BENTON HARBOR — A handful of people refusing to wear face masks attempted to push their way into the Benton Harbor school board meeting Tuesday, with school board Secretary Reinaldo Tripplett saying they almost knocked him over.
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
BENTON TOWNSHIP — Later this month, more than 350 Whirlpool Corp. appliances will be for sale at discounted prices at the former Carson’s in The Orchards Mall.
Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Saturday, September 11, 2021
BENTON HARBOR — Emotions were strong Friday at 9/11 Resiliency Plaza in Benton Harbor, as a crowd gathered to remember the terrorist attacks that took almost 3,000 lives 20 years ago and changed the country forever.
Friday, September 10, 2021
BENTON HARBOR — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s proposal to give Benton Harbor $20 million to replace lead water service lines in the city over the next five years is great, but not enough, said Jill Ryan, executive director of Freshwater Future based in Petoskey.
BENTON TOWNSHIP — Richard Plangger got his chops navigating state oil and gas regulations. Now, he’s testing them out in medical marijuana.
Thursday, September 09, 2021
BENTON HARBOR — The 20th anniversary of one of the darkest days in American history will be remembered at noon Friday at the 9/11 Resiliency Plaza in Benton Harbor.
Wednesday, September 08, 2021
Tuesday, September 07, 2021
BENTON HARBOR — In a Benton Harbor parking lot, a crowd gathered Monday morning to commemorate the lives of 12 firefighters who died there, over a century before.
Sunday, September 05, 2021
Saturday, September 04, 2021
BENTON HARBOR — NOBO Provisioning Center’s first day in downtown Benton Harbor Friday was just the beginning of a long partnership with the community, said Cathy Pyle, manager of the retail store.
Friday, September 03, 2021
BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor Mayor Marcus Muhammad said community leaders coming together led to a successful 21 days of peace, which ended Thursday.
Thursday, September 02, 2021
BENTON HARBOR — The chairman of the Twin Cities Area Transportation Authority resigned during the authority’s meeting Wednesday, saying he didn’t want to stop the transportation service from moving forward.
BENTON HARBOR — The first marijuana retail store in Benton Harbor is set to open at 1 p.m. Friday – NOBO Provisioning Center at 107 Water St.
BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor High School students started the school year this week with two donated water refills stations and reusable water bottles from Nalgene Outdoor.
Wednesday, September 01, 2021
Saturday, August 28, 2021
Friday, August 27, 2021
BENTON HARBOR — The Twin Cities Area Transportation Authority chairman said he plans to find the truth about votes taken during two meetings at the end of July.
Thursday, August 26, 2021
BENTON HARBOR — Cornerstone Alliance and the Economic Development Leaders for Michigan called for quick passage of the Michigan Employment Opportunity Act on Wednesday.
Wednesday, August 25, 2021
BENTON HARBOR — Students and staff in the Benton Harbor school district will be required to wear face masks when school starts next week due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Superintendent Andrae Townsel told Berrien County ALPACT members Tuesday.
Tuesday, August 24, 2021
Saturday, August 21, 2021
Friday, August 20, 2021
BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor’s general fund is cash-strapped, in part because the state hasn’t reimbursed the city for a $250,000 grant that was announced last year.
Wednesday, August 18, 2021
BENTON TOWNSHIP — Fire Chief Robert Harper is putting his support behind an ordinance that could save Benton Township thousands of dollars moving forward.
Tuesday, August 17, 2021
BENTON HARBOR — Berrien Community Foundation is helping students get ready to learn this fall by providing 2,000 backpacks filled with school supplies to students who live in the 49022 zip code.
Monday, August 16, 2021
Friday, August 13, 2021
Thursday, August 12, 2021
Carlos “Scooby” Johnson, a former Benton Harbor basketball star, has been charged with rape, attempted rape and sexual battery, multiple media outlets reported Thursday.
Wednesday, August 11, 2021
BENTON HARBOR — A man police were looking for in connection with a fatal shooting Sunday in Benton Harbor has turned himself in, according to Benton Harbor Public Safety Director Dan McGinnis.
BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor Mayor Marcus Muhammad and other local leaders are asking the community to help end the violence after two shootings over the weekend left one man dead and a 3-year-old girl injured.