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Silver Beach to get new playground


There’s a new playground coming to Silver Beach County Park. Speaking to the Berrien County Board of Commissioners Thursday, Berrien County Parks Director Jill Adams said an $850,000 state grant has been awarded to the project. She

Whitmer releases budget proposal


Governor Gretchen Whitmer has presented her vision for next year’s budget. Speaking in Lansing Wednesday, she said some main points include inflation relief checks, pre-K for all, and rolling back the retirement tax. “Our number one concern

Jack D. Lents


Jack D. Lents, 85, of St. Joseph, passed away, Monday, February 6, 2023 at Caretel Inns of Lakeland in St. Joseph. A Celebration of Life Service will be held 11:00 A.M. Saturday, February 11, 2023 at Starks

Walberg, Huizenga react to State of the Union


Neither of southwest Michigan’s U.S. Representatives are impressed with President Joe Biden’s State of the Union speech. Speaking after the address Tuesday, Congressman Bill Huizenga told us he couldn’t discern a theme or pattern to what Biden