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TODAY IS Tuesday November 20th


Branch County Commissioners Re-elected
Thursday Nov 08, 2018 11:35am

By: Mike Stiles


(COLDWATER) – There will be no changes to the membership of the Branch County Commission.

During Tuesday's General Election, incumbents Terri Norris (2363) in District 1; Leonard Kolcz (2447) in District 2; Don Vrablic (2526) in District 3; Ted Gordon (2034) in District 4 and Randall Hazelbaker (2426) in District 5 all ran unopposed and were re-elected to their positions.

In other Branch County voting issues, residents of the Bronson School District approved a sinking fund millage 1403 Yes votes to 1034 No votes. The request is for 2 mills for 5 years. Money from the millage will be used for the construction or repair of school buildings; school security improvements and for the acquisition or upgrading of technology.

In the Bronson School Board election, Dennis Sikorski was re-elected with 1207 votes. The second seat was won by Brenda Kelley who received 1030 votes and defeated incumbent Deborah Balowski who got 974 votes.

In Quincy, voters again turned down a police protection millage proposal with 721 No votes to 678 Yes votes. The request was for 1.25 mills for 10 years, with the money to be used for the purpose of police protection.

Voters also re-elected incumbents Casey Bassage and Nick Loomis to the Village Council. In addition, Laura Loomis was also elected to the Council as was Wendy Salyer to a partial term.

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LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
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LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(11-19-2018) • County Council Discusses 600 South
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(11-17-2018) • Two Vehicle Rollover Accident
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(11-17-2018) • Three More Kidnapping Suspects Bound To Circuit Court
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Coldwater, MI
(11-17-2018) • Theft From Vehicle In Constantine Township
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Constantine Township, St. Joseph Co. MI
(11-17-2018) • City Commission To Clarify Medical Marijuana Ordinance
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis City Hall • Sturgis, MI
(11-17-2018) • Arrests Made In Flowerfield Homicide
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Flowerfield Township, St. Joseph Co. - MI
(11-16-2018) • Information Released On Kendallville Shooting Death
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Kendallville, IN
(11-15-2018) • Homicide Investigation In Flowerfield Township
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Flowerfield Township, St. Joseph Co. - MI
(11-15-2018) • Missing Indiana Woman Found Dead In Michigan
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Milton Township - Cass Co., MI
(11-15-2018) • October 2018 Jobless Rate Drops In Michigan
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Lansing, MI.
(11-15-2018) • LaGrange County Schools Get Accountability Grades
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Indianapolis
(11-15-2018) • Vicksburg Man Killed In One Vehicle Crash
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Leonidas Township - St. Joseph Co. MI
(11-15-2018) • Arrest Made In Branch County Assault
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Coldwater, MI
(11-14-2018) • Busy Agenda For Tonight's City Commission Meeting
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(11-14-2018) • Bruce Jones, Former Road Commission Manager, Passes Away
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(11-14-2018) • Firearm Deer Season Begins Thursday In Michigan
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Lansing, MI.
(11-14-2018) • Vaping Meeting Set For Thursday
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(11-14-2018) • Good Audit Report For Sturgis Schools
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis Central Commons • Sturgis, MI
(11-13-2018) • Wickey And Malone Anxious To Start Duties On City Commission
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(11-13-2018) • Geronimo Energy Helps Mendon Schools Launch Robotics Team
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Mendon, MI
(11-13-2018) • Probation Given To Woman For Shooting Boyfriend
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Cassopolis, Cass County, MI.
(11-13-2018) • Crash Sends Stroh Man To The Hospital
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Stroh - LaGrange Co, IN.
(11-13-2018) • Sturgis Historical Society Selling Bricks
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(11-13-2018) • City Commission Elects Hile Mayor, Dvorak Vice Mayor
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(11-13-2018) • Three Rivers Streets Closed For Railroad Crossing Repairs
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Three Rivers, MI
(11-13-2018) • Woman Arrested For Fleeing Accident Scene
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(11-12-2018) • Tree Of Love Campaign Underway At Sturgis Hospital
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(11-12-2018) • Leutheuser Retains Leadership Position In Michigan House
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Lansing, MI.
(11-12-2018) • Woman Injured In Buggy Vehicle Crash
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(11-12-2018) • Sturgis Central Commons Hosting Veterans Day Celebration
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(11-10-2018) • Water test results for Branch County
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Coldwater, MI
(11-10-2018) • Advice for using car seats in winter
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Coldwater, MI
(11-09-2018) • Glen Oaks Disappointed With Millage Results
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Glen Oaks Community College • Centreville, MI
(11-09-2018) • Honors Handed Out During Chamber Annual Dinner
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturges-Young Civic Center & Auditorium • Sturgis, MI
(11-09-2018) • Plea Accepted On Sexual Assault Charge
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Coldwater, MI
(11-09-2018) • Shannon Appointed CEO Of Three Rivers Health
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