REGIONAL NEWS

Conservation district urges invasive species awareness

Sarah Nelson, executive director of the Barry Conservation District, discusses invasive species with Barry County commissioners Tuesday. (Photo by Rebecca

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Michigan superintendent: Need more career tech, teachers, mental health care

Michael Rice

 Bridge Magazine

Michael Rice seldom shied from providing his blunt opinion on education issues as superintendent at Kalamazoo Public

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Bivens honored by state water-quality group

Joseph Bivens (left) receives the Loring F. Oeming Award at the Michigan Water Environment Association’s 94th Annual Conference. (Photo provided)

 

Joseph

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Barry ISD receives $445,500 surprise from state

Luke Froncheck

Staff Writer

 

The windfall of $445,500 from the state to the Barry Intermediate School District will pay for

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Barry ISD plans to run Great Start program; no word from state

Luke Froncheck

Staff Writer

Barry Intermediate School District Superintendent Richard Franklin says the Great Start Readiness Program will be proceed

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Seven communities given grants for Native American fund

Seven projects across Michigan were selected late last month to receive grants from the Native American Heritage Fund.

Those 2019

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Tough spring took a toll, but mid-Michigan generational farmer hopeful

Tim Stuart farms more than 750 acres near Lake Odessa, including this soybean field. (Photo by Hunter Dood)

Hunter Dood

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Libraries consider stocking Narcan

Taylor Owens

Staff Writer

Last month, the State Legislature unanimously passed a law allowing trained staff members of public libraries

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