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If you can’t beat ’em, join ’em

Before I even heard the word or learned its meaning, I was a liberal. I remember nearly two decades ago having debates about Dr. Jack …

KAHRYN RILEY: Closing crime and punishment’s revolving door

When the Mackinac Center for Public Policy launched its Criminal Justice Policy Initiative in July 2016, stakeholders and lawmakers already …

PASTOR’S PEN: The Third Commandment

What does it mean to “bear or carry someone’s name”?  Let’s think of it this way.  You’re at home waiting for the cable guy to …

Letters to the Editor

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Marion Fair Board making progress

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Marion Fair Board making progress

TO THE EDITOR: As we enter the 2017 fair season, the Marion Fair Board would like to take a moment to once again reassure you of our …

Reed City police reports

Reed City police reports

10/31-11/06 If you see any suspicious activity, call 911. For a non-emergency call 832-3255. Email tips to policereedcity@gmail.com. …

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Vote for Doug Gabert as state representative

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Vote for Doug Gabert as state representative

As a resident of our 102nd Michigan State House District, a district that has been historically gerrymandered to produce a reliable GOP …

LETTER TO  THE EDITOR: Pastor thanks community for support for annual CROP Walk

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Pastor thanks community for support for annual CROP Walk

TO THE EDITOR: On  Oct. 9,  about 85 walkers participated in the 35th annual Crossroads CROP Walk sponsored by Church World Service. …