Local News

09/26/2022 - 10:14am
The Michigan Chapter of the Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association will meet on Wednesday, October 12 at noon for a lunch meeting at Silver Harbor Brewing and Restaurant located at 721 Pleasant Street in Saint Joseph, MI.  This is the reschedule date from  September 28.  All Vietnam helicopter pilots and friends are invited to attend.  Our special guest speaker will be Maureen Adams, Director, Berrien County Veteran Services.  She will review recent enhancements to VA benefits.  There will also be time to share tall tales from Vietnam. We will order from...
09/23/2022 - 9:39am
On 9/21/22 at approximately 1843 hours first responders were dispatched to reports of a traffic crash with injuries at the intersection of County Line Road and Hagar Shore Road in Watervliet Township. Further, the collision involved a Kia Soul passenger car and a Harley-Davidson motorcycle. The driver of the Kia was a 67-year-old...
09/19/2022 - 9:03am
Ribbon cutting celebration scheduled for Friday, September 23rd   When Daphne McClellen made the decision to open her business Finalé Touch in July of 2021, she never imagined she would be relocating to a new space just over a year later. However, that’s the exactly what happened as she moved her business from Red...
09/16/2022 - 12:34pm
Newest Salon + Spa to Host Ribbon Cutting September 26th    Scott and Diane Dailey, owners of the newest salon in Southwest Michigan, THE LUX Salon + Spa had their official grand opening back in Mid-August but invite the community to join them for the official ribbon cutting in partnership with the Southwest Michigan...
09/16/2022 - 12:22pm
Every year the St. Joseph and Lakeshore High School’s Volleyball programs team up to fight cancer for their annual Dig Pink event happening September 21st at St. Joseph High School. Proceeds from this year’s ticket sales, pink t-shirt profits, and on-site raffles will benefit the important work of the Marie Yeager Cancer...
09/16/2022 - 9:48am
 Over 60 local agricultural producers came together at the Van Buren Conservation District’s Fall Field Day on September 7 to learn about increasing nutrient efficiency, improving soil health, antimicrobial resistance, the Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP), and more. The Van Buren Conservation...
09/12/2022 - 3:54pm
After decades of fish stocking decreases to balance the alewife and Chinook salmon populations, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources is seeing good indicators that a modest stocking increase may be warranted in Lake Michigan. To discuss this proposal and receive public feedback, the DNR will host a virtual meeting...
09/12/2022 - 9:56am
Catapult: Magic Shadows has canceled its Nov. 5 performance at The Mendel Center at Lake Michigan College due to unexpected itinerary changes that have made it necessary for them to cancel their entire fall 2022 tour. Ticket holders have the options to:   Apply the purchase value of their tickets toward another Mendel...
09/12/2022 - 9:30am
State-of-the-Art Outdoor Fitness Court® Coming to Berrien Springs   Priority Health, Oronoko Township and National Fitness Campaign (NFC) announced today a partnership to bring an outdoor Fitness Court® to Berrien Springs. The Fitness Court, located across the street from Sylvester Elementary School, will open with a...
09/12/2022 - 9:20am
On Sunday, September 11, 2022 at 253 Hours, Officers of BHDPS responded to the 900 Block of Columbus in the City of Benton Harbor to investigate a complaint of a shots fired.       Officers responded and found 22-year-old Benton Harbor man wounded a back yard of 1000 Blk of Columbus.  The man, was...
09/09/2022 - 9:28am
Waterfront Framing and b. grace boutique merging to former Sherwin Williams Store   Exciting things are happening for Waterfront Framing and Design and their sister store b. grace boutique. The two businesses, who have shared adjoining spaces at 606 Ship Street in downtown St. Joe, will be moving into the former Sherwin...