‘Remember when …’ is Heritage Days theme

Volunteers sought now to aid in planning


Middleville’s 2019 Heritage Days, Aug. 16-18, has the theme “Remember When …”

Planners of

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Color Run takes off on newly paved trail

Brett Bremer

Sports Editor

There was at least as as much action at the starting line of the 2019 Nashville Sesquicentennial Color

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Families Stroll and Read

Karen Jousma reads the “Very Hungry Caterpillar” to Irena, Mea, and Kenden Richter of Middleville. See more of story below.

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Strolling their way to literacy

Dick Jousma reads “The Little Girl Who Lost Her Name” to Sheila Bell (left) and Henry Service, of Hastings.



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Dr. Universe

Shooting rocks


Dr. Universe:

What are shooting stars made of?

Erin, 11, Arkansas


Dear Erin,

If you

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Road repairs on westbound M-43 in Hastings

A big buckle on M-43 in Hastings earlier this month turned a section of roadway into a concrete ramp. High

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The pig that refreshes

Wednesday at the Barry County Fair, the race wasn't necessarily to the swift, it was to the pig who was

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The heat is on, but visitors can stay cool at the fair

Julie Makarewicz

Contributing Writer

It wouldn't be fair week without the midway, food, rides, the 4-H livestock show – and

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