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ST. JOSEPH - A man who forced another man into the basement of a vacant house and robbed him at gunpoint will spend the next 14-30 years in prison.
Benton Harbor - Benton Harbor Brownfield Redevelopment Authority members Thursday authorized their attorney to write a brownfield reimbursement agreement with Cornerstone Alliance for a vacant piece of property at 69 W. Wall St. to be turned into ...
The Rotary club of St. Joseph-Benton Harbor has a new president. Rick Villa was selected for the post earlier this week, making him the chapter's 100th president.
Benton Harbor, Mich. (WNDU) -- Former Benton Harbor Area schools Superintendent Leonard Seawood made an appearance in court Friday for a case conference.
A boy injured in a farm accident in LaPorte County is in critical condition.police say 3-year-old Edward Burek-Phillips was riding his bike when he was hit by the ...
Whirlpool Chairman and CEO Jeff Fettig attends a groundbreaking for the new Whirlpool building in downtown Benton Harbor in 2010.
Whatever happened to "innocent until proven guilty"? In a letter to the editor on Monday, a letter writer wrote that the Benton Harbor school board is not watching out for its students because a former superintendent is facing charges "of stealing ...
Benton Harbor - Benton Harbor Library trustees Tuesday named Katheryn "Kat" Boyer as the library's new director after she served as interim director for two years.
The individual answered who lived there, thankfully that was able to kind of able to help deter that person. Those people then left, and the girls are safe," said Benton Harbor Public Safety Director Michael Clark. Safety officials say the Chevy Impala ...
The matter of the budget is weighing heavily on the mind of Benton Harbor City manager Darwin Watson. He tells WSJM News the city is facing a crunch caused by a combination of reductions in property values, unfavorable tax tribunal decisions, business ...
The Benton Harbor farmers market opens for the summer this Wednesday. Berrien County Health Department spokesperson Gillian Conrad tells our newsroom they organize the events each year to help Benton Harbor residents have access to healthy foods ...
It's the second week in a row that Benton Harbor had the lowest average. The highest was about $2.36 in the Ann Arbor area.
The Department of Public Safety is cracking down on the city's noise ordinances. That's coming from our reporting partners at the Herald-palladium.
Benton Harbor - Kyre Hull loved cookie dough ice cream, Alfredo pasta, his friends and family, and helping people. According to his family, his last act of kindness ended in his tragic death.
Ayanna Summers-Brown, right, and Andrean Lipscomb learn how to perform CPR Thursday, with Margaret Clayborne from Lakeland Health in St. Joseph helping Lipscomb at Benton Harbor high school. They are two of the 24 Benton Harbor area teens ...
ST. JOSEPH, Mich. (WNDU)- If you live in or visit Berrien County there's now a new way to get around town. The ride-sharing service Uber has launched in St. Joe and Benton Harbor. "I think it's a great idea," said Jill Frazier, a bartender at 221 Main ...
Benton Harbor, Mich.-A squad of artists is bringing new life to an abandoned warehouse in Benton Harbor. This weekend, they're hosting an art show in hopes of attracting more people to the city's art district.
Uber also is beginning operations in New Buffalo, St. Joseph, and Benton Harbor, the company announced in a press release on Thursday, June 15.
Benton Harbor, Mich. (WNDU) - Benton Harbor schools will create a new position to help meet the terms of its partnership with the state.
Benton Harbor - Chris Ball and his colleagues spent the better part of his workday pushing mulch on a playground. This workday was different for Ball because he was taking part in the annual Day of Caring, where dozens of KitchenAid volunteers find ...
(WNDU) - Another option for transportation is coming to St. Joseph, Benton Harbor, New Buffalo and other southwest Michigan cities, starting Friday.
"This is an outstanding opportunity for public safety because it gives us the chance to work with both Whirlpool and members of the Benton Harbor community," Uridge told WSJM News. "It's a way to build relationships and focus on how we can improve both ...
Benton Harbor school board trustees Tuesday approved the hiring of the manager, with the position being funded through the Public Safety/Gang Prevention Grant the school district received from the state a few months ago.
This may be the early summer, but the Berrien County Health Department is already thinking about preparing children for the start of school.
The city has begun a zero tolerance policy and the Department of Public Safety will be strictly enforcing it. Violators of the rule will get a ticket and up to a $250 fine, and could also have their vehicle impounded.
Playing loud music in Benton Harbor this summer will be more likely to get you a ticket. Benton Harbor Director of Public Safety Dan McGinnis tells WSJM News loud music complaints are by far the biggest issue he hears about.
Benton Harbor, MI -- police have identified a 21-year-old Benton Harbor man killed in a shooting. At 2:55 p.m. on Saturday, June 10, the Benton harbor police Department officers responded to the River Terrace apartment complex to investigate a ...
police have released the name of a man killed in a weekend Benton Harbor shooting. The Benton Harbor Department of Public Safety tells WSJM News 21-year-old Kyre Perre Hull, of Benton Harbor, was shot and killed Saturday afternoon outside the River ...
Benton Harbor - The Boys & Girls Clubs of Benton Harbor and SodexoMAGIC are offering sites for children to receive food through the USDA's Summer Food Service Program.
Benton Harbor, MI -- A 21-year-old Benton Harbor man was killed in a shooting this weekend. At 2:55 p.m. on Saturday, June 10, the Benton harbor police Department dispatched officers to the River Terrace apartment complex to investigate a shooting.
... June 11, 2017 6:00 am. New in Business 0 comments. Kinexus backs statewide effort. Benton Harbor - Kinexus has levied its support behind the Good jobs for Michigan coalition and legislation designed to grow more good-paying jobs statewide.
The Benton Harbor Department of Public Safety is investigating a Saturday fatal shooting. It tells WSJM News officers were called out to River Terrace Apartments shortly after 3 p.m.
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On Saturday at approximately 2:55 p.m., officers were dispatched to the River Terrace apartment complex in Benton Harbor to investigate a call of a shooting.
Benton Harbor - Benton Harbor may someday have a soul food restaurant at 420 pipestone St. Benton Harbor native Josef Bullocks said he wants to build Just Like Your Momma's Soul Food Restaurant that will specialize in chicken, fish, macaroni and ...
Benton Harbor high school had activities for peace day Friday morning, starting with an assembly. students were urged to make smart decisions over the summer, and to stay out of potentially violent situations.
Benton Harbor, Mich. - A resurfacing project will begin soon on Napier Avenue and M-140 in Berrien County. The Michigan Department of Transportation tells our reporting partners at WSJM that they're working on a little over 9 miles of M-140 starting ...
Benton Harbor's Class of 2017 lost four of their members during junior year. Before graduation on Friday, they paid tribute to them as part of the district's 'peace Day.
Benton Harbor, MI -- police arrested a man carrying 28 baggies of heroin after an undercover officer watched him make a suspected heroin sale, police report.
Benton Harbor, Mich. - school officials in Benton Harbor are considering an extended kindergarten program to help get kids back on track.
Danielle Melford, site manager for the Genoa pharmacy at Riverwood mental health center in Benton Harbor, displays the monthly medication pack available to clients, one of the services offered to aid in treatment and recovery.
Benton Harbor, Mich. - A Benton Harbor father and son are seeking city approval to build a soul food restaurant on a vacant lot on pipestone Street.
Benton Harbor - Benton Harbor school board trustees next week will consider adding an extended kindergarten program in the fall.
The Heritage Museum and cultural Center is teaming up with the Morton House this summer to offer some historic tours of Benton Harbor. The Heritage Museum's Tracy Gierada tells WSJM News they'll have walking tours, along with a bike tour and a ...
At Dock 63 in Benton Harbor, mountains of gravel stand next to a supply of road salt. All of it was brought to Berrien County thanks to the water.
Benton Harbor - Dan McGinnis will no longer have the word "acting" in his title as director of the Benton Harbor Public Safety Department. During Monday's City Commission meeting, City manager Darwin Watson announced that he has promoted ...
Last year, Berrien County officials turned over responsibility for managing the dredging of the harbor to St. Joseph and Benton Harbor. At the time, city officials were tepid to the county's decision to dissolve the St. Joseph River Harbor Authority ...
Over the weekend Benton Harbor Mayor Marcus Muhammad announced the city will join the growing list of mayors who have announced they will support the Paris climate accord despite President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw.
Benton Harbor, Mich. (WNDU) - A member of the Benton Harbor Area schools board has resigned. Elnora Gavin submitted her resignation last Friday.
BH high school to remember four lost classmates at graduation Friday. Tonya Towns of Benton Harbor is shown with her son, Tra'Vone Shannon, in May 2015 when he was named Young Man of the Year by the Benton Harbor Boys & Girls Club. BH High ...




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