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Buchanan touts new Riverfront Master Plan


The city of Buchanan is touting its new Buchanan Riverfront Master Plan, a document intended to help guide the revitalization of its public access areas along the St. Joseph River. Buchanan Community Development Director Richard Murphy tells

Whitmer welcomes Michigan Reconnect graduations


Governor Gretchen Whitmer is celebrating the graduation of more than a thousand community college students from 31 campuses across Michigan this week. The graduations were part of the state’s Michigan Reconnect program, providing free community college for

Stevensville launches parks survey


Residents of Stevensville are invited to fill out a new survey on their ideas for the village’s parks. Stevensville Village Manager Kacey Dominguez tells us the village recently reestablished its Parks Committee to draft a 2025-2030 Parks

Whitmer signs mental health legislation


Governor Gretchen Whitmer has signed into law legislation requiring that insurers cover treatments for mental health at the same level as physical health. State Representative Mike Harris says they wanted to codify the idea into state law.