Letters to the Editor

LMC making a difference in our region

Dear Editor,  Successful communities nurture, attract, and retain an educated workforce. Training,  retraining, and education lead to higher ...

Community News

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: 10th annual Dowagiac fireworks show a success

The Young Professionals of Greater Dowagiac would like to thank everyone who supported our tenth annual fireworks show ...

News Main

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Concerns remain six months after Brandywine BOE leadership shuffle

Brandywine Bobcats be aware! In the short time since ‘We the Parents’ candidates-turned-board members have taken control of ...

Newsletter Opinion

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The Chieftain logo

For many in the Dowagiac community, the Dowagiac Union Schools Chieftain logo is almost a part of their ...

Newsletter Opinion

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Politics and Ross Perot

Voter, does one really believe the spring-necked politicians in their enthusiasm and assertions about who the three front ...

Newsletter Opinion

Congress must pay its bills, lower the national debt

Editor,  Contrary to a common misconception, raising the federal debt ceiling does NOT increase government spending. What it ...

Opinion

Impressive Buchanan voter turnout

Congratulations to the Bertrand, Buchanan, Galien, Niles 1, Niles 5, Oronoko and Weesaw townships and Buchanan City voters ...

News

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Vote ‘yes’ to improve Buchanan schools

The Buchanan Community Schools bond proposal has given me an opportunity to dive into a matter of great ...

Uncategorized

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Thoughts on Buchanan Schools’ May 2 millage

The following are my reasons for voting “NO” on the proposed $34.7 million school millage on the May ...

News

A look at ‘420’

If you’re over the age of 21 and you haven’t heard or know the term “420” then you ...

News Main

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The pride of a team

The Pride of a Team… Some will call it a Cinderella story. Sure there are similarities, but this ...

Newsletter Opinion

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Thoughts on gun control

I am not anti-gun. My father was an army sharpshooter and taught ALL his children how to shoot ...

Letters to the Editor

Cass County featured in Michigan History Magazine

Thank you to our local newspaper for keeping abreast of the happenings of our area.  We are so ...

Uncategorized

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: More than ‘thoughts and prayers’

We need more than thoughts and prayers. The Mass shooting at Michigan State University is another wake-up call ...

News

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Getting a grip on gun safety

Dear Editor, Michiganders can finally get real gun safety measures passed and signed into law, but only if ...

Education

International Day of Education: Investing in the Future of Students

By Dr. Dan Applegate, NCS Superintendent Ten years from now, our students will be in a completely different ...

News Main

Lynch: Musings from a pothead – Waking up

Shocked, bewildered, disappointed….this is insane.  I had all the feelings plus the notion that our country is beyond ...

Education

The End of 2022: Looking Ahead to the New Year

With the calendar year coming to a close, we look back at Niles Community Schools’ 2022 accomplishments with ...

Opinion

Column: A Chill and a Cheer

As Old Man Winter beckons his fight,

Columns

A post-Thanksgiving day margin of error

DOWAGIAC — At the time of this writing, my family Thanksgiving Day celebration will not have yet begun.  ...

Newsletter Opinion

Thank you to poll workers, election officials

I wish to express my deep appreciation for the poll workers and election officials who spent untold hours ...

Opinion

COLUMN: Musings from a 70’s freak, not a hippy

By George Lynch, Green Stem Provisioning Boy oh boy, how things have changed in the world of cannabis ...

Opinion

Column: Modern cannabis

For 10,000 years, humans have had a relationship with the cannabis plant. While still hunter gatherers, the nomadic ...

Opinion

OPINION: Vote Daniels, Weber for Niles school board

Over the past decade, my three children have attended elementary, middle and high school at Niles Community Schools. ...

Opinion

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Vote “Yes” on Michigan Proposal 3

Editor, A “yes” vote on Proposal 3 would introduce a right to women’s reproductive freedom into the Michigan ...

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