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A new chapter begins

A new chapter begins

Dozens of people turned out this week to witness something that hasn’t happened here in downtown Cedar Springs in a long time—a groundbreaking for a brand new business at the corner of Maple and Main Street.

A new chapter begins
The Post travels to Zimbabwe

The Post travels to Zimbabwe

This summer a life long dream recently turned into reality for me when I was able to travel to Zimbabwe, Africa. Since I was 12, God has been cultivating a desire in me to someday live in Zimbabwe. I have continued to believe that despite my circumstances, and of not knowing how it would happen, that one day God would provide a way for me to travel to Zimbabwe.

The Post travels to Zimbabwe
Cedar Springs man among those honored by DNR

Cedar Springs man among those honored by DNR

For nearly 70 years, Michigan has conducted hunter education classes, teaching new hunters firearms safety and the regulations behind having a safe and successful hunt. This year, the Department of Natural Resources has honored those longtime instructors who have been with the program more than 40 years with special recognition, including one from Cedar Springs.

Cedar Springs man among those honored by DNR
Playoff bound!

Playoff bound!

  The Cedar Springs Red Hawks varsity football team pulled off a double coup Friday night, October 10, when they not only clinched a playoff berth with their sixth win, but also took over sole possession of first place in the OK Bronze. The Cedar Springs Red Hawks brought a fearless work ethic to their […]

Playoff bound!
Cedar Springs Brewing donates to PTO

Cedar Springs Brewing donates to PTO

Cedar Springs Brewing Company said they are proud to support the Cedar Springs PTO’s Walk-A-Thon, scheduled for Friday, October 17. David Ringler, owner of the brewery, presented the PTO with a check for $300 on September 19.

Cedar Springs Brewing donates to PTO
Fall clean-up tips for your lawn and garden tools

Fall clean-up tips for your lawn and garden tools

As the temperature drops, your lawn and garden will start settling into a dormant state. As you prep your landscaping and garden for a winter’s slumber, it’s a good idea to review the tools you used all summer.

Fall clean-up tips for your lawn and garden tools

MARY JANE MIDDLETON

10 October 2014

  October 10th 1992   At birth we boarded the train and met our parents, and we believe they will always travel by our side. However, at some station our parents will step down from the train leaving us on this journey alone. As time goes by, other people will board the train; and they […]

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Trust and faith in God

10 October 2014

Pastor Ryan Black Cedar Springs Christian Church 340 West Pine Street, Cedar Springs     The Bible tells us that when we put our trust in our Lord Jesus Christ and obey His commandments, we are bound to achieve great and marvelous things through Him. But many of us have been involved in situations that […]

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Hard of hearing

10 October 2014

A husband and wife had been married for many years when the husband began to fear that his wife was going deaf. He implemented an informal exam. With his wife in the kitchen, the husband asked from the den, “What’s for dinner?” She didn’t answer. He repeated the question over and over, each time moving […]

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Step out for diabetes

Step out for diabetes

10 October 2014

Seth Benson looks pretty much like any other sixth grader. But unlike most kids his age, he battles a disease every day that not only limits what he eats, but his ability to participate in regular school acivities.

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October is breast cancer awareness month

October is breast cancer awareness month

10 October 2014

American Cancer Society recommendations for early breast cancer detection in women without breast symptoms   Women age 40 and older should have a mammogram every year and should continue to do so for as long as they are in good health. Current evidence supporting mammograms is even stronger than in the past. In particular, recent […]

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Silver carp eDNA detected in Lake Michigan tributary

Silver carp eDNA detected in Lake Michigan tributary

10 October 2014

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources (MDNR) and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) are collaborating to assess a recent positive environmental DNA (eDNA) result for silver carp—a species of Asian carp—within the lower Kalamazoo River, Allegan County, Michigan.

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Youth hunt

Youth hunt

10 October 2014

Chloe Petersen, 13, the daughter of Brian and Amy Petersen, of Gowen, went hunting in Lakeview with her Grandpa, Richard Jones, for the youth hunt.

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Catch of the Week

Catch of the Week

10 October 2014

While visiting their Grandma and Grandpa Robinson on Bass Lake, near Gowen, these three boys—Tyler Robinson, 3, Nick Robinson, 5, and Nathan Robinson, 9—had fun catching some pan fish and releasing them. They are the children of Bob and Julie Robinson. Congratulations to Tyler, Nick and Nathan! You made the Post Catch of the Week!

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Message to woman who hit mailbox

10 October 2014

On the morning of October 7th, a lady in a silver Buick hit my mailbox. While it’s inconvenient that I now have to put up a new one, I really just want her to be careful. My mailbox is a full car width from the travel lane on Fifth Street.

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Fresh Market: Is there fruit after August?

Fresh Market: Is there fruit after August?

10 October 2014

Now that the kids are settled back into school and we are pushing into October, it’s time to address a few misconceptions. I’m frequently asked how long the (Solon) Market runs.

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