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Mega Millions Jackpot Up To $1.2 Billion

The Mega Millions jackpot has increased to $1.280 billion for tonight’s drawing, making it the second largest Mega Millions jackpot in the game’s history. The cash option for tonight’s jackpot is $747 million. The Michigan Lottery says

Crash Kills South Haven Man

The Allegan County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a Thursday morning crash in Otsego that killed 76-year-old Thomas Tamandl of South Haven. Tamandl was heading south on 21st Street when he lost control of his vehicle on a

Missing Allegan County Man Found

The search for Logan Sweet of Hamilton has ended. The missing man’s body was found by a volunteer around 3:20 p.m. Wednesday near 134th Avenue and 32nd Street in Monterey Township in Allegan County. Sweet had been

Dowagiac to begin $10M wastewater, sewer project

The biggest construction project Dowagiac has seen in recent memory has been approved. Dowagiac City Council on Monday conditionally awarded contracts worth about $8 million for three companies to complete to the city’s wastewater treatment plant, manholes

Michigan Retailers See Sales Drop In June

Sales in June dropped some for Michigan retailers by about five percentage points from May. However, Michigan Retailers Association spokesperson Andrea Bitely told Michigan Ness Network retailers are have a good outlook for the next three months

Primaries For MI Senate Seats Next Week

Voters head to the polls next Tuesday to decide primaries across Michigan, and here in southwest Michigan, there will be several. Thanks to redistricting, the region’s districts have been drastically altered, meaning you are likely in a

Michigan Adds 19,653 COVID-19 Cases

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services says 19,653 people tested positive for COVID-19 in the past week. That is an average of approximately 2,808 new cases daily. There were 137 deaths from the virus for