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Friday, February 05, 2016

The Dowagiac
Daily News

217 North 4th Street
Niles, MI 49120

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James Heddon's family, who also made the first fishing lures, founded the Dowagiac Daily News on Feb. 6, 1897. There is a Heddon museum owned by Mayor Don Lyons, as well as a museum at SMC. A Web site,, was introduced Jan. 1, 2000. The Dowagiac Daily News is the only daily newspaper in rural Cass County, which leads Michigan in pork production.

To publish the best community newspaper this community will support

Approximately 1,500 daily, Monday through Friday afternoon

Internet presence

Community involvement
Our newspaper and its employees are active in a number of area organizations, including the Dowagiac Area Chamber of Commerce, Dowagiac Rotary Club; Cass County Relay for Life.


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