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Decatur Man Badly Hurt In Motorcycle Accident


A 44-year-old Decatur man is hospitalized at Bronson Methodist Hospital in Kalamazoo with life-threatening injuries after a motorcycle crash early Wednesday morning. Van Buren County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the crash on northbound County Road 669 near

Coloma’s Glad-Peach Festival set to return


A long-held family event celebrating gladiolus flowers and peaches is returning to downtown Coloma after a two-year absence. The Glad-Peach Festival is set to take place Aug. 6-7, and festival president Vanessa Pentridge could not be more

Jet Skis Stolen In South Haven


South Haven police are looking for a Chevrolet Suburban caught on video stealing two 2022 Kawasaki Jet Skis Sunday just before 6 p.m. from VanDerZee Motorplex. In a Facebook post, they say both Jet Skis are green

Veggie Van Coming To Berrien Springs


Spectrum Health Lakeland’s Veggie Van will be rolling into Berrien Springs this month. Spectrum says the mobile farmer’s market will offer free, locally grown, healthy fruits and vegetables, and nutrition information from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Two Hurt In Motorcycle Crash


Two people are hospitalized at Bronson Methodist Hospital in Kalamazoo after a motorcycle crash in Cass County. The sheriff’s office says 38-year-old Daniel Simpson and his 9-year-old son Aidan were hurt when Daniel lost control on a