ST. JOSEPH — There will be at least two recounts of the November election results in Berrien County – one for the District 5 county commissioner seat and one for the Galien village president.
Saturday, November 21, 2020
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
ST. JOSEPH — Republican Bruce Gorenflo won the drawing of lots Monday to be named the Berrien County commissioner for District 5, which includes St. Joseph, Shoreham and precincts 1 and 2 of St. Joseph Township.
Friday, November 06, 2020
Thursday, November 05, 2020
Wednesday, November 04, 2020
Incumbent Pauline Wendzel declared victory on election night Tuesday in the race for Michigan’s 79th District state House seat with many precincts still unreported to the public.
It could take up to two weeks for voters to know who won the District 5 seat on the Berrien County Board of Commissioners during Tuesday’s election.
ST. JOSEPH — Voters in St. Joseph Township on Tuesday approved a first-time request for a millage to help fund improvements to roads in the township.
STEVENSVILLE — Newcomer Tonya Jahnke was the top vote-getter and unseated trustee Jay Meeth in Tuesday’s election for a seat on the Lakeshore school board.
COVERT — Covert Township Supervisor Dennis Palgen appears to have retained his seat as township supervisor, following Tuesday’s election results.
Saturday, October 31, 2020
ST. JOSEPH — Berrien County Sheriff Paul Bailey said he has no reason to believe there are any credible threats of violence at the polls next Tuesday, but police will be ready – just in case.
Friday, October 30, 2020
BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor school board Trustee Darwin Watson, who is accused of plagiarism, said someone else edited the statements for his political campaign and added in the plagiarized parts.
Thursday, October 29, 2020
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor City Commissioner Ron Singleton said he’s concerned about possible voter intimidation happening on Election Day next week.
Friday, October 23, 2020
Thursday, October 22, 2020
COVERT — Two candidates who have been involved with Covert Township governance for more than a dozen years, will be competing for the supervisor’s seat.
Wednesday, October 21, 2020
Tuesday, October 20, 2020
The Berrien County Board of Commissioners will see a new face in the District 5 seat after the Nov. 3 election, with the pending retirement of Commissioner Bill Chickering of St. Joseph.
Saturday, October 17, 2020
Friday, October 16, 2020
Thursday, October 15, 2020
SHOREHAM — Voters in Shoreham will decide Nov. 3 if they are sticking with their current president or electing a longtime trustee to the two-year position.
Wednesday, October 14, 2020
COLOMA — Long-time Coloma Township Supervisor Ken Parrigin, having fought off a primary challenge in August, is now facing another challenger in the general election.
Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Saturday, October 10, 2020
Wednesday, October 07, 2020
Saturday, October 03, 2020
ST. JOSEPH — Voters this election cycle are being asked to consider changing some particulars in how the state funds recreational projects through the Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund (MNRTF).
Friday, October 02, 2020
ST. JOSEPH — Berrien County’s local clerks are still waiting for absentee ballots to mail to voters, even though by law they were supposed to be available last week.
ST. JOSEPH — Voters in St. Joseph Township will be asked in November to approve, for the first time, a millage to help fund improvements to roads in the township.
Thursday, October 01, 2020
NILES — Education has long been an important issue for candidates seeking Michigan’s 78th District state House seat, and this year is no different.