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Saint Joseph River expected to reach flood stage Sunday Afternoon.

Berrien County (Info269) - The National Weather service expects the Saint Joseph River to reach flood stage this afternoon. The National Weather Service has issued a lakeshore flood warning until 2 AM on Monday. For updates please watch our live stream at http://www.info269.com.Flood WarningNational Weather Service Northern Indiana1130 AM EDT Sun May 17 2020...The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued aFlood Warning for the following rivers... Tippecanoe River near Ora affecting Fulton...Kosciusko...Marshall... Pulaski and Starke Counties Eel River ...

Berrien County Government lays out plan for reopening; debuts website

St. Joseph, MI (Info269) - Various Berrien County government agencies have laid out a plan for safely reopening Berrien County for business. The county debuted a new website www.berrienreopens.org which provides guidance to citizens and businesses.According to Berrien County Government, "The Berrien Reopens Plan takes the health and safety of our community and its’ employees extremely serious. With the spread of COVID-19 and the need for certain employees to continue in-person work, either because they are critical infrastructure workers or ...

Michigan Association of Ambulance Services Advises don't hesitate to call 911 if you need help.

(Info269) - If you are experiencing chest pain, shortness of breath, or other serious life threatening symptoms please call 911. Individuals have been reluctant to call 911 during the COVID-19 epidemic for fear of burdening the system or catching COVID-19. M.A.A.S. wants you to know that medical services are readily available. “We don’t want to see people develop a permanent medical disability or die needlessly due to fear of COVID or burdening the medical system,” said Jack Fisher, MAAS president ...

Michigan: Manufacturing to resume on Monday, remainder of stay-at-home order extended to May 28.

Lansing, MI (Info269) - Governor Whitmer extended the stay-at-home order until May 28th. The governor also lifted restrictions on manufacturing and outlined a pragmatic plan to reopen Michigan in phases based on a scientific data. There are currently 45,646 COVID-19 cases, 4,343 deaths in Michigan at the time of this posting. Michigan is showing a slow and steady decrease in the amount of new COVID19 cases. Whitmer stated “I want to be very clear: COVID-19 is still present in Michigan. ...

Whitmer extends order restricting visitors to care facilities until May 31st.

Lansing. MI (Info269) - Gov. Whitmer signed executive order 2020-72 into effect on Monday. The order extends restrictions on non-essential visitors to care facilities such as nursing home and juvenile detention facilities until May 31st. “I know this is a difficult time for families, patients and workers across the state, but we must continue to be diligent in our efforts to slow the spread of the virus,” said Governor Whitmer. “Right now the best we tool we have to save ...

Michigan loss prevention officer fatally shot after asking customer wear a face mask.

Flint, MI (Info269) - At a press conference today Genesee County Prosecutor David Leyton announced that a loss prevention officer at a Family Dollar store in Flint was shot and killed on Friday. The victim was identified as 43 year old Calvin "Big Duper" Munerlyn.Munerlyn was reportedly enforcing the state order which requires use of face masks inside enclosed spaces. Munerlyn told Sharmel Lashe Teague, that customers needed to wear face masks in the store. She yelled at him, spit ...

MICHIGAN: Governor Whitmer extends State of Emergency to May 28

Lansing, MI (Info269) - Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer extended the State of Emergency to May 28th, on Thursday. An extension of the Stay-at-Home order is expected within a few days. As of Thursday there are 41,379 confirmed cases of COVID19 in the state, and 3,789 deaths from the disease. "That’s fourfold and tenfold increases, respectively, since the start of April", Whitmer stated. "Common sense and all of the scientific data tells us we’re not out of the woods yet."The first ...

BREAKING: Anyone with COVID-19 symptoms can now get tested in Berrien County

Benton Harbor, MI (Info269) - The Berrien County Health Department announced expanded testing capabilities. Now anyone with mild or moderate symptoms of COVID-19 can get tested. Previously the test had been restricted to high-risk individuals and health care workers. If you have COVID-19 symptoms you should be screened by a doctor first. Health Department Director Nicki Britten explained, “Curiosity is not a valid reason to test someone for COVID-19, and timing of testing is a significant factor doctors take under ...

Court rules in favor of Gov Whitmer in constitutional challenge of stay at home order.

Lansing, MI (Info269) - The Michigan Court of Claims denied a motion for a preliminary injunction which would have iced Gov Whitmer's stay-at-home order. The lawsuit Martinko et. al. v. Whitmer alleges that Whitmer's stay-at-home order imposes a "mandatory quarantine" which violates Michigan's constitution. In his ruling Judge Christopher M. Murray, did not doubt that the constitutional rights in question are "fundamental". Murray went on to say that “those liberty interests are, and always have been, subject to society’s interests ...