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  • Extra patrols planned to help deter impaired driving - October 22, 2018 at 1:10 am

    Law enforcement officers from approximately 100 police departments, sheriff’s offices and the Michigan State Police will make impaired driving a priority in Michigan during the enforcement crackdown which runs Oct.18 through Nov. 4. Officers will be on the lookout for impaired drivers and will focus attention on those counties with a high number of fatal crashes involving drugs and alcohol. The month of October saw the third highest number of Read more…

  • Theft From Vehicles In St. Joseph - October 22, 2018 at 12:15 am

    The St. Joseph Public Safety Dept. is reporting that larceny from motor vehicles occurred between October 17 at 11:00 p.m. and October 18, at 7:00 a.m. in the city of St. Joseph. Several unlocked vehicles were entered and valuables were stolen. The department is reminding residents to please lock your vehicles and remove your valuables from the vehicle.

  • Over One Million Dollars Awarded in DNR Wildlife Habitat Grants - October 22, 2018 at 12:00 am

    More than a dozen conservation organizations, units of government, landowners and nonprofit groups have been awarded a total of $1,037,600 in DNR Wildlife Habitat Grants for projects to be completed by Sept. 30, 2020. These grant dollars will support projects to enhance large wetland complexes, winter deer complexes, mast-producing food sources, forest openings, oak savannas and small-game habitat. The successful applicants, the counties in which their habitat projects will take Read more…

  • Secretary Of State Reminding Michigan Residents To Check Eligibility Before Going To Get License Back - October 21, 2018 at 9:51 am

    With the elimination of Driver Responsibility Fees on Oct. 1, Secretary Johnson reminds motorists that any license suspensions not related to the fees must be cleared up before a person’s license will be reinstated.  “We strongly encourage people who lost their license to unpaid driver fees to make sure they know if they’re eligible to get their license back before heading to a Secretary of State office,” she said. “Know Read more…

  • October Impaired Driving Campaign - October 21, 2018 at 1:49 am

    The Berrien County Sheriff’s Office is partnering with the Office of Highway Safety Planning to get impaired drivers off the roads and help save lives. The high visibility national enforcement campaign, “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” runs through November 4th. During this period, just like at any other time, local law enforcement will show “zero tolerance” for impaired driving. Increased state and national messages about the dangers of driving Read more…


News From Around The World

  • Mega Millions Lottery: Benefits and drawbacks of office pools

    iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — While there is always the dream of winning the historic $1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot all by yourself, many Americans are also turning to office pools as a way to potentially increase their odds. The prospect of having a share of a larger pool of lottery tickets is one compelling reason to go in on an office pool. But there are others, too. Carole Bober Gentry, a Read more…

  • Migrant caravan headed to US grows to 7,200: UN official

    ABC News(WASHINGTON) — As thousands of Central American children, parents, elderly and other adults intent on migrating to the United States awoke from a night sleeping on concrete in far-southern Mexico, President Donald Trump resumed tweeting about the migrant caravan as the fault of Democrats and a danger to the U.S. The caravan of migrants, mostly from Guatemala and Honduras, bedded down Sunday night on the concrete of a town Read more…

  • Not so bulletproof: ‘Luke Cage’ canceled after second season

    David Lee/Netflix(NEW YORK) — Just a week after Netflix pulled the plug on Marvel’s Iron Fist, the streamer has now canceled its popular bulletproof superhero series Luke Cage after two seasons. “Unfortunately, Marvel’s Luke Cage will not return for a third season,” Netflix said a statement, obtained by Deadline. “Everyone at Marvel Television and Netflix is grateful to the dedicated showrunner, writers, cast and crew who brought Harlem’s Hero to life for the past two seasons, Read more…