County signs agreement to add broadband to 12,000 residences

By John RaffelCorrespondent ALLEGAN – Allegan County Board of Commissioner chairman Jim Storey reported during Thursday’s Board of Commissioners meeting the County and 123.NET signed an agreement to provide wired broadband infrastructure and service to 12,000 unserved addresses.“The addresses do not have access to download speeds of over 100mb,” Storey said. “The final agreement was negotiated quickly Read More… Read More 

Obituary: Barbara A. Middaugh

Barbara A. Middaugh, 88, of Allegan, passed away on Monday, January 9, 2023, at Allegan County Medical Care Community. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 1:00 PM on Friday, January 20, 2023, at Glenwood Seventh-day Adventist Church, 51089 Glenwood Rd, Dowagiac, with Pastor Alex Niculaescu officiating. Friends may visit with the family Read More… Read More 

Fennville Schools enlist grief counselors

The Allegan County Sheriff’s Office says the woman who was shot and killed along with her two children this weekend was in the process of packing up to leave. Deputies believe a 34-year-old man from Fennville shot and killed his family Saturday afternoon, before turning the gun on himself.Police say 35-year-old Cindy Clouse and her two daughters Read More… Read More