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Thursday, June 20, 2019
Saturday, May 25, 2019
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Saturday, January 05, 2019

COVERT — Palisades nuclear power plant operators manually shut down the reactor Thursday after fluctuations of a turbine governor valve. 

Saturday, December 29, 2018

COVERT — Only one more planned outage remains between now and the closure of Palisades nuclear power plant in spring of 2022.

Saturday, December 01, 2018
Friday, November 16, 2018

COVERT — A through-wall leak was found at Palisades nuclear power plant last Saturday during a visual inspection of the reactor head, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission reported Wednesday. 

Saturday, November 10, 2018

COVERT — A 75-year-old Covert Township man died Friday morning after a fire broke out in his mobile home. Misuse of a propane heater is the suspected cause.

Thursday, October 25, 2018
Saturday, October 20, 2018

COVERT — The Palisades nuclear power plant is starting its second week of a repair outage, which comes in advance of a planned refueling outage, the plant and federal regulators reported.

Thursday, October 04, 2018
Wednesday, August 22, 2018

COVERT — The Covert Board of Education has approved a $1 million tax refund to New Covert Generating Plant, but the district still might owe more.

Thursday, August 02, 2018

COVERT — Palisades nuclear power plant will get an accelerated decommissioning after it closes in 2022, Entergy Corp. announced Wednesday. 

Friday, July 27, 2018
Friday, June 22, 2018

COVERT — Covert Board of Education members have adopted a budget hoping for the best, but preparing for the worst.

Saturday, June 16, 2018

A 12-year-old Covert girl died Thursday after being shot in the neck while visiting her stepfather in Chicago.

Wednesday, June 06, 2018
Friday, June 01, 2018
Saturday, April 28, 2018

PAW PAW — Southwest Michigan emergency response agencies have passed a test of their ability to respond to a simulated nuclear accident at Palisades nuclear power plant.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

COVERT — Palisades Nuclear Power Plant operated safely in 2017, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) reported. 

Friday, March 16, 2018

ST. JOSEPH — The Coast Guard is reminding Lake Michigan boaters that security zones remain in place around the Donald C. Cook Nuclear Power Plant near Bridgman and the Palisades Nuclear Power Plant south of South Haven.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Tuesday, January 23, 2018

COVERT — When describing Edward and Terese Gorenz, friends and family use such terms as “sweethearts, “great people” and “loving.

LAWRENCE — The community is invited to learn about human trafficking at an event at the Van Buren Conference Center on Thursday. 

Saturday, December 30, 2017

COVERT — 2018 was set to be the end of Palisades Nuclear Power Plant, but now it’s going to be a year to make updates, repairs and refuel again.

Friday, December 29, 2017

DECATUR — Becoming director of the Van Buren District Library system was a homecoming of sorts, said Dan Hutchins, who started in the position Dec. 4.

Thursday, November 30, 2017
Friday, November 10, 2017
Wednesday, October 11, 2017

SOUTH HAVEN — A Covert Township man who allegedly shot his former girlfriend last week claims it was an accident. She disagrees.

Friday, September 29, 2017

COVERT — A sigh of relief echoed through Van Buren County on Thursday morning when Entergy Corp. announced it will operate Palisades Nuclear Power Plant until the spring of 2022.

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

BANGOR — After a year dealing with controversy, Dennis Paquette has resigned from Bangor Public Schools to take a job as a physical education teacher for neighboring Covert Public Schools.

Saturday, September 23, 2017

LANSING — The future of Palisades still remains unclear as the Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC) gave a ruling Friday that came with conditions.

Friday, September 22, 2017
Sunday, August 27, 2017

COVERT — Whether Palisades nuclear power plant closes in 2018 or in 2022, the process of decommissioning the plant could take up to 60 years, per Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) guidelines.

COVERT — “How are we going to pay for it?” is the question when it comes to almost anything. 

COVERT — The NRC has resident inspectors at Palisades, and every other nuclear power plant in the country, every day monitoring the plant. That won’t change once decommissioning starts.

Saturday, July 22, 2017

COVERT — Every year for the last 15 years Barbara Norman has invited people to her blueberry farm in Covert. 

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

WATERVLIET — Berrien County’s weighmaster is slated to make a full recovery after his car crashed and rolled over Tuesday during a pursuit near Watervliet, state police reported.

Sunday, July 02, 2017

COVERT — Preserve the Dunes will host a guided tour Saturday of the Ross Coastal Plan Marsh Preserve in Covert Township, the organization announced. The event will be 10 a.m. to noon.

Friday, June 16, 2017

PAW PAW — A former Covert Township police officer who faced kidnapping and rape charges has pleaded no contest to unlawful imprisonment.

Friday, May 26, 2017
Thursday, May 18, 2017
Friday, May 12, 2017

COVERT — Police continue to investigate the death of a Hartford man found dead in a vehicle Monday afternoon.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Tuesday, May 09, 2017

LAWRENCE — The future of the Palisades nuclear power plant remains somewhat unclear, as state regulators must still sign off on Consumers Energy's request to terminate its power purchase agreement with Palisades owner Entergy Corp.

Saturday, April 15, 2017

COVERT —For years, Covert Township police worked from a small, outdated station.

Sunday, April 09, 2017
Wednesday, April 05, 2017

LAWRENCE — State utility regulators have set two meetings May 8 so that Southwest Michigan residents can weigh in on the proposed closure of the Palisades nuclear power plant.

Thursday, March 30, 2017