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Spectrum Health Lakeland Takes On New Name

The former BHSH health system is now called Corewell Health as Spectrum Health and Beaumont Health complete their merger. The new name was announced last week. Corewell Health South President Loren Hamel told WSJM News how they

Dr. Thomas Bennett

Dr. Thomas Bennett, 79, of Paw Paw, Michigan, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Sunday, October 16, 2022. Thomas, the son of the late Scott and Arlene (Warner) Bennett, was born in Detroit,

Upton: Continued Election Denial A Concern

More than a quarter of those on the ballot for November’s elections have publicly expressed doubts about the legitimacy of the 2020 presidential election. After the events of January 6, 2021, Does that concern Congressman Fred Upton?

Small plane crashes at Ohio car dealership

PBNJ Productions/Getty Images (MARIETTA, Ohio) — A small plane has crashed in a car dealership parking lot in Marietta, Ohio, according to police. The accident sparked a fire that took about 30 minutes to extinguish, said Marietta

Former House Speaker Under Investigation

Attorney General Dana Nessel’s office is investigating alleged crimes connected to former state House Speaker Lee Chatfield. The Republican is accused of giving his brother money from political accounts and also receiving Adderall from his brother for

Snow Blasts Upper Peninsula

They’re cleaning up in parts of the UP as a winter storm dumped several inches of snow in some spots. National Weather Service meteorologist Evan Kutta says Ironwood got a foot of snow, but they set a

Busy Time For Home Sales Approaching

While it is getting colder outside, we are nearing one of the busiest months of the year for home sales. June, July and December are usually the three busiest months, according to Jeff Glover from Keller Williams

Mackinac Bridge Authority, Enbridge Meet

A meeting with the Mackinac Bridge Authority this week reviewed some technicalities and revisions requested by Enbridge for project specifications for the tunnel under the Straits of Mackinac. They include the technical requirements of the tunnel and

Holiday Travel Expenses To Be Up

Are you planning to travel over the holidays? If so, it’s going to cost you more, according to travel insurance expert Kathy Kimmel. She spoke with Michigan News Network about the holiday travel forecast. “With inflation, with