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Walberg supporting censure of Rashida Tlaib


The U.S. House is moving forward with a second attempt to censure Democratic Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib for her rhetoric about the ongoing Israel-Hamas war. A final vote on the measure is expected Wednesday. Supporting Tlaib’s censure is

Food Club could be coming to Benton Harbor


Benton Harbor City Commissioners have welcomed word that a Food Club could be coming to the community with the help of Feeding America West Michigan. Speaking to commissioners Monday, Feeding America West Michigan President Ken Estelle said

Credit card debt soaring for many


Just like nearly everything else these days, it’s getting more expensive to carry credit card debt. Rates for credit cards are soaring, with some retail cards charging an eye-watering 33% interest. The average rate for these store

Peter Meijer talks Senate campaign


Former Michigan Congressman Peter Meijer is making a run for the U.S. Senate. He made the announcement Monday. Why did he decide to throw his hat in the ring? “I’m running for U.S. Senate because I cannot

AAA sees increase in wrong-way crashes


There has been an uptick in wrong way crashes in Michigan since the start of the pandemic. On the latest episode of the Talking Michigan Transportation podcast, Gary Bubar with AAA talked about why this trend is

Tomorrow is an Election Day


Tuesday is an election day, and there are a few local issues being decided. In Benton Harbor, the position of mayor is up for a vote with Mayor Marcus Muhammad challenged by Gwen Swanigan. There are also