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Saturday, March 21, 2020
Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Before school districts shuttered their doors this week, administrators were working with the state to provide breakfast and lunch options for students in the event of a prolonged closure.

Saturday, March 14, 2020

ST. JOSEPH — The Coloma man who allegedly attacked a St. Joseph High School senior at the school on Feb. 20 declined an offer to plead to a lesser charge Friday during a preliminary exam conference at the Berrien County Courthouse in St. Joseph.

Thursday, March 12, 2020

ST. JOSEPH — Spectrum Health has posted downloadable materials, travel tips, videos and other information on its website Wednesday in an effort to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, caused by the novel coronavirus.

Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Tuesday, March 10, 2020

ST. JOSEPH — Royalton Township will raise its wastewater rates this summer in an effort to mitigate the cost of several sewer line rehabilitation projects on the horizon.

ST. JOSEPH — The St. Joseph school district recently filled a vacancy within its administration only to see another one open Monday.

Monday, March 09, 2020
Thursday, March 05, 2020

ST. JOSEPH — The man who allegedly attacked a St. Joseph High School senior at the school on Feb. 20 was arraigned Wednesday on the felony charge of assault by strangulation.

Tuesday, March 03, 2020

ST. JOSEPH — The Civil War Roundtable of Southwest Michigan will present “Beyond Nightingale and Barton” on Tuesday, March 10, to assess the impact of civilian relief work during the Civil War – work that was performed primarily by women and led to the postwar professionalization of nursing.

Friday, February 28, 2020
Thursday, February 27, 2020

ST. JOSEPH — It’s time to hit the bricks again as the annual Build Your Way Around Town event returns to Southwest Michigan.

Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Tuesday, February 25, 2020

ST. JOSEPH — St. Joseph city commissioners said Monday that they need more information before deciding whether to create a special assessment district for three properties on Lake Michigan, near First Street.

Saturday, February 22, 2020
Friday, February 21, 2020
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Thursday, February 13, 2020
Tuesday, February 11, 2020

ST. JOSEPH — After five years of planning, Royalton Township will begin updating the Bacon School Road Nature Trail and Bicentennial Park this spring.

Monday, February 10, 2020
Saturday, February 08, 2020
Wednesday, February 05, 2020
Saturday, February 01, 2020
Friday, January 31, 2020
Wednesday, January 29, 2020

ST. JOSEPH — It was an unexpected reunion for Vedette Cordes, of St. Joseph, with the young man whose life she saved in 2018, as the city honored her and others Monday for their quick-thinking life-saving actions.

Monday, January 27, 2020

ST. JOSEPH — Asian culture came to life Sunday as visitors watched the lion dance, tied Chinese knots and wrote good luck poems using calligraphy during the Lunar New Year Fair at St. Joseph High School.

Saturday, January 25, 2020
Thursday, January 23, 2020
Wednesday, January 15, 2020

ST. JOSEPH — It’s estimated that about 63 percent of public water system infrastructure in St. Joseph “likely contains lead.”

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

ST. JOSEPH — Alfred Butzbaugh, who spent nearly a decade as a Berrien County Trial Court judge and several decades as an attorney, died Saturday in Fitchburg, Wis.

ST. JOSEPH — Work will soon begin on constructing more barriers to prevent erosion along the Lake Michigan shoreline in St. Joseph.

Monday, January 13, 2020

As the new chief judge for Berrien County Trial Court, Mabel Johnson Mayfield said she wants to continue the work done by former Chief Judge Gary Bruce, who did not seek re-appointment to the position. 

Saturday, January 11, 2020

ST. JOSEPH — Berrien County Prosecutor Michael Sepic will retire from his post at the end of the year when his term runs out.

Friday, January 10, 2020

SOUTH HAVEN — Two popular Southwest Michigan restaurants and their owner say they have reached a settlement with a federal agency that accused them of short-changing pay for some of their employees.

Wednesday, January 08, 2020
Tuesday, January 07, 2020
Saturday, January 04, 2020
Thursday, January 02, 2020

ST. JOSEPH — The preliminary hearing for a former driving instructor and school bus driver accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl has been adjourned while lawyers gather more evidence.

Saturday, December 28, 2019

Jack Frost has been missing in action this month and Southwest Michigan residents have taken notice.

Friday, December 27, 2019

ST. JOSEPH — The fifth annual St. Joe Winter Beer Fest will take place from noon-4 p.m. Jan. 25, at the corner of Broad Street and Lake Boulevard, for those 21 and over.

Thursday, December 26, 2019

ST. JOSEPH — The leadership and inspiration of Krasl Art Center Executive Director Julia Gourley Donohue helped put the organization over the top of its $1.8 million fundraising goal for its “Sculpting Community” project.