Community Development

Development News Amy Powell

Hopes for 2022, Amy Powell


Feature Story Grant to the Mt. Pleasant Fire Department Radio System Update

Mt. Pleasant Fire Department updates radio equipment


Feature Story On the Ground Calhoun County Administrator 2021
Feature Story Amanda Saab, Zee Shami, Sam Haider, and Sam Abbas discuss the future of Dearborn Resturants, and food within the community at a Dearborn City Open (image taken before the COVID-19 pandemic).

What our journalists are watching in 2022


Development News Nicholas Kristock, co-founder and CEO of Fleece & Thank You.
Development News Turntable at Radio Wasteland Records

Radio Wasteland Records celebrates fifth anniversary


Development News Erin Patrice is the creator and founder of The Breaking Bread Village.

Profile Q & A: Erin Patrice, MLK Drum Major Award


Feature Story Production crew inside MCTV's production trailer capturing high school football.
Longform Sam Killian and Kelly Scott at YDL-Whittaker.
Innovation News Better Me Youth founder Carla Whitsett accepts the state of Michigan's Support Staff Professional of the Year award.
Longform On the Ground Calhoun County Vaccine Ambassadors update
Feature Story momentum-center-event

The Momentum Center to hold 3-part mental health forum


Feature Story Jon Ornee is teaming up with Community Action House for another New Year's Day fundraiser to support the new new Food Club & Opportunity Hub in Holland.

2022 Challenge gets people moving and doing good


Feature Story Downtown Mt. Pleasant.
Partner Content A pregnant patient reviews her vitals with Diane Traenkle, D.O., obstetrician/gynecologist and one of the Centering providers, during her belly check.

CenteringPregnancy program first of its kind in Central Michigan


Development News Winning team at the 2020 Battle of the Books, completed shortly before the COVID-19 pandemic.

Grace A. Dow Memorial Library Battle of the Books


Feature Story Those who attended the public event on Nov. 18 were asked to answer, "what does it mean to BELONG?" The results appeared in real-time as a Word Cloud.