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Berrien County Sheriff K9s Get Vests

Three Berrien County Sheriff’s Office K9s have new bullet and stab protective vests. Blek, Maxx, and Mika have received the help from the non-profit Vested Interest in K9s, Incorporated. Their program is open to dogs at least

Upton, Others Push New Stimulus Proposal

Congressman Fred Upton was among the members of Congress to announce a new bipartisan proposal for a COVID-19 stimulus package on Tuesday. The U.S. House Problem Solvers Caucus and a group of senators pitched the $908 billion

Niles Apartment Catches Fire

An apartment fire in Niles is under investigation. The Berrien County Sheriff’s Department says a 9-1-1 call came in just before 5 a.m. Tuesday of a fire at Leisure Ridge Apartments in the 13-hundred block of Leisure

Cities Want Community Stabilization Plan

Municipal leaders across Michigan are calling on state lawmakers to adopt a Community Stabilization Plan that addresses the dire fiscal situation facing communities across the state due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The pandemic has caused a host

Cass County Fire Kills Two

A house fire Saturday night has claimed two lives in Cass County. The sheriff’s department was called to help the Porter Fire Department in the 70-thousand block of Tharp Lake Road a few minutes after 5 p.m.