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Great turnout for insect monitoring in the Rogue River Watershed

Interested kids, fisherman, businesses, boy scouts, landowners, nature lovers and others funneled into the Algoma Township Hall for Trout Unlimited’s Spring Stream Insect Monitoring event on April 6th, 2013. We had a record 38 dedicated volunteers sample insects at stream … Continue reading

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KDL to offer energy usage monitors for loan to public

At public libraries around Michigan and the country, cardholders have been able to check out energy usage monitors to gauge their home appliance electricity use. But there are no public libraries in Kent County that loan the monitors. Until now … Continue reading

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Historical Museum recreates the early days of town

Exhibits for the NEW Rockford Area Museum are now being constructed under the direction of Media Rare, the consulting firm that has been instrumental in the planning of the new museum. Displays will lead visitors through the story of how … Continue reading

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Navigating your way to a successful business

We start small businesses for various reasons. For some it is the economic pressure to replace lost earnings from a job termination and a dismal outlook for being rehired. For others, it is a business concept they are passionate about … Continue reading

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Waterfest to be held April 27th, “Save the Frogs Day”

Cannon Township will be hosting their annual Waterfest event at Townsend Park on Saturday, April 27, 2013, 8:00 a.m. until noon. A pancake breakfast will be served by the Cannonsburg Village Christmas Light Committee beginning at 8:00 a.m. The Historical … Continue reading

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