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Slacker’s Reopens At New Location

Slacker’s Family Fun Center has reopened at its new location in St. Joseph Township. Slacker’s previously was located at the Orchards Mall, but announced plans to move in late 2021. The new location is the former Vineland

Police Look For Missing Gobles Teen

The Van Buren County Sheriff’s Department is looking for a missing Gobles teen. It says 15-year-old Gabriel Reynoso ran away from home on May 16 and has not returned. Sheriff’s deputies have followed several leads as they

Michigan’s Adventure Reopens This Friday

Michigan’s Adventure amusement park opens this Friday in Muskegon. Park spokeswoman Laurie Bollenbach told Michigan News Network this week they have 60 rides, including seven roller coasters and a familiar favorite for families. “Camp Snoopy has rides

Upton Tours Baby Formula Plant

Congressman Fred Upton paid a visit Wednesday to the Sturgis baby formula plant that has been shut down due to contamination concerns, leading to the nationwide shortage of baby formula. He told WSJM News ahead of his

Avian Flu Found In Allegan County

A case of the bird flu has been identified in Allegan County. The Allegan County Health Department has released the following: The first case of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) was confirmed on May 17, 2022 in

Napier Avenue Bridge To Reopen Friday

The Berrien County Road Department will have the Napier Avenue Bridge over the St. Joseph River back open to traffic on Friday. Interim Director Kevin Stack tells WSJM News crews working on the bridge were going to

TSA Offers Advice On Traveling This Summer

Tens of thousands of people are expected to head to the airport and travel during the summer. The unofficial kickoff is this coming Memorial Day weekend. Michigan TSA security director Steve Lorincz says travelers should arrive early