14 hrs ago
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.
18 hrs ago
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.
20 hrs ago
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.
Man reportedly in water after boat overturns in Lake Michigan
The U.S. Coast Guard, local fire departments and Allegan sheriff's authorities are responding to Lake Michigan waters directly west of the Sylvan Shores subdivision after a boat reportedly overturned, dumping a man overboard.
Letter: Steve Schulz is a pro-life, pro-Second Amendment candidate...
I am writing this letter to express my support for Steve Schulz who is running for the 80th District House of Representatives that covers nearly all of Allegan County.
Yes, the Search for the White House Christmas Tree Has Already Begun
Tree growers descend on southwest Michigan this week to choose which farm will provide the White House with its Christmas tree.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Christmas tree growers, judges to convene in Allegan to select White House Christmas Tree
Christmas tree growers from across the country will convene in Allegan next week to decide who among them will have the honor of providing the the official White House Christmas Tree in 2014.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
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Mon Jul 07, 2014
See results for Kalamazoo-area schools on 2014 Michigan Merit Exams
A majority of Kalamazoo-area high schools saw an uptick in the percent of students who scored as proficient on the 2014 Michigan Merit Exams, according to results released Monday.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Allegan to install LED lighting on historic Second Street iron bridge
The Allegan City Council last week contracted with Kalamazoo-based Q3 Technologies for $61,200 to install LED lighting on the Second Street iron bridge over the Kalamazoo River.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Allegan woman's sister gives birth to her baby after cancer makes pregnancy impossible
When Kelly Tuffelmire was diagnosed with cervical cancer three years ago, her oncologist told her they had just enough time to harvest some eggs for future use before her ability to carry a child would be destroyed by the chemotherapy and radiation treatments needed to cure her.