Ionia County Newswire

Ionia County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ionia County, MI.

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  1. Michigan church suing gay activist over sign at Dieseltec talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | MLive.com

    Attorneys for Jenison Bible Church claim that Daniel Vanderley did not have permission to put the church's name on a sign that was used at a June 2015 demonstration outside an event featuring the anti-gay owner of the Dieseltec auto body shop. In the context of the pro-gay demonstration outside the event, the sign intentionally distorted the church's belief about same-sex marriage, according to a lawsuit filed Monday, May 2, in Kent County Circuit Court.

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  2. Three people arrested in Ionia County drug raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The Ionia County Sheriff's Office and Central Michigan Enforcement Team arrested three people after conducting a search warrant in Belding Wednesday evening. David Allen Cloud, 31, Delrae Louise Soles, 30, and Kristina Marie Hoople, 27, were all arrested on drug charges.

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  3. Bench memorializing 10-year-old boy stolen from homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Police are looking into the theft of a bench memorializing a 10-year-old boy from a family's home in Ionia County. According to Belding Police Chief Dale Nelson, the bench memorializes Devon Morrison, who drowned in 2013.

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  4. Overwhelmed child safety center holding Wednesday benefitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | WOODTV.com

    ... budget. The auction runs from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Olivera's Restaurant in Ionia . More than 50 businesses from Ionia County, Montcalm County and beyond have donated items for the auction. Olivera's will also donate ten percent of its sales through ...

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  5. Peanut butter breadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | WOTV Battle Creek

    Independent Bank and Mercantile Bank of Michigan, in Ionia County, are participating in the second food drive competition to collect items for the Ionia Montcalm Kids 3rd Meal program. The competition will be taking place from April 25th through May 6th.

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  6. Davenport Women's Basketball Signs Walter, McCostlin and Roe for 2016-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | MLive.com

    ... that was a two-time All-Conference selection, a two-time BCAM All-State Honorable Mention, and the two-time Ionia County Player of the Year. She was an All-Area selection her junior season and an AP All-State Honorable Mention as senior at Portland ...

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  7. Ionia Isd Stem DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | WOTV Battle Creek

    The Ionia County Intermediate School District's AmeriCorps VISTAs are partnering with Central Michigan University to host a two summer camps for incoming 6th graders focused on Science Technology Engineering Arts and Mathematics . Throughout camp, students are able to work with STEAM field experts, experience field trips, have fun hands-on activities and make new friends.

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  8. Kids report stranger approached them at mobile home park playground in Ionia Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The Ionia County Sheriff's Office is investigating a suspicious situation, in which two children reported a man approached them and asked if they needed a ride home. It happened Monday evening at the Evergreen Mobile Home Park on N. State Rd. Police say two kids were playing on the playground when a white male subject, roughly 40-50 years old and driving a tan van, approached them and asked if they wanted a ride.

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  9. Motorcyclist critically injured in crash near IoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 24 | MLive.com

    A 52-year-old Ionia man was flown by Aeromed helicopter to a Grand Rapids hospital after his motorcycle struck the back of a truck Saturday evening on M-66 in Ionia County, according to the Lakeview Post of the Michigan State Police. The crash happened just before 6:30 p.m. April 23 on the state highway, also called South State Road, near Riverside Drive in Ionia Township.

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  10. Police: 1 injured in Ionia Twp. motorcycle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 24 | WOODTV.com

    Michigan State Police said one person was taken to the hospital after a motorcycle crashed into the back of a pickup truck in Ionia County. It happened at 6:29 p.m. on M-66 near Riverside Drive in Ionia Township.

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  11. Deputies warn of suspicious strangers looking for home entryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 22 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... Grand Rapids Police Department is warning residents of a similar incident to the one in Holland Township. Also, Ionia County authorities are a warning of a phony door-to-door meat salesman who coaxed his way into a home to steal cash. Police are ...

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  12. Abused woman justified in shooting boyfriend 8 times, killing him, prosecutor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 22 | MLive.com

    A 21-year-old woman was justified in shooting her boyfriend eight times and killing him during a domestic assault, the Ionia County Prosecutor said in an opinion released Friday. Kylie Vincent called 911 from the Belding home she shared with Eric Harrington, 34, about 5 a.m. Oct. 21, to report she had shot and killed him after he attacked her.

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  13. Man credits time in Ionia jail for helping weight lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 21 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    A 63-year-old man who is jailed in Michigan says his time behind bars helped him shed a lot of extra weight. The Sentinel-Standard of Ionia reports Richard Mutschler of Belding was sentenced to probation with credit for 159 days served in the Ionia County Jail for stealing a toolbox.

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  14. Michigan man credits time in jail for helping weight lossRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 21 | Washington Times

    A 63-year-old man who is jailed in Michigan says his time behind bars helped him shed a lot of extra weight. The Sentinel-Standard of Ionia reports Richard Mutschler of Belding was sentenced to probation with credit for 159 days served in the Ionia County Jail for stealing a toolbox.

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  15. Deputies warn of door to door thief targeting elderlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 20 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Deputies in Ionia County are warning residents of a door to door salesman they say stole a lot of money from an elderly, disabled man in Muir. The victim contacted authorities on Wednesday, reporting a man in a blue colored minivan showed up to his home attempting to sell meat.

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  16. Poultry ranch considers expansion in MercersburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 20 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... and partnering closely with local communities. The company was founded in 1958 by Harry and Marilyn Herbruck in Ionia County, Michigan, and its roots stretch back to the late 1920's when Harry Herbruck, Sr. started a Michigan-based egg business. ...

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  17. Kent and Ionia County pet owners put on coyote warningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 15 | WOODTV.com

    Lucy, a 6-year-old Brittany Spaniel, liked to chase deer on her family's land, but she didn't come home Tuesday evening. It is among recent pet attacks that led Kent and Ionia county animal control officers to issue a coyote warning on Friday.

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  18. Today in history: Homeless boy sleeps in hollow of tree near CadillacRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 14 | Northern Michigan News

    April 14, 1916 A 9-year-old boy named Viven Walter Griffen, whose parents both were dead, was told to "find a new home" by the man in Ionia County who had been taking... As cadillacnews.com transitions to a metered site, the login information will help us determine whether you are a paid subscriber or one of our casual visitors. The process of logging in does not make you a subscriber nor does it require any billing info, so there is no financial obligation attached to logging in.

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  19. Officials say it's time to prepare for spring, summer stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 10 | WILX-TV Lansing

    ... and terms, having an emergency supply kit and creating an emergency contact list. Last year, a tornado hit Ionia County while Grand Traverse and Leelanau counties were slammed by severe thunderstorms. A voluntary statewide tornado drill is scheduled ...

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  20. Fulton Street resurfacing starts Monday in LowellRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 7 | State of Michigan

    PROJECT DETAILS: The Michigan Department of Transportation will resurface 2.3 miles of M-21 from Valley Vista Drive to the Kent/Ionia county line . Work also includes sidewalk ramps compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act, water main work, widening for a right-turn lane from eastbound M-21 to southbound Hudson Street, and culvert work at the Kent/Ionia county line.

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