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Longjohn Wants Debates With Upton

Democratic candidate for Congress Matt Longjohn is calling for six debates with Congressman Fred Upton between now and November’s election. On Tuesday, Lohnjohn’s campaign posted a Facebook video in which he said he accepts an Upton challenge

Judge Who Sentenced Nassar To Remain

From the Associated Press — A Michigan chief judge says a colleague who sentenced former sports doctor Larry Nassar to prison for molesting women and girls will remain on the case. Ingham County Circuit Judge Richard Garcia ruled

Bill To Boost National Parks Funding

National Parks in Michigan and around the nation could get some TLC if Congress Acts. U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke is promoting bipartisan legislation that would address the $12 billion maintenance backlog at parks across

Bangor Group Looks To Buy Museum

The Bangor Historical Society is looking to purchase its museum Museum on West Monroe Street. The society tells us it’s had a generous landlord for years, but now, the landlord would like to sell the building in

Antwan Mims Arraigned, Denied Bond

Antwan “Tank” Mims of Benton Harbor is in the Berrien County Jail, held without bond on five charges including a pair of first-degree premeditated murder counts. He was arrested by the FBI on July 31 in suburban