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Fetke named Stewart Elementary Principal


Lakeshore Public Schools has announced the appointment of a new principal at Stewart Elementary. Carole Fetke took on the role on a permanent basis this week after serving as the interim principal since the start of the

Marilyn Jean White

No obituary available at this time. Arrangements have been entrusted to Filbrandt Chapel, South Haven. Posted On: Wednesday, February 28, 2024 10:35 AM

Report ranks the safest vehicles


Every year, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety sets to determine the safest vehicles on the market. Which brands tested the highest this year? IIHS President David Harkey told us. “I would say that the single brand

Report: hiring remains high


More than half of U.S. companies are hiring for new roles while 77% plan to resume projects that were previously tabled. Robert Half staffing firm Vice President Jeff Sokolowski says a lot of employees are choosing to

Southwest Michigan election results


Voters headed to the polls Tuesday in Michigan’s presidential primary and in some local elections. In Berrien, Cass, and Van Buren counties, Donald Trump handily won the Republican nomination for president, just as Joe Biden won the

Tornado Warnings issued in SW Michigan


The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a Tornado Warning for Southeastern Van Buren County in southwestern Michigan until 11:45PM EST. At 10:55PM EST, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 7