COVERT — It looks like former Covert Township Supervisor Barbara Rose will be seated once again on the township board, though in a different capacity.
Thursday, August 06, 2020
Wednesday, August 05, 2020
KALAMAZOO — State Rep. Jon Hoadley won a nail-biter in Tuesday’s primary, securing the Democratic nomination for the 6th Congressional District and the right to face longtime Congressman Fred Upton.
ST. JOSEPH — In a race that was tight to the finish, Republican challenger Julie Wuerfel unseated incumbent Berrien County 6th District Commissioner Chris Heugel, based on unofficial results from Tuesday’s primary election.
WATERVLIET — Incumbent 79th District state House Rep. Pauline Wendzel declared victory late Tuesday night over Republican challenger Jacquie Gnodtke-Blackwell in a lopsided primary contest.
Berrien County Treasurer Shelly Weich appeared to be well on her way Tuesday to winning the Republican primary for the seat at press time, although she said she would not comment until all of the votes were in.
ST. JOSEPH — Republican Bruce Gorenflo was well on his way to winning his race late Tuesday for the right to run in November for Berrien County’s 5th District County Board seat.
ST. JOSEPH — Republican Michael Eisenhart will be the new Royalton Township treasurer, based on unofficial vote totals in Tuesday’s primary election.
ST. JOSEPH — The overwhelming approval of three county-wide millage renewals by voters Tuesday has kept critical funding flowing to Berrien County’s services, said county Board of Commissioners Chairman Mac Elliott.
Saturday, August 01, 2020
Friday, July 31, 2020
Thursday, July 30, 2020
ST. JOSEPH — Although people are not mandated to wear a face covering when voting in person at polling places, election workers hope they do.
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Saturday, July 25, 2020
In the midst of a global pandemic and on the cusp of a presidential election, Lincoln Township Clerk Stacy Loar-Porter is anticipating a large voter turnout on Aug. 4.
PAW PAW — Van Buren County voters will see only one countywide issue on the Aug. 4 primary election ballot – a proposal to raise the monthly 911 surcharge from $1.92 to $3.
Friday, July 24, 2020
Thursday, July 23, 2020
Benton Harbor city Commissioner Sharon Henderson said she is challenging Berrien County Commissioner Mamie Yarbrough in the Aug. 4 Democratic primary because some changes need to be made at the county level.
Wednesday, July 22, 2020
Tuesday, July 21, 2020
Saturday, July 11, 2020
Jacquie Gnodtke-Blackwell and Pauline Wendzel both see getting the state through the coronavirus crisis as the most critical issue now facing Michigan.
Friday, July 10, 2020
ST. JOSEPH — Incumbent Berrien County Commissioner Chris Heugel said he wants to continue the work he’s done to prioritize infrastructure, support funding for public safety, work on the local economy and make the best use of taxpayer money to fund vital services and programs.
Friday, April 24, 2020
Wednesday, April 22, 2020
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Michigan voters in the Nov. 6 election will not be able to vote straight ticket. Voters deciding partisan races must vote office by office. The state Legislature outlawed straight-ticket voting last year, and courts upheld the ban.
Friday, July 13, 2018
Four Democrats – David Benac, Rich Eichholz, George Franklin and Matt Longjohn – are running in the Aug. 7 primary in order to face incumbent Republican Fred Upton, who is running unopposed in the GOP primary.
Republican Representatives Kim LaSata, 79th District, and Dave Pagel, 78th District, are seeking the nomination for the 21st Senate District. The winner will face Democrat Ian Haight in November.