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State Police welcome new hands-free law


Michigan State Police say bad driver behaviors made worse during the pandemic aren’t dropping off enough. The agency just released its 2022 crash data, which shows traffic fatalities down 1% from 2021. MSP Fifth District First Lieutenant

South Haven fireworks tomorrow


As many as 30,000 people could head to South Haven to see its annual fireworks show Monday. South Haven City Manager Kate Hosier tells us the fireworks will be shot off the North Pier starting around 10:20

Whitmer releases PSA on new hands-free law


Governor Gretchen Whitmer has launched a new public service announcement to remind everyone of the new hands-free law in Michigan. The law bans holding a cell phone while driving. That means no texting, reading, or watching anything

July is Michigan Beer Month


July is Michigan Beer Month. Michigan Brewers Guild Director Scott Graham tells us the Michigan Legislature officially proclaims the month each year to highlight the large number of breweries around the state and to send more people