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Portland, Michigan is located in Ionia County. Zip codes in Portland, MI include 48875. The median home price in Portland is $139,900 which is roughly $84/per square foot. More Portland information.

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15 hrs ago | MLive.com

'American Idol' 2014 Top 7 recap, predictions: Dexter Roberts, Jessica Meuse and Sam Woolf all in jeopardy?

AMERICAN IDOL XIII: Jena Irene performs on AMERICAN IDOL XIII airing Wednesday, April 16 on FOX.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Lansing State Journal

Red Mill pavilion project moves forward

A Portland group seeking to place a pavilion adjacent to the Red Mill on Water Street received permission to go ahead with drawing formal plans.

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Lansing State Journal

Pewamo-Westphalia initiative provides aid to low-income students

An initiative that was started by teachers in the Pewamo-Westphalia School District to help students from low-income families recently received support from a student-run program.

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Lansing State Journal

Portland police report

The department handled one lockout during this time. Area police officers want to remind residents that if they see something that appears to be suspicious to contact the police immediately by calling 911 or 647-7521 if a crime is in progress or has taken place.

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Lansing State Journal

Portland-area communities to receive additonal funds

The consistent build-up of snow during the past winter also caused a consistent draw down of local budgets as counties, cities and villages put in extra manpower to keep roads and highways clear for travel.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

KATU-TV Portland

District planning lead treatment for 10 Portland schools

PORTLAND, Ore. - Ten elementary schools are in line for lead paint treatment, according to Portland Public Schools.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

MLive.com

'American Idol' 2014 Top 7 results: Did Sam Woolf make the cut?

The Top 7 results show aired tonight on Fox-TV. Host Ryan Seacrest said they were changing things up a bit with a Bottom 2, as opposed to the Bottom 3. Shelby Miller , a Season 13 contestant from Portland, Michigan, recapped the show last night for MLive and said Sam Woolf, CJ Harris and Dexter Roberts would all be in jeopardy.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

MLive.com

'American Idol' 2014: Top 8 recap of '80s Night, like totally

AMERICAN IDOL XIII: Top 8: Clockwise from left, Dexter Roberts, Alex Preston, Jessica Meuse, Caleb Johnson, C.J. Harris, Malaya Watson, Sam Woolf and Jena Irene on AMERICAN IDOL XIII airing Thursday, April 3 on FOX.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

WNEM-TV Saginaw

In-home day care shut down after child's death

An in-home day care in Ionia County has been shut down after a 5-month-old died last year after being put to sleep in an adult bed.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

Lansing State Journal

Portland Garden Club conducting annual geranium sale

Solid colors in red, white, light pink, dark pink, and salmon are available for pre-order.

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Lansing State Journal

Proposal for Portland adult foster care site submitted

The City of Portland Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, April 9, to take comments on plans for an adult foster care facility in the city.

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Lansing State Journal

Portland police report

The department handled three lockouts during this time. Area police officers want to remind residents that if they see something that appears to be suspicious to contact the police immediately by calling 911 or 647-7521 if a crime is in progress or has taken place.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

MLive.com

'American Idol' 2014: Find out which metro Detroit contestant the judges saved

AMERICAN IDOL XIII: Top 8: Clockwise L-R: Caleb Johnson, Sam Woolf, Jessica Meuse, Dexter Roberts, Alex Preston, C. J. Harris, Jena Irene and Malaya Watson on AMERICAN IDOL XIII airing Thursday, March 27 on FOX.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Detroit News

Punch Bowl Social to retail concept in Z building

Detroit -- A 24,000-square-foot retail concept combining the trends of craft cocktails, upscale comfort food and retro games is expected to open this fall on the ground floor of the new Z building/parking garage downtown.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

WILX-TV Lansing

Two People Charged in Year-Old String of Chainsaw Thefts

A year-long investigation into the theft of $10,000 worth of chainsaws in a single day has resulted in the arrests of two people.

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Sun Mar 30, 2014

Lansing State Journal

Ionia County board approves patrol agreement with Portland

The Portland Police Department will have some assistance should the officers find themselves shorthanded with their scheduling.

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Lansing State Journal

Portland police report

The department handled two lockouts and made two medical assists. Area police officers want to remind residents that if they see something that appears to be suspicious to contact the police immediately by calling 911 or 647-7521 if a crime is in progress or has taken place.

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Lansing State Journal

Portland library receives grant for book club

A couple of years ago, the Portland District Library and the Portland High School library started a book club.

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Lansing State Journal

Portland schedules kindergarten round-up

The round-up is open to Portland School District residents who have a child who will be age 5 by Dec. 1, 2014.

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Lansing State Journal

Ionia County dispatcher honored for exemplary response

ICCD Director Jim Valentine presented Dispatcher John Wiechenthal with a SmartSave Award from Smart911 which honors and rewards call-takers, dispatchers and emergency responders who are able to effectively use the national public safety service to positively affect the outcome of an emergency.

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