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Huizenga: Debt ceiling talks evolving


The clock is ticking on the debt ceiling as the Biden administration and U.S. House leaders seek a deal on federal spending cuts. Congressman Bill Huizenga tells us the situation is evolving. “It looks like the issues

M-40 work in Lawton starts next week


The Michigan Department of Transportation will begin a construction project on M-40 in Van Buren County Monday. It says more than 3.5 miles of M-40 from South Lagrave Street to 72nd Avenue will be rebuilt or repaved

MI retailers report optimism


There’s an encouraging economic report from the Michigan Retailers Association as the Michigan Retail Index survey came in at 60.6 this week. Andrea Bitely with the Michigan Retailers Association says 70% of the state’s retailers are expecting

Lawton man charged in Kalamazoo murder


A Lawton man is charged with murder in the death of a Galesburg woman who was his ex-girlfriend. The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety says 28-year-old Taylor Dragicevich was stabbed several times at an apartment complex on