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One killed in Cass County explosion

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At least one person is dead in a Cass County explosion. Police say it occurred shortly before 4 p.m. at a privately owned oil pumping station on Bulhand Street in Calvin Township. That’s a rural area. Nearby

One killed in Buchanan Township Crash

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One person is dead following a fiery crash in Buchanan Township Monday. Michigan State Police say troopers from the Niles post were called to the scene near the 14,000 block of Range Line Road around 6:45 a.m.

St. Joseph remembers Mattox Williams

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St. Joseph High School’s Student Center was packed on Saturday evening as the community remembered Mattox Williams. Mattox was diagnosed with bone cancer in his leg during his freshman year at St. Joe and after a two

SHAES reports record year for calls

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South Haven Area Emergency Services responded to a record number of calls during 2023, according to the department’s annual report. Released this week, the report shows SHAES saw the number of calls increase for the tenth consecutive

SHAES reports record year for calls

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South Haven Area Emergency Services responded to a record number of calls during 2023, according to the department’s annual report. Released this week, the report shows SHAES saw the number of calls increase for the tenth consecutive

Senate Republicans pushing education plan

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Michigan Senate Republicans are calling for education reforms, saying that under Democratic control, students are falling behind. Michigan State Senator John Damoose pointed out Friday that Michigan is 43rd for high school graduation rates, 43rd for fourth

State tribute given to former parks director

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The Berrien County Board of Commissioners has honored former Berrien County Parks Director Brian Bailey, who died in December. State Representative Joey Andrews presented to commissioners this week a state tribute signed by himself, state Senator Aric