Dollar General Offering SWMI Workers Extra Pay to Get Vaccinated
DG workers in Kalamazoo, Battle Creek, Portage, Springfield, Richland, Plainwell, and other area stores will get paid time off to get the COVID-19 vaccination.
Light Up the Night to Remember and Honor COVID-19 Victims on 1/19
Southwest Michigan is encouraged to join in a national moment of unity and remembrance of all those that have died because of the Coronavirus pandemic.
Flower Child: The Most Popular Floral Baby Name in Michigan
Rose, Heather and Jasmine have had their time. There's a new favorite in Michigan for baby names that are also flowers.
Millennium Park Ice Rink Remains Closed Due to COVID Concerns
We were hoping outdoor activities would be low-risk, but Portage has closed the ice rink in an "abundance of caution," as Michigan's COVID-19 numbers remain high.
Cruise Ships Booking Now for Great Lakes Adventures in 2022
Need a vacation? In January 2020, Viking announced plans to bring a fleet of luxury cruise ships to the Great Lakes. They're still on schedule for a 2022 launch.