Local News Archives

State Urges Caution To Avoid Mosquitoes

With the summer well underway, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is advising everyone to take steps to avoid mosquitoes. It says the first mosquito-borne virus of the year has been found in Bay, Oakland,

2021 BET Awards winners list

Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for BET Here is the current list of winners of the 2021 BET Awards.  The awards were presented Sunday night from Los Angeles’ Microsoft Theater.   Album of the YearHeaux Tales – Jazmine Sullivan Best Female R&B / Pop Artist

Jack Nicklaus Coming To LMC Fundraiser This Summer

Golf legend Jack Nicklaus and Baseball Hall of Fame broadcaster Ken “Hawk” Harrelson will return to Benton Harbor for a special scholarship fundraiser event supporting Lake Michigan College students this summer. “Lake Michigan College Legends Scholarship Fundraiser

City Issues Reminder About Fireworks Rules

The city of South Haven is reminding residents of the rules for fireworks as the Fourth of July approaches. It says the law allows Michigan residents to only use “consumer fireworks,” or things like firecrackers, bottle rockets,

Tornado Watch In Effect

The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for Berrien and Cass counties. It will be in effect through 8 p.m. The National Weather Service has released the following: THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED Tornado

State Issues New COVID Guidance For Schools

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has issued new recommendations for schools to help prevent transmission of COVID-19 their buildings in an effort to reduce disruptions to in-person learning as education reopens to pre-pandemic procedures.

State House Passes Budget

The Michigan House has passed a $65-billion state budget. There’s an agreement between the Republican-led House with Governor Whitmer, but not with the Senate. The House passed budget approved the release of billions in federal COVID-19 relief