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Van Buren County Closing Courts


The Van Buren County Trial Court is closing all courts through April 5 in response to COVID-19. The court has released the following statement: “After collaboration with Van Buren County officials, Chief Judge Kathleen M. Brickley, acting

Governor Expands Unemployment Eligibility


Governor Gretchen Whitmer has issued an executive order to expand the eligibility for unemployment benefits in response to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak. Her office has issued the following statement. “Today, Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed Executive Order 2020-10