2020-12-26

Attorney advises Winfield Township officials on pending wind ordinance

A special joint meeting of the Winfield Township Board and the Winfield Township Planning Commission featured legal advice on a pending wind energy facility ordinance, as well as conflict of interest scenarios involving township officials and a proposed wind farm project.

Winfield Township residents voice concerns about wind project

A three-hour joint meeting of the Winfield Township Board and the Winfield Township Planning Commission on Monday evening included a good hour and a half of public comment on the subject of a pending wind energy facility ordinance.

About 40 people attended the meeting, which was held via Zoom.

STEVE MERREN: The last call

While hunting comes with many rewards, it too can be riddled with hardships.

I, like many other hunters, have had a fair share of rough seasons that seemed to be full of more doubt than promise. The real kicker about having a successful season is the thought that every season thereafter will be just as good but the reality is that there are absolutely no guarantees in the world of hunting.

Greenville educators highlight successes, work through frustrations of distance learning

Beginning each day in front of a computer screen filled with a classroom of students, Kristen Ritter doesn’t let the fact that her classroom is virtual, with each student tuning in from home, get her down. 

Be it sitting on a living couch, laying on the floor, or attending class while wrapping up breakfast in the kitchen, the Greenville High School math teacher is just thankful that in a world put on pause due to the coronavirus pandemic, today’s technology allows her to continue educating her students — even if it’s through distance learning.

Upcoming and pending services for Dec. 26, 2020

Upcoming and pending services for Dec. 26, 2020

Saturday, December 26, 2020

JUST IN: Police investigating armed robbery at Howard City gas station

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The Michigan State Police Lakeview Post is investigating a Christmas Eve armed robbery at a Howard City gas station.

Police responded to the Citgo/Ago gas station at M-46 near U.S. 131 around 2:48 a.m. Thursday.