Bear Cub Scouts visit Cannon Township Offices

Melissa Soderstrom reviews how tax payments are applied as Jacob Stauffer, Trevor and Jake Carlson, Sean McLellan, Nathan Triesenberg and Mason Parker watch.

Paying taxes isn’t fun for adults, but did prove to be entertaining to the third grade Bear Cub Scouts from Crestwood Elementary on a recent visit to the Cannon Township offices. As part of their rank achievements, the boys received a tour of both the township government offices and the fire department. Township treasurer, Jim […]

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Letters to the Editor

‘A Message to You’ inspires reader to share own story I read A Message for You in the Rockford Squire recently and it made me think of the way I have seen alot of people driving. I no longer drive because I could have lost my life a few years ago. I thank God everyday […]

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Habitat for Humanity of Kent County kicks off with home in Sparta

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Calling all volunteers … Habitat for Humanity of Kent County has kicked off a build in North Kent County on Tuesday, March 31, and volunteers are needed. Absolutely no experience is required. Habitat has plenty of jobs at all skill levels, including framing, siding, painting, land scaping, work site assistance and clean up, meal prep, […]

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Rockford grads looking

CLASS OF ‘59—The Rockford High School class of 1959. Its 45th reunion was held at the Rockford Community Cabin five years ago.

The Rockford High School class of 1959 is hoping someone out there knows where some of their graduating classmates are. The class will celebrate their initiation into the Golden R Club (graduates of RHS who have reached or passed the 50th anniversary) on June 27. The missing classmates are Carol (Noxon) Wynsma, Vicki (Nelson) Taylor, […]

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Spring is in the air

And so is pet fur. Many people believe that it is the warming rays of spring sunshine that causes shedding…not so. Dogs shed based on length of daylight not heat, so shedding is an issue for pets and their parents from coast to coast. Here are some tips to keep your fur friend and your […]

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