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Benton Harbor Park Gets New Name


Broadway Park in Benton Harbor will now be known as June Woods Park following a move by city commissioners this past week. Neighbors Organizing Against Racism had proposed renaming the park for Junius Brutus Woods, a former

Andrews University Receives $5 Million Grant


Andrews University has received a $5 million grant to help it establish the new Andrews Center for Community Change. The Berrien Springs university says the center is a project of its Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary, and it

Adopt a Highway Week Starts Saturday


Drivers are advised to watch out for Adopt a Highway volunteers while out on the road starting this weekend and through next Sunday. That’s because there will be thousands of them out picking up trash along roads.

Michigan Stadium Tunnel To Get Name


The tunnel used by players to enter Michigan Stadium will be named the Lloyd Carr Tunnel after the last football coach to win a national championship. The university will dedicate it before the game against Penn State

New Details On Oxford Shooting Suspect Released


An attorney representing three families affected by the Oxford High School shooting says the suspect, Ethan Crumbley, showed signs of trouble well before the November shooting. Attorney Ven Johnson says teachers were aware of different drawings and

Peters Pledges Continued Support For Ukraine


U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken is calling on every U.N. Security Council member to “send a clear message that these reckless nuclear threats must stop immediately.” U.S. Senator Gary Peters says we can’t let dictators roll

Commissioners Hear Juvenile Justice Report


The administrator of the Berrien County Courts Family Division has updated county commissioners on the latest developments in the juvenile system. Speaking Thursday, Commissioner Jim Curran said the administration committee heard this week from Elvin Gonzalez that