gradient
goingon
TODAY IS Thursday September 18th


Team Midwest Takes Ice Bucket Challenge
Saturday Aug 23, 2014 3:35pm
Cassopolis, Cass County, MI.

By: Mike Stiles

(CASSOPOLIS) – An area organization has joined in a craze to raise money for ALS.

On Friday afternoon, 41 employees of Midwest Energy Cooperative gathered in their Cassopolis headquarters parking lot to participate in a company ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. The cooperative and many of its employees made a donation to the ALS Association in honor of co-op members who have experienced the devastating impact of ALS.

Roger Bowser, manager of energy programs and services, represented the Midwest employee family in introducing the challenge. He shared the story of his uncle's struggle with ALS, and how he watched his father do everything possible to help him.

Midwest has issued a challenge to Kemner-Iott Insurance, Cass Dental and to Cherryland Electric Cooperative in Cadillac. Those businesses are encourage to have their own challenge by the end of next week and support ALS.

Employees of Midwest Energy Cooperative in Cassopolis take the Ice Bucket Challenge (photo courtesy of Midwest Energy Cooperative)
(09-18-2014) • Indiana Firearm Application Process Changes
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Indianapolis
(09-18-2014) • Seaplane Splash-In This Sunday At Pokagon
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Pokagon State Park
(09-18-2014) • Hughes Interviewing For Portage City Manager Job Today
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Portage, Kalamazoo Co. - MI
(09-18-2014) • Co. Commission Approves Tax Rate Amendment
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(09-18-2014) • Sturgis Man Sentenced For Weapons In Jail
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Coldwater, MI
(09-18-2014) • Portage Man Injured In Rollover Accident
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Park Township, St. Joseph Co. - MI
(09-18-2014) • Child Care Focus Of Lori's Bill
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Lansing, MI.
(09-18-2014) • Ladies Day At The Fair
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(09-18-2014) • Glen Oaks Offering Late Start Classes
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(09-18-2014) • Shaw To Stand Trial In Coldwater Infants Death
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Branch County Courthouse • Coldwater, MI
(09-17-2014) • County Commission Approves Trail Grant Funds
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(09-17-2014) • CHC Oriole Connect Now Open
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Quincy, MI
(09-17-2014) • Two Glen Oaks Faculty Now Tenured Instructors
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(09-17-2014) • Pick Up Truck Fire Being Investigated By LCSD
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Beaver creek
(09-17-2014) • Senior Day At The Fair
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(09-17-2014) • YMCA Of Steuben County Gets $250K Endowment Gift
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(09-17-2014) • Rockin' For Rett Set For September 27th
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(09-16-2014) • Youth concert, scholarships receive Operation Roundup grants
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(09-16-2014) • Meeting next week seeks to align Noble Co. manufacturers, educators
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Albion, IN
(09-16-2014) • LaGrange police arrest two on drug charges
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: 0330 W. CR 150 N • LaGrange, IN
(09-16-2014) • Contractor cuts gas line in LaGrange
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: 512 N. Detroit Street • LaGrange, IN
(09-16-2014) • Portion Of West Congress St. Staying Brick For Now
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(09-16-2014) • Cassopolis Woman Facing Arson Charge
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(09-16-2014) • City Commission Honors Retiring Doctor
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(09-16-2014) • Education Day At The Fair
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(09-16-2014) • Community Foundation grant boosted adult education enrollment
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(09-16-2014) • Downtown Streets To Be Closed For Cruise In
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Downtown Angola • Angola, IN
(09-16-2014) • County Could Hire 911 Consultant To Help Fix Radio Issues
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Steuben County Community Center • Angola, IN
(09-15-2014) • Coldwater Authorities Searching For Suspect In Rape
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Coldwater, MI
(09-15-2014) • Plenty On Tap At Fair For Monday
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(09-15-2014) • Branch County Wreck Injures Two
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Ray-Quincy And Fisher Roads
(09-15-2014) • Construction underway on Habitat For Humanity home
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(09-13-2014) • Hughes In The Running For Portage City Manager Job
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Portage, Kalamazoo Co. - MI





Contact WBET
STURGIS269/651-WBET
COLDWATER517/278-WBET
wbet@wbetfm.com

pfc

businesses