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No One Hurt In Benton Harbor Fire

No one is hurt after a fire at a home in Benton Harbor Friday. The Benton Harbor Department of Public Safety says officers were called to797 Pipestone around 10:45 a.m. on a report of a fire. They

C&S Machine Adding 85 Jobs In Bertrand Township

C&S Machine Products in Niles is expanding, adding 85 new jobs. The Michigan Economic Development Corporation says the company is getting support from the Michigan Strategic Fund to expand its manufacturing capabilities to include components for medical

Farmers’ Almanac Predicts Rough Winter

We’re not even done with summer yet, but the forecast for this winter in Michigan is already out. The Farmers’ Almanac says the prediction is for unreasonably cold and plenty of snow. AccuWeather meteorologist Dean Devore told

Governor Whitmer Expects Tough Campaign

The general election is in 14 weeks, and Governor Gretchen Whitmer is sure the battle with Republican nominee Tudor Dixon will be tough. “We cannot understate how stark the difference is,” says Whitmer. “But we, in this

Upton Welcomes Passage Of Telemedicine Bill

Congressman Fred Upton is welcoming House passage of the Advancing Telehealth Beyond COVID-19 Act last week. He tells WSJM News the bill will help ensure doctors can continue providing remote appointments with patients who can’t physically come