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Larry Massie continues to tell the colorful tales of Michigan with...
Larry Massie continues to explore the stories that make Michigan the color state it is with his 12th book in the Voyages Into Michigan's Past Series, this one entitled "Blue Water, Red Metal & Green Gold: The Color of Michigan's Past."
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Interest high in running Blue Star Linear Trail along Allegan...
There is plenty of interest for the creation of the Blue Star Linear Trail along the lakeshore, Allegan County commissioners learned last week.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Allegan Co. Commissioners DIscuss New Road Commiss...
The makeover of Allegan County government building structure continues, as Commissioners today will discuss a proposed 20-year, 6.5 million-dollar bond issue to fund a new Road Commission garage and administration complex at the department's current Lincoln Road site east of Allegan.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Oshtemo Fun Day, Harvest Dinner, Fiber Festival and more to do in Kalamazoo this weekend
Flash back to 1968 with the popular musical, "Hair," which ends its run this weekend at the Barn Theatre in Augusta.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Tue Aug 05, 2014
The Detroit News
South Haven serves up a delicious blueberry festival
Step aside, cherries. It's time to celebrate that other Michigan fruit: blueberries.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Letter: Steve Schulz has worked across party lines to benefit Allegan
Local governments in Allegan County and throughout Michigan faced challenging times during the Great Recession.
CBS Evening news features Allegan National Christmas Tree competition
An Allegan tree farm was in the national spotlight when a segment by Chip Reid of CBS Evening News aired Thursday night.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Allegan Judges Stop Fighting Over Hiring Powers
One person was killed and two others were critically injured after a car crashed into a tree in the 5400 block of Harper Road in Delhi Township.
Allegan judges stop fighting over hiring powers
Allegan County Judge Kevin Cronin can hire a law clerk and secretary. The only restriction is he can't hire Chris Anderson, a former court employee.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Election 2014: See where 4 Republican candidates for 80th District stand on the issues
In one of Southwest Michigan's more crowded primaries, four candidates will be vying for the Republican nomination for Michigan's 80th District , which includes most of Allegan County.
Future of Allegan Co. Courthouse to be Discussed
A two-day "charrette" to discuss options about a new Allegan County Courthouse begins in Griswold Auditorium in Allegan this morning.
Detroit Free Press
Which tests for Michigan students? State holds hearing today in Lansing
Michigan residents can have their say about the future of how students are tested during a public hearing that begins at 9 a.m. today in Lansing.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Allegan dispatch employee busted for drunk driving
Allegan County, Mich.- A human resources representative for Allegan County Dispatch has confirmed that Jan Goswick, an Assistant Director for Allegan County Dispatch was arrested early Saturday morning for drunk driving.
WTKG-AM Grand Rapids
Severe Thunderstorm WARNING Allegan and Ottawa County
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR... ALLEGAN COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN... SOUTHERN OTTAWA COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN... * UNTIL 445 PM EDT * AT 350 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR BEECHWOOD... AND MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Farm Supplying White House Christmas Tree Chosen
The White House Christmas Tree will come from a farm in Lehighton, Pennsylvania, following a judging competition in Michigan.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
R.E. Olds Car Show Road Closures
Allegan between Capitol and Grand Avenue, Capitol between Ottawa and Allegan, Michigan between Grand and Capitol and Washington Square between Ottawa and Allegan will all be closed tomorrow from 5:30 AM to 6 PM.
WTKG-AM Grand Rapids
Michigan Hopes For White House Christmas Tree
It may be July, but it's still the most wonderful time of the year for the nation's top Christmas tree growers.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
WNWN-FM Battle Creek
It could be Christmas in July for some lucky tree ...
Christmas tree growers from all over the U.S. are converging on Allegan to compete for the honor of supplying the official White House Christmas tree this year.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The Detroit News
Michigan Department of Education plans hearing July 30 on future statewide test
At the public hearing July 30, Joseph Martineau, deputy superintendent of accountability services, will give a briefing on the timeline for a request for proposals for the new assessment, which will go out on Sept.