September 15 2011

Healing Fields an ‘epic event’ on 9-11 anniversary

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Photo by STACY NIEDZWIECKI Photo by STACY NIEDZWIECKI "The flags and poles are pictured rolled together prior to opening ceremonies. Photo by STACY NIEDZWIECKI Photo by STACY NIEDZWIECKI People walking among the flags appear as specks in a photo taken above Healing Fields. Many thanks to Jon Stotz of Turfs are Us for flying Squire Editor Beth Altena over the fields. [...]

Fire Union asking for $634,000 increase in three-year contract

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Plainfield, union negotiations ‘distressed’ by BETH ALTENA Steven Girard, contract attorney, advises the Plainfield Township Board of the total costs of demands in the negotiation of a firefighter contracts over the next three years. Negotiations are stalled on 25 issues—15 from the union and 10 from the township. Negotiations between Plainfield Township and the [...]

Hyser Rivers Museum offers peek into the past

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Take a trip back in time and share Plainfield Charter Township history with a tour of the historic Hyser House Museum, 6440 West River Drive (next to Grand Rogue Campground and Paddlesports). The museum is open annually the weekend of the Grand Rogue Living History Encampment (at the campground). The museum will be open Saturday, September 17 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and [...]

Take a trip back in time with living history encampment

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by BETH ALTENA Photo by KAREN J PHOTOGRAPHY What was it like when a trip to the doctor meant a long ride in a covered wagon? Maybe that wasn’t even an option. How about building a homestead without power tools? Cooking dinner? Doing a load of laundry? Defending your country 100 years ago? Find answers to these questions and more this weekend at the Grand Rogue Living [...]

Independent Bank’s Shelby Reno reappointed to Michigan Bankers Association Marketing Committee

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Shelby Reno Shelby Reno, senior vice president of marketing and communications for Independent Bank, has been reappointed to serve a three-year term on the Michigan Bankers Association (MBA) Marketing Committee. Reno has served on the MBA Marketing Committee for five years. Independent Bank Corporation (Nasdaq Symbol: IBCP) is a Michigan-based bank holding company with [...]
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