Invasive Species Tour This Week
City Puts Trash Hauler On Notice
Man Electrocuted In Cassopolis
Man Sentenced In Berrien County Murders
Van Buren Youth Fair Underway

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Invasive Species Tour This Week

There will be an invasive species tour along the John and Dede Howard Recreation Trail in St. Joseph this week. The Below-the-Bluff Neighborhood Association has invited the Berrien Conservation District’s Jared Harmon to lead the […]

City Puts Trash Hauler On Notice

Benton Harbor City Commissioners have voted to put the community’s trash collector on notice. At Monday’s meeting, they talked at length about how to correct problems reported with the service provided by We-Cycle Industrial Sanitation […]

Man Electrocuted In Cassopolis

From the Associated Press — An Indiana man power-washing the exterior of a southwestern Michigan church has died after coming into contact with an electrical line. The contracted employee was in a bucket lift Saturday afternoon […]

Man Sentenced In Berrien County Murders

A man charged in the murders of the mother of his children and her father in Berrien County has been sentenced to 40 to 60 years in prison. 26-year-old Alex Perez received the sentence Monday […]

Van Buren Youth Fair Underway

The Van Buren Youth Fair is underway in Hartford this week. Monday was Armed Forces Day with free admission to veterans and active duty military personnel. Also happening Monday was the opeing of the midway […]

Upper Peninsula Floods Damage Court Documents

That flooding in the Upper Peninsula last month didn’t just wash out roads and damage some homes, it also damaged thousands of court documents. Houghton County Clerk and Register of Deeds Jennifer Lorenz says the […]

Bridge Closure Starts This Week

The Michigan Department of Transportation will shut down a bridge near Union Pier for some construction work this week. Spokesperson Nick Schirripa tells WSJM News as part of construction on five bridges over I-94 near […]

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Tigers rough up Verlander in 6-3 win over Astros

Justin Verlander had a puzzling day on the mound in his first-ever start against his previous team. While Verlander racked up double-digit strikeouts, Detroit hammered four home runs off the former Tiger and snapped a six-game […]

Marine Weather

07-17-18 Marine Weather Forecast

Small Craft Advisory in effect through this evening Today North wind 10 to 20 knots. Sunny. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Tonight North wind 10 to 15 knots veering northeast after midnight. Clear. Waves 3 […]

07-17-18 Weather Forecast

Today Sunny and comfortable with a high near 78. Northwest wind around 10 mph. Tonight Clear and cool with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Wednesday Mostly sunny, with a high […]