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Van Buren County Road Commission Has Opening

The Van Buren County Road Commission board has an opening. The candidate picked will serve through December 31, 2024. Anyone interested needs to send an email to admin@vanburencountymi.gov or submit a Committee Appointment Application to the County

US 12 Garage Sale Underway Tomorrow

Michigan’s longest garage sale gets underway tomorrow. The US 12 Heritage Garage Sale will stretch from New Buffalo to Detroit according to coordinator Kris Martin, and run through Sunday. “We have 225 registered sales of people that

Upton Remembers Jackie Walorski

The funeral for Congresswoman Jackie Walorski will be held Thursday. Congressman Fred Upton tells WSJM News he knew Walorski well, often sitting next to her on flights to and from Washington. He says she had an impact

Michigan Adds 16,137 Cases Of COVID-19

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services says 16,137 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past week. That brings the total since March 2020 to over 2.7million people. There were 137 people who lost

Whitmer Speaks From COVID Isolation

Governor Gretchen Whitmer has posted a video to social media from her resting place in isolation with COVID-19. She sounded a little congested, but otherwise appeared to be in good spirits. “Working from home, a little congested,”