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Cass County commissioners support four-year terms

CASSOPOLIS — Cass County commissioners are throwing their support behind longer term lengths for those holding their elected positions. Thursday evening, the Cass County Board ... Read more

52 seconds ago by Sarah Culton.

Broadband survey finds lack of access for Berrien County residents

BERRIEN COUNTY — The internet is an important resource for connecting people to the information and skills they need to succeed in a digital world. ... Read more

37 mins ago by Max Harden.

COA partners with health department to deliver vaccines to homebound residents

CASSOPOLIS — Though COVID-19 vaccination efforts are in full swing, one group remains difficult for health officials to reach — homebound and limited mobility residents. ... Read more

46 mins ago by Sarah Culton.

Local EMS to deploy COVID-19 treatments in-house to high risk patients

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN – A COVID-19 treatment for those suffering from mild to moderate symptoms may soon be administered right in patients’ homes. The Southwestern Michigan ... Read more

51 mins ago by Christina Clark.

Niles MSP post searches for missing man

BERRIEN COUNTY — Around 8:30 a.m. May 1, troopers from the Michigan State Police Niles Post were dispatched to 6418 Deans Hill Road, Berrien Center, ... Read more

54 mins ago by Submitted.

COVID-19 UPDATE: Berrien, Van Buren counties report new COVID-19 deaths

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — Berrien and Van Buren counties reported new COVID-19 deaths Thursday, according to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. As of ... Read more

16 hours ago by Staff Report.

Berrien County Conservation District hosting native plant sale

BERRIEN CENTER —The Berrien Conservation District is taking orders for native wildflowers and grasses. The deadline for orders is Thursday, May 20, and orders are ... Read more

18 hours ago by Submitted.

Cass County Fair to host Spring Fling Campout

CASSOPOLIS — A chance for Cass County families to get a taste of the great outdoors and support a local organization at the same time ... Read more

19 hours ago by Sarah Culton.

Fort St. Joseph archaeology virtual camps coming this summer

NILES – The Niles History Center and Fort St. Joseph archeology leadership are calling for up-and-coming archaeologists and anthropologists to sign up for virtual camps ... Read more

21 hours ago by Submitted.

Niles Renaissance Faire returns May 15 to Plym Park

NILES – Royalty returns to Niles this year – along with pirates, fairies, knights and more. The Niles Renaissance Faire will be hosted 10 a.m. ... Read more

22 hours ago by Christina Clark.

Niles dispensary donates to two area nonprofits

NILES – A cannabis provisioning center gave $10,000 checks to two Niles nonprofits on Wednesday. Leadership members from Green Stem Provisioning, 1140 S. 11th St., ... Read more

23 hours ago by Christina Clark.

COVID-19 UPDATE: Michigan reports 854,536 cases, 17,939 deaths

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — As of Wednesday, Berrien County reported 13,386 COVID-19 cases and 251 deaths, according to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. ... Read more

2 days ago by Submitted.

Niles woman opens Anew Divine Beauty Salon

NILES – With 30 years of experience behind the chair, Niles woman Lawana Wortham is stepping out on her own at Anew Divine Beauty Salon, ... Read more

2 days ago by Christina Clark.

HCU launches chatbot to enhance digital member experience

BERRIEN SPRINGS — Honor Credit Union recently welcomed Macy, a virtual team member, into the Honor family. Using artificial intelligence, Macy’s role at Honor is ... Read more

2 days ago by Submitted.

MDHHS updates epidemic order, lifts mask requirements for outdoor gatherings of under 100 people

LANSING — The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services this week updated its COVID-19 Gatherings and Face Masks epidemic order to encourage safer outdoor ... Read more

2 days ago by Submitted.

Peace Officer Memorial Day Service to take place May 14

BERRIEN COUNTY — Berrien County will host its annual Peace Officer Memorial Day Service at noon May 14 at the Berrien County Law Enforcement Officers’ ... Read more

2 days ago by Submitted.

Niles nonprofit for pets receives Petco Love grant

NILES – A Niles-based nonprofit was the recipient of a grant from a national organization that shares a common goal — saving pets’ lives. The ... Read more

2 days ago by Christina Clark.

COVID-19 UPDATE: Michigan reports 851,947 cases, 17,897 deaths

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — As of Tuesday, Berrien County reported 13,353 COVID-19 cases and 251 deaths, according to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Report.

Two injured in Jefferson Township crash

JEFFERSON TOWNSHIP — A Mishawaka woman was hospitalized, and a Cassopolis man sustained minor injuries following a Tuesday afternoon collision in Jefferson Township. Sheriff Richard ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Report.

League of Women Voters to host town hall on redistricting process

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — Every 10 years, Michigan redraws its voting districts. This year, instead of the legislature drawing voting districts, the Michigan Independent Citizens Redistricting ... Read more

3 days ago by Submitted.

Niles Township Board of Trustees hears from frustrated firefighters

NILES TOWNSHIP – Monday evening, the Niles Charter Township board heard from frustrated firefighters. The comments come as final steps to hiring a fire chief ... Read more

3 days ago by Christina Clark.

Niles Walmart now administering walk-up COVID-19 vaccines

NILES — The Niles Walmart location, 2107 S. 11th St., is now among more than 115 Walmart and Sam’s Club pharmacies across the state offering ... Read more

3 days ago by Submitted.

Michigan Sen. Stephanie Chang receives Interfaith’ Action’s Award for Leadership for the Common Good

SOUTHWEST Michigan — As part of its celebration of the National Day of Prayer on Thursday, Interfaith Action, which serves five regional counties, is launching ... Read more

3 days ago by Submitted.

COVID-19 UPDATE: Michigan reports 849,420 cases, 17,771 deaths

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — As of Monday, Berrien County reported 13,256 COVID-19 cases and 251 deaths, according to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Report.

Ballard Elementary rolls out red carpet for teachers

NILES – At Ballard Elementary School, a series of announcements came over the intercom Monday morning instructing teachers to leave classrooms for a secret meeting. ... Read more

4 days ago by Christina Clark.

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