BENTON TOWNSHIP — Debbie Sailor didn’t know what to expect when she attended this year’s Business Recognition Breakfast.
SOUTH HAVEN — Tom Martin vowed to never leave law enforcement a bitter man.
Buchanan — Berrien County Treasurer Bret Witkowski is hitting the road again this weekend to help residents pay off their back property taxes and keep their homes.
CASSOPOLIS — Cass County Sheriff Joseph Underwood Jr. will retire at year’s end, the six-term Republican announced Thursday.
SOUTH HAVEN — Enforcement of South Haven’s proposed short-term rentals rules is the next tricky topic being addressed by city planners.
BERRIEN SPRINGS — Oronoko Township officials have decided they don’t have to write a new ordinance to handle short-term rentals, Township Supervisor Mike Hildebrand said this week.
DOWAGIAC — This year’s One Story project gets underway with a workshop Feb. 20 at the Dowagiac Area History Museum and an art exhibit opening Feb. 16 at Southwestern Michigan College, organizers announced.
NEW BUFFALO — A pair of New Buffalo High School students struck a blow this week for gender equality.
BERRIEN SPRINGS — Oronoko Township is ready to seek state money to help build a community park.
ST. JOSEPH — A judge’s simple word choice spelled the difference between conviction and acquittal for a former Benton Township police officer found guilty of striking and killing a pedestrian with his squad car, his lawyer argues.
ST. JOSEPH — A Berrien County jury on Wednesday found Tyshawn Yates guilty of first-degree murder in the shooting death last June of 20-year-old Davon Lewis.
WATERVLIET — The job of a first responder can be dangerous.
BENTON HARBOR — A plan to convert the former Federal Building in downtown Benton Harbor into loft apartments and retail space is again on track.
WATERVLIET — The Watervliet wrestling team could not overcome its open weight classes in the Division 4 wrestling team district against Lawton.
SOUTH HAVEN — A South Haven campground owner has revived his dream of building a marina on the Black River next to his campground.