VHS radios such as these at the Allegan fire station will be replaced next year by the county to connect local departments with the new 911 central dispatch infrastructure. (Photo by Ryan Lewis)
Allegan County has approved spending up to $8.3 million to build a new 911 central dispatch radio system. County commissioners approved the deal at a special meeting Wednesday, June 29.
Mary Bush, 14, performs a hoop dance during a youth pow wow at the Jijak Foundation arena. (Photo by Virginia Ransbottom)
Practicing for the second annual Sweet Grass Moon Pow Wow July 9-10, Gun Lake Tribal youth summer camp children stepped into the arena at the Jijak Foundation in Hopkins and celebrated their cultural camp experience on Thursday, June 23.
Allegan County Commissioner Jon Campbell no longer intends to seek election as county clerk-register. Campbell announced he was suspending his campaign at the end of a special county commission meeting Wednesday, June 29.
Collecting their MyPlates at the Bringing Healthy Back booth at last Thursday’s Early Childhood Carnival in Allegan are (from right) Alicia Chavez of Hopkins with sons Alex and Arlyn as well as Danielle DeVriendt with daughter Dakota. (Photo by Ryan Lewis)
Children got to taste, plant and bring home some nutrition from the Early Childhood Carnival Thursday, June 15, at the Allegan County Area Technical and Education Center in Allegan. New this year, it was all part of the booth for the Bringing Healthy Back committee of the Great Start Collaborative, which organizes the fair.
Volunteers say a prayer before serving a pancake breakfast fundraiser in April when Hungry For Christ first purchased the former Hamilton Eggs facility. (Photo provided)
A food ministry that started from Curt and Tracy Brower’s refrigerator has grown into moving food to the hungry out of a 44,000-square-foot facility in Hamilton.
Volunteers loaded boxes of cereal for distribution to local food pantries on Thursday, June 16, at Hungry for Christ in Hamilton. Pictured in the forefront (from left) are Linda Burton of the Hopkins food pantry and Lindsay Cossey and Emma Kasprzyk of Allegan County’s youth advisory council TAG Team. (Photo by Virginia Ransbottom)
The first Allegan County cereal drive to supply nearly 4,000 school-aged children with enough cereal to last the summer fell short of its goal of 40,000 boxes. With local drop-off locations no longer in service, a second drive is asking for donated boxes of cereal to be directly dropped off at the donor’s local food pantry.
VHS radios such as these at the Allegan fire station will be replaced next year by the county to connect local departments with the new 911 central dispatch infrastructure. (Photo by Ryan Lewis)
Mary Bush, 14, performs a hoop dance during a youth pow wow at the Jijak Foundation arena. (Photo by Virginia Ransbottom)
Collecting their MyPlates at the Bringing Healthy Back booth at last Thursday’s Early Childhood Carnival in Allegan are (from right) Alicia Chavez of Hopkins with sons Alex and Arlyn as well as Danielle DeVriendt with daughter Dakota. (Photo by Ryan Lewis)
Volunteers say a prayer before serving a pancake breakfast fundraiser in April when Hungry For Christ first purchased the former Hamilton Eggs facility. (Photo provided)
Volunteers loaded boxes of cereal for distribution to local food pantries on Thursday, June 16, at Hungry for Christ in Hamilton. Pictured in the forefront (from left) are Linda Burton of the Hopkins food pantry and Lindsay Cossey and Emma Kasprzyk of Allegan County’s youth advisory council TAG Team. (Photo by Virginia Ransbottom)

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