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Friday, May 22, 2020
Thursday, May 21, 2020
Wednesday, May 20, 2020

BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor city commissioners gave the green light Monday to The Harvest Group’s medical marijuana dispensary at 218 Water St. by approving its special use permit.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor city commissioners Monday approved raising the city’s water and sewer rates over the next five years to plug a $900,000 shortfall, and to help pay for almost $15 million in infrastructure improvements that are expected to start this fall.

Friday, May 15, 2020
Thursday, May 14, 2020

BENTON HARBOR — An internal investigation finding that excessive force wasn’t used in the Dec. 28 arrest of a Benton Harbor man isn’t sitting well with at least one of the man’s supporters.

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

BENTON HARBOR — The academic and financial operating plan to turn around the Benton Harbor school district was passed unanimously Tuesday by school board trustees and is on its way to the state for approval.

Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Thursday, May 07, 2020
Wednesday, May 06, 2020
Tuesday, May 05, 2020

BENTON HARBOR — All festivals, concerts and events scheduled at Jean Klock Park in Benton Harbor this summer have been canceled to slow the spread of COVID-19, Mayor Marcus Muhammad announced in a letter Monday.

Saturday, May 02, 2020
Friday, May 01, 2020
Thursday, April 30, 2020
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Thursday, April 23, 2020

BENTON HARBOR — The management of Crystal Springs Cemetery is still up in the air, with members of the Benton Harbor Cemetery Board saying Tuesday that they need more information and would like more than one choice of who to hire.

BRIDGMAN — The Boys & Girls Clubs of Benton Harbor recently received the first Earth Day Environmental Grant of $5,000 from the Indiana Michigan Power’s Cook Nuclear Plant “Heart of Cook” grant committee.

Wednesday, April 22, 2020
Tuesday, April 21, 2020

BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor commissioners Monday approved the special use permit so a medical marijuana dispensary can open at 200 E. Main St.

Saturday, April 18, 2020
Thursday, April 16, 2020

BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor’s battle against illegal dumping in 2019 has not gone unnoticed.

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

BENTON HARBOR — Virtual learning is getting a boost now that Benton Harbor school board trustees approved buying 935 Dell Chromebooks and 30 charging stations.

BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor City Manager Ellis Mitchell told the city’s cemetery board members Tuesday that he can’t have anything to do with the cemetery board, due to a 1994 court ruling.

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

BENTON HARBOR — The academic and financial operating plan to move the Benton Harbor school district forward was approved Monday by the Benton Harbor Area Schools Community Engagement Advisory Committee.

Saturday, April 11, 2020

BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor is being allocated $250,905 from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), which was signed into law by President Donald Trump on March 27.

BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor city commissioners are taking a second look at the almost $15 million water and sewer infrastructure project they approved in January.

Thursday, April 09, 2020

BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor planning commissioners this week approved a special use permit and site plan for Justice Grown of Michigan, putting the company one step closer to opening a medical marijuana dispensary at 200 E. Main St.

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

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

Thursday, April 02, 2020