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  • “Eyes on 94” To Begin - December 5, 2016 at 12:15 am

    Michigan State Police (MSP) motor carrier officers will join officers from the Indiana State Police and Ohio State Highway Patrol in focusing their enforcement on I-94 and other major freeways in Ohio and Indiana in a coordinated enforcement operation dubbed “Eyes on 94” that seeks to reduce commercial vehicle crashes along the I-94 corridor. This multi-state effort will take place through December 9th. During this initiative, motor carrier officers will Read more…

  • Proposals Accepted - December 5, 2016 at 12:14 am

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    The City of St. Joseph is soliciting Request for Proposals (RFP) to develop a price list for the purchase of construction and maintenance materials and supplies for use by the Department of Public Works. Proposals will be received until 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 14, 2016 by the City of St. Joseph, at the City Clerk’s Office; 700 Broad Street, St. Joseph, MI 49085 at which time said proposals will Read more…

  • 2016 Veteran-Friendly Employer Awards and Recognition Breakfast - December 5, 2016 at 12:13 am

    Governor Rick Snyder joined MVAA Director James Robert Redford to recognize the state’s top companies dedicated to veteran employment during the 2016 Veteran-Friendly Employer Awards and Recognition Breakfast. Seventy-six organizations earned either bronze-, silver- or gold-level status as determined by their dedication to connect with and hire veteran talent. Through MVAA’s Veteran-Friendly Employer program, veterans can choose from job opportunities in a variety of industries and can more easily identify Read more…

  • Roadwork Updates - December 5, 2016 at 12:12 am

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    In South Haven, the off ramp from northbound I-196 to 109th Avenue (Pullman exit) will remain closed through noon on Wednesday for a fuel spill clean up. In Cass County, the new M-86 bridge over the Prairie River will feature two innovations: carbon fiber reinforcements, a first in the state, and one of only two bridges in the state with concrete bulb T-beams. The current M-86 bridge, a historic camelback Read more…

  • Residential Structure Fire - December 5, 2016 at 12:11 am

    The Portage Department of Public Safety was dispatched to 2030 Eckener for a residential structure fire at 7:03 AM this date. A police officer was the first unit on scene reporting heavy fire with all occupants out of the structure. The first arriving fire company confirmed the report and initiated a fire attack. Fire crews were able to control the fire within twenty minutes. The three occupants of the home Read more…


News From Around The World

  • Washington Monument to Remain Closed for Repairs Until 2019

    iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The Washington Monument, one of Washington, D.C.’s most recognizable landmarks and the centerpiece of the National Mall, will remain closed for at least two years as workers modernize the structure’s elevator and construct a permanent screening facility, the National Park Service announced Friday. The monument has been shuttered since August following three separate closures, including one after a cable broke loose from the bottom of its elevator. Efforts Read more…