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National Police Night Out August 1


The St. Joseph Township Police Department’s annual National Night Out event will be August 1. Set to take place at Maiden Lane Community Park, the event will feature officers from St. Joseph Township, the city of St.

Michigan Works Job Fair August 10


Michigan Works is planning its next job fair for Thursday, August 10 in Benton Harbor. More than 20 employers will be on hand to meet candidates and fill open positions. The fair will be held at the

Huizenga serving on new Bipartisan Fiscal Forum


Congressman Bill Huizenga is serving on the new Bipartisan Fiscal Forum, a group dedicated to sounding the alarm the nation’s debt. He and Democratic Congressman Scott Peters of California announced the group’s creation this month. Huizenga tells

Whitmer Signs Record Education Budget


Governor Gretchen Whitmer officially signed Michigan’s new $24.3 billion education bill into law. During a signing ceremony in Sutton’s Bay, the governor said this bipartisan bill provides a record amount of money to make sure kids are

50 Acres Burned In Allegan County


A 50-acre brush fire in Allegan County took several fire departments to put out yesterday afternoon. The fire was on a farm in Leighton Township and crews were called to the scene around 5:15 p.m. The Leighton

Michigan State Police Barbie is here


A quick check on social media shows Barbie fever is catching on… everywhere. From pink Crocs to Google splash pages that pop pink, it’s incredibly hard to miss the Barbie movie cross-promotions. Now, Michigan State Police are