WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY & WINTER STORM WARNING

SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH EARLY MONDAY

The National Weather Service has issued a WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY for all of West Michigan except counties along the Michigan-Indiana border, effective from 7 pm Saturday until 6 am Monday. A strong storm will be crossing the Ohio Valley Sunday, bringing snow to West Michigan, with some areas perhaps seeing as much as 10-12" of accumulation. Snowfall will be heaviest south as opposed to north, so along/south of I-94 is where the highest accumulations are expected... 6-10" possible. However, Allegan, Barry, Eaton, Ottawa, and Kent could see anywhere from 4-6". Additionally, gusty winds will be blowing the snow quite a bit, causing drifting on roads along with poor visibility. Travel is discouraged from late Saturday night through Sunday night.

The National Weather Service has issued a WINTER STORM WARNING for the following counties in West Michigan, effective from 7 pm Saturday until 4 am Monday: Berrien, Cass, St.Joseph, Branch, and Hillsdale. A strong winter storm moving into/across the Ohio Valley will bring periods of heavy snow to the Warning area, beginning late tonight and extending through at least Sunday evening. Forecast models indicate between 8 and 12" of accumulation are possible. Additionally, strong winds will cause blowing and drifting snow. Driving conditions will be hazardous Sunday. Travel is not encouraged.

Stay with Newschannel 3 and wwmt.com for the latest updates.

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Employability program for manufacturing industry

Updated: Wednesday, March 6 2013, 08:32 AM EST
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ALLENDALE, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A new Ready Now! program starting Wednesday is helping to connect job seekers with employers in the manufacturing industry.

The Right Place is partnering with several West Michigan organizations to offer a three-day employability program.

Ready Now is not a traditional job fair. During the event they will also offer workshops that focus on team building, resume writing and career exploration.

There will also be activities that will help you understand job expectations.

The three day program will be held at Grand Valley State University from 7:30 am to 4:30 pm.

The program is open to everyone but emphasizes employment opportunities for veterans.





Employability program for manufacturing industry
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