Battle Creek Schools Require Everyone To Mask Up
Battle Creek school leaders are deciding how they’re going to open up schools for the fall semester. Masks are required for everyone in all buildings and on busses. There will be no hybrid scheduling to go back and forth between home and in classrooms. It is in-person at a school, or virtual.…
Recreational Travel To Canada Reopened. But…
Canada is opening its borders for recreational travel. It sounds like a big deal. But like many things these days, the fine print is what really tells the story.
Barry County Sheriff Challenged For Mentioning The Consitution
A week has gone by Since Barry County Sheriff Dar Leaf took to his page on Facebook to talk about the US Constitution. Specifically, the Sheriff wanted to make sure Barry County residents and those who follow him on social media are aware of how the Constitution looks at a key area of law enforcemen…
New Record King Salmon In Michigan
Michigan has a new state record King Salmon caught by an angler. The King that was caught by Luis Martinez from Ortonville is certified at 47.86 pounds.
Evictions Ban – Safety Net Or Illegal Property Grab?
The situation surrounding rental housing, expected payments from renters, property rights, and legal contracts between renters and property owners, has all the makings of a monumental economic crash facing the country.
You Can’t Label Pot as “Candy” In Michigan
Producers of packaged pot products in Michigan are getting a stern warning this week. They'd better not use the words "candy" or "candied" when labeling their pot stuff.
MI Lawmakers Want To Know About Your Unemployment Hassles
If there is one thing many Michigan residents can agree on, it’s huge problems surrounding the Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency. The agency has been plagued with problems going back to before the COVID-19 shutdowns.
Calhoun County August 2021 Municipal Voting Results
Yesterday’s local municipal elections were completed without any notable glitches. Results for the three primary issues facing Calhoun County voters were released by the County Elections office shortly after the polls closed.
Congressman Fred Upton So Far Not Joining Abortion Challenge
Only one Michigan Republican member of Congress is failing to sign a court brief in a key abortion rights case before the US Supreme Court. All indications are that 6th District Congressman Fred Upton who serves SW Michigan won’t be signing the court brief.
The Latest Mix Of Virus Rules Can Be A Bit Confusing
The COVID-19 control efforts are again about as confusing as can be. The result is a mix of control efforts and a lot of public administrators sitting on the fence not knowing for sure what to do.