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Wags & Whiskers — Hayden

Wags & Whiskers — Hayden

Hayden is a young, energetic male dog who is looking to be a family pet. Shelter life makes him stressed, but in the outdoors he comes alive. He is playful, happy and loves to shower ARC volunteers with affection. For more about Hayden, visit ARC today, and please share this video to increase his chances […]

Musician Spotlight: Ed Mallett

Musician Spotlight: Ed Mallett

Ed Mallett is a euphonium and tuba player, as well as a keyboardist. A Big Rapids native, he spent a lot of his music career traveling and performing across North America before settling back in town with his family. He sat down with the Pioneer to discuss his performance career, educational outreach and love for […]

Wags & Whiskers — Bromine

Wags & Whiskers — Bromine

Bro (short for Bromine) is a beautiful tabby kitty looking for someone to give him some loving in a comfortable, safe home. He is very affectionate, loves to snuggle and can be playful after enjoying a handful of catnip. Make sure to visit him and the other felines at the Animal Rescue Coalition of Mecosta […]

Wags & Whiskers — Apple

Wags & Whiskers — Apple

Apple is the perfect addition to a family this fall. She is a young female dog who is spayed and up to date on routine vaccinations. She loves attention, neck rubs and cuddling, and also loves to fetch tennis balls during playtime. Apple is a very calm canine who is up for adoption today at […]

Musician Spotlight: Allison LeVeque

Musician Spotlight: Allison LeVeque

Allison LeVeque is a customer service representative at Quinn’s Music and active local musician. A Big Rapids native, she has played at every available venue in town, including Shooter’s the Sawmill Saloon and most recently, Cranker’s Brewery. The singer and guitarist sat down with the Pioneer to discuss how she got into playing music and […]

Wags & Whiskers — Ariel

Wags & Whiskers — Ariel

Ariel is a sweet, calm female pitbull who was found as a stray and is now hoping her forever family will walk through the doors at the Animal Rescue Coalition of Mecosta County. She enjoys being outside and fetching a ball, and is easy to walk on a leash. She is affectionate, gets along with […]