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Children Found Inside Car Stolen Earlier


From the Associated Press — The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety says two children inside a car when it was stolen near Western Michigan University over the weekend have been found unharmed. MLIVE reported Sunday that officers

Governor Announces $1.4 Billion Childcare Proposal


Governor Gretchen Whitmer has announced a proposal to spend $1.4 billion in federal dollars on child care in Michigan. The governor’s office has released the following: Governor Gretchen Whitmer today announced her proposal to invest $1.4 billion in federal child care funding to expand access

Bridge Academy Holds Graduation


A graduation ceremony was held Thursday for 15 graduates from the Bridge Academy youth and adult education programs of Michigan Works. Bridge Academy Director Allie Knapp tells WSJM News  these graduates all overcame barriers to graduating high

308 New COVID-19 Cases For Friday


Michigan has 308 new cases of COVID-19 for Friday. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services says there were 8 deaths to bring that total to 19,487. The state’s had a total of 891,933 COVID cases.

David Michael “Dave” Walter


David “Dave” Walter, 58, of Berrien Springs, passed away on Wednesday, June 9, 2021, peacefully at the home he built for his family. A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, June 12, 2021

Matt Schembechler: Dr. Anderson Abused Me


One of Bo Schembechler’s sons is speaking out about his alleged abuse by a University of Michigan sports doctor, and Coach Schembechler’s alleged failure to act. Matt Schembechler says he was among the victims of Dr. Robert

Michigan Has 301 New COVID-19 Cases


Michigan has 301 new cases of COVID-19 for Thursday. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services says there were 40 deaths, with 28 being through vital records reviews to bring that total to 19,479. The state’s