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Deputies: 18-year-old hurt in Penn Twp. crash
Cass County deputies say an 18-year-old was hurt Saturday in a crash.
It’s Easy To See Why This Michigan Pizza Place Landed On Yelp’s Top 100 Pizza Spots
Have you ever thought about what thing you would eat if you had to eat it every single day of your life?. I have and for me, it's an easy question to answer... PIZZA!. The only hard part would be deciding what kind. Would it be thin crust, traditional, Chicago deep dish, or Detroit style?
Brandywine's Gavin Schoff, Maddison Ward win state wrestling titles Saturday afternoon
Brandywine High School's Gavin Schoff has completed his wrestling season undefeated after claiming the state championship in the Division 4 157-pound weight division Saturday afternoon at Ford Field in Detroit. In addition to Schoff, Bobcat junior Maddison Ward claimed the girls title at 170 pounds. She won a pin fall over Heaven Cole of Kalamazoo Loy Norrix in 5:48. Ward finishes her junior season with a 37-1 record. It is just the third year that girls wrestling...
Hartford names Nicol Brown new city manager
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Local Traffic Alert: M-51 Lane Reduction and Redirection Begins This Monday in Niles
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) has shared plans for the next stage of the $27 million US-12/M-51 interchange rebuild in Niles, Berrien County. Starting Monday, March 4, M-51 traffic will be redirected east, reducing the road from five lanes to three. This stage follows the completion of bridge demolition and includes pavement and curb removal, excavation, base replacement, and drainage improvements.
A Tribute to Terry McFadden: A Culinary Connection
(WNDU) - Today is the day! After welcoming him into your home for the past 30 years, Terry McFadden is putting away the TV makeup and hair spray. Over the last two weeks, we have highlighted Terry’s amazing storytelling and quick wit, but there’s still a tale to tell.
Officer Who Rescued Dog With Zip Tie Around Snout Gives Him The Forever Home He Always Deserved
After a South Bend, IN, police officer […] The post Officer Who Rescued Dog With Zip Tie Around Snout Gives Him The Forever Home He Always Deserved appeared first on InspireMore.
Cassopolis man sentenced for murders of two women
A 19-year-old Cassopolis man has been sentenced to 122-and-a-half years in prison for the murders of two women at Laurel Woods Apartments in South Bend. Prosecutors say Reece Pence, 19, shot and killed Jamie Binns, 28, and Samantha Lawson, 29, back in September. Reese was sentenced to 55 years for...
Dowagiac man gets probation for Silver Creek Township break-in
CASSOPOLIS — A Dowagiac man who broke into a number of area homes last year was sentenced to probation and completion of the Adult Treatment Court program. Matthew Ray Smith, 44, of Orchard Street in Dowagiac, pleaded guilty to breaking and entering a building with intent to commit larceny and was sentenced to three years […] The post Dowagiac man gets probation for Silver Creek Township break-in appeared first on Leader Publications.
‘A new opportunity’: Boxing gym with global reach relocates to Niles
NILES — A boxing gym owned by Golden Glove-winning boxers now calls Niles home. Clare Morris Ramirez and her husband Dayan Ramirez have relocated Boxing House International from St. Joseph to the LevelUp Athletics sports complex, 1720 Terminal Rd., Niles. The gym will start with a full schedule starting Tuesday. BHI offers a wide range […] The post ‘A new opportunity’: Boxing gym with global reach relocates to Niles appeared first on Leader Publications.
Pedestrian dead after being hit by train near South Bend
ST. JOSEPH COUNTY, Ind — One person is dead after being hit by a train early Friday morning. St. Joseph County Police say they were called around 2:15 a.m. on the western edge of South Bend, near Mayflower Road. to assist Norfolk Southern Railroad. According to police early indications...
Dowagiac Union Schools to interview superintendent candidates March 12-13
DOWAGIAC — The Dowagiac Union Schools Board of Education continues to move forward with the process of selecting a new superintendent. During a special Thursday meeting, the Board of Education voted to extend invitations to four candidates to interview for the position of Superintendent. Sixteen educators applied for the position, which is available due to […] The post Dowagiac Union Schools to interview superintendent candidates March 12-13 appeared first on Leader Publications.
Michigan Works! announces free three-week training for CDL-A
BENTON HARBOR, Mich.- Michigan Works! Berrien, Cass, Van Buren, announced they're offering a free three-week training, in partnership with Lake Michigan College and REGEN Trucking School LLC., to help individuals obtain their CDL-A, to start a career as a commercial driver. There will be eight cohorts of the CDL-A short-term...
Sheriff's Office Report: Suicide Hoax, Contractor Scam, Stolen Motorcycle, and Other Local Incidents
On March 1, 2024, a family in Arlington Township reported a potential suicide case to the Sheriff's office. After a multi-agency investigation, it was found that the information was false. The person involved was safe. A report has been sent to the prosecutor's office for review due to the misuse of resources.
2nd & Main celebrates first anniversary with new specials, wine bar preview
NILES — A popular downtown Niles business is celebrating its one year anniversary in style. 2nd & Main, a coffeehouse 127 E. Main St., opened its doors to the community March 1, 2023 and is celebrating the milestone with the launch of new specials and a sneak preview of its wine bar menu Friday and […] The post 2nd & Main celebrates first anniversary with new specials, wine bar preview appeared first on Leader Publications.
1st Source Bank opens new Niles Township banking center
NILES — An area bank holding company has a new location in Niles Charter Township. 1st Source Bank hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday to celebrate the opening of a new banking center in Niles Charter Township at 1401 South 11 St. The property was formerly home to Uncle Rod’s BBQ and Catering. “Between last night’s […] The post 1st Source Bank opens new Niles Township banking center appeared first on Leader Publications.
Terry McFadden sets sail into retirement
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (WNDU) - Our beloved friend and longtime anchor Terry McFadden signed off for the last time on Friday evening. After 40 years in the industry, Terry is retiring. We’ve been honoring him and his illustrious career over the last two weeks, and it all culminated with his final newscast on Friday at 6 p.m.
Spring 2024 Outlook: Warm weather could continue
Winter 2023-2024 finished as the warmest winter in more than 90 years in South Bend. Now, as the calendar turns to March (and meteorologists celebrate the start of spring), many are wondering if our warmer than average ways will persevere. The Climate Prediction Center has the upper Midwest, including Michiana,...
Silver Beach Pizza seeks ownership of old Amtrak Depot building
ST. JOSEPH, Mich. (WNDU) - Silver Beach Pizza has been an integral part of the St. Joseph community for years. Now, 18 years after it initially obtained the lease to the historic Amtrak Depot, the owners are seeking to make it a permanent fixture of the pizza parlor’s prestige.