The Consumers Energy outage map.
Though the power cut out to all of Otsego and Plainwell at almost the same time as a fire was reported at a set of self-storage units in Otsego, officials do not yet know if they are related. The blaze began in the west building of a set of two at Total Storage Solutions, 711 E Allegan St.
(File photo from 2017)
WAYLAND—Since the Gun Lake Casino is closed through March 30, it has donated food in its coolers to local charities.
“Sunshine is the best disinfectant,” so stated Justice Louis Brandeis. The Michigan Press Association feels strongly that transparency in government is crucial to democracy. Especially in times of crisis like the one we are currently facing.
Fennville city commissioners met Monday using separated desks. Under new state rules, they can now meet by phone or online as long as the public can comment as well. (Photo courtesy Jim Hayden, www.bicyclebasefennville.wordpress.com)
LANSING—Public bodies, such as city councils and township boards, are allowed to conduct their meetings electronically through April 15.
Local public health officials are closely monitoring the spread of the coronavirus, said Lindsay Maunz, public information officer for the Allegan County Health Department.
The City of Allegan closed city hall Monday afternoon as part of ever-evolving measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus.
The Consumers Energy outage map.
(File photo from 2017)
Fennville city commissioners met Monday using separated desks. Under new state rules, they can now meet by phone or online as long as the public can comment as well. (Photo courtesy Jim Hayden, www.bicyclebasefennville.wordpress.com)

Sports

Martin senior Faith Guritz (left) drives around a Colon defender during the Clippers’ Division 4 regional semifinal win. (Photo by Jason Wesseldyk), Jaclyn Hildebrand snagged a team-best seven rebounds in the regional win over Colon. (Photo by Jason Wesseldyk)

Martin senior Freddie Elkins finished the Clippers’ Division 4 regional semifinal against Colon on Tuesday, March 10, with seven points, six rebounds and three steals.

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