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Windows Shot Out Of Dowagiac Area School Buses


Dowagiac police are investigating a couple of incidents this week in which school buses with students in them had windows shot out ...Read More

Volunteer Workday This Weekend At Warren Dunes State Park


Volunteers will be heading out to Warren Dunes State Park this weekend to take part in a Michigan Department of Natural Resources workday ...Read More

Proos Praises Auto Insurance Reforms


State Senator John Proos is praising reforms to Michigan's no fault auto insurance system approved by the Senate this week ...Read More

Public Invited To Meet Candidate For LMC President


Lake Michigan College is inviting the public to meet with an internal candidate for the next college president ...Read More

Governor Snyder Orders Flags Lowered For Neal Nitz


Flags are at half-staff today in Lansing at all state buildings and the Capitol complex in honor of Neal Nitz ...Read More

BH School Board Discusses Alternative Ed Facility


Members of the Benton Harbor School are looking at what to do about the district's alternative education program as they try to save money ...Read More

Marcellus Wins Southwest Michigan Spirit Tournament


A winner has emerged in State Senator John Proos' Southwest Michigan Spirit Tournament for this year ...Read More

Kitchenaid Unveils New Product Designs


Kitchenaid held an event at the Whirlpool campus in Benton Harbor on Thursday to show off the latest redesign of it appliance line ...Read More

Jay Leno Speaks To SWM Economic Club


The Economic Club of Southwestern Michigan got a few laughs and also learned more about their guest than they ever knew before on Wednesday night as Jay Leno spoke to members at the Mendel Center in Benton Township ...Read More

Berrien County Commission To Select Nitz Replacement


The Berrien County Board of Commissioners on Thursday honored Neal Nitz, who passed away this week ...Read More

AAA Releases American Driving Survey


AAA has released the results of its latest American Driving Survey, which tracks how the driving habits of Americans across the country are changing with each year ...Read More

Piece Of The World Trade Center To Be Displayed In Benton Harbor


The final resting place for a piece of the World Trade Center has been selected, and it's in Benton Harbor ...Read More

Vicki Pratt Resigns As Cornerstone Alliance President


The economic development landscape in Michigan's Great Southwest has shifted dramatically in the past 24 hours ...Read More

Pscholka Legislation Ends Michigan Venture Capital Fund


Legislation cosponsored by State Representative Al Pscholka to accelerate the end of the Venture Michigan Fund passed the Michigan House this week ...Read More

Three Arrested In Benton Harbor Drug Bust


Three people are in jail following a drug bust in Benton Harbor ...Read More

Statewide Tornado Drill Set for Thursday


As part of Severe Weather Awareness Week, there will be a statewide tornado drill this Thursday ...Read More

Dowagiac Man Dies Following Crash


A Dowagiac man is dead following a crash on Wednesday in Cass County ...Read More

Bryan Joseph To Run For Benton Harbor City Commission


Former Benton Harbor City Commissioner Bryan Joseph is once again running for a position on that body ...Read More

Representative Nesbitt Defends, Explains Energy Package


State Representative Aric Nesbitt is taking issue with a poll released this week by EPIC-MRA that found 74% of those surveyed oppose his bill which would eliminate the option for people and businesses to choose their electric supplier and go back to a fully-regulated system ...Read More

How Proposal 1 Will Affect Michigan Residents


Proposal 1 on the May 5th ballot has been boiled down to an increase from 6% to 7% in the sales tax to pay for roads, schools and local governments ...Read More

St. Joe Commissioner Takes Issue With Cornerstone Chamber Visitor Guide


St. Joseph City Commissioner Jeff Richards isn't too pleased with a publication by the Cornerstone Chamber of Commerce ...Read More

Berrien County To Offer Tire Recycling Event This Month


Anyone looking to get rid of old unwanted tires will have a chance to do so for free this month, thanks to a program of the Berrien County Parks Department ...Read More

Third Arrest Made In 2002 Double Murder In Lawton


It's taken nearly 13 years, but the Van Buren County Prosecutor's Office has charged a third person with two counts of open murder in the 2002 killings of Carlin and Roberta Noble in Lawton ...Read More

Senator Proos Remembers Former House Colleague, County Commissioner Neal Nitz


State Senator John Proos is remembering his former state House colleague and Berrien County Commissioner Neal Nitz, who died Monday at the age of 61 ...Read More

Edward Pinkney's Motion For A New Trial Denied


There will not be a new trial for Benton Township activist Edward Pinkney ...Read More

Police Release New Information On Missing Fisherman Found Alive


A few answers have surfaced regarding the disappearance for six days of Kurt DeYoung of Cassopolis ...Read More

Lakeland HealthCare's Rezoning Request For Apartments Inches Forward


The rezoning of Lakeland's former nursing center on the corner of Lakeshore Drive and Hawthorne Avenue is a step closer to being complete ...Read More

Harbor Shores Passes Available At Benton Harbor City hall


The city of Benton Harbor is now offering Harbor Shores golf passes to residents ...Read More

Berrien County Commissioners To Discuss Filling Office Of Neal Nitz On Thursday


The Berrien County Board of Commissioners will discuss how to fill the vacancy in District 8 on Thursday that is the result of the death Monday of Commissioner Neal Nitz ...Read More

Missing Cass County Boater Found Alive


A Cassopolis man who went missing last week after heading out on a boat into Diamond Lake has been found alive ...Read More

Pinkney Ordered To Pay $1,736 In Restitution To Mayor Hightower


Benton Township activist Edward Pinkney is being ordered to pay restitution to Benton Harbor Mayor James Hightower to cover campaign costs directly related to the failed recall attempt last year and for time off Hightower took from Lakeland Healthcare to deal with the stress of the situation ...Read More

OutCenter, Pscholka Meet


The chairman of the OutCenter's board of directors is pleased with the discussion between about 30 people and state Representative Al Pscholka on Monday in Benton Harbor ...Read More

Berrien County Commissioner Neal Nitz Has Died


Berrien County Commissioner Neal Nitz is being remembered by colleagues as a man with a heart of gold and a passion for public service ...Read More

Lighthouse Restoration Going Out For Bids This Month


The city of St. Joseph is ready to move forward on restoring the lighthouses on the north pier at Tiscornia Park ...Read More

St. Joseph Promotes John Hodgson To City Manager Effective July 1


St. Joseph has its next city manager lined up two and a half months before the job is actually open ...Read More

Pinkney Seeking A New Trial


Benton Township activist Edward Pinkney is seeking a new trial ...Read More