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By declaring a state of emergency, Whitmer has made available all state resources in cooperation with local response and recovery efforts in the designated area. The declaration authorizes the Michigan State Police, Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division (MSP/EMHSD) to coordinate state efforts above and beyond what MSP/EMHSD has already been doing in conjunction with local agencies.
“Our staff have been working closely with Newaygo County officials throughout this incident,” said Capt. Emmitt McGowan, deputy state director of...
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One of the coolest events of the early spring (can spring ever be too early?) is coming to the Grant Fine Arts Center on Monday March 25th at 7pm when the White Cloud Rotary hosts the Newaygo County Jazz Festival.
The concert features each of our 5 area school jazz bands who will put forth a lively evening of music guaranteed to set your toes to tapping and bring some smiles to a March Monday.
And as a bonus, emcee (and former preeminent DJ) Jim Jones will once again man the mike to keep things rolling along...
There is nothing quite like a road trip to clear one’s head- particularly if it involves traveling in a southerly direction during this time of year.
The past few years have seen a couple of car cruises toward the Carolinas , a short sortee to Savannah and some major meandering through Mississippi so the non-Florida series continued this year in the direction of Alabama.
Nothing against the Sunshine State. After all it is indeed a peninsula and we are (bi) peninsular people and all but recalling a trip through coastal Alabama a few decades back the area seemed to be calling us back in that direction...