ST. JOSEPH — Berrien County Sheriff’s Capt. Celena Herbert has always wanted to help people and make a difference in their lives.
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Friday, February 03, 2023
ST. JOSEPH — Thanks to a more than $1 million donation, students at Grace Lutheran School in Royalton Township are now playing basketball and soccer in modern facilities.
ST. JOSEPH — The National Emergency Number Association is seeing a 30 percent staffing shortage on average at 911 dispatch centers across the nation, and Berrien County is no exception.
ST. JOSEPH — A Benton Harbor church pastor and members of his church were formally recognized by the Berrien County Board of Commissioners on Thursday for their response during the December blizzard.
Wednesday, February 01, 2023
ST. JOSEPH — Bill Downey and Carol Sizer spent 90 minutes Tuesday contemplating life, death, aging and finding purpose in one’s later years.
ST. JOSEPH — A painted mural will again grace the Lake Bluff Park stairway at Broad Street following approval this week by the St. Joseph City Commission.
Tuesday, January 31, 2023
Saturday, January 28, 2023
ST. JOSEPH — Throughout January, moving trucks have pulled in and out of the Lake View Terrace Highrise parking lot, shuffling residents and their belongings out of a building in need of repairs.
Friday, January 27, 2023
ST. JOSEPH — A Benton Harbor man on Thursday was found not guilty of reckless driving causing death and reckless driving causing serious bodily impairment.
Thursday, January 26, 2023
ST. JOSEPH — Edgewater Safety Systems of St. Joseph was recently given a boost in funding for its wearable therapy device called Memesto.
ST. JOSEPH — Sammie Davis told a Berrien County jury Wednesday he had nodded off while driving along Red Arrow Highway on Nov. 20, 2019, and had no idea he had hit a bicyclist with his car.
Wednesday, January 25, 2023
ST. JOSEPH — A person can gamble with their own life all they want, but not other people’s lives, Berrien Assistant Prosecutor Amy Byrd told a Berrien County jury Tuesday.
Monday, January 23, 2023
ST. JOSEPH — Two people were arraigned in Berrien County Trial Court on Monday for numerous charges related to several shots being fired into a house in St. Joseph over the weekend.
Saturday, January 21, 2023
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Thursday, January 19, 2023
BERRIEN SPRINGS — Justice was on display Wednesday as 13 practical law students from St. Joseph High School participated in a mock trial at the old Berrien County Courthouse in Berrien Springs.
Wednesday, January 18, 2023
Tuesday, January 17, 2023
Monday, January 16, 2023
Saturday, January 14, 2023
ST. JOSEPH — A little over a year after a change in Michigan law regarding juveniles in the justice system, local officials have mixed views about the switch.
ST. JOSEPH — A man who was 17 when he raped and killed one woman and left another woman for dead has been resentenced to a term of 40-60 years in prison.
ST. JOSEPH — Dozens of high schoolers from St. Joseph High School, Kalamazoo RESA and Van Buren Tech chopped, stirred and simmered their original chili and cornbread recipes into existence Friday at the annual Culinary Chili Competition.
Friday, January 13, 2023
Wednesday, January 11, 2023
ST. JOSEPH — St. Joseph Township residents will have another chance to air their views regarding a proposed development at the Nye’s Apple Barn property along Niles Road.
ST. JOSEPH — The Senior Nutrition Services building that houses the local Meals on Wheels will be renovated following action this week by the St. Joseph Township board.
Tuesday, January 10, 2023
ST. JOSEPH — The city of St. Joseph will need to look at sewer and water rate increases every year over the next six years to help fund an estimated $69 million in street, water system and sewer system projects, city officials predicted.
Saturday, January 07, 2023
ST. JOSEPH — After years of road studies, public hearings and home visits from St. Joseph Township officials, a portion of the Napier Avenue corridor will get sidewalks by the end of June.
Friday, January 06, 2023
ST. JOSEPH — Not a pew was empty at First Congregational Church in St. Joseph, as family, friends and community members gathered to remember Steve Upton.
ST. JOSEPH — Mac Elliott will serve another two years as Berrien County board chair, after commissioners held their organizational meeting Thursday.
Wednesday, January 04, 2023
Saturday, December 31, 2022
ST. JOSEPH — Studies have shown that having a social worker increases the chance of parents who have lost their children through the courts being permanently reunited with them.
Friday, December 30, 2022
ST. JOSEPH — Corewell Health South, formerly Spectrum Health Lakeland, released the top five baby names of 2022, born at the BirthPlace in St. Joseph and Niles.
Thursday, December 29, 2022
Wednesday, December 28, 2022
Tuesday, December 27, 2022
Saturday, December 24, 2022
ST. JOSEPH — Berrien County took a step forward this week toward securing nearly $1.6 million from the state to help pay for the Michigan portion of a non-motorized path that will connect Southwest Michigan to Chicago.
Friday, December 23, 2022
ST. JOSEPH — Each of Berrien County’s senior centers will receive $370,998 for the period of Oct. 1, 2023, to Sept. 30, 2024, following action by the Berrien County Board of Commissioners on Thursday.
Thursday, December 22, 2022
ST. JOSEPH — A Berrien County Trial Court judge wants to hold an evidentiary hearing before considering a motion for a new trial in the case of a Benton Harbor man convicted of killing his girlfriend.