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Gas Prices Expected To Rise This Summer

Gas prices are expected to be up in Michigan this summer, according to AAA. Spokesperson Susan Hiltz tells WSJM News there are several reasons why they auto club predicts the average price will be up 40 cents. “First

New LMC President To Start April 10

The new president at Lake Michigan College will start on April 10. That’s according to LMC Board of Trustees Chair Dr. Michael Lindley. He tells us Dr. Trevor Kubatzke, who’s coming to southwest Michigan from Milwaukee Area

LMC Increasing Tuition Costs

Tuition at Lake Michigan College is going up. At a meeting Tuesday, the board of trustees approved an increase of 5% for students starting in the fall. LMC President Dr. Bob Harrison tells WSJM News the move

Upton Talks Border Wall Funding

President Donald Trump’s plans for a wall along the U.S. border with Mexico may run into some trouble with Congress. St. Joseph Republican Fred Upton tells WSJM News Trump’s request for $999 million to cover about 50 miles

St. Joseph Today Has Busy First Quarter

It’s been a busy first quarter for St. Joseph Today. On Monday, Executive Director Amy Zapal gave her quarterly report to city commissioners, saying the St. Joe Welcome Center has had nearly 3,000 visitors this year. She

Cass County Murder Investigation

A murder is under investigation by the Michigan State Police in Cass County. A 32-year-old Elkhart man is in custody and accused of stabbing a 59-year-old man to death in Mason Township last night. Troopers were sent