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DAVE BECKER Plastering.
New walls and ceilings plus patching. Free estimates. No job too small. 30 years experience 734-854-6474 5/15tfn

John’s Stump grinding. 40 years experience. Call or text 419-467-9504. 10/28


1958 Blue Star. 12 ft. fishing boat. 35hp rated. Stored indoors. 9-1/2 Evinrude runs great. Minn Kota trolling motor w/battery. Newer trailer. This boat is wide and deep with thicker than normal aluminum. A steal at $1500. Call 517-215-8471 3/29


H.D. Ellis Inn Bed and Breakfast 415 W. Adrian St. Blissfield, MI. Call 517-486-3155. Are relatives, friends or business associates coming to visit? Need a home away from home for an extended stay? All rooms include private baths, TV, wifi and a full breakfast. 6/7tfn


Village of deerfield Open position. Applicant that is certified with any class F, D or S License preferred or high school graduate or equivalent. Able to become certified through MDEQ. Competitive hourly rate with benefits. Duties will include: assisting in the operation of the water and waste water treatment plants, Dept. of Public Works maintenance. Submit resume to:
Village of Deerfield
P.O. Box 277
Deerfield, MI 49238
through April 8, 2020. Question: 517-447-3138 4/1


Palmyra Township Board
Regular Meeting
March 24, 2020
Special Meeting
Present: James Isley, Matt Koester, Steve Papenhagen, Perry Pooley, & Christine Whited
Absent: None
Time was allotted for public comment.
Communications: Clerk Whited read the Lenawee County Declaration of a “Local State of Emergency;” Chief Paul Rohlan reported that the first COVID – 19 case was reported in Lenawee County
New Business: Approval to have new tires installed and an alignment on the PTFD brush truck; PTFD COVID-19 preparedness was discussed; motion failed on the acceptance of Carol Garcia’s Assessment Contract; approval to accept the Decker Agency Insurance Proposal; approval to hold the Memorial Day Parade at 9:00 am, on Sunday, May 25, 2020.
Complete Minutes of these or any other Palmyra Township meeting may be obtained from Christine Whited, P.O. Box 97, Palmyra, MI 49268. Approved minutes can be viewed on our website at
Respectfully Submitted,
Christine Whited, Clerk (151)


The Village of Blissfield will be conducting a spring leaf collection beginning Tuesday, April 14. Village residents who wish to have their leaves picked up must have them placed in the right-of-way, parallel to the road, no later than Monday, April 13.
Leaves are not to be placed in the streets or gutters, nor around poles, guy wires, signs, or fire hydrants. Piles of leaves containing brush, sod, garden materials, rubbish or demolition materials, will not be picked up.
Anyone who has questions about this pickup should call the Village Office at 486-4347.

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