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Edwardsburg Lions Club presents Herbert L. Stiffler Award to three graduates

EDWARDSBURG — The Edwardsburg Lions Club is celebrating 75 years of Lionism for the Edwardsburg community. Over the years, the club has provided the community ... Read more

4 days ago by Submitted.

Honor Credit Union Community Commitment Scholarship winners announced

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — A regional credit union recently awarded more than $20,000 to area high school graduates. Honor Credit Union officials said they are proud ... Read more

5 days ago by Submitted.

Veggie Van to offer free healthy foods, nutrition information in Niles

NILES — The Veggie Van, a mobile farmer’s market featuring locally grown, top-quality fruits and vegetables, will offer free healthy foods and nutrition information from ... Read more

5 days ago by Submitted.

Sister Lakes pastor to retire after 30 years

SISTER LAKES — After 30 years of serving the congregants at Sister Lakes Community Church, pastor Doug Cuthbert and his wife, Marilyn, will be saying ... Read more

5 days ago by Max Harden.

Juneteenth festival to be hosted in Niles

NILES – An event coming to Niles next week is aiming to promote education and community betterment. A Juneteenth festival will take place from 10 ... Read more

5 days ago by Caleb Steensma.

Ontwa Township/Edwardsburg Police Log: May 31-June 7

May 31 12:09 a.m. – M-62, property check 12:10 a.m. – M-62/Gateway, traffic stop 12:11 a.m. – M-62, property check 12:28 a.m. – Oak/Redfield, general ... Read more

5 days ago by Submitted.

Niles Salvation Army lieutenants get marching orders

NILES – Throughout the past four years, the lieutenants serving at The Salvation Army in Niles have helped the community weather a flood, a fire ... Read more

5 days ago by Christina Clark.

COVID-19 UPDATE: Michigan reports 891,057 cases, 19,432 deaths

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — As of Tuesday, Berrien County reported 13,882 COVID-19 cases and 269 deaths, according to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Report.

Edwardsburg Giving Tree to celebrate second year

EDWARDSBURG – The Edwardsburg Presbyterian Church will continue its mission to help local families in need by continuing its “Giving Tree.” This month, the project ... Read more

5 days ago by Submitted.

Cassopolis native comes third on “Jeopardy!”

CASSOPOLIS — Monday, Cassopolis native Derek Allen’s phone was constantly abuzz as friends, family and long-lost acquaintances reached out to let him know he was ... Read more

5 days ago by Sarah Culton.

PAW launches inaugural internship program

NILES — Performing Arts Workshops, PAW Inc. is seeking applicants for its inaugural paid internship program, the PAW Leadership Collective, a program designed to give ... Read more

5 days ago by Submitted.

Niles Township considering millage to support additional police officers

NILES TOWNSHIP — The Niles Township Board of Trustees is considering adding a millage to the August 2022 ballot. An item from the last Niles ... Read more

5 days ago by Sarah Culton.

Brandywine Middle/High School to get new entrance

NILES – The drive into Brandywine Middle/High School will look different come later this summer. On Monday, the Brandywine Board of Education hosted a special ... Read more

6 days ago by Caleb Steensma.

Ascension Michigan names new chief clinical officer

WARREN, Mich. — After an extensive national search, Douglas Apple has agreed to serve as chief clinical officer for the Ascension Michigan market, effective June ... Read more

6 days ago by Submitted.

Cassopolis Public Schools Foundation to host raffle fundraiser

CASSOPOLIS – The Cassopolis Public Schools Foundation is continuing its promise of supporting the students of Cassopolis. The organization will host its annual fundraiser as ... Read more

6 days ago by Caleb Steensma.

Elkhart woman injured in Mason Township accident

MASON TOWNSHIP — Two Elkhart women were involved in a Monday afternoon crash in Mason Township, according to the Cass County Sheriff’s Office. Sheriff Richard ... Read more

6 days ago by Submitted.

COVID-19 UPDATE: Michigan reports 890,764 cases, 19,376 deaths

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — As of Monday, Berrien County reported 13,879 COVID-19 cases and 269 deaths, according to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Report.

Fourth annual Bacon Party hosted at Arthur Dodd Park

NILES — The smell of greasy bacon wafted through Arthur Dodd Memorial Park this weekend as hungry residents settled in for a celebration of their ... Read more

6 days ago by Sarah Culton.

Niles Police Log: May 27-June 1

May 27 12:17 a.m. – Fort/11th, traffic stop 1:08 a.m. – Sycamore, obstruct justice/warrant 1:08 a.m. – Sycamore, alarm-burglary 7 a.m. – Front, assist 8:12 ... Read more

6 days ago by Submitted.

Cassopolis native to appear on ‘Jeopardy!’

CASSOPOLIS — A Cassopolis native will appear on television screens across the country tonight. Derek Allen, 51, now of Mishawaka, will appear on beloved trivia ... Read more

6 days ago by Sarah Culton.

Cassopolis celebrates inaugural Beach Bash

CASSOPOLIS — Over the weekend, Cassopolis residents celebrated a project years and millions of dollars in the making in style. The village of Cassopolis hosted ... Read more

6 days ago by Sarah Culton.

Jackson resident pleads guilty to obstructing police following Berrien County incident

In Berrien County Trial Court Monday, a Jackson, Michigan resident was sentenced to probation after being found drunk in his car in the Berrien Springs ... Read more

6 days ago by Debra Haight.

Niles man sentenced to 25 years on criminal sexual conduct charges

NILES – A Niles man will be spending the next 25 years in prison after being convicted of multiple criminal sexual conduct counts and sentenced ... Read more

6 days ago by Debra Haight.

PHOTO GALLERY: Cassopolis celebrates Class of 2021

CASSOPOLIS — Saturday evening, Cassopolis High School seniors donned blue and white robes to close the chapter of their high school experience. Cassopolis Public Schools ... Read more

7 days ago by Sarah Culton.

PHOTO GALLERY: Edwardsburg celebrates Class of 2021

EDWARDSBURG — Sunday, Edwardsburg High School graduating seniors celebrated a day more than a decade in the making. Edwardsburg High School celebrated its Class of ... Read more

7 days ago by Sarah Culton.

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