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Disciplinary hearing set for South Bend cop in fatal crash

SOUTH BEND — The South Bend Board of Public Safety has set a date for the disciplinary hearing for Justin Gorny, the police officer who hit and killed 22-year-old Erica Flores.The board will meet for two days beginning Nov. 5 for the hearing, where they will review the evidence and let Gorny plead h

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One person shot, one in custody after shooting at South Bend business

One person was shot Tuesday morning at Ellis Auto Sales, 2524 S. Michigan St., South Bend. Tribune Photo/ROBERT FRANKLIN


Whirlpool hires former Ford designer

J Mays, who retired as Ford Motor Co.’s chief designer in 2013, has been appointed vice president and chief design officer of Whirlpool Corp.


2 Berrien County people die Saturday

Sheriff’s deputies were assisted on the scene by the Berrien Springs/Oronoko Township Police Department, the Michigan State Police, SMCAS Ambulance and the Eau Claire Fire Department.


Twitter reacts: Five-star commits to Michigan over Alabama

On Tuesday night, Michigan scored a huge, huge verbal commitment when 2019 five-star safetyDaxton Hillpledged to the Wolverines over Alabama, Ohio State and Clemson among others.


Woman dies after car collides with police SUV in SW Michigan

BAINBRIDGE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities have identified a woman who was killed when her car collided with a police SUV in southwestern Michigan.The Berrien County Sheriff's Office on Monday identified the woman as 69-year-old Sherry Lynn Temple of Stevensville.The crash Sunday afternoon on M-1


Kzoo liquor store shooting suspect charged with murder

Police say an argument led to the early Saturday morning shooting at J & B Discount Liquor, located at 110 W. Stockbridge Avenue. The suspect left the scene after the shooting and Lucas died at the scene, despite attempts to revive him.


5-Star Safety Prospect Daxton Hill Commits to Michigan over Alabama, More

Before committing to Michigan, he was recruited by the likes of Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State, Oklahoma and Oklahoma State.247Sportslists him as a 5-star player, Oklahoma's top prospect and the best recruit at his position.


Victims ID'd in Sunday fatal crash

ST. JOSEPH — Authorities have identified the woman who died in a crash involving a police vehicle Sunday as Sherry Lynn Temple, 69, of Stevensville.


Benton Harbor accepting applications for marijuana businesses

This includes businesses like grow facilities, processors and provisioning centers,according to our reporting partners at WSJM.


New hospital for South Haven

The sprawling building that is home to Bronson South Haven Hospital is expected to become a thing of the past, as Bronson plans to build a new two-story structure at the east side of the hospital’s campus, near Blue Star Highway. After the new hospital is built, the current one will be torn down to


Recreational marijuana could be legal soon in Michigan. Most local officials oppose it.

Burlington Township doesn't allow medical marijuana facilities in its borders, and, if Michigan voters decide in November to legalize recreational marijuana, it doesn't plan to allow those businesses either.


One Year Later, Michigan Man Ordered to Sell 20 Cars a Month Is Out 160 Cars but Remains Upbeat

One year ago today,we introduced Ron Dauzet, a Michigan man who was being forced by his local township to sell 20 cars per month because the 218-vehicle collection on his property ran in violation of a local blight ordinance. On Sunday, I caught up with Ron and took photos of his property, which now


Family grieves for South Bend woman hit and killed while walking to work

"She had love for everyone, and she was an amazing person to be around,” said Peeper Lottie, Butler’s nephew.


Actors from the London Stage's bring Hamlet to Notre Dame // The Observer

Silence floods Washington Hall as the group, Actors From the London Stage, prepares to perform its rendition of Shakespeare’s “Hamlet.” The five actors and actresses introduce themselves and identify their roles in the production, telltale props and costumes strewn across the stage. Upon completion


Officials identify woman killed in M-140 crash involving a Pokagon Tribal squad car

There were two officers in the squad car. The Berrien County Sheriff's Office says Gustavo Pop-Monroy, 45, who was driving the car, was treated and released from the hospital Sunday night. Earl Holbrook, 35, is in the hospital in stable condition. He will undergo surgery Monday.


Woman hit & killed by car in South Bend

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (WNDU) -A woman died at a hospital Monday morning after being hit by a car in South Bend.The accident happened at around 7 a.m. on North Eddy Street near East LaSalle Avenue. The St. Joseph County Fatal Alcohol Crash Team has been called to the scene.This is a developing story. Stay


Help wanted: With vacancies to fill, some companies giving felons a chance

Now, “He’s my biggest success story,” says Carolyn Moscardelli, general manager of Bluewater Thermal Solutions in Benton Harbor.


Hassel declared guilty on all counts

ST. JOSEPH — A Berrien County jury found Willie Hassel guilty on all counts Friday in the April 7, 2017, shooting death of John Conyers outside the Salvation Army shelter in Benton Harbor.


One fatality in M-140 accident

John Martin, who lives near the accident scene, said he was just leaving his house, traveling south on M-140, when he saw the accident in his rearview mirror and stopped to see what had happened.