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New Buffalo getting a $1 million state grant


The city of New Buffalo is receiving a state grant of $1 million. The Michigan Economic Development Corporation announced the recipients of grant funding through its Revitalization and Placemaking Program Friday, and selected was New Buffalo’s plan

Powerball jackpot at $1.4 billion


The Powerball jackpot now stands at an estimated $1.4 billion for Saturday’s drawing. More than 3.2 million non-jackpot-winning tickets were sold nationwide in the last drawing, but the ticket holders weren’t the only winners. Michigan Lottery spokesperson

Holtec seeks NRC license to reopen Palisades


Holtec International has submitted a license filing to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to restart the Palisades plant in Van Buren County. Spokesperson Patrick O’Brien tells us this formally begins the process of seeking federal approval to get

Adam Christopher Vigansky

Adam Christopher Vigansky, 38, of Buchanan, MI passed away on September 30th, 2023 after a lifelong battle with depression. Adam was born on January 15th, 1985 to Susan Cooper and James Vigansky in Niles, MI. Some of

Auto suppliers hit with effects of UAW strike


Auto suppliers are feeling the effects of the UAW’s ongoing strike against the Big Three. Julie Fream of the Motor and Equipment Manufacturers Association, which represents suppliers, says many of their members have already been forced to