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THREE RIVERS — Some areas of downtown Three Rivers could become a social district in the near future. The Three Rivers Downtown Development Authority Board voted to send a measure to the city commission for their approval to establish a social district in the downtown area. The social zone, which...
COMMERCIAL-NEWS | ROBERT TOMLINSON Pictured is the historic Carnegie building, part of the Carnegie Center for the Arts in Three Rivers. The Three Rivers City Commission approved the sale of the building to the Carnegie Center for the Arts for $54,000 Monday, with Mayor Tom Lowry dissenting. Lowry also called for the resignation of CCA leadership over the negotiations between the CCA and the Three Rivers Woman's Club.
THREE RIVERS — After a saga that has lasted months, the sale of the historic Carnegie building to the Carnegie Center for the Arts (CCA) was approved at Monday’s Three Rivers City Commission meeting. The building, which used to house the former Carnegie Library and currently houses part of the...
CENTREVILLE — With four weeks left to go in the fall semester, Glen Oaks Community College President Dr. David Devier said in a statement that many of its campus-based classes will be moving online in an effort to adjust the college’s response plan and control the COVID-19 pandemic on campus. The...
COMMERCIAL-NEWS | ROBERT TOMLINSON - Pictured is the Carnegie Center for the Arts in Three Rivers in July. The Three Rivers Woman's Club will be seeking an exit from the Carnegie after a new lease agreement with the CCA fell through last week, according to City Manager Joe Bippus.
THREE RIVERS — After helping to save the former Carnegie Library building 40 years ago and turn it into the Carnegie Center for the Arts, the Three Rivers Woman’s Club now could be making an exit from the building they have leased for decades. In his comments to the Three Rivers City Commission...
COMMERCIAL-NEWS | ROBERT TOMLINSON - Three Rivers Health is expected to partner with northern Indiana-based Beacon Health System in 2021.
THREE RIVERS — Three Rivers Health is one step closer to partnering with a health system from northern Indiana. On Tuesday, Three Rivers Health announced they had signed a letter of intent with Granger, Ind.-based Beacon Health System to have TRH join Beacon in the spring of 2021, pending final...
COMMERCIAL-NEWS | ROBERT TOMLINSON - A line forms out the door of the Nottawa Township Hall in Centreville at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. According to the St. Joseph County website, Nottawa Township reported 78 percent turnout on Election Day.
MENDON — Second District St. Joseph County commissioner Kathy Pangle won another term to the St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners with a landslide victory on Election Day. Pangle defeated Democrat Kathy Greaves with 4,204 votes (71.8 percent), while Greaves garnered 1,636 votes (27.9 percent)....
COMMERCIAL-NEWS | ROBERT TOMLINSON - Michigan 59th District Representative-Elect Steve Carra stands next to a whiteboard of early results during a watch party for his campaign in Three Rivers Tuesday night. Carra won election to the seat on Tuesday, beating out Democrat Amy East and write-in candidate Jack Coleman.
THREE RIVERS — The 59th District will remain in Republican hands for the next two years. Republican Steve Carra, a newcomer to the 59th District, easily won election to the Michigan House of Representatives by 28 points, beating out Democrat challenger Amy East and write-in candidate Jack Coleman....
Photo provided - Republican Jared Hoffmaster, a local banker in Three Rivers, won the First District seat on the St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners on Election Day by over 25 percent over Democrat Andrew George.
THREE RIVERS — In one of the two contested races for the St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners, the First District seat went to Republican Jared Hoffmaster. Hoffmaster, the current Assistant Vice President and Investment Officer at Century Bank and Trust in Three Rivers, won the seat with 59.7...
COMMERCIAL-NEWS | ROBERT TOMLINSON - Pictured is the absentee ballot box and application station at Three Rivers City Hall. Election Day for St. Joseph County residents in the 2020 General Election is Tuesday, Nov. 3.
ST. JOSEPH COUNTY — After months of campaigning, the time has finally come. Tuesday, Nov. 3 is the general election for local, state and national races in Michigan and around the United States. To help our readers and the community at large be as informed as possible before going to the polls, the...
COMMERCIAL-NEWS | ROBERT TOMLINSON - Barb Ruggles (left) and her daughter (right) stand next to some of the items for sale at Ruggles’ annual garage sale Saturday, Sept. 26. The garage sale was Ruggles’ last sale, ending a tradition that has lasted 48 years.
THREE RIVERS — Not a lot of people can say they have done something for 48 years straight. Especially when it comes to garage sales. Some people do garage sales only when they have too much stuff and need to sell something, and some do it on a whim. Some do garage sales only a couple of times in...

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