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Man Shot In Benton Township

A 53-year-old Wisconsin man is being treated at Spectrum Health Lakeland for a gunshot wound to his right thigh. Benton Township police have arrested a 52-year-old Wisconsin woman for allegedly shooting him during an argument Tuesday in

Commissioner Previews County Land Auction

Planning is underway for this summer’s Berrien County Land Auction. Each year, the Berrien County Treasurer’s office sells off properties that have been foreclosed at the auction. Berrien County Commissioner Mamie Yarbrough told Benton Harbor City Commissioners

LMC Planning Summer Camps

Lake Michigan College will be offering a wide variety of summer camps this year for kids, adults, and families. Hanson Technology Center Director Chad Dee tells WSJM News a lot of them are happening at the Fab

Lyle Bernard Huggett

Lyle B. Huggett, age 88, of Paw Paw, passed away Friday, April 15, 2022 at the Rose Arbor Residence in Kalamazoo. Lyle was born on January 18, 1934 in Battle Creek, the only child to the late

Avian Flu Found in Washtenaw County

Washtenaw County is the latest county in Michigan to have cases of avian flu. Parrots who lived in a home in Washtenaw County died from the illness. Jennifer Holton with the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural

SMC To Unveil New Fight Song This Week

Southwestern Michigan College has a new fight song to go along with its recently reestablished athletics program. SMC Band Director Mark Hollandsworth tells WSJM News it will be played for the public for the first time this