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Thursday, November 21, 2019
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BENTON HARBOR — Wecycle Industrial Sanitation LLC is once again picking up trash in Benton Harbor, but turmoil over who owns the company continues.

Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Tuesday, November 19, 2019

BENTON HARBOR — After almost a week of garbage piling up, pickup should resume today in Benton Harbor, if everything goes as planned.

Monday, November 18, 2019
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BENTON HARBOR — Hollywood actor and Benton Harbor native Ernie Hudson was in town Sunday to discuss the play “Exit Strategy, “ which is about a fictitious Chicago high school facing closure at the end of the school year. 

BENTON HARBOR — The Boys & Girls Clubs of Benton Harbor announced it has received a $120,000 donation from Cook Nuclear Plant, for a three-year commitment to expand the club’s Academic Success program, according to a news release.

Saturday, November 16, 2019
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BENTON HARBOR — Friday was the third day garbage wasn’t picked up in Benton Harbor as Wecycle Industrial Sanitation LLC waits for its monthly payment of $39,000 from the city.

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BENTON TOWNSHIP — Sydney Vernier spent her Friday answering questions from curious students while lying on a table for an ultrasound.

Friday, November 15, 2019

BENTON HARBOR — The trash in Benton Harbor is starting to pile up as the company contracted to pick it up waits to be paid.

Thursday, November 14, 2019

BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor planning commissioners Tuesday approved for the third time asking for companies to submit proposals to redo the city’s master plan.

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BENTON HARBOR — Lead levels appear to be dropping in the water of Benton Harbor homes with suspected lead service lines, Benton Harbor Water Superintendent Mike O’Malley told members of the city’s Public Safety and Recreation Committee Wednesday.

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor city commissioners will need to find a new manager for the city’s two cemeteries by March 15.

Saturday, November 09, 2019
Friday, November 08, 2019

BENTON HARBOR — Children in Blossom Acres Apartments in Benton Township will continue being able to participate in Boys & Girls Clubs of Benton Harbor activities, thanks to a $37,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice.

Thursday, November 07, 2019

BENTON TOWNSHIP — Traffic lights have been removed at The Orchards Mall entrance off Napier Avenue after the Berrien County Road Department conducted a traffic study.

BENTON HARBOR — Songs are much different than other art forms, Charlie Parr says.

BENTON TOWNSHIP — Police in Benton Township believe a customer was shot early Wednesday afternoon at the Fried Rice & Thangs restaurant on Fair Avenue, possibly by a restaurant employee.

BENTON HARBOR — As Michigan’s prison population continues its downward trend, more people are making their way back to local communities in search for employment opportunities.

BENTON HARBOR — Questions about how much money the city is paying to have illegal dump sites cleaned up resulted in Benton Harbor city commissioners not approving paying any of the city’s bills Monday.

Wednesday, November 06, 2019

BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor Mayor Marcus Muhammad basked in victory Tuesday evening after unofficial results showed him winning four more years as mayor in a hard-fought race.

BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor school board trustees on Tuesday unanimously hired a Benton Harbor High School principal – Reedell Holmes of Muskegon Heights.

Tuesday, November 05, 2019

BENTON TOWNSHIP — Life will soon be easier for Vietnam era veteran Norm Crawford of Benton Township.

Monday, November 04, 2019

BENTON HARBOR — Sometimes it’s not the subject matter that makes kids flunk out of school, but their time management and other skills.

Saturday, November 02, 2019
Friday, November 01, 2019

BENTON TOWNSHIP — Police have released the name of the man who died in a fire at his house early Tuesday morning.

Thursday, October 31, 2019

BENTON HARBOR — Parents in the Benton Harbor school district need to see changes happening, not another committee being formed to hold meetings.

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor Mayor Marcus Muhammad and his challenger, City Commissioner Ron Singleton, agreed on many things during Tuesday’s Mayoral Debate at the Benton Harbor Library.

BENTON HARBOR — The race for the four open Benton Harbor City Commission seats in the November election was made more competitive with the introduction of three write-in candidates.

BENTON HARBOR — The first meeting of the Benton Harbor Area Schools Community Engagement and Advisory Committee between state officials and community members in the Benton Harbor school district will be at 5:30 p.m. today at the Benton Harbor High School Library.

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

BENTON TOWNSHIP — Benton Township firefighters responded to a structure fire with an occupant inside the home Sunday night.

Saturday, October 26, 2019
Thursday, October 24, 2019

BENTON TOWNSHIP — Benton Township Supervisor Kevin White died in an accident while working along I-94 on Wednesday, police said.

BENTON TOWNSHIP — Teens from around the state will converge on the Mendel Center Nov. 1 for the My Brother’s Keeper/Girl’s Equity Network Summit.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

BENTON HARBOR — Whirlpool Corp. smashed Wall Street’s third-quarter projections in large part to the sale of a compressor manufacturer that specializes in refrigeration systems.