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State Police Vehicle Struck In Battle Creek

A Michigan State Police trooper was injured when his patrol car was struck by another vehicle in Battle on Sunday night. Michigan State Police have released the following: Michigan State Police (MSP) troopers are investigating a two-vehicle

Body Of Jimmy Green Found In Lawrence

The remains of 45-year-old Jimmy Green of Parchment have been found in the woods near Lawrence. The Van Buren County Sheriff’s Department says his body was found Friday, and his family has been notified. Green had been

BHAS Board Holds Organizational Meeting

Dashuna Robinson is the new president of the Benton Harbor Area Schools Board of Education. The body held its first meeting of the year on Tuesday of this past week, selecting its officers for 2021. Robinson started

COVID-19 Variant In Michigan

A variant of COVID-19 that first appeared in the United Kingdom and later in the United States has now been found in Michigan. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has released the following:  The first

Krasl Art Center Reopens

The Krasl Art Center has reopened after it shut down in November over concerns about COVID-19. Krasl Director Julia Gourley Donohue tells WSJM News they feel the situation in Berrien County has improved enough to welcome people

Michigan Tax Revenues Are $2.1B Above Earlier Projections

From the Associated Press — Projected tax revenues in Michigan’s two major accounts will be $2.1 billion higher than previously anticipated over two years, driven by increased federal unemployment benefits and consumers’ online purchases in the coronavirus pandemic. Economists in