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Brown enters state rep race

SOUTH HAVEN – Former business owner, educator and school board member Annie Brown announced Monday. Jan. 3, that she is running for state representative in West Michigan’s new 38th House District.“I’m running for state representative because small businesses, small towns, and farmers need a fighter in Lansing who will make sure their voices are heard. Read More…

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Letter to the Editor: Wildlife crossings will reduce collisions

Dear Editor: The next couple of months roads will be full of ice and snow, making driving conditions dangerous. While there is little we can do to stop weather related accidents, there is a source of accidents we can do something about: collisions with wildlife.Every year millions of Americans hit wildlife on our roadways. Michigan Read More…

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Letter to the Editor: Tyranny of the Minority

To the Editor: Tyranny of the minority …The conservative right-wing has never bought into the idea of a multicultural society …. that the birthright of all Americans is equal representation and protection under the law. Call them nationalists (mostly white), anti-immigration advocates, maybe even super-patriots. They didn’t like Abe Lincoln much and have built hundreds Read More…