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Thursday, April 09, 2020

SOUTH HAVEN — The South Haven Center for the Arts’ 71st Annual Member Exhibit, “Setting Stones,” will open Friday – virtually.

Wednesday, April 08, 2020
Tuesday, April 07, 2020

BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor city commissioners are meeting Wednesday to figure out how to come up with another $1.3 million annually to keep an almost $15 million water and sewer project on track.

Sunday, April 05, 2020

BENTON TOWNSHIP — Benton Township Police Chief Brian Smit has ordered Lowe’s to stop selling non-essential items out of its store, including from the store’s garden center.

Saturday, April 04, 2020
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BENTON HARBOR — Whirlpool Corp. is asking salaried employees to take two weeks of unpaid leave as a proactive measure against the coronavirus pandemic.

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ST. JOSEPH — A St. Joseph police officer has tested positive for COVID-19, Public Safety Director Steve Neubecker confirmed on Friday.

Friday, April 03, 2020

SOUTH HAVEN — As South Haven History Club members saw their classmates’ state competitions canceled one by one this spring due to the coronavirus outbreak, they began to wonder whether their contest, too, would be curtailed.

Thursday, April 02, 2020
Wednesday, April 01, 2020

BENTON HARBOR — Three organizations are teaming up to offer Berrien County businesses and nonprofit organizations relief through zero-interest loans in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

BENTON HARBOR — April 7 is the new date for the draft of the long-awaited academic and financial operating plan to be rolled out that could improve the fortunes of Benton Harbor Area Schools.

Monday, March 30, 2020

STEVENSVILLE — A Lincoln Township police officer got up close and personal with a bald eagle Saturday as he helped save the injured bird.

Saturday, March 28, 2020

BENTON TOWNSHIP — The Texas Corral closed permanently in Benton Township due to a disagreement between the business owner and landlord of the property.

Friday, March 27, 2020

BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor officials learned Wednesday that the city needs to generate another $1.3 million each year to cover costs to operate and maintain the city’s water and sewer systems, along with current and proposed debt.

Thursday, March 26, 2020
Wednesday, March 25, 2020

ST. JOSEPH — New Products Corp. is appealing a recent decision made by the Michigan Court of Appeals concerning who owns a strip of land at the 18th hole of the Golf Club at Harbor Shores in Benton Harbor.

Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Monday, March 23, 2020
Saturday, March 21, 2020
Friday, March 20, 2020

BENTON HARBOR — Drivers will not be able to travel between Benton Harbor and St. Joseph via the Bicentennial Bridge most of today as workers for the Michigan Department of Transportation prepare to temporarily fix the flooding problem on the Benton Harbor side of the bridge.

Thursday, March 19, 2020
Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Before school districts shuttered their doors this week, administrators were working with the state to provide breakfast and lunch options for students in the event of a prolonged closure.

BENTON TOWNSHIP — Benton Township is awaiting the sale of two bonds to help pay for several water and sewer system projects planned for 2020.

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor city commissioners voted Monday to postpone all water disconnections and to reconnect households where the water has been shut off until the health crisis caused by the COVID-19 virus is over.

Monday, March 16, 2020
Saturday, March 14, 2020

ST. JOSEPH — The Coloma man who allegedly attacked a St. Joseph High School senior at the school on Feb. 20 declined an offer to plead to a lesser charge Friday during a preliminary exam conference at the Berrien County Courthouse in St. Joseph.

Friday, March 13, 2020
Thursday, March 12, 2020

ST. JOSEPH — Spectrum Health has posted downloadable materials, travel tips, videos and other information on its website Wednesday in an effort to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, caused by the novel coronavirus.

STEVENSVILLE — A new roof for Hollywood Elementary School and handicap accessible playground equipment for Stewart Elementary School are among the five projects approved this week by Lakeshore school board trustees, if the money can be found.

Wednesday, March 11, 2020