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MLK Monuments Project moving forward


Benton Harbor City Commissioners have approved the design for the Unified Civic Monuments Project, the monument to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. that’s planned for Dwight P. Mitchell City Center Park. At a meeting this past week,

Utilities warn of scams


If you’re planning to connect a utility, be careful of imposters. DTE spokesperson Katie Susko says scammers have been creating fake ads on websites, pretending to be utility providers. “It’s happening across the country, and we are

Whitmer pitches proposed budget


Governor Gretchen Whitmer spent time Wednesday laying out the priorities of her $80 billion budget proposal for fiscal year 2025. Speaking before state House and Senate lawmakers in Lansing, the governor shared highlights of her proposed budget.

Yes, the days are getting longer


We’re all enjoying the afternoon sunshine, and it’ll be hanging around more and more each day. National Weather Service meteorologist Trent Frey says the days are getting longer in Michigan. “Each day we are currently seeing about