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COMMERCIAL-NEWS | ROBERT TOMLINSON - A view of the entrance to Camp Eberhart just outside of Three Rivers. Day Camps at the campground are set to begin starting June 29.
THREE RIVERS — Local youth will soon be able to experience the joys of camp. Camp Eberhart announced recently they will be opening up its day camp program starting June 29, following Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s executive order allowing such camps to re-open in the state. The move made many...
COMMERCIAL-NEWS | ROBERT TOMLINSON - A look at Three Rivers City Hall. Three Rivers City Commissioners approved the 2020-21 budget and an updated user fee ordinance Tuesday.
THREE RIVERS — The Three Rivers City Commission approved its 2020-21 budget and a user fee ordinance update during a public hearing at their meeting Tuesday via teleconference. The budget, in total, calls for $20,755,003 in revenues and $22,246,270 in expenses, for a total expenditures over revenue...
CENTREVILLE — The bridge on Nottawa Road just south of M-86 could potentially be getting a fix in the next couple of years. St. Joseph County Road Commission Engineer Garrett Myland told board members at Wednesday’s road commission work session that the bridge is one of 19 across the state under...
CENTREVILLE — St. Joseph County’s Emergency Operations Center is continuing scaling back operations in its response to the COVID-19 pandemic. County Emergency Manager Erin Goff told county commissioners during Tuesday’s meeting that the center has continued to scale back operations while still...
THREE RIVERS — The St. Joseph County Commission on Aging’s enrichment centers are slated to re-open July 1 as part of a re-opening plan approved by the COA advisory board Wednesday. COA Executive Director Tim Stoll told board members the centers would impose some restrictions once they begin to re-...
UPDATED 8:50 P.M. June 18, 2020 THREE RIVERS — A woman was killed in a hit-and-run incident Thursday in the parking lot of Meijer, located on U.S. 131 in Three Rivers. According to the Three Rivers Police Department, the incident occurred around 1:05 p.m. Upon arrival, paramedics attempted life-...
CONSTANTINE — According to a press release from Village Manager Mark Honeysett Wednesday, the Constantine Village Council has authorized a fireworks display for the 4th of July. In his release, Honeysett said the fireworks display will still take place at dark at Fibre Converters Park on Meadow...
COMMERCIAL-NEWS | ROBERT TOMLINSON - Kelsey Block Brewing Company in Three Rivers was one of many local restaurants to re-open last week to dine-in service with limited capacity. Owner Jerry Barkley said moving forward, reduced capacity, required for the time being due to state requirements around COVID-19, will be an issue in terms of still being profitable.
THREE RIVERS — Kathleen Hawkins said it has been a “really weird” past three months without seeing anybody inside her restaurant. “It just seemed really odd,” Hawkins, the manager of Oasis Family Restaurant in Three Rivers, said. “We've had some of our regular customers continue to support us, but...
COMMERCIAL-NEWS | ROBERT TOMLINSON - Tasty Nut Shop owner Marjorie Hamminga (right) and employee Mason Orville (left) celebrated the 100th anniversary of the small White Pigeon corner store during an open house style celebration Saturday.
WHITE PIGEON — A staple of the White Pigeon community, a business that boasts the “largest assortment of toasted nuts in the United States,” marked a significant milestone with the help of friends and customers Saturday. The Tasty Nut Shop, located on the corner of Chicago Road and Kalamazoo Street...
FABIUS TWP. — Residents of the Walnut Ridge special assessment district attended Wednesday, June 10’s Fabius Township meeting to discuss their thoughts on road maintenance in the district. According to public notices from the township found by a resident present at the meeting, the district, which...

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