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Detour Announced For Blossomtime Parade


The Berrien County Road Department says traffic in the St. Joseph and Benton Harbor areas will be affected by this Saturday’s Blossomtime Parade. The detour on parade day will take drivers from M-63 or Lakeshore Drive to

Upton: More COVID Funding Needed


Congressman Fred Upton says more money needs to be set aside by Congress for fighting COVID-19. President Biden also made the call for more aid this week as the nation marked one million deaths from the illness.

Former U Of M President Apologizes


From the Associated Press — A former president at the University of Michigan who was fired over a relationship with a subordinate has apologized to the school’s governing board. It’s part of a settlement between the university

Upton Praises Aid Package For Ukraine


The U.S. House on Tuesday approved a $20 billion aid package for Ukraine. Congressman Fred Upton tells us it will provide the Ukrainian military with the weapons, logistics, supplies, and intelligence to continue its fight against Russia.

Term Limits On November Ballot


Shorter term limits and establishing financial disclosure requirements for state elected officials will be on the November ballot. Two-thirds of the Michigan House and Senate approved putting both before voters. For term limits, lawmakers would go from