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Businessman Launched Campaign For Governor

From the Associated Press — Businessman Perry Johnson, the latest Republican to enter he race for governor, is pledging to bring “quality” to government by improving schools and roads and says he’s a conservative who opposes abortion

Commissioners Approve Medical Director

Dr. Willie Lawrence will serve as the medical director of the city of Benton Harbor following action Tuesday by city commissioners. Speaking at the commission’s meeting, Mayor Marcus Muhammad said Lawrence will help advise the city on

Upton Releases Campaign Ad

Congressman Fred Upton has signaled he could be running for another term in Washington, this time in Michigan’s new Fourth District. His campaign has released an ad simply titled “Record.” In it, Upton talks about “common sense

Benton Harbor Planning Job Fair

A job fair will be held this week by the city of Benton Harbor as it seeks to find workers who can help with the replacement of lead water lines around the community and do related work.