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Click It Or Ticket Campaign About To Start

The Berrien County Sheriff’s Department will conduct a Click It or Ticket high-visibility enforcement campaign starting this month to make sure drivers are wearing their seatbelts. The department says with Memorial Day approaching and many people hitting

United Way Celebrates Volunteers

The United Way of Southwest Michigan is honoring local organizations that have helped it throughout the year with its annual Celebration Awards. Campaign Director Charlotte Becker tells WSJM News the awards are with a twist this year.

Weekend Has Big Lottery Jackpots

This weekend’s lottery jackpots are getting pretty big. Tonight’s Mega Millions is $430 million, while Saturday night’s Powerball is $183 million. Jake Harris, with the Michigan Lottery Commission, says if you win, you can take payments or

New Agreement Reached For Berrien Bus

A new agreement between Berrien Bus and Berrien RESA could save the county some money while providing employment stability to the transportation service’s employees. Berrien County last year took on the employees and operations of Berrien Bus

LMC Fab Lab Holding Summer Camps

Lake Michigan College’s Fab Lab will once again offer summer camps this coming season. Hanson Technology Center Director Chad Dee tells WSJM News the Fab Lab offers makers spaces that include a 3D printer, making it a

MDOT PSA Encourages VOCID Vaccination

The Michigan Department of Transportation has released the public service announcement urging everyone to get vaccinated against COVID-19. Its new video features actual MDOT employees explaining why they got their shots. MDOT Communications Director Jeff Cranson says

New COVID-19 Cases At 2,171

Michigan’s new COVID-19 cases are at 2,171 for Wednesday to bring the pandemic total to 869,512. The Department of Health and Human Services says 17 died for a total of 18,355. State chief medical executive Dr. Joneigh