HIGH WIND WARNING; WIND ADVISORY

WARNING Until 11 PM; ADVISORY Until 2 AM

The National Weather Service in northern Indiana issues a HIGH WIND WARNING in Berrien county until 11 PM for 60 mph, or higher, wind gusts.  65 mph gusts have already been confirmed in Michigan City.  

A WIND ADVISORY remains for nearly all of West Michigan until 2 AM.  45 mph to 55 mph gusts are likely and have already verified.  Downed tree branches and some power outages are possible.  The wind direction is from the north, and winds will easily be sustained in the 25 to 35 mph range.  

Stay with wwmt.com for your weather on this Halloween and always!

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Preventative Care now offered under ACA

Updated: Saturday, August 3, 2013 |
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BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Starting August 1st, the Affordable Care Act requires insurance companies to offer millions of women eight new health care prevention services at no cost.

Among them: annual well-visits for women, screening for gestational diabetes, screening and counseling for domestic violence, breastfeeding counseling and supplies, HPV testing, counseling for STD's and HIV screening and counseling.

Also covered is the contraception mandate which has raised so much commotion in recent months.

Free preventative services for men and children are also provided in the new law--these include flu shots and other immunizations and screenings for cancers, high blood pressure, cholesterol and depression.

Teresa Garcia reports with more from Beverly Hills.
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