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Legislature Approves LaSata Elections Bill


Legislation from state Senator Kim LaSata that seeks to improve election security has been approved by the Michigan Legislature and sent on to Governor Gretchen Whitmer for her signature. Her bill would require individuals registering to vote

County Salutes Dispatchers Of The Year


The Berrien County Board of Commissioners has saluted the Berrien County Dispatchers of the Year. They were announced to the county board Thursday, with Berrien 911’s Jack Fisher saying there were eight nominees and two winners. One

BHSH Health System Announces New Nursing Program


BHSH System, the combined healthcare system comprised of Spectrum Health and Beaumont Health, has announced a $19 million initiative to address Michigan’s nursing shortage. The BHSH Spectrum Health West Michigan Nurse Scholar program will seek to support

Muhammad Ends Bid For Congress


Benton Harbor Mayor Marcus Muhammad has ended his campaign for Congress. He announced on Facebook this week he believes he does have the passion to run for the Fourth District. However, he says he also has “the

Promote The Vote Kicks Off 2022 Campaign


Promote the Vote 2022 has kicked off across the state. Promote the Vote is a group of organizations and individuals dedicated to making sure Michigan’s voting system works for everyone. Yvonne White is with the NAACP. “it