Barry County Newswire (Page 4)

Barry County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Barry County, MI. (Page 4)

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  1. Hydraulic Fracturing hits home / 8-3-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | The Hastings Banner

    Trucks and crews could be rolling into Carlton Township within the month to begin work on a hydraulic fracturing well, the first in Barry County. The well site is about a mile northeast from the intersection of M-43 and North Broadway.

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  2. Voters to decide several questions in August primary election / 7-27-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | The Hastings Banner

    Amy Jo Kinyon Managing Editor Voters in Barry County voters will have a few questions to decide during the Aug. 8 primary election. A proposal by Hastings Area Schools will ask voters to approve an operating millage renewal that is set to expire this year.

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  3. Brews and beards take Freeport homecoming to new level / 7-27-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | The Hastings Banner

    The 2016 Barry County Brewfest in Middleville draws a crowd, encouraging the chamber committee to create an annual event. Joan Van Houten Staff Writer Microbreweries offering unique tastes and blends continue to expand in Michigan, and Barry County is becoming a hotspot for craft beer enthusiasts.

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  4. Mother keeps daughtera s memory alive with painted rocks on graves of other childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    A mother from Barry County has come up with a unique way to honor the life of her daughter who died when she was still in the womb. She's placing rocks on the graves of other children who died so their parents who they aren't alone.

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  5. Muskegon County kindergarteners to start receiving savings accounts in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | MLive.com

    ... named Kickstart to Career Muskegon - was inspired by two programs already implemented in Lansing and Barry County. Instead of only providing scholarships to high school students who are already preparing for post-secondary education, the new system ...

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  6. Concerns over fracking in Carlton Township causing 'flowback' from community / 7-13-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | The Hastings Banner

    Christian Yonkers Staff Writer In the coming weeks, the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality will decide whether to issue a permit for the first oil well in Barry County to be completed with hydraulic fracturing. Boulter 1-17, under operation of Texas oil and gas company Interstate Explorations, is located off Sisson Road in Section 17 of Carlton Township.

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  7. City council skates around idea of a new rink / 7-13-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | The Hastings Banner

    ... committee for their hard work and dedication to improving the lives of the families of our youngest citizens of Barry County. The event attracted hundreds of families, and 384 bicycle helmets were given away, Waggoner said. Volunteers and visitors ...

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  8. DEQ reviews fracking well to be installed in Carlton Township / 7-6-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2017 | The Hastings Banner

    Christian Yonkers Staff Writer An application has been submitted to the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality for installation of a high-volume hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, well in Barry County by Interstate Explorations LLC, a Houston-based oil company. The site, Boulter 1-17, is in Section 17 of Carlton Township on the property of Kevin and Annette Boulter.

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  9. Woman dies after jumping into Gun Lake to help husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Authorities say a woman has died after jumping into a western Michigan lake to help her husband following a collision between a boat and a personal watercraft. The Barry County Sheriff's Office says 54-year-old Melanie Cybulski of Hastings died Sunday after being found floating on her back and not breathing following the crash a day earlier on Gun Lake.

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  10. Woman, 54, dies after trying to save husband during boating accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | MLive.com

    A woman who is among those being commended by police for the heroic efforts they made to help others after a boat crashed into a watercraft Saturday on Gun Lake here in Barry County has died. Melanie Cybulski, 54, of Hastings, had been on life support at Blodgett Hospital before she died Sunday afternoon, Barry County Sheriff's deputies said.

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  11. One Dead, Two Hospitalized in Boating MishapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | WHTC

    ORANGEVILLE TWP., MI One of three persons involved in a Saturday crash of a pleasure boat with a personal watercraft on Gun Lake in Barry County has died. In a Monday update, Sergeant Julie Jones of the Barry County Sheriff's Office Marine Division said that Melanie Cybulski of Hastings succumbed to her injuries on Sunday, a day after the mishap near the southeasst corner of the lake.

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  12. Hastings woman dies after boat, Sea-Doo crash on Gun LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | WOODTV.com

    A Hastings woman has died after ending up in the water during the chaos of a boating accident on Gun Lake. The Barry County Sheriff's Office Marine Division says Melanie Cybulski died Sunday at Spectrum Health's Blodgett Hospital.

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  13. Two Hospitalized in Gun Lake Boating AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | WHTC

    ORANGEVILLE TWP., MI Two persons were hospitalized after a personal water craft and a 16-foot boat collided in the southeast corner of Gun Lake in Barry County on Saturday afternoon. Before staffers from the county Sheriff's Office Marine Division and Orangeville Fire Department responded shortly after 4 PM, bystanders were able to administer CPR to the wife of the boat operator while he jumped into the water to tend to the PWC operator.

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  14. Police investigate crash on Gun Lake in Barry CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The Barry County Sheriff's Office says a 16-foot boat crashed into a personal watercraft. Police say the operator of the boat jumped into the water to help assist the injured man, who was reportedly operating the watercraft at the time.

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  15. Hartough given Rotary's Red Rose Award / 6-29-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | The Hastings Banner

    ... College. She soon accepted a position with the MSU Cooperative Extension, first in Calhoun County and then in Barry County. In 1982, she became an MSU Extension director; just one of a few female directors in the state at the time. Hartough became ...

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  16. Woman arrested for fatal hit and run in Barry CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Kelleigh Hobbs allegedly hit a bicyclist with her vehicle near the intersection of Whitneyville and Parmalee Roads Friday night. The crash killed Carla Reiffer, 40. Hobbs allegedly left the scene of the crash, but was taken into custody on Monday.

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  17. Hit-and-run suspect arrested in Barry CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | WHTC

    Barry County Sheriff's deputies have tracked down and charged the suspected hit-and-run driver accused of striking and killing a 40-year-old woman on a bicycle over the weekend. Kelleigh Hobbs of Middleville has been charged with leaving the scene of an accident causing death, a 15-year felony, and possession of marijuana.

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  18. Thousands without power in Barry CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Consumers told FOX 17 that the issue is with a line that brings power to four different substations, causing a widespread power outage. Outages began around 10:30 p.m. Monday evening and are expected to be restored by 9 a.m. Tuesday morning.

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  19. Police identify Middleville bicyclist killed in hit-and-run crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 | MLive.com

    A woman struck and killed by a vehicle north of Middleville has been identified as 40-year-old Carla Marie Reiffer. The crash occurred on Whitneyville Road near Parmalee Road, mostly like between 6:30 p.m. and 6:52 p.m. Friday, June 23. Barry County sheriff's deputies said Reiffer was riding a bicycle north on Whitneyville Road and was struck from behind by a car.

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  20. Police need your help to find hit and run driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 | WHTC

    The hunt is on this morning for a hit and run driver who struck and killed a bicyclist in Barry County just before 7 Friday evening along Whitneyville Road near Parmalee Road in Thornapple Township. Deputies say the 40-year-old female on the bike was pronounced dead at the scene.

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