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  1. The Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum announces plant drawing workshop with Wendy Anderson HalperinRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    Wendy Anderson Halperin is offer a day-long class called Draw Plants and Gain a Deeper Appreciation of their Magic. The Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum in South Haven is hosting a day-long workshop with nationally recognized children's book author and illustrator Wendy Anderson Halperin November 7. The workshop, "Draw Plants and Gain a Deeper Appreciation of Their Magic," is for everyone interested in plants.


  2. Southwest Michigan Land Conservancy receives $600,000 DEQ Grant to protect Paw Paw River WatershedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 5 |

    Southwest Michigan Land Conservancy and a partnership of regional conservation organizations have been awarded a three-year $600,000 grant from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality for the Paw Paw Priority Wetland / Riparian Conservation Project. This award will enable SWMLC and its partners to permanently conserve 700 acres of highest priority conservation areas in the Paw Paw River Watershed , develop urban best management practices for targeted non-point pollution sources in the PPRW's Ox Creek sub-watershed, and work to initiate agricultural best management practices with agricultural landowners in the Ox Creek sub-watershed.


  3. Storybook hike at Pilgrim Haven Natural Area in South Haven on Oct. 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 |

    The Southwest Michigan Land Conservancy is hosting a fun, new outdoor event designed to get kids outdoors and into nature, while also sharpening those ever-important reading skills. Our hike will lead children through Pilgrim Haven's beech maple forest and out to the Lake Michigan beachfront as they read "The Day the Great Lakes Drained Away," by Charles Ferguson Barker .


  4. 7 ideas for the last day of summer in KalamazooRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2015 |

    Sherman's Dairy Bar in South Haven. Plainwell Ice Cream or Dean's in Plainwell. Sugar Bear in Paw Paw, Apple Knockers in Vicksburg -- even the winner of MLive's "Michigan's Best Ice Cream Parlor ," Mooville, is just a nice drive out to Nashville in Barry County.


  5. Lakers in 7th place after first day at GLIAC North InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 20 |

    The Grand valley University men's golf team sits in 7th place in the field of 14 at the GLIAC North Invitational at Hawks Head Golf Course in South Haven, Michigan after the first day of competition. Northern Michigan leads the event, which finishes tomorrow, with a team score of 291, three shots over par.


  6. 'Welcome Fall' guided hike and paddle at Black River Preserve in South Haven, Sept. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 16 |

    On Saturday, September 19, three regional conservation organizations will collaborate again to offer the fourth annual Black River Preserve hike and paddle - this year's edition being called the "Welcome Fall Tour." The event will be held at the Southwest Michigan Land Conservancy's Black River Preserve, near South Haven, to celebrate the pre-opening of the Preserve and to honor the people who made the conservation of the land possible.


  7. Lake Michigan water temperature plunges 25 degrees at one beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 15 |

    It's the time of year when you better tip-toe into the Great Lakes water. The water temperatures could be surprisingly comfortable still, or send you into shock.


  8. Look up the number of traffic deaths in Michigan countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2015 |

    Michigan had 4,135 fatalities in traffic accidents between 2010 and 2014. Here's a look at the fatality rate for each county during that period, according to statistics from the Michigan State Police.


  9. Se4sons Gastropub open to the public at Muskegon Country ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2015 |

    While the 107-year-old golf course will remain private, the facility's new ownership group, MCC Partners LLC, recently completed renovations to the club's restaurant and banquet facilities. It's all part of the 12-member ownership group's larger plan to improve the historic golf course.


  10. My end-of-summer bucket list: 10 things I still need to doRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2015 |

    Minor irritations, I say, for the sheer joy of walking through the Meijer parking lot without picking through snow and ice. I love almost everything about summer - the weather; the lush landscape of leafy trees and garden flowers; the availability of fresh, local produce; being able to open the window to feel the breeze and hear the crickets.


  11. 'Life-threatening' swimming conditions possible for Lake Michigan in coming stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 |

    High winds and waves could produce "life-threatening" swimming conditions on Lake Michigan later today and into Thursday, Aug. 20, weather forecasters say. Strong rip currents are expected, with particularly dangerous conditions near beaches with southern piers.


  12. Readers, show us your Petoskey stones, a pure Michigan summer findRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2015 |

    We'd love to share a photo if you have. Send it to [email protected] or use the form below, and include some information about who found the stone, where, and when.


  13. South Haven lighthouse restoration goal within sight after fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2015 |

    From sunrise to sunset, volunteers took turns sitting on the balcony of the 37-foot-tall South Haven lighthouse to raise money for a $300,000 campaign to restore the iconic beacon. Pamela Chappell, a South Haven native, stood on the balcony of the lighthouse during the first Lighthouse Sit event to show support of the renovations.


  14. Sentencings in Van Buren County Circuit Court for Aug. 3, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 |

    Jeremy Barringer, 28, of South Haven, was sentenced to 39 days in jail, one year of probation and ordered to pay attorney fees and state fees for attempted assault by strangulation in April in Geneva Township. Gregory Blackman, 28, of Lansing, was sentenced to two days jail, one year of probation and ordered to pay state fees for delivery/manufacture of marijuana in February in Paw Paw Township.


  15. Gull Lake, South Haven graduates to receive Kreager Family ScholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 |

    South Haven High School graduate Luis Vargas and Shannon Thompson, a graduate of Gull Lake High School, are the 2015 recipients of the Kalamazoo Community Foundation's Kreager Family Scholarship, said a press release from the Kalamazoo Community Foundation. The scholarship, which was established by South Haven residents David and Kathy Kreager, is awarded each year to college-bound graduating high school seniors who have suffered the loss of a parent or parents either by death or abandonment after infancy.


  16. Top 5 things to do: The Blueberry Festival and Abbott's Magic Get-TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 |

    There's fun to be had far afield this week. The blueberries are here and South Haven will host the National Blueberry Festival Aug. 6-9.


  17. South Haven swimmer injured by passing boat operated by family memberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 |

    A 46-year-old swimming in Saddle Lake was injured when he was struck by a boat operated by a family member Saturday evening, according to the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office. The names of the victim and the operator of the boat were not released, although the news release said the family lives in South Haven.


  18. Sponsor Content: GingerMan Raceway paving project 'a great...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 |

    Rick Browley Jr. worked as a laborer at Superior Asphalt, Inc. throughout high school as a summer job. Now with 17 years of experience, Browley Jr. serves as paving superintendent for the company, alongside his father Rick Browley Sr., who's worked in asphalt for 40 years.


  19. Man charged with sexual assault in relation to Florida missing child caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 |

    A man is being held in Van Buren County Jail on charges of criminal sexual conduct in relation to a missing child case out of Florida. On Thursday, the Van Buren County Sheriff's Department was contacted by the Polk County Department seeking their assistance with the case of a missing 13-year-old female, who was believed to be with a 23-year-old male at a residence in the 66000 block of 48th Avenue in Hartford Township.


  20. Woman with blood-alcohol level 5 times legal limit arrested in Paw Paw crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 |

    A 42-year-old South Haven woman was arrested after she crashed into another car in Paw Paw Saturday afternoon and was found to have a blood-alcohol level almost five times the legal time, according to the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office.


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