| May 25, 2013
| 4:28 PM
DOWAGIAC -- A Stevensville man recently sat before a judge in court, entered a guilty plea and agreed to pay a fine to settle a ticket.
Only he wasn't in a county courtroom governed by state law. Instead, he was in a hall of justice established by the...
| May 15, 2013
| 10:11 PM
Francene Ruth Hoeft, 64, of 912 S. Lawson St., No. 3, DUI, first offense, fined $520 and sentenced to 60 days in jail with all of the jail sentence suspended; illegal lane change, charge dismissed.
Kristi Beth Beck, 33, of 401 N. State St., speeding,...
| May 8, 2013
| 4:25 AM
Benton Harbor will get the money it needs to continue to run the city and pay for services like the fire and police departments.
The city asked voters to pass two proposals which would increase property taxes. Both passed Tuesday with an overwhelming...
| Apr 28, 2013
| 4:21 AM
The water levels are also a concern along Lake Michigan as we enter boating season, but in this case the concern is too little water. Levels that are too low. Monday crews are expected to begin dredging harbors in New Buffalo and St. Joe.
It's a big for...
| May 2, 2013
| 5:56 AM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Republican-led Michigan House approved legislation Wednesday that would require some people to pass drug tests and ensure that their children don't miss too many days of school in order to receive welfare benefits....
| May 22, 2012
| 2:01 PM
ELKHART - Center for Hospice Care is conducting a Summer Grief Forum, a series of educationally focused sessions featuring speakers who will share important information and answer questions. Each session is from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Monday, July 15 ...
| May 22, 2012
| 1:57 PM
Al-Anon is a support group comprised of persons whose lives have been affected by someone else’s drinking. It’s sole purpose is to help the families and friends of problem drinkers. For information in St. Joseph, LaPorte, Marshall and Starke...
| Mar 18, 2012
| 5:13 AM
STEVENSVILLE, Mich. (AP) — A white teacher in Stevensville has agreed to attend a racial sensitivity workshop after giving a vocabulary quiz that described nearby Benton Harbor – a poor, mostly black city – as "sordid."
| Mar 20, 2012
| 6:25 PM
West Michigan will be well-represented at the MHSAA Boys' Basketball semifinals in East Lansing later this week. Six West Michigan teams won in their respective MHSAA quarterfinal matchups tonight.
In Class A, Rockford topped Okemos 55-53 at Lansing-...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 5:18 PM
Margaret Voncille (Frank) Saylor, 82, of Hagerstown, went to be with the Lord Friday, Sept. 14, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center.
Born June 10, 1930, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Charles Ellsworth Sr. and Marie Edith (Moore) Frank.
| Jul 18, 2012
| 4:24 PM
NILES -- Pratt Industries has been deluged with more than 1,500 applications since it was announced in late April that the company will bring 400 jobs to the area by the end of 2013.
And owner Bill Pratt says the company welcomes more applications,...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 6:32 AM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Republican-controlled Michigan House on Wednesday approved a replacement for an emergency manager law struck down by voters in the November election, despite Democratic complaints that it doesn't differ significantly from...