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Corewell Health South releases cancer report


Corewell Health South has released its 2022 cancer care report, looking at cancer cases locally and nationally to understand trends, support cancer research, improve prevention, and improve outcomes. Corewell Health South, formerly Spectrum Health Lakeland, says in

Cassopolis improvement project wins award


A development project in Cassopolis has received an award for the improvements it’s bringing to the community. The Imagine Cass-Embrace the Vision, Cassopolis Transformation Project is the recipient of the Southwest Michigan Planning Commission’s 2022 Graham Woodhouse

SHAES Purchases New Harnesses With Grant


South Haven Area Emergency Services has upgraded its equipment for confined space rescues. A $5,000 grant from New Covert Generating Facility has allowed SHAES to purchase seven sets of harnesses and seven 200-foot-long ropes. Firefighter and paramedic

Draft Berrien County Hazard Mitigation Plan online


Everyone’s invited to take a look at Berrien County’s Five Year Hazard Mitigation Plan. It outlines possible disasters that occur in the county and establishes how officials would respond. Berrien County Emergency Management Coordinator Rockey Adams tells

Historic Benton Harbor church to close


After more than a century, St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church in Benton Harbor is closing. Church officials announced late last year that the church will merge with Benton Harbor’s Good Shepherd Lutheran Church and become the Beautiful Savior

Van Buren County Adds Property Mapping Site


Van Buren County now has a new mapping and parcel viewing website online. The site gives people easy access to geographic information including property boundaries, legal descriptions, and parcel ownership information. There is also an interactive map

Hartford Police Chief Out


Hartford Police Chief Tressa Beltran has resigned from the department amid an Attorney General’s Office investigation into missing pills from the drug disposal box at the police station. She had been with Hartford police since 1989, became

'Ted Lasso' sets spring kickoff

Apple TV+ The third season of the Emmy magnet comedy Ted Lasso will kick off this spring. That was the word from Apple TV+ at the streamers 2023 Winter Television Critics Association press tour on Wednesday. The

Ronald G. Campagna

Ronald G. Campagna, 84, formerly of South Haven, entered into Eternal Life, Sunday, January 15, 2023 at Norwood Crossing in Chicago. A Wake/Visitation with the family begins at 10:30 A.M. (Central Time) Thursday, January 19, 2023 at