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Board supports fluoride in water
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:33:00 -0700

COLDWATER — In a 5-1 vote, Branch-Hillsdale-St. Joseph Counties Community Health Agency (CHA) commissioners issued a resolution supporting fluoride in water supplies.

Complete pension info delayed
Sat, 06 Sep 2014 05:17:59 -0700

COLDWATER — Branch County’s full conversion to the Michigan Employee Retirement System will take a little longer because of the proposed sale of the Community Health Center of Branch County to the for-profit Community Health Systems, Commission Chairman Don Vrablic said Thursday.

200 tickets issued during holiday weekend
Thu, 04 Sep 2014 13:23:30 -0700

COLDWATER — As promised, Michigan State Police officers increased patrols Labor Day weekend in Branch County and throughout Michigan.

Lowe places first in Small Bus Roadeo
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:03:18 -0700

BRANCH COUNTY — Local resident and 12-year Branch Area Transit Authority employee Troy Lowe placed first in the 39th Annual Michigan Small Bus Roadeo in Frankenmuth on Sept. 12.

4-H volunteers needed
Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:33:10 -0700

Get involved Learn how to get involved by visiting Branch County MSU Extension on their blog at http://msuebranch.blogspot.com/, call (517) 279-4311 or stop by the office at 570 Marshall, Suite ...

Republicans hold headquarters grand opening
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:48:12 -0700

COLDWATER — The Branch County Republicans held their official unity grand opening celebration at their headquarters, 177 W. Chicago St., on Sept. 5.

Perkasie insurance agent charged in scheme
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:50:18 -0700

An insurance agent from Perkasie is among four accused by the Securities and Exchange Commission of defrauding elderly investors.

Free nitrate tests offered
Sat, 13 Sep 2014 09:18:21 -0700

BRANCH COUNTY — Owning a private water well can have many benefits — however, it can also be risky. Potentially dangerous compounds can leak into well water, and in high enough concentrations can cause health problems.

Consumers Energy Returns Rare Turtles to Their Homes in Southwest Michigan
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 03:00:00 -0700

COLDWATER, Mich., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Six rare turtles returned home recently to wetlands in Branch County following the installation of a Consumers Energy natural gas pipeline. "The herpetologist we hired to help protect wildlife along our right of way cared for five globally rare Blanding's turtles and one musk turtle, a species in decline, while crews installed our natural gas ...

Political Roundup: Oct. 6 is last day to register for Nov. 4 election
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 06:30:00 -0700

The last day to register for the upcoming Nov. 4 general election is Wednesday, Oct. 6. Residents of Michigan can register to vote for federal, state and local elections at their county, city or township clerk’s office or by visiting any Secretary of State office.