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Carol Irene (Belsey) Lowes

Carol Irene Lowes (Belsey) was born at home in Midland, Ontario Canada, May 3, 1934, the fifth of six children to Dora and Alfred Belsey. She married Hubert Lowes July 3, 1954. Hugh, husband and best friend,

Recycling Company Offers Tips

Recycling companies are receiving a lot more boxes and recycling material this time of year, but some of it may be costing consumers more. Things like ribbons, holiday lights, ornaments, and other Christmas décor often gets lumped

Bonnie (Hecker) Ramsey

Bonnie Lou (Hecker) Ramsey, 80, of South Bend, loving wife, mother, and grandmother, passed away at the Center for Hospice Care on Thursday, December 22, 2022. Bonnie was born in Niles, Michigan on May 24, 1942, to

New County Commissioners Sworn In

There have been a couple of changes to the membership of the Berrien County Board of Commissioners. At a meeting Thursday, Berrien County Clerk Sharon Tyler thanked Commissioner Ezra Scott and Commissioner James Martin, whose terms have

Improvements Sought At Jean Klock Park

The city of Benton Harbor is applying for a $684,000 grant for improvements at Jean Klock Park. At a meeting this past week, city commissioners authorized the city manager to apply for the funds through the state’s