ST. JOSEPH — The St. Joseph City Commission has tentatively approved awarding the contract for this year’s Langley Avenue reconstruction project to Kalin Construction Co. Inc. of Benton Harbor.
Saturday, January 23, 2021
BENTON HARBOR — It’s been 16 years since Sharon Brown was moved to get on a plane and leave California to spend time working for social justice in her hometown of Benton Harbor.
Thursday, January 21, 2021
ST. JOSEPH — Patients and visitors to Spectrum Health Lakeland Medical Center in St. Joseph will soon see some changes, as the second phase of the large pavilion construction and renovation project gets underway.
Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Tuesday, January 19, 2021
Thursday, January 14, 2021
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
ST. JOSEPH — Plans are underway to replace St. Joseph City Commissioner Peggy Getty, who announced last month that she plans to resign soon because her husband’s job has been moved to South Bend, and they will be moving there.
Tuesday, January 12, 2021
ST. JOSEPH — The annual Magical Ice Fest in St. Joseph will go on, but with strict COVID-19 restrictions and guidance from the Berrien County Health Department.
Monday, January 11, 2021
ST. JOSEPH — Bill Chickering of St. Joseph is looking forward to spending more time with his three young granddaughters in Cincinnati now that he’s retired from the Berrien County Board of Commissioners.
Saturday, January 09, 2021
ST. JOSEPH — More bike-friendly roads and walking paths, more dog-friendly facilities, better restroom facilities and improved pedestrian connections between city parks are the things St. Joseph residents would most like to see, based on a recent survey.
Thursday, January 07, 2021
Wednesday, January 06, 2021
ST. JOSEPH — If all goes as planned, pedestrians will have the safety and convenience of sidewalks on Napier Avenue in St. Joseph Township by the end of next year.
Tuesday, January 05, 2021
ST. JOSEPH — The St. Joseph Township Board on Monday gave police officers a 3 percent pay hike for each of the next few years by approving a 2021-24 contract.
Saturday, January 02, 2021
Monday, December 28, 2020
Monday, December 21, 2020
Saturday, December 19, 2020
ST. JOSEPH — When the pandemic altered what Jaime Hall wanted to do in her athletic training class this semester, the St. Joseph High School teacher came up with a golden idea.
Wednesday, December 16, 2020
STEVENSVILLE — Inside the door frame of Edward Todd’s house are a litany of “thank you” cards from students across the St. Joseph school district.
ST. JOSEPH — The Silver Beach Carousel, which has been closed since mid-March due to the COVID-19 pandemic, is putting a new spin on making the 2020 holidays happier.
ST. JOSEPH — A St. Joseph couple is asking the city to consider a zoning ordinance change that would allow residential use on the first floor of buildings in an area zoned Commercial Office.
Tuesday, December 15, 2020
ST. JOSEPH — St. Joseph City Commissioner Peggy Getty announced Monday that she will resign within the next few months, before the end of her term.
Thursday, December 10, 2020
Wednesday, December 09, 2020
Tuesday, December 08, 2020
ST. JOSEPH — St. Joseph Township officials will throw their support behind a request to place no-wake buoys along a section of the St. Joseph River, but will wait until next month to take official action.
ST. JOSEPH — St. Joseph schools will continue remote learning for its high school and middle school students through the holiday break.
Friday, December 04, 2020
ST. JOSEPH — More than half of the work is done to protect the south end of Silver Beach, Berrien County Administrator Brian Dissette said after meeting with county commissioners Thursday.
ST. JOSEPH — The Michigan Health Endowment Fund has announced that the Region IV Area Agency on Aging, in partnership with Spectrum Health Lakeland, will receive a $500,000 grant for implementation of the Southwest Michigan Care Continuum Transformation Strategy, according to a news release.
Thursday, December 03, 2020
ST. JOSEPH — A St. Joseph hotel is one of three Michigan businesses that saw its liquor, food and entertainment permits suspended this week due to alleged pandemic-related violations, according to the Michigan Liquor Control Commission.
Wednesday, December 02, 2020
Two recounts have been scheduled concerning the November election – one for the District 5 Berrien County commissioner seat and one for the Galien village president.
ST. JOSEPH — A draft of the city of St. Joseph Parks & Recreation Master Plan update will be available for review and public comment starting this Friday.
Tuesday, December 01, 2020
Saturday, November 28, 2020
ST. JOSEPH — We’ve seen their faces on the national news – nurses pushed beyond exhaustion as they help patients fight COVID-19 and, in too many cases watch patients die from it.
ST. JOSEPH — Motorists and pedestrians seeking to cross the Blossomland Bridge along M-63 in St. Joseph will have to find an alternative route starting Tuesday.
Friday, November 27, 2020
ST. JOSEPH — The developer behind the proposed apartment complex in Royalton Township is one step closer to breaking ground on the project.
Wednesday, November 25, 2020
ST. JOSEPH — The Kinglsey, Morton and Orchard avenues reconstruction project came in under budget and is a project to be proud of, St. Joseph city commissioners said Monday.
ST. JOSEPH — The city is in great shape financially, due in large part to fiscal responsibility by city staff, St. Joseph Mayor Mike Garey said following an audit report.
Tuesday, November 24, 2020
Friday, November 20, 2020
ST. JOSEPH — Berrien County commissioners on a 10-2 vote approved giving themselves and six elected officials in countywide seats a 2 percent raise in 2021, and again in 2022.