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Wendzel selected for House energy task force


State Representative Pauline Wendzel has been appointed to a new Michigan House task force looking into energy issues. She tells us the Energy Reliability, Resilience, and Accountability Task Force is seeking to reduce power outages around the

Local students make SMC Honor Roll


Southwestern Michigan College named 43 students to the President’s List for the Spring 2023 semester. Students honored on the President’s List must earn a perfect 4.0 grade-point average (GPA) on a 4.0 scale while carrying a full

RESA graduations planned for this month


Berrien RESA is planning some celebrations for this month as students graduate from their programs. RESA says graduation ceremonies will be held for the Math and Science Center, and Lighthouse Education Center and ASD Program, and the

Huizenga: Cuts needed to raise debt ceiling


With the deadline looming for Congress to approve a debt ceiling increase, Congressman Bill Huizenga says President Biden should have been talking to House Speaker Kevin McCarthy much sooner. Speaking to Bloomberg news this week, Huizenga said

Ronald C. “Ron” Eubank

Ronald (Ron) Eubank, 79, of St Joseph, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Friday, May 12, 2023. The family will receive guests on Saturday, May 20, 2023 from 1-4pm at Starks & Menchinger Chapel & Cremation

Rep. Paquette to hold vaccine-injury town hall


State House Representative Brad Paquette (R-Niles) is inviting his Southwest Michigan constituents to attend a virtual town hall meeting for people seeking answers about potential COVID vaccine-related injuries. While vaccination programs are a vital component of public