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Silver Beach to get new playground

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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

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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

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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

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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