The Combined Community Choir performs during the community Thanksgiving service Sunday, Nov. 23, at the Otsego High School Performing Arts Center.
Otsego and Plainwell residents filled the seats at Otsego High School’s performing arts center Sunday, Nov. 23, for the community Thanksgiving service.
Pat Newbauer (right)—one of many in period dress for the occasion and one of many who helped plan the centennial—thanks the current library staff for their daily efforts and successes. Current library director Lindsey Dorfman is also pictured.
Allegan’s library turned 100 in style with a reenactment Friday, Nov. 21, of the 1914 dedication ceremony for the original portion of the library, built with funds from industrialist and philanthropist Andrew Carnegie.
Reunited for the first time with some of the people she credits for saving her life, Sara Riemersma (left) gives Life EMS paramedic Markie McGowan a hug while Mom Karen Riemersma hugs medic Patrick Morgan.
“Even if it wasn’t Thanksgiving, I have so much to be thankful for,” said 28-year-old Sara Riemersma. Her father Doug piped in and said, “And five of those reasons are standing right here.”
CASCO TWP.—Police said DNA or dental records would likely be needed to identify a body found along the Lake Michigan shore.
Julie Henderleiter Aldrich works with an eighth-grade science class at Otsego Middle School while on sabbatical from Grand Valley State University.
Otsego Public Schools science classes gained a fresh pair of eyes this school year from a Grand Valley State University chemistry professor on sabbatical.
This year’s Spirit of Women Young Person Role Model Award Mackenzie Warning (left) is pictured with Allegan General Hospital Spirit of Women coordinator Jennifer Dentler.
An Otsego high school student was among the three remarkable women Allegan General Hospital and the AGH Foundation recognized with the Fourth Annual Spirit of Women Awards during its Girls’ Night Out event on Thursday, Oct. 30. Mackenzie Warning, 16, won the Young Person Role Model Award.
The Combined Community Choir performs during the community Thanksgiving service Sunday, Nov. 23, at the Otsego High School Performing Arts Center.
Pat Newbauer (right)—one of many in period dress for the occasion and one of many who helped plan the centennial—thanks the current library staff for their daily efforts and successes. Current library director Lindsey Dorfman is also pictured.
Reunited for the first time with some of the people she credits for saving her life, Sara Riemersma (left) gives Life EMS paramedic Markie McGowan a hug while Mom Karen Riemersma hugs medic Patrick Morgan.
Julie Henderleiter Aldrich works with an eighth-grade science class at Otsego Middle School while on sabbatical from Grand Valley State University.
This year’s Spirit of Women Young Person Role Model Award Mackenzie Warning (left) is pictured with Allegan General Hospital Spirit of Women coordinator Jennifer Dentler.

Sports

Allegan’s Erin Isola earned a regional diving championship to lead five county athletes who are going to state.

It’s not the mistake that matters, but how you recover that counts is probably the attitude Allegan junior diver Erin Isola took with her to the regional competition on Thursday, Nov.

Obituaries

Ruth Virginia Tupper Washbu

Donald Charles Phillips, 56

Sara Elizabeth Krickow-Smit

Gary Scott Zoll, 62, of All

Opinion

In this week's column, I take a minute to crow about the fact that one of Allegan County's treasures was recently discover

What a difference a letter makes.

In my column this week, I explained a bit of how write-in votes are counted—and not counted—and explain why it would be ba

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