Staff Report, Author at Leader Publications

High school tennis

Roundup: Niles plays to draw at Three Rivers, Eddies fall to ranked Sturgis

Visiting Niles split its Wolverine Conference tennis match with Three Rivers Monday afternoon. Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, September 20, 2021 11:25 pm

Scoreboard

Daily Data: Tuesday, Sept. 21

TENNIS STURGIS 7, EDWARDSBURG 1 At Sturgis Singles Walter Ebert (S) d. Harrison Smith 6-0, 6-3; 2. Matt Wynes (S) d. Ethan Emenacker 6-2, 6-2; ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, September 20, 2021 10:10 pm

News

Three injured in Howard Township crash

HOWARD TOWNSHIP — Three Michiana residents were injured in a Howard Township crash Saturday, according to the Cass County Sheriff’s Office. Sheriff Richard Behnke reported ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, September 20, 2021 9:11 am

Buchanan HS

Daily Data: Sunday, Sept. 19

VOLLEYBALL Portage Northern Invitational At Portage Northern Niles Match Scores Niles d. Lakeshore 25-21, 25-11 Niles d. Paw Paw 25-11 25-11 Niles d. Sturgis 25-17, ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, September 19, 2021 9:58 am

High school football

Roundup: Bobcats, Bucks drop non-league games on the road

After a quarter of Friday night’s Brandywine at Sand Creek football game, the visiting Bobcats were hanging with the Aggies. Read more

by Staff Report, Saturday, September 18, 2021 3:24 pm

Dowagiac

Medical event causes car to crash into Dowagiac Burger King

DOWAGIAC — The Dowagiac Burger King reopened following a brief closure Friday due to a car crashing into its drive-thru. At approximately 3:10 p.m. Friday, ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, September 17, 2021 6:14 pm

Cass County

Niles man seriously injured in motorcycle crash

HOWARD TOWNSHIP — A Niles man was found unconscious after a motorcycle accident on Anderson Road Thursday evening, according to the Cass County Sheriff’s Office. ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, September 17, 2021 7:45 am

Scoreboard

Daily Data: Friday, Sept. 17

GOLF DOWAGIAC 189, ALLEGAN 209 At Indian Lake Hills Medalist Calley Ruff, Dowagiac – 42   Individual Results Dowagiac Calley Ruff 42, Anna Ironside 49, ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, September 16, 2021 11:58 pm

High school tennis

Roundup: Bobcats fall to Wildcats, Bucks top co-op team

The Brandywine tennis team dropped a 5-3 non-conference match at Three Rivers Thursday afternoon. Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, September 16, 2021 11:06 pm

Business

Cassopolis hosts Cass County Leadership Summit

CASSOPOLIS — The village of Cassopolis brought together leaders from across Cass County this week. The village hosted a Cass County Leadership Summit Wednesday at ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, September 16, 2021 2:49 pm

Business

PHOTO STORY: A-Mazing Acres opens for season

EDWARDSBURG — One of southwest Michigan’s top fall attractions has opened for the season. Wednesday, A-Mazing Acres, 18430 US-12 E., Edwardsburg, opened for the season, ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, September 16, 2021 11:40 am

Cass County

Two women injured in La Grange Township crash

LA GRANGE TOWNSHIP — A Dowagiac woman was injured in a Wednesday night crash, according to the Cass County Sheriff’s Office. Sheriff Richard Behnke reported ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, September 16, 2021 9:04 am

Scoreboard

Daily Data: Thursday, Sept. 16

VOLLEYBALL BUCHANAN 3, BRANDYWINE 0 At Buchanan Match Score Buchanan d. Brandywine 26-24, 28-26, 27-25   Buchanan Statistics Kills Josie West 9, Faith Carson 7, ... Read more

by Staff Report, Wednesday, September 15, 2021 11:01 pm

Berrien County

Berrien County Commissioners respond to mask mandate

BERRIEN COUNTY — The Berrien County Board of Commissioners has responded to a recent mask mandate issued by the Berrien County Health Department. On Sept. ... Read more

by Staff Report, Wednesday, September 15, 2021 2:51 pm

high school volleyball

Roundup: Rangers win, Chieftains fall in five sets

The Cassopolis volleyball team made short work of visiting Bangor Tuesday night. Read more

by Staff Report, Wednesday, September 15, 2021 9:38 am

Scoreboard

UPDATED: Daily Data: Wednesday, Sept. 15

CROSS COUNTRY Boys Results PAW PAW 18, NILES 44 At Madeline Bertrand Park Overall Winner Austin Williford, Paw Paw – 18:29   Niles Finishers Aiden ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 10:26 pm

Berrien County

COVID-19 UPDATE: Michigan reports 976,505 cases, 20,535 deaths

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — As of Tuesday, Berrien County reported 15,165 COVID-19 cases and 284 deaths, according to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 4:46 pm

Breaking News

Dowagiac police arrest suspect in Monday hit and run crash

DOWAGIAC — The Dowagiac Police Department has made an arrest in a Monday hit and run crash that left a motorcyclist in critical condition. Dowagiac ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 3:49 pm

Berrien County

Man arrested after standoff in Niles

NILES — A wanted man was arrested by state police following an hours-long standoff Tuesday morning. The investigation began Tuesday morning when the suspect, who ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 11:39 am

High school tennis

Roundup: Bobcats, Vikings settle for a tie; Eddies knock off Buck

Visiting Niles and Brandywine played to a 4-4 draw in non-conference tennis action Monday afternoon. Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 10:32 am

Cass County

Police investigating Porter Township crash

PORTER TOWNSHIP — A Sturgis man was transported to the hospital following a Monday morning crash in Porter Township. Cass County Sheriff Richard Behnke reported ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 9:47 am

High school golf

Roundup: Niles falls to Plainwell, Eddies defeat Vicksburg and Paw Paw

Host Niles and Edwardsburg split a pair of Wolverine Conference matches Monday afternoon. Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 7:18 am

Cass County

Dowagiac police investigate hit-and-run crash

DOWAGIAC — Police in Dowagiac are investigating a Monday afternoon hit-and-run crash that left a motorcyclist critically injured. At approximately 2:43 p.m., Dowagiac police were ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, September 13, 2021 9:08 pm

high school cross country

Buchanan wins freshmen-sophomore race at Centreville Invitational

It was a good day to be a Buchanan Buck Saturday as the girls cross country team took first place in the freshmen-sophomore race at ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, September 12, 2021 3:32 pm

High school football

Paw Paw keeps Dowagiac winless with 43-6 victory

Host Paw Paw scored the first 43 points of its Wolverine Conference win over Dowagiac in a 43-6 victory Friday night. Read more

by Staff Report, Saturday, September 11, 2021 1:19 pm

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