Bergman Named PREVENTS Ambassador

POSTED BY: RONNIE DAS SEPTEMBER 22, 2020 WASHINGTON (WBUP) –A congressman from Michigan was put on a national task force to raise awareness and support efforts to end Veteran suicide. [...]

Cherry farmers talk trade, pandemic problems

OLD MISSION — Cherries might seem like a big deal in northwest Michigan, especially to growers who have weather, global competition and now pandemic restrictions to contend with. But Isaiah [...]

Opinion: End lockdown in Northern Michigan, Upper Peninsula

From the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, federal, state and local governments have been faced with hard — if not impossible — decisions affecting lives and livelihoods of nearly every American. [...]

Defending Great Lakes Navigation System

Continuing his efforts to safeguard the future of commerce on the Great Lakes, Michigan Representative Jack Bergman is proposing a new policy to ensure baseline levels of funding for the [...]

USDA to spend $20M on tart cherries

TRAVERSE CITY — The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Monday announced it will buy $20 million worth of U.S. tart cherries during the third quarter of 2020 for distribution to communities across [...]

Group effort grants a veteran his final wish

From Carol Pilot, Iron Mountain: This was written by a special friend of mine, Peggy Merrill. I thank her for putting the story into words — On March 2, Bruce Martin was admitted to St. Mary’s [...]

Precinct Leader

CONGRESSMEN BLAST QATAR FOR TERROR FUNDING

Washington-‘Hedging support for extremists to the United States cannot and will not be tolerated’ Reps. Jack Bergman, R-Mich., Roger Marshall, R-Kan., and Warren Davidson, R-Ohio, [...]

Lake Michigan shoreline added to Hiawatha National Forest

MACKINAC COUNTY, Mich. (WLUC) – The Conservation Fund, in partnership with the U.S. Forest Service (USFS), announced the addition of 11.25 acres of shoreline habitat to Michigan’s Hiawatha [...]

Bergman co-sponsors ‘Pay Our Coast Guard Act’

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WLUC) – Congressman Jack Bergman has announced his support of a bipartisan bill to pay U.S. Coast Guard members during the partial government shutdown. H.R. 367, the Pay [...]