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Upton Remembers Jackie Walorski


The funeral for Congresswoman Jackie Walorski will be held Thursday. Congressman Fred Upton tells WSJM News he knew Walorski well, often sitting next to her on flights to and from Washington. He says she had an impact

Michigan Adds 16,137 Cases Of COVID-19


The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services says 16,137 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past week. That brings the total since March 2020 to over 2.7million people. There were 137 people who lost

Whitmer Speaks From COVID Isolation


Governor Gretchen Whitmer has posted a video to social media from her resting place in isolation with COVID-19. She sounded a little congested, but otherwise appeared to be in good spirits. “Working from home, a little congested,”

Two Drown In South Haven


Two people have drowned in Lake Michigan in South Haven. South Haven Area Emergency Services Chief Brandon Hinz says a 22-year-old man from Novi and a 22-year-old woman from Columbus died at the hospital after both were

Whitmer Tests Positive For COVID


Governor Gretchen Whitmer has tested positive for COVID-19. Her office has released the following: This evening, Governor Gretchen Whitmer issued the following statement after testing positive for COVID-19.   “This evening, I tested positive for COVID-19.   “Thankfully, I