hawks fall to Bengals

West Michigan Hawks fall to Bengals

The West Michigan Hawks hosted the #10 ranked Wayne County Bengals, in a divisional matchup Saturday, June 27. The Hawks came up short, in an exciting game, falling 48-34.

West Michigan Hawks fall to Bengals
DNR urges caution when using fireworks 

DNR urges caution when using fireworks 

Warm weather and family gatherings can make the Fourth of July a fun time with great memories. But before you celebrate, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources is asking residents and visitors to make sure they understand the importance of fireworks and campfire safety. “With folks filling state parks, campgrounds and backyards to celebrate the […]

DNR urges caution when using fireworks 
Want to teach your children to be good stewards? 

Want to teach your children to be good stewards? 

Time to get your hands dirty... Growing your own garden is a popular pastime that cuts grocery bills and puts fresh produce within arm’s reach. But to parents it’s so much more than that.

Want to teach your children to be good stewards? 

Hometown Happenings

25 June 2015

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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Man dies, three injured in ATV accident

Man dies, three injured in ATV accident

18 June 2015

  A Tyrone Township man died last weekend, after his ATV collided with a car. According to the Kent County Sheriff Department, the crash occurred about 11:08 p.m., Saturday, June 13, at Red Pine Dr and 20 Mile Rd, in Tyrone Township. Deputy Thomas reported that Jesse Turner, 28, of Tyrone Township, was traveling westbound […]

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The Poppy Lady

The Poppy Lady

18 June 2015

A special lady shared one of her favorite books with families at preschool story time at the Cedar Springs Library on May 27.

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Overcoming the pain

Overcoming the pain

18 June 2015

  Cedar Springs resident to swim in Meijer State Games By Kenneth DeGraaf The opening ceremony for the 2015 Meijer State Games of Michigan–Summer Games is just a week away, and the games will include a swimmer from Cedar Springs, who is participating despite the pain she faces on a daily basis. Born in Wyoming, […]

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Health Department launches mosquito surveillance 

Health Department launches mosquito surveillance 

18 June 2015

Most people would like it if mosquitoes would just go away. Staff at the Kent County Health Department is collecting them by the thousands and they want more.

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Muskegon River task force keeps violators in line

18 June 2015

A law enforcement task force made up of multiple agencies will help keep things safe and peaceful on the Muskegon River in Newaygo County this summer.

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Paying for your raising

18 June 2015

Have you ever heard the phrase: “Paying for your raising?” It is the parental cycle of karma, I think. All the sins of your youth and all the ways you hurt your parents, come home to roost in your own children.

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JESSE C. UPLINGER

JESSE C. UPLINGER

18 June 2015

In Loving Memory of  JESSE C. UPLINGER July 18, 1929 – June 18, 2005 You have been gone ten years. We miss your smile and the twinkle in your eyes. You will always be in our hearts and memories. We love you and miss you. Your wife, Geraldine. Love you Dad and Grandpa

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GINA CRAMER

GINA CRAMER

18 June 2015

In loving memory of my beloved mom, Gina Cramer, who passed away 17 years ago on June 18, 1998. When the day turns into night, And you’re way beyond my sight. I think of you, I think of you. When the night turns into day, And you still are far away, I think of you, […]

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PENNY MARIE CASTINE

18 June 2015

June 22, 1988 to July 13, 2000 Deeply missed, Dad and Joe (JoJo)

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