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  • Michigan Students Take Top Honors At National Bridge Event - May 25, 2018 at 12:30 am

    Michigan middle and high school students dominated a national bridge-building competition event in Tennessee this week as teams from around the state took seven of the top nine places. The Michigan students were facing off against other budding engineers from around the U.S. at the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials’ (AASHTO) 16th Annual TRAC Bridge Challenge competition Tuesday in Franklin, Tenn. The teams spend months building miniature Read more…

  • Local Weekly Fishing Report - May 25, 2018 at 12:29 am

    Overall in southwest Michigan, bass can still be found on the beds in most of the inland lakes.  The majority of bluegills were also in the shallows in pre-spawn mode. A fair number of crappie were still being caught. Pike fishing was good. St. Joseph continues to produce very good salmon fishing.  The fish had moved slightly deeper and were caught in 115 to 160 feet. A decent number of Read more…

  • Groups Pressing Gov. Snyder to Reject Bills Giving Industry Influence Over the State Department of Environmental Quality - May 24, 2018 at 11:37 am

    Groups concerned about clean water and clean air are pressing Governor Rick Snyder to reject several bills that would give industry new influence over the state Department of Environmental Quality. Senate Bill 652 would create an environmental rules review committee that could overrule the D-E-Q, where more than half of the members come from industry groups. Peggy Case, president of Michigan Citizens for Water Conservation, calls the moves outrageous. Two Read more…

  • South Shore Line Memorial Weekend Information - May 24, 2018 at 12:43 am

    In observance of Memorial Day, the South Shore Line will operate a weekend/holiday train schedule on Monday, May 28th. South Shore ticket offices will also observe holiday hours on May 28th, with the Millennium Station ticket office open from 9:35 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Central Time) All other ticket offices will be closed. For a list of weekend trains please visit mysouthshoreline.com .

  • Memorial Day Weekend Roadway Information - May 24, 2018 at 12:42 am

    This Memorial Day weekend, MDOT is removing lane restrictions on almost 73 percent of its road and bridge projects statewide to ease traffic delays for holiday travelers. AAA Michigan estimates more than 1.3 million people from Michigan are expected to travel 50 miles or more from home during the Memorial Day holiday weekend, a nearly 5 percent increase from the 2017 holiday and the most in more than a decade. Read more…


News From Around The World

  • Unruly passenger arrested after allegedly launching midair tirade

    iStock/Thinkstock(MIAMI) — A passenger on an American Airlines flight to Miami was arrested after he allegedly launched into a midair, profanity-laced tirade and traded punches with others on the plane who were trying to restrain him. The whole incident was caught on tape after passenger Jason Felix began yelling at flight attendants over their refusal to sell him more alcohol, according to charging papers. An off-duty police officer on the Read more…

  • South Korean president says he delivered Trump’s message to Kim Jong Un

    iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — South Korean President Moon Jae In says he delivered President Trump’s firm willingness to end hostile relations with North Korea and to offer economic assistance to the country if leader Kim Jong Un implements complete denuclearization. Kim reached out to Moon on Friday afternoon, just after Trump announced a personal letter to Kim cancelling a planned summit next month, to say that he “wanted to meet without formalities.” Read more…