Albion Michgian News

Local

  • August 4, 2020 Primary Election Information August 4, 2020 Primary Election Information FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEWednesday, July 29, 2020 (Marshall, MI) – Information Regarding August 4, 2020 Primary Election. The registered voters of Calhoun County may still obtain an Absentee Ballot for the August 4, 2020 Primary. Please contact your local city or township clerk to obtain an application to vote absentee or go to www.michigan.gov/votefor an ... Read more...
  • Civil rights legend Rep. John Lewis dies Civil rights legend Rep. John Lewis dies July 17, 2020 | By Cristina Marcos | The Hill – Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.), the renowned civil rights leader who served as a symbol of the movement throughout his more than three decades in Congress, died Friday at the age of 80. From the steps of the Lincoln Memorial during the March on Washington to ... Read more...
  • Michigan Agency orders hearing for bar tied to outbreak Michigan Agency orders hearing for bar tied to outbreak JULY 16,2020 | BY: DAVID EGGERT | Lansing, MI | (AP) — Michigan liquor regulators on Thursday ordered that an East Lansing bar answer questions about a coronavirus outbreak that infected at least 180 people and was a factor in Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s decision to halt indoor service at establishments that chiefly sell alcohol. A hearing, ... Read more...
  • A Michigan man won $2 million after a gas station clerk gave him the wrong ticket A Michigan man won $2 million after a gas station clerk gave him the wrong ticket July 15, 2020 | By David Williams, CNN | Michigan – A Michigan man is lucky, even by lottery winner standards, after a gas station clerk gave him a $2 million winning scratch-off ticket by mistake. The winner, who chose not to be identified, stopped at the station in the Detroit suburb of Eastpointe ... Read more...
  • Walmart and Sam’s Club to require masks nationwide starting July 20 as COVID-19 cases rise Walmart and Sam's Club to require masks nationwide starting July 20 as COVID-19 cases rise July 15, 2020| By: KELLY TYKO | USA TODAY Walmart and Sam’s Club will start requiring masks at stores and clubs nationwide starting July 20, the company announced Wednesday. “We know some people have differing opinions on this topic. We also recognize the role we can play to help protect the health and well-being of the ... Read more...
  • Calhoun County Joint Operations Center Update 7/15/2020 Calhoun County Joint Operations Center Update 7/15/2020 July 15, 2020 By: Calhoun County JOC, (AMN) – As of Noon on Wednesday, July 15, Calhoun County has a cumulative total of 556 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported to Calhoun County Public Health Department (CCPHD), with a total of 38 deaths attributed to the virus. This information is updated once daily, Monday through Friday, ... Read more...
  • More than 200 schools back lawsuit over foreign student rule More than 200 schools back lawsuit over foreign student rule Jul 13, 2020 | PBS/(AP) | Boston, MA — More than 200 universities are backing a legal challenge to the Trump administration’s new restrictions on international students, arguing that the policy jeopardizes students’ safety and forces schools to reconsider fall plans they have spent months preparing. The schools have signed court briefs supporting Harvard University and ... Read more...
  • Gov. Whitmer Signs Bill 630 Into Law Gov. Whitmer Signs Bill 630 Into Law LANSING, Mich. — Today, Governor Whitmer signed Senate Bill 630 into law today.   Senate Bill 630 amends the Public Health Code to establish a licensing and regulation structure for wholesale distributor-brokers of pharmaceuticals. The bill was sponsored by Senator John Bizon, R-Battle Creek. Read more...
  • 1 DENSO employee died and 17 others contracted COVID-19 in Michigan 1 DENSO employee died and 17 others contracted COVID-19 in Michigan JULY 10, 2020 | BY: ELENA DURNBAUGH | BATTLE CREEK ENQUIRER DENSO confirmed that one employee has died after contracting COVID-19, and 17 others have tested positive for the virus. Of the employees who tested positive, 13 work at the Battle Creek thermal manufacturing facility, and seven of those cases were confirmed during the last two weeks, ... Read more...
  • Governor Whitmer Takes Swift Action to Save Lives, Signs Executive Order Requiring Mask Use in all Indoor Public Spaces Governor Whitmer Takes Swift Action to Save Lives, Signs Executive Order Requiring Mask Use in all Indoor Public Spaces Following uptick in COVID-19 cases, Governor Whitmer Says “Mask Up, Michigan!” July 10, 2020 LANSING, MI (AMN) – Today, Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed executive order 2020-147, which reiterates that individuals are required to wear a face covering whenever they are in an indoor public space. It also requires the use of face coverings in crowded ... Read more...
  • August 4, 2020 Primary Election Information

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEWednesday, July 29, 2020 (Marshall, MI) – Information Regarding August 4, 2020 Primary ...

    Read more
  • Carson Street Shooting, Albion

    June 28, 2020 Albion, MI (AMN) – Albion Department of Public Safety has released the ...

    Read more
  • Calhoun County Joint Operations Center Update for Friday, May 1, 2020

    May 1, 2020 Calhoun County Joint Operation Center – As of 4 p.m. May 1, ...

    Read more
  • Introducing Dr. Mathew B. Johnson, Albion College’s 17th president.

    Introducing Dr. Mathew B. Johnson, Albion’s 17th president. A sociologist by training, Dr. Johnson says ...

    Read more
  • Serving during a Pandemic runs in the Garcia blood

    By: Paige Turner | AMN | 4/22/2020, 4:43 pm Ronda Garcia is making Masks to protect ...

    Read more
  • ADPS chase ends in deadly crash

    AMN Staff, 4/14/2020, Updated 11:08am – ADPS Stated “On Tuesday, 4/14/2020 at approximately 12:45 AM, ...

    Read more
  • Outdoor Easter Service Planned In Coldwater

    April 10, 2020 | By: Jim Mishler | WBCKFM – No one knows how many ...

    Read more
  • GOING BEYOND STANDARD IN THE FIGHT AGAINST COVID-19

    April 6, 2020 By: Bill deMink, Albion, MI (AMN) – As a company that directly ...

    Read more
  • Joint Information Center<br>Monday, April 6, 2020

    April 6, 2020 Battle Creek, MI (AMN) – Calhoun County’s Joint Operations Center (JOC) will ...

    Read more
  • First Calhoun County resident dies from Coronavirus.

    April 3, 2020 Albion, MI (AMN) – The Calhoun County Public Health Department (CCPHD) reports ...

    Read more