State crews will begin a project Monday to resurface M-40 from Baseline Road north to M-89 in Allegan.
Taps is played at the 2017 Plainwell Memorial Day. This year's ceremony has been cancelled, as have many throughout the county. (File photo)
With Memorial Day just around the corner, Allegan County officials encouraged the public to follow all current executive orders. “While enjoying the outdoors, please keep a safe and mindful distance of at least 6 feet from others,” said Allegan County health officer, Angelique Joynes.
Community Action of Allegan County staff members help sort supplies that will be distributed to families and individuals throughout the county. CAAC has seen an increased demand for its services due to the financial impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. (Photo provided)
This year marks the 55th anniversary for Community Action of Allegan County, an organization that pro-vides services to families and individuals facing challenges associated with poverty.
A Pullman man died after running a stop sign in Fillmore Township, colliding with another vehicle Tuesday morning, May 19.
The Allegan County Prosecutor’s Office Friday charged Dennis Lee Bowman, 70, with open murder, felony murder, first-degree child abuse and mutilation of his 14-year-old adopted daughter 31 years ago in Fillmore Township.
(Corrected, Thursday, May 21--Ed.) Joshua Duane Martin, 29, of Allegan was charged Thursday, May 14, with two counts of second-degree child abuse. Police said 10-month-old Rosalee Ann Blackmer in Allegan Township was the victim in the case.
Taps is played at the 2017 Plainwell Memorial Day. This year's ceremony has been cancelled, as have many throughout the county. (File photo)
Community Action of Allegan County staff members help sort supplies that will be distributed to families and individuals throughout the county. CAAC has seen an increased demand for its services due to the financial impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. (Photo provided)

Sports

Nathan Smith competes in the biking portion of last year’s TRI Allegan as part of “Team Drew.” (File photo)
The TRI Allegan triathlon has become a fixture at Littlejohn Lake Park since debuting in 2011, drawing participants from far and near on a Tuesday evening in mid-July.

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