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St. Joseph Public Safety Getting New Drone


The St. Joseph Department of Public Safety is getting a drone. Director Steve Neubecker spoke to city commissioners Monday, saying the department has received donations totaling about $11,400 for the device. He said the department is looking

State House Approves Funds To Fight COVID-19


The Michigan House has approved a supplementary budget bill that includes federal dollars to fight COVID-19. State Representative Mary Whiteford of Casco Township says one plan is designed to ease the burden on hospitals. “We have created

Benton Harbor Resource Fair Tomorrow


The City of Benton Harbor Water Resource Fair on Thursday, Dec. 16 will provide information about services and resources available to City of Benton Harbor residents to help reduce or eliminate lead from their homes. The resource

Arlene Baartman

Arlene L. Baartman, 86, of Decatur, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, December 9, 2021, at Bronson Lakeview Hospital in Paw Paw. Per Arlene’s wishes, cremation has taken place and the family will be honoring