Ionia County grows closer to installing wind turbines

Taylor Owens Staff Writer The Odessa Township Board unanimously passed an ordinance to allow windmills at a distance of 1.25

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High tariffs talk has Barry County farmers bracing for the impact Hunter Dood Staff Writer

Threats of higher tariffs between the United States and China are of intense interest to Barry County farmers. That's because

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A 40 percent expansion. More animals mean more manure, a key concern for those speaking out.

Christian Yonkers Contributing Writer The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality has amended a permit allowing Prairie View Dairy in Delton to expand

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Coldwater River watershed manure spill

Christian Yonkers Contributing Writer

An unknown volume of manure entered the Coldwater River last Friday, visibly blackening the river a significant

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Lake Odessa Village Council passed 2019-20 budget Monday, Feb. 25

 Amy Jo Parish  Contributing Writer

With little discussion, the Lake Odessa Village Council passed the 2019-20 budget at its regular

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Lowell police chief's take on Battle Creek's new law

The Battle Creek city commission voted on Tuesday, Feb. 5 to approve a new law that would fine drivers $100

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Alto United Methodist Church

P-AUMC Closing 11-7 by Tim McAllister lead reporter

After 144 years, because of low attendance and large outstanding bills, Alto United

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