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CENTREVILLE — Staffing needs for the county coming into 2021 were the big topic of discussion at Wednesday’s Executive Committee of the St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners. County Administrator Teresa Doehring told commissioners 25 employees were eligible for early retirement incentives, with...
Photo provided by Michigan State Police - Officers executed a search warrant at a home in the 300 block of Middle Street in Three Rivers Thursday night, arresting a Three Rivers man with outstanding warrants and finding a handgun, meth, heroin and 100-plus rounds of ammunition.
THREE RIVERS — A Three Rivers man was arrested following the execution of a search warrant involving drug sales Thursday night in Three Rivers. According to Michigan State Police, the Southwest Enforcement Team, along with officers from MSP, the St. Joseph County Sheriff’s Department, the Three...
THE ONLINE BALLOTING IS NOW CLOSED. THANK YOU FOR PARTICIPATING THIS YEAR! THREE RIVERS — In this strange year we've had in 2020, we at Three Rivers Media feel it's more important than ever to salute local businesses (big and small!) for their continued contributions to our community. To do that,...
THREE RIVERS — In a narrow 5-3-1 vote Friday, the Three Rivers Downtown Development Authority Board of Directors put its support behind any potential recreational marijuana businesses in the downtown district. According to the motion passed by the board, the DDA would “notify the City Attorney we...
COMMERCIAL-NEWS | ROBERT TOMLINSON - (From left to right) Sturgis Salvation Army Corps Sergeant Major Frank Payne, Michigan State Police Trooper Beth Bourgeois and MSP Detective Sgt. Todd Petersen stand with a patrol car full of toys and non-perishable food items collected during Saturday’s “Stuff A Blue Goose” event at the Three Rivers Walmart store.
THREE RIVERS — An annual initiative by the Michigan State Police came back to the county where it all started Saturday. MSP’s “Stuff a Blue Goose” event made a stop at the Three Rivers Walmart store from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, collecting toys and non-perishable food items, placed inside their...
COMMERCIAL-NEWS | ROBERT TOMLINSON - Students from Immaculate Conception Catholic School teamed up with the Three Rivers Harding’s store Wednesday to purchase food items for the school’s food baskets to help families in need in the community. Pictured from left to right are Harding’s Store Manager Matt Bowen, IC Upper Elementary Teacher Karen Szwaja, Lincoln Burkey, Arien Coburn, Ariana Gonzalez, Benjamin Gonzalez, Desirae Stormer, Michael Stedman, Kate Schroer and Greyson Lewis.
THREE RIVERS — Upper elementary students at Immaculate Conception Catholic School got a special shopping trip Wednesday in order to help families in need in the community. A group of eight third through sixth grade students, along with their teacher, teamed up with the Three Rivers Harding’s...
Photo provided - Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Director Robert Gordon addresses the extension of the department’s epidemic order during a press conference in Lansing Monday. DHHS announced that their order, which restricts indoor gatherings and other group activities, would be extended by 12 days, until Dec. 20.
LANSING — The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Monday extended their epidemic order for the state that restricts indoor social gatherings and other group activities by 12 days, until Dec. 20. With the extension, DHHS is continuing to urge families to avoid indoor gatherings,...
Photo provided - Pictured is the preliminary site plan of the proposed Nottawa Gas location on M-60 in Park Township, detailed in the re-zoning application submitted by Nottawa Gas to Park Township officials. On Tuesday, Nottawa Gas withdrew their re-zoning request with the Park Township Planning Commission.
PARK TWP. — In a surprising move just one day before the continuation of a meeting on the subject, Nottawa Gas has withdrawn its Park Township rezoning request. The intention to withdraw was made in a letter to Park Township Zoning Administrator Doug Kuhlman Tuesday. In the letter, the propane gas...
COMMERCIAL-NEWS | ROBERT TOMLINSON - St. Joseph County Intermediate School District Superintendent Teresa Belote presents COVID-19 data to the ISD’s Board of Education as part of the re-confirmation of the district’s COVID-19 instructional delivery plan during their meeting Monday.
CENTREVILLE — The St. Joseph County Intermediate School District Board of Education re-confirmed their COVID-19 instructional delivery plan during their regular meeting Monday. The re-confirmation is a normal process for the board, and is part of requirements sent out by the Michigan Legislature as...
Photo courtesy Barb Kroggel - Outgoing Fabius Township Supervisor John Kroggel receives a commemorative plaque from outgoing Trustee Dan Wilkins during their meeting Wednesday, Nov. 11. Kroggel announced earlier this year he will retire after 11 years in his position.
FABIUS TWP. — Fabius Township board members honored outgoing township supervisor John Kroggel and outgoing trustee Dan Wilkins at their monthly meeting Wednesday, Nov. 11, Kroggel’s last meeting as supervisor and Wilkins’ last as a current trustee. Kroggel, who announced in March he would not seek...

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