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Upton Talks Impeachment Vote

Congressman Fred Upton says the insurrection at the Capitol on January 6 could have been worse, and he does not regret his vote for the impeachment of former President Donald Trump. Upton has gotten criticism from some

State To Provide COVID Tests To Educators

The state of Michigan will soon offer COVID-19 testing to teachers. The Michigan Department of Health and Human services has released the following: The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) is moving forward with plans

Whitmer Announces New Scholarship Program

Governor Gretchen Whitmer has announced a new program designed to help Michiganders without a college degree pursue one. The office of Governor Gretchen Whitmer has released the following: Gov. Gretchen Whitmer joined today with Republican and Democratic

City To Seek Bids For Bridge Repairs

The city of Benton Harbor may be doing some bridge repairs. During a meeting on Monday, Benton Harbor City Commissioners gave the city manager approval to seek bids for repairs to bridges throughout the community. Chris Cook

LaSata Releases “Go Red” Video For Heart Health

State Senator Kim LaSata on Tuesday released a new public service announcement video with local officials from the 21st Senate District in support of the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women Day. The video features LaSata, Cass County Clerk and Register

St. Joseph Man Arrested For Child Pornography

A 36-year-old St. Joseph man is facing charges of aggravated possession of child sexually abusive material. Michigan State Police say they have arrested Alexander Rendell after they noted a large amount of the material was being downloaded.

County To Do Broadband Survey

A survey on broadband availability in Berrien County will launch soon. During a meeting of the Berrien County Board of Commissioners this past week, Commissioner Teri Freehling said Merit Network out of Ann Arbor held a webinar