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Christmas In July: National Tree Competition Comes To Michigan


It may be July, but it's still the most wonderful time of the year for the nation's top Christmas tree growers ...Read More

Missing Cass County Man Found


The White Pigeon Police Department has located Charles Rusher of Cass County ...Read More

Trustee Gulley Encourages Community Input


A trustee on the Benton Harbor Area Schools board is encouraging public input ...Read More

U.S. House Reauthorizes Tourism Promoting Program Brand USA


Travel and tourism in Southwest Michigan are set to get a boost from legislation that has passed the U ...Read More

Missing Dowagiac Teen Found Unharmed


The Dowagiac Public Safety Department reports the missing teen it was looking for has been found ...Read More

June Housing Sales Improve Over May, Year-To-Date Still Behind


The brutal winter is still having an impact on existing home sales in the area ...Read More

World Guy Traveling Through Southwest Michigan


A man known as the "World Guy" has made his way into Southwest Michigan ...Read More

Rare Bob Dylan Photos On Display In South Haven


If you're a Bob Dylan fan, you're going to want to stop in to the South Haven Center for the Arts starting this weekend ...Read More

Ag Experts Praise The Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program


Annually Michigan growers produce nearly 80% of the United States supply of tart cherries, or 275-million pounds ...Read More

Cindy Duran Explains Opposition To Prop 1 And Medicaid Expansion


State House candidate Cindy Duran is speaking out concerning her opposition to Proposal 1 on the August primary ballot ...Read More

Police Searching For Missing Dowagiac Teen


The Dowagiac Public Safety Department is asking for the public's help in finding a missing Dowagiac teen ...Read More

Whirlpool Net Earnings Down, North American Operating Profit Sets Record


Whirlpool's second-quarter net income slumped 9.6%, dragged down by weak sales overseas ...Read More

Entergy, Palisades Avoid NRC Fines With Security Procedure Reforms


Entergy and the Palisades nuclear power plant are making changes to be sure they are properly verifying the training credentials of staff and management across Entergy's entire fleet ...Read More

Man Charged In Vandalia Stabbing Incident


A Cassopolis man is charged with assault with attempt to murder and assault with a deadly weapon for a stabbing early Sunday morning ...Read More

Commissioner Yarbrough Stresses Voting Rights And Importance


Vote in the August primary election. That's the message from Berrien County Commissioner Mamie Yarbrough ...Read More

Proos, Schuette Warning Of Malware Threats To Phones, Tablets


With the rise of smartphones and tablet computers also comes the rise in threats from outsiders trying to hack in ...Read More

AEP, St. Joseph Public Safety Looking Into Attempted Scam


Indiana Michigan Power and the St. Joseph Department of Public Safety are looking into an attempted scam that happened Monday ...Read More

Pscholka: Primary Opponent Not Backing Proposal 1 To Eliminate Personal Property


Voters go to the polls in two weeks for the August primary election, and there will be more than just deciding on state and local lawmakers before us ...Read More

Red Cross Putting Out Urgent Call For Blood Donors


The American Red Cross is facing a looming blood shortage as donations tend to slide in the summer ...Read More

Repairs Ongoing To Whirlpool Compass Fountain


The Whirlpool Compass Fountain in St. Joseph remains closed for repairs, and those appear to be on schedule to take about two weeks ...Read More

Loss Of Funding Could Close Michigan Community Health Centers


More than 700,000 Michiganders use their services, but community health centers across the state and nationwide are peering over the edge of a funding cliff, and there is concern for their future ...Read More

Fire Destroys Hagar Township Home


A house along Red Arrow Highway is a total loss after an early morning fire in Hagar Township ...Read More

Mary Donald Fills Benton Harbor's Vacant Commissioner At Large Seat


Benton Harbor leaders have filled a vacant seat on the City Commission, but not without some controversy ...Read More

City Commission Votes To Settle Former Building Inspector's Lawsuit


It's been over three years, but Barney Martlew of Portage may get his pay-day from the City of Benton Harbor ...Read More

Upton Says Migrant Stream Proves Immigration Policy Needs Attention


Thousands of young people have been streaming over the border from Mexico into the United States for months under the impression that they will be allowed to stay in the U ...Read More

Proos, Senate, Upton Push For Missile Interceptor For Fort Custer


There is a chance a new missile interceptor system could be located in west Michigan ...Read More

Construction To Begin Soon At Lakeshore High School


Phase One construction at Lakeshore High School is fast approaching ...Read More

Agriculture Chairwoman Stabenow Announces Disaster Relief For Fruit Growers


Financial help is on the way for Michigan fruit growers whose crops were damaged during the spring of 2012 ...Read More

Overheated TV Causes Fire At New Buffalo Hotel


An overheated television is blamed for a fire Sunday morning at O'Brien's Inn and Resort in New Buffalo. The hotel was evacuated, and two women were treated at the scene for smoke inhalation. The fire started in a vacant room on the first floor, and the Berrien County Sheriff's Department tells us everyone was able to get out safely. No damage estimate is available yet. There were 37
 

VBC Man Sentenced For Selling Guns Without A License


A Van Buren County man has been sentenced for selling guns without a license ...Read More

Ag Experts Praise The Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program


Annually Michigan growers produce nearly 80% of the United States supply of tart cherries, or 275-million pounds ...Read More

Whirlpool Net Earnings Down, North American Operating Profit Sets Record


Whirlpool's second-quarter net income slumped 9.6%, dragged down by weak sales overseas ...Read More

Entergy, Palisades Avoid NRC Fines With Security Procedure Reforms


Entergy and the Palisades nuclear power plant are making changes to be sure they are properly verifying the training credentials of staff and management across Entergy's entire fleet ...Read More

Proos, Schuette Warning Of Malware Threats To Phones, Tablets


With the rise of smartphones and tablet computers also comes the rise in threats from outsiders trying to hack in ...Read More

Red Cross Putting Out Urgent Call For Blood Donors


The American Red Cross is facing a looming blood shortage as donations tend to slide in the summer ...Read More
MoodyOnTheMarket.com Business News
Winter's Grip Still Being Felt
While sales are on the rise, local housing numbers are still feeling the effects of last winter...
Big Changes on your Coastal Dial
Something new, something old, all wrapped up and lookin' bold...check it ou!
Buy Nearby Guy Hits the Streets
This guy wants you and I to Buy Nearby...and help everyone in Michigan in the process...
Whirlpool Cuts Earnings Outlook
The slow start to the year has caused Whirlpool to cut its full year outlook forecast...
SJ Preps for Future Shock
St. Joseph is launching an effort to ensure its own resiliency in the future...
Record Operating Profit for Whirlpool
Second Quarter results are out for Whirlpool Corporation this morning...
International TV Exposure Again for Harbor Shores
Golf Channel has a full nine-minute segment coming on "Ginella's Journeys" on "Morning Drive"...
Ice Cream Lovers Make the Pick
The votes have been tallied and your new Hudsonville winter ice cream flavor is...
Sweet Tweet from Joique Bell
Fans of Detroit Lion Joique Bell got excellent news from him late Sunday night via Twitter...
Mmmmmm! Pie!
So, Aunt Martha! How good are you at crankin' out a cherry pie? Bakers are being sought for competition this Friday...
Bribes Take Center Stage
It's time for A Play for Gateway, bringing out the worst in umpires for 29-years now...
SJ Firm's Parent Loses COO
Neogen's Chief Operating Officer has resigned...they are parent to St. Joe's International Diagnostic Systems...
Mateen Cleaves Brings it Back
Mateen Cleaves loves Benton Harbor and he's bringing the love back for a summer basketball camp this week...
Firing the Engine of Entrepreneurship
Fred Pieplow's outstanding reputation is paying dividends...
Inside the Top 30
Competitive Edge of Stevensville is clearly one of the best places to work in the entire industry...
Hollywood Comes Home
A Lakeshore High School grad who works in the shadow of Hollywood is home performing movie magic in St. Joe...
Macker Smackdown Coming
Hit the beach and play some competitive basketball in downtown Bridgman in a couple of weeks...
Best Place to Work in IT
Edward Jones advisors score their 13th consecutive year on an important IT industry listing...
Diversity: The Essence of Innovation
Innovation Matters. That was a decidedly proven point in a major business forum at Whirlpool today...
Next Airport Director Picked
Homegrown talent will assume the reins at the Southwest Michigan Regional Airport next year...
Beachtown Recruitment Video
Bridgman boosters have put together a video encouraging you to join the fun by setting up shop in town...
Drive-Thru Subway Open for Biz
The transformation is complete and the Stevensville Subway, complete with drive-thru, is now open...
Lighthouse Forever Fund Rises
Donations now top the $400,000 mark as the campaign continues...
New FunPak! Product at Vegas Showcase
Dowagiac's Rich Daniels is headed to Las Vegas with a new consumer product in tow...
Tapping a Year of Success
Tapistry Brewing of Bridgman is getting ready to roll out the barrels for their 1st Anniversary...
Hosting Team Toyota
The Inn at Harbor Shores is earning a sterling reputation as a true destination attraction...
Quarter Century Nod to Gene Moon
Toyota's regional corporate team has given Gene Moon a 25-year recognition award today...
New Pro-Seal Team Broadens Expertise
The new owners of Pro-Seal have acquired new gear and have become a full-scale paving company now...
Federal Investigation for Deer Forest
Deer Forest's hard times are bringing on a federal investigation regarding care & feeding of the animals...
Power in Performance
Power in Motion Gymnastics continues to grow exponentially with more than 700 students enrolled and competitive successes galore...
Class Action Against Lamar Construction
The Workers Freedom Coalition has had issues with Lamar for two years and is filing a class action suit...
Paw Paw Walmart Opens
The long anticipated superstore opens today with 200 new jobs for the Van Buren County community...
Good News/Bad News from Hightower
The weekly mayoral video update to the citizens of Benton Harbor is back following a hiatus...
Calley Roundtable Focus on Jobs
Lt. Governor Brian Calley toured a local factory and talked with community leaders in Benton Harbor today...
Harbor Dogs & Sliders Arrives on the Scene
The new kids on the block have opened up their hot dog and slider stand...check it out...
A Decade of Art, Wine & Music
Plan now to celebrate the 10th Anniversary festival at Domaine Berrien with Wally, Katie & company...
Whirlpool Credit Warning
Plans to acquire an Italian manufacturer could put Whirlpool's credit rating at risk...
Closer...But Still No CVS Deal
The CVS Developers are still hanging in limbo...but they might also be getting closer to finding an answer...
Village Salon Debuts in Eau Claire
Stylist Laura Zielke is back in action with a new salon in downtown Eau Claire...
Chamber Rolls Out Photo Contest
Your award winning photos could be used to promote the entire region...find out how...
Lt. Governor To Talk Job Growth in BH
The local business community has a face-to-face with Brian Calley on Tuesday...
Garden Tour Marks 20-Year Milestone
The Friends of Lincoln Township Public Library Garden Tour turns 20 years old this year...it's coming soon...
SBN Adds Big Apple Non-Stop
New non-stop service to New York City begins this fall from South Bend International...
New Buffalo Hotel Fire Doused Quickly
An early morning hotel fire in New Buffalo resulted in treatment for smoke inhalation for two guests...
Bridgman Train Accident Kills One
A train accident in the middle of the Bridgman Summer Street Dance has killed a man...who has now been identified...
Struck by Train in Bridgman
The Bridgman Street Dance was marred by a train accident Saturday night...
Inn at Harbor Shores Contractor Files Bankruptcy
The partial collapse of Lamar Construction is now complete as the company has filed for bankruptcy...
Bids Ready for Buffalo Wild Wings
Structural steel has been the hold up...but watch for site activity in Southtown St. Joseph real soon...
Beckwith the Future
The cut the ribbon on a new era today at Lake Michigan College with a new residence hall...
Vote for Pure Michigan Winter Flavor
Help Hudsonville Ice Cream select a new winter flavor and get into the running for some nice prizes...
Regional News from WNDU-TV and WKZO Radio
Coroner says 13-month-old's death not suspicious
Schauer admits voting in GOP Presidential primary
Hoosier Millionaire to tape at Lerner Theatre with original hosts
General Motors recalling nearly 718,000 more vehicles
LaGrange County searches for Prairie Heights School vandal
Schauer unveils economic priorities for women, families
Michigan runner dies after attack by two bull mastiffs
Poll shows Proposal 1 in trouble
You could win a $25,000 room makeover for your home
Taste and Brew of Kalamazoo this week
Facebook comments lead to fight outside LaPorte High School
Kalamazoo Community Foundation announces latest round of grants
Elkhart Four to be featured on Nightline Prime
Missing man found safe in White Pigeon
New voting centers in St. Joseph County
State Senator John Proos talks smart phone security
Goshen boil water advisory lifted
Get Active Portage 2014 set for August ninth
Argos woman faces possible charges after dumping dog
All Chrysler Products Show this weekend at Gilmore Car Museum
More information released on fatal shooting in Kalamazoo Wednesday night
Van Buren County man sentenced for selling guns without a license
The anniversary of the Enbridge oil spill is this week
Federal sex charges leveled at John Balyo
WMU Board wants to keep its option on downtown property
It could be Christmas in July for some lucky tree grower
Tubing accident in Van Buren County
Kalamazoo man crashes truck into tree
UPDATE: 19-year-old Christopher Lee Adams shot and killed in Kalamazoo
Michigan State University receives one-million dollar gift for LGBT center
National News from NBC News Radio