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New COVID-19 Cases Drop To 6,027


The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services says 6,027 people tested positive for COVID-19 in the past week, an average of 861 a day. There were 245 deaths from the coronavirus. Nearly 70% of the state’s

St. Joseph Ice Fest this weekend


Set for this weekend is the St. Joseph Ice Festival. St. Joseph Today’s Daniele Crevier tells us the ice carvers will get to work downtown on Friday at 5 p.m. and everyone can check out the Fire

Whirlpool reports sales drop in 2022


Whirlpool has reported sales were down in 2022 by 10% from 2021. The company released its quarterly report this week showing a $2.2 billion drop in net sales for the year. The Fourth Quarter was also bumpy

Nessel Announces PFAS Settlement


Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel has announced a settlement agreement for the cleanup of a PFAS contaminated site in Livingston County in the first such deal since the state filed suit against multiple manufacturers, back in 2020.

Comet to be visible this week


It’s called Comet C-2022-E-3 and you can see it this week. The last time it buzzed near the Earth was 50,000 years ago. John French, the editor of the Abrams Planetarium sky calendar for Michigan State University,