Storm Expected to Hit Louisiana Upgraded to Hurricane Article Reprint Tropical Storm Nate has been upgraded to Hurricane Nate as it makes its way toward the U.S. Gulf Coast with Louisiana, Alabama, and Mississippi in its path. The storm, which has already been blamed for 21 deaths in Central America, is expected to make landfall as a Continue Reading

Dazzling Basketball Great Connie Hawkins Dies At 75 Article Reprint PHOENIX (AP) — Basketball great Connie Hawkins has died at 75. The Hall of Famer’s death was announced in a statement Saturday by the Phoenix Suns, the team with which he spent his most productive NBA seasons. The Suns told The Associated Press they confirmed the death with Continue Reading

Michigan Prison Population Drops To Lowest Level Since The 90’s Article Reprint LANSING (WWJ) – Michigan’s prison population is dwindling. Sen. John Proos, who represents the 21st district in southwestern Michigan, said a recent report shows the state’s prison population has dropped below 40,000 for the first time in more than 20 years.