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STURGIS — The Branch-Hillsdale-St. Joseph Community Health Agency (BHSJ) is notifying those who may have visited a Sturgis health and wellness center since June 15 to self-quarantine due to potential exposure to COVID-19. According to a release Wednesday, four staff members at the Center for Health...
COMMERCIAL-NEWS | ROBERT TOMLINSON - Nearly 40 people helped paint the first part of a Black Lives Matter mural on the eastbound lane of East Broadway Road in front of Elbert Foster Park Sunday. The yellow lettering, approved by the city, is the first part of what is expected to be a three-part project to build awareness and solidarity to the Black Lives Matter movement in Three Rivers.
THREE RIVERS — In the wake of the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and Ahmaud Arbery and the numerous protests and rallies that began because of them, some communities and citizens have taken unique action to show their support for the Black Lives Matter movement. Places like Washington, D.C...
COMMERCIAL-NEWS | ROBERT TOMLINSON - A group of employees, family members and Three Rivers Area Chamber of Commerce ambassadors get ready to cut the ribbon Monday on the new Culver’s restaurant, located at 610 U.S. 131 in Three Rivers. Doing the honors of cutting the ribbon was Aaron Archuleta (center), the owner of the restaurant.
THREE RIVERS — Three Rivers has “welcomed delicious” to town. Culver’s, a fast casual food restaurant, officially opened its doors to the public with a ribbon cutting ceremony just before 10 a.m. Monday. The restaurant, known primarily for their ButterBurgers and frozen custard, is the latest...
COMMERCIAL-NEWS | ROBERT TOMLINSON - A group gathers to watch a livestream of a Kalamazoo Juneteenth celebration at The Huss Project in Three Rivers Friday. The event was held to commemorate the day slaves in Texas received news of the Emancipation Proclamation, the last group of slaves in the United States to hear they were free.
THREE RIVERS — Juneteenth is a special day for the Black community. Celebrated on June 19 every year, it marks the day in 1865 when slaves in Texas, the last group of slaves in the United States, received notification of the Emancipation Proclamation, two and a half years after it was put in place...
COLDWATER — The Branch-Hillsdale-St. Joseph Community Health Agency (BHSJ) expressed its concern over recent COVID-19 case numbers in St. Joseph County, and is asking the community to do their part to stop the spread of the virus. Rebecca Burns, Health Officer at BHSJ, said in a statement Monday...
LANSING — St. Joseph County Prosecutor John McDonough has been charged by the Michigan Attorney General's Office with drunk driving and having open intoxicants in a motor vehicle, Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel announced in a press release Tuesday. According to the release, McDonough...
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...

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