Please note: Over-the-air viewers in South Bend need to re-scan televisions on Friday, October 18 to continue to receive ABC57, MyMichiana, Telemundo, MeTV, Decades, Movies!, Start TV and ThisTV and most other local channels in addition to WBND/WMYS. Those viewers unable to currently receive these stations over-the-air should see improved reception on October 18. Cable and satellite viewers are not impacted.

Further information on the re-scan can be found at:

Tip Line: 574-344-5557 |

Power outages from strong winds

More than 2000 people are without power in Berrien County Thursday morning as a result of strong winds and gusts.

If you are one of those people affected by a power outage this morning, the Red Cross says to use flashlights and not candles

Check refrigerated food for spoilage.

The Red Cross says if in doubt, throw it out.

If you do still have power, it’s important to prepare for the worst case scenario.

Charge up your electronics and have extra batteries on hand for flashlights.

To get the most up to date information regarding the status of a possible outage you can sign up for text and email updates by clicking here.

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