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Crime/Court

Indiana man gets jail time for cocaine possession

NILES — An Indiana resident who also faces human smuggling charges in Uvalde, Texas, was sentenced to jail ...

Local Government

Niles Township tables feasibility study on new town hall location

NILES CHARTER TOWNSHIP — Township leaders have delayed the decision to hire a consulting firm regarding a proposed ...

Community News

Niles Elite Cheerleading turns in strong showing at state competition

NILES — A local athletics organization recently turned in a strong showing at the state level. Niles Elite ...

Crime/Court

Niles man gets prison time for BB gun assault

NILES — A Niles man is headed back to prison after being sentenced Monday in Berrien County Trial ...

Business

24-hour gym Elevate 24 SLR opens in Niles

NILES — A fitness brand familiar with the Niles community has set up shop in a new location ...

Berrien County

Greater Niles Chamber of Commerce announces Business Development Grant

NILES — A vision is becoming a reality.  An endowment supporting the Greater Niles Chamber Business Development Grant ...

Business

On Sight Armory hosts ribbon-cutting ceremony

NILES — Community members from Niles and South Bend attended the On Site Armory ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday at ...

Crime/Court

Appeal denied for Niles man convicted of killing Dowagiac man in 2009 stabbing

NILES — The Niles man who stabbed and killed a Dowagiac man in 2009 has had his appeal ...

Community News

Brandywine graduates create group to gather support for students, educators

NILES CHARTER TOWNSHIP — Twin siblings Ambrosia Neldon and Jasmine LaBine have fond memories of attending Brandywine Community ...

Crime/Court

Niles man re-sentenced to prison on criminal sexual conduct charge

NILES — A prison sentence handed down last week was affirmed.  In that case, Berrien County Trial Judge ...

Local Government

Berrien County administrator, corporate counsel receive ‘favorable’ evaluations

ST. JOSEPH – Berrien County Administrator Brian Dissette and Corporate Counsel Thaddeus Hackworth have received favorable evaluations in ...

Community News

Berrien County’s lone women, family shelter hosts community open house

BENTON HARBOR — A local nonprofit recently offered community members a first-hand look at Berrien County’s only women ...

Uncategorized

Planning commission approves zoning for Round Barn brewpub in former Niles church

NILES — The Round Barn’s proposed Niles location moved one step closer toward becoming a reality Wednesday night ...

News

Baroda man, Niles woman killed in single-vehicle Berrien Township crash

BERRIEN TOWNSHIP — Troopers from the Michigan State Police Niles Post are investigating a single-vehicle, double fatal crash ...

Community News

City council approves 2023 street pavement resurfacing program

NILES — Select city streets in need of repairs and improvements will soon receive proper maintenance. The Niles ...

Crime/Court

Niles man sentenced to prison on criminal sexual conduct charge

NILES — A Niles man already in prison for criminal sexual conduct was given another prison term.  Taiten ...

Community News

Brandywine community raises concerns after school board approves new committees

NILES — The Brandywine Board of Education established several new committees on curriculum, sexually explicit materials and other ...

Crime/Court

Niles man gets prison time for stealing brother’s vehicle

NILES – A Niles man was sentenced to prison Monday in Berrien County Trial Court for stealing his ...

Crime/Court

Former sheriff’s department lieutenant gets jail time in embezzlement case

NILES — A former Berrien County Sheriff’s Department lieutenant was sentenced to jail Monday in Berrien County Trial ...

Business

Rep. Walberg visits Niles manufacturers

NILES — Niles was host to a special visitor Thursday. 5th District Congressman Tim Walberg visited and toured ...

Community News

Author hosts book discussion on father’s relationship with MLK, civil rights movement

NILES — A local author hosted a discussion on her latest book detailing her white father’s role in ...

Community News

‘An overwhelming success’: DDA sees successful Hunter Ice Festival turnout

NILES — The Hunter Ice Festival took over downtown Niles this past weekend, much to the delight of ...

Community News

Niles Haunted House announces scholarship opportunities for local high school seniors

NILES — A local organization will be offering scholarship opportunities to Niles area seniors. The Niles Haunted House ...

Community News

HOPE at Niles, Mt. Calvary Baptist Church host annual MLK Community Breakfast

NILES — Dozens of community members celebrated the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. during a community ...

Education

Brandywine Community honors school board members for annual recognition month

NILES CHARTER TOWNSHIP — Brandywine Community Schools is joining 537 local and 56 intermediate school districts across Michigan ...

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