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SHAES To Have Aerial Truck Training


Aerial truck training will happen Tuesday in South Haven for South Haven Area Emergency Services. They will be training between 9 a.m. and noon at several locations. They include Clementine’s, the Baymont Inn, 220 Broadway Avenue, 325

Two Benton Harbor Officers, Suspect Shot


Two Benton Harbor police officers are hospitalized after being shot in the legs just before midnight Thursday. They also shot a suspect, and that person’s condition has not been released. Michigan State Police are handling the investigation.

Upton Reflects On Years In Congress


With Congressman Fred Upton now retiring after 35 years of service in Washington, we asked him what moments from his career stand out the most. He told WSJM News throughout seven presidents and seven different House speakers,

MI Divorce Rate Up


Divorce filings are exploding. Jennifer Lindquist, an associate attorney at MichiganDivorceHelp.com, says figures are up 20% over pre-pandemic levels: “Divorce is becoming a more and more normal part of society in general as we’re seeing people sometimes

Today Is National Beer Day


Every April 7 is National Beer Day. So as it’s celebrated today, Mike Turriff, owner of M4 Distributing, one of Michigan’s top craft beer distributors, is anxious to work with his suppliers to try to get things

Donald Caroll

No obituary available at this time. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Filbrandt Chapel, South Haven. 269-637-0333 Posted On: Wednesday, April 6, 2022 3:23 PM

Retail Shocker: Pater True Value Closing


Stunning news in the St. Joseph retail community!  Pater True Value Hardware has confirmed that the store will be closing. Pater posted a “Store Closing Sale” on Facebook Tuesday night.  The reaction of some readers was “must