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St. Joseph County residents can now take steps to control the Canada geese population
CENTREVILLE – St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners approved a resolution this week that would likely impact the number of Canada geese in the area. During their monthly board meeting Tuesday, commissioners agreed to support a plan that allows residents to destroy goose nests and eggs. Commissioner Luis Rosado...
A Culinary Journey: Discovering Sturgis' 4 Must-Visit Mexican Eateries
In this article, we're going to explore four outstanding Mexican restaurants in Sturgis. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these places? If yes, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below.
County to begin terminating architect’s contract for Centreville courts project
CENTREVILLE — TowerPinkster will soon no longer be the architect of record for an ongoing multi-million-dollar renovation project with the courts building in Centreville. In a narrow 4-3 vote at Tuesday’s St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners meeting, commissioners voted to have County Administrator Teresa Cupp begin negotiating a termination of the county’s contract with TowerPinkster for architectural services on the $7.7 million courts building renovation.
Vikings fall to Manchester in MHSAA Team Wrestling Quarterfinals
KALAMAZOO, MI (WTVB) – The Bronson Vikings’ dual meet season came to an end on Friday afternoon as they were beaten by the Manchester Flying Dutchmen 30-22 in the MHSAA Division 4 team wrestling quarterfinals at Wings Event Center. Jacob Britten’s pin at 190 pounds gave Bronson an...
White Pigeon receives funds for demolition of Tasty Nut Shop building
WHITE PIGEON — The days of the Tasty Nut Shop building standing on the corner of Kalamazoo Street and Chicago Road in White Pigeon are now numbered. On Thursday, Doug Kuhlman, the zoning administrator and code compliance officer for the Village of White Pigeon, announced in a statement that the village has been awarded a $578,556 grant from the Michigan State Land Bank Authority to be used toward the demolition of the Civil War-era building.
HS Bowling: Bronson boys and girls teams win Regional titles
BRONSON, MI (WTVB) – Bronson’s boys and girls bowling teams both finished first Friday at the MHSAA Division 4 Bowling Team Regionals hosted at Bronson Strike Zone. The Viking boys finished with a combined total from eight Baker games and two regular games of 2,719 pins, while second-place Grandville Calvin Christian had 2,624, six more than third-place Homer. The top two finishers in each region advance to next weekend’s team finals. Bronson’s girls won with a total of 2,925 pins; Martin was runner-up with 2,292.
Constantine falters in state semifinals to Dundee
KALAMAZOO, Mich. — After an impressive win Friday to advance to the state semifinals, Constantine looked to keep the good times rolling against the top seed in Division 3, Dundee. The good times didn't last, though, as the Falcons fell to the Vikings, 49-22, to see their chances at...
Regional high school bowling tournaments underway
KALAMAZOO, MI (WTVB) – Michigan High School Athletic Association regional tournaments for the Coldwater and Bronson High School boys and girls bowling teams start Friday. The Coldwater squads will be at the Division Two regional being hosted by Continental Lanes in Kalamazoo. Bronson is hosting a Division Four Regional...
Sturgis girls bowl to regional championship
KALAMAZOO - For the first time in school history, the Sturgis girls won a regional bowling championship on Friday. It came at Continental Lanes in Kalamazoo. There, the Lady Trojans took care of business and ran away with a comfortable victory for the school's first regional girls title. The boys team did not qualify for the state finals.
Bronson, February 24 High School 🏀 Game Notice
There are 2 high school 🏀 games in Bronson. The Quincy High School basketball team will have a game with Bronson High School on February 24, 2024, 13:00:00 CST. The Quincy High School basketball team will have a game with Bronson High School on February 24, 2024, 14:30:00 CST.
Former St. Joseph County assistant prosecutor disputes allegations in her dismissal
CENTREVILLE – A former assistant with the St. Joseph County Prosecutor’s Office said she was unjustly suspended and subsequently terminated following her role in a court case last month before District Court Judge Jeff Middleton. Deborah Davis said she is being accused by Prosecutor David Marvin of an ethics violation. Marvin, meanwhile, has stated the matter centers on misleading statements Davis allegedly made during the Jan. 16 proceeding. ...
Four-day string of robberies prompts warning from St. Joseph County Sheriff's Office
ST. JOSEPH COUNTY, Mich. — Drivers were reminded Tuesday to remove their keys and any valuables from their cars after multiple items and cars were stolen over the weekend. Kalamazoo:Man taken to hospital after being shot, suspect at large. These thefts happened between Friday and Monday, according to the...
Single-wide mobile home in Matteson Township damaged in Thursday afternoon fire
MATTESON TOWNSHIP, MI (WTVB) – Crews from two fire departments were on the scene for around one hour Thursday afternoon for a blaze at a home in Branch County’s Matteson Township. The Bronson Fire Department was first called out around 3:00 p.m. for the report of a residential...
Three Chiefs finish in double figures for road win at Sturgis
STURGIS — White Pigeon knew coming to play at Sturgis on Wednesday would not be easy. But the Chiefs felt up for the task and were prepared for a tough contest. In the end, balanced scoring and a key component off the bench propelled the Chiefs to the 67-59 road win over the Trojans.
Special land use permit approved for seven commercial self storage units in Bronson
BRONSON, MI (WTVB) – A special land use permit request to construct and operate seven commercial self storage units at 150 Wayne Street in Bronson was approved last week by the Bronson Planning Commission on a 5-0 vote. The Bronson City Council approved a rezoning request from developer Tyler...
Bronson wrestling team competes in state quarterfinals again today
KALAMAZOO, MI (WTVB) – The Bronson High School wrestling team will be making its third straight appearance in the Michigan High School Athletic Association Wrestling Division Four quarterfinals Friday afternoon at the Wings Event Center in Kalamazoo. The 28-8 Vikings are seeded fourth and will face fifth seeded Manchester...
Branch County Courthouse to Close Early Voting Tabulators on Election Night
The tabulators used for the 9 days of Early Voting will be totaled after 9:30pm on election night, February 27, 2024. The closing of the tabulators will take place at the Branch County Courthouse. 31 Division Street, Coldwater, MI 49036 Questions should be directed to: Terry Kubasiak, Branch County Clerk 517-279-4306Visit here for more details.
The Vicksburg Spiritualist Camp – Kalamazoo County, Michigan: 1884-1900s
Spiritualism was alive and well throughout Michigan in the late 1800s and early 1900s. Spiritualist camps sprung up in various spots in the state – one of these camps showed up in the town of Vicksburg in Kalamazoo County. The camp set up their headquarters in an area south...
Indiana Pony Positive for EHV-1
On February 21, a pony mare in LaGrange County, Indiana, was confirmed positive for EHV-1. The pony developed clinical signs on February 19, including lethargy and ataxia. She and 20 other horses on the premises are quarantined and being monitored for fever or other clinical signs. EDCC Health Watch is...
Taste Italy in Three Rivers: Four Restaurants You Can't Miss
In this article, we're exploring four outstanding Italian restaurants in Three Rivers. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear about your experiences! Please share your thoughts in the comments section below.