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MDHHS issues emergency order requiring schools to issue public notification of probable, confirmed COVID-19 cases

LANSING — Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Director Robert Gordon issued an Emergency Order requiring K-12 schools to provide public notice to the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Submitted.

MDARD reminding schools, businesses to only use EPA-approved disinfectants

LANSING — Cleaning, sanitizing and disinfecting have become part of the fabric of Michigander’s daily lives as part of the response to the COVID-19 pandemic. ... Read more

1 month ago by Submitted.

Michigan Works! announces support for front line workers

BENTON HARBOR — Michigan Works! Berrien, Cass, Van Buren is on a mission to help southwest Michigan frontline pandemic workers make informed decisions about their ... Read more

1 month ago by Submitted.

Area colleges prepare for fall semester amid COVID-19 concerns

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — College campus faculty and staff have worked over the summer to find solutions for students to begin or continue their education safely. ... Read more

2 months ago by Christina Clark.

LMC’s nursing program now accepting applications twice a year

BENTON HARBOR — Lake Michigan College’s associate in applied science nursing program is now accepting applications for admission twice a year. The competitive RN program, ... Read more

2 months ago by Submitted.

Three Lake Michigan College students named 2020 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholars

BENTON HARBOR — Three Lake Michigan College students were among the 207 Phi Theta Kappa members named a 2020 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholar. Sophie ... Read more

2 months ago by Sarah Culton.

Homeschoolers educate parents about school at home options for fall

BERRIEN COUNTY — As the fall approaches with school administrators continuing to work out the details to provide a safe class environment amidst COVID-19 concerns ... Read more

3 months ago by Christina Clark.

LMC reopens campuses

BENTON HARBOR — Lake Michigan College’s campuses in Benton Harbor, Niles and South Haven reopened Monday with in-person services returning for current and prospective students. ... Read more

3 months ago by Submitted.

LMC discounts fall tuition by 10 percent, restructures class options, implements safety plans for fall semester

BENTON HARBOR — It has been nearly four months since the COVID-19 pandemic has changed how Michiganders go about thier day-to-day lives. In that time, ... Read more

4 months ago by Submitted.

Niles business owner looks to plan outdoor prom for area graduates

NILES — It is a milestone in any teenagers’ life, idolized by movies and photos of older siblings and parents in their own styles. The ... Read more

4 months ago by Christina Clark.

LMC students earn spots on president’s, dean’s lists for spring semester

BENTON HARBOR — Lake Michigan College has announced the names of 671 students recognized for academic achievement during the spring 2020 semester. The president’s list ... Read more

4 months ago by Submitted.

Gov. Whitmer announces next steps for school reopening in the fall

LANSING — Today, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced that Michigan schools may resume in-person learning in phase 4 of the MI Safe Start plan, with strict ... Read more

4 months ago by Submitted.

LMC, SMC plan virtual graduations

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — Local community college graduates must forego a traditional commencement ceremony this year to protect themselves and their families from COVID-19 but they ... Read more

5 months ago by Submitted.

K&M announces scholarship winners

CASSOPOLIS — K&M recently announced the winners of its Earl G. Marhanka Scholarship. The scholarship program was established in 2001 in recognition of K&M’s 50th ... Read more

6 months ago by Submitted.

Hundreds sign virtual thank you card for local healthcare, other essential workers

BENTON HARBOR — As most of Michiganders shelter in place to protect themselves and their families during the COVID-19 pandemic, essential workers in healthcare, public ... Read more

6 months ago by Submitted.

LMC extends campus closures to May 11

BENTON HARBOR — Lake Michigan College is extending the date for its campuses to re-open in response to Michigan’s updated stay at home order. Lake ... Read more

6 months ago by Submitted.

The Mendel Center announces dates for events rescheduled due to COVID-19 closure

BENTON TOWNSHIP — As southwest Michigan continues to stay at home to defeat the COVID-19 outbreak, countless events have been canceled or postponed across the ... Read more

6 months ago by Submitted.

Instructor offers ideas to keep children entertained through lockdown

DOWAGIAC — As face-to-face school closures were announced in March, parents made an overnight transition to becoming facilitators of their children’s education. On April 2, ... Read more

6 months ago by Hannah Holliday.

Reduce Reuse Recycle Day canceled due to COVID-19

BENTON HARBOR — The 11th annual Reduce Reuse Recycle Day at Lake Michigan College in Benton Harbor that was scheduled for April 15 has been ... Read more

7 months ago by Submitted.

Gov. Whitmer closes schools for the remainder of the year

LANSING — Michigan students will not be returning to school this year. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed an executive order Thursday that orders schools to close ... Read more

7 months ago by Submitted.

Mendel Center announces an online series for a stay-at-home world

BENTON TOWNSHIP — Right now, most Michiganders are in their homes, following a “stay home” order issued by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer last month to slow ... Read more

7 months ago by Submitted.

Michigan apple industry donates apples for school children

SUBMITTED LANSING — Michigan’s apple industry will donate nearly 346,000 fresh apples and 726,000 sliced apple packages to feed school children who are currently out ... Read more

7 months ago by Submitted.

Emergency child care options to be provided for essential workers

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — When Gov. Gretchen Whitmer handed down her executive order for “Stay at home, stay safe” on Monday, regional organizations were mobilized to ... Read more

7 months ago by Christina Clark.

MDE to request federal waiver for child nutrition programs

LANSING — The Michigan Department of Education announced Wednesday it will request a federal waiver of statutory and regulatory requirements in the state child nutrition ... Read more

7 months ago by Submitted.

School lunch programs still a go

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — Despite a stay at home order handed down by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, families in southwest Michigan can still pick up school provided ... Read more

7 months ago by Staff Report.

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