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Hearing and vision screening offered year-round for children

By the Central Michigan District Health Department OSCEOLA COUNTY — As parents, it’s important to make sure your child can succeed in school. One of the most important steps in this process is to have your child screened for possible hearing and vision problems. Central Michigan District Health Department offers both of these screenings to children during the school year […]

To till, or not to till?

To till, or not to till?

Local farmers compare tilling methods with NRCS BIG RAPIDS – Between 30 and 40 local farmers took part in a new study put on by Michigan Natural Resources Conservation Services and the Michigan Farm Bureau on Friday. About a half mile down Coolidge Road outside of Big Rapids, farmers and educators gathered in a clearing […]