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Indiana Michigan Power got approval Thursday to build a large solar farm in St. Joseph County.

The solar farm is expected to generate enough power for 2,700 homes per year. I&M officials said this will be the fifth and largest solar facility they operate.

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Indiana Michigan Power gave a $216,000 grant for education to the Potawatomi Zoo. 

The grant money will create a STEM classroom on zoo grounds, provide scholarships, and hire more staff for the EdZOOcation program.

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This morning several thousand people in a swath from Elkhart southeast to Fort Wayne were without power for several hours. 

Michigan Senate Approves Ban On E-Cigarettes For Minors

Apr 23, 2019

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan lawmakers are moving to ban the possession of e-cigarettes by minors.

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BRIDGMAN, Mich. (AP) - A reactor at a nuclear power plant in Berrien County is shutting down this week for refueling, maintenance and testing.
Indiana Michigan Power says power has been reduced at Cook Nuclear Plant's Unit 1 and the unit will be shut down starting Wednesday. The anticipated length of the outage isn't being disclosed. About 1,750 contracted workers will supplement the plant's 1,100-person staff for the work.

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Indiana Michigan Power is lowering the water levels around its dam in Berrien Springs for maintenance work.

The St. Joseph River will be lowered three and a half feet, by six inches a day for the next week to allow for maintenance on the dam.

The maintenance will impact mostly those above the dam in an area known as Lake Chapin

I & M spokesperson Schnee Garrett said the work isn’t out of the ordinary.