Berrien County Newswire (Page 3)

Berrien County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Berrien County, MI. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 932 in Berrien County, MI

  1. Berrien County Website RedesignedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    Now up and running is a redesigned Berrien County website. Berrien County IT Director Ken Hoffman tells WSJM News the county board this year approved an update for the site in order to meet new state accessibility requirements.

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  2. Educators Sentenced For Failing To Report Suspected AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    ... 47 pounds. He told them his parents had kept him from eating. Doctors also found other signs of abuse. The Berrien County Prosecutor's Office tells us a principal, a guidance counselor, a special ed teacher, and a teacher at Three Oaks Elementary ...

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  3. Report: Crashes Led To More Than $4 Billion In Losses In 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    ... attention when behind the wheel, buckle up, and never drive drunk. He also tells us traffic crashes in just Berrien County in 2015 resulted in $334 million in losses. In Van Buren County, that number is $242 million. You can find the full report ...

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  4. Baroda Man Identified As Tuesday Fatal Crash VictimRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    ... on East Linco. The crash was reported by another driver around 6:45 p.m. and no other cars were involved. The Berrien County Sheriff's Department Accident Reconstruction Team is working to learn more. Assisting at the scene were the Berrien ...

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  5. One Dead In Oronoko Twp CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    One person is dead following a single vehicle crash in Oronoko Township on Tuesday. The Berrien County Sheriff's Department says it happened about 6:45 p.m. at Scottdale and Linco Road near Berrien Springs.

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  6. Hagar Township Business ExpandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    ... Monte Packaging says remaining in the area was always important to the company. The business has operated in Berrien County for 92 years.

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  7. Police officer hit by car on I-94 recovering in hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | MLive.com

    A township police officer in Berrien County suffered multiple injuries when he was struck along the highway near Sawyer on Sunday.

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  8. Chikaming Twp Officer Undergoes Surgeries After Being Hit On I-94Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    ... at Lakeland Hospital in St. Joseph and is recovering. The extent of his injuries has not been released. The Berrien County Sheriff's Department is investigating the crash, and Taylor notes details will be released later. Those are likely to include ...

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  9. A public hearing to consider the possible parole of Ritchie Weatherspoon, #185806Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 14 | State of Michigan

    ... a Life sentence for the crime of Conspiracy - Robbery Armed. He was sentenced on November 17, 1986 out of Berrien County. Sandra Wilson and Edwin M. Heap, Members of the Michigan Parole Board, will conduct the hearing under the provisions of the ...

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  10. A public hearing to consider the possible parole of Lonnie Avant, #246086Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 14 | State of Michigan

    ... is serving a Life sentence for the crime of Murder 2nd Degree. He was sentenced on October 25, 1995 out of Berrien County. Edwin M. Heap and Sandra Wilson, Members of the Michigan Parole Board, will conduct the hearing under the provisions of the ...

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  11. St. Josepha s Dickinson Stadium To Get Artificial TurfRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    ... spending more than a quarter-century at Upton Middle School. St. Joseph will become the fourth high school in Berrien County with artificial turf, and the sixth in the Southwest Michigan Athletic Conference. In a statement, Steve Upton said he and ...

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  12. Treasurer Talks Retail ClosingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    Berrien County Treasurer Bret Witkowski sees a trend that will probably continue when he considers the upcoming closure of the Benton Harbor Target store. He tells us the store's closing is the result of a general decline in shopping at brick and mortar retailers.

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  13. Delay In SJ Blighted Property DecisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    ... Niles - the house with the tarp on its roof - has filed an appeal with the Michigan Court of Appeals. The Berrien County Circuit Court last month ruled in favor of a city demolition order on the house, which inspectors have said is unlivable. ...

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  14. Chikaming Twp Police Officer Struck By VehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    ... olice officer for six years, and has been with the Chikaming Township Police Department for three months. The Berrien County Sheriff's department is handling the investigation into Sunday's incident.

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  15. State Summit Examines Treatment For Mentally Ill OffendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    ... ams aiming to divert the mentally ill away from incarceration is CIT, or Crisis Intervention Training. It's a Berrien County program that trains first responders and jail staff to see signs of mental illness.

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  16. Vietnam POW To Speak In Berrien County Tomorrow, SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    A distinguished Vietnam veteran will be coming to Berrien County next month to share his experience. The Buchanan American Legion's Larry Money tells WSJM News Captain William Robinson will speak at Michigan Lutheran High School and American Legion in Buchanan.

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  17. Berrien County Election ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    Another round of local elections in Berrien County has come and gone, and we have the results from the Berrien County Clerk's office. Aside from the Benton Harbor income tax proposal on Tuesday, which passed, voters in Benton Harbor also chose one city commissioner.

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  18. Three Arrests In Two Benton Harbor Drug BustsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    ... grams of crack, more than $13,000 in cash, and a stolen hand gun. The two suspects arrested were taken to the Berrien County Jail on drug and gun charges. Their names have not been released. Monday's raid followed a raid last Wednesday at 460 Colfax ...

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  19. Police seize crack cocaine, heroin during search in Benton HarborRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | MLive.com

    Police arrested one man as part of a drug investigation that disrupted a crack cocaine trafficking group, the Southwest Enforcement Team reports. SWET detectives and members of the Berrien County Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant for illegal narcotics on Wednesday, Nov. 1, at 460 Colfax Avenue in Benton Harbor.

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  20. Tuesday Is Election Day In Southwest MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    This Tuesday is an election day in many southwest Michigan communities. In Berrien County, Benton Harbor voters will consider a local income tax proposal.

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