Saturday Mar 8
U.S. News ranks 5 Kalamazoo-area high schools as among top 75 in Michigan
Five area high schools -- including Otsego and Paw Paw -- ranked in the top 75 high schools in the state, according to a analysis by U.S. News and World Report.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Tallying The Toll Of Winter Driving On I-94
This winter, at least on I-94 in Van Buren County, it isn't taking much for drivers to lose control.
Former WKFR host Glen Dillon hired as new adviser for WMU's WIDR, Western Herald, YBOT
Sometimes the wrong door can turn out to be the right one. That's how Glen Dillon says he got his start in radio, during his time as a student at Western Michigan University .
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Lawsuit accuses Van Buren County court officials of abusing power;...
Prosecutors, attorneys and a now-retired judge conspired to derail a business owner's lawsuit in Van Buren County, where certain members of the legal system have run the courts like a criminal enterprise, a federal lawsuit alleges.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Circular 'Fruit Belt' trail outlined as long-term plan for Van Buren County
On Tuesday Van Buren Road Commission Engineer-Manager Lawrence Hummel told county commissioners about a plan to complete a circle with the existing Kal-Haven and Van Buren trails.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Scot Granke, former Paw Paw teacher, sentenced to jail time in medical marijuana case
Scot Granke , a former Paw Paw Middle School teacher accused of violating his license to grow medical marijuana, was sentenced Monday to three weekends in jail in a plea-bargain agreement that dropped the drug charges.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Man Claims Victim Fell Down Stairs, Ends Up Facing Felony Charges
A man who recently dropped an injured person off at the hospital now faces felony charges after his story didn't agree with what the medical examiner found upon the victim's death.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Paw Paw teacher won't face criminal charges in complaint involving 17-year-old
The Van Buren County Prosecutor's Office has decided there is not enough evidence to charge a Paw Paw High School teacher under investigation for a situation involving a 17-year-old female, Paw Paw Police Chief Eric Marshall said.
Drug charges dropped against former Paw Paw teacher in medical marijuana case
Felony drug charges have been dropped against Scot Granke , a former Paw Paw Middle School teacher accused of violating his license to grow medical marijuana, according to Van Buren County Circuit Court records.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
WLFI-TV West Lafayette
40-vehicle pileup on I-94 in SW Michigan
Six people were hurt in a pileup in Van Buren County that involved about 40 vehicles - about half of which were semi trucks.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
40-Car Pileup On I-94 In Paw Paw
It's impossible to get everyone to stay off the roads when we get this much snow -- but this is why police make the request anyway.
WTKG-AM Grand Rapids
Multiple Car Crash On I-94 Injures Six, Closes Freeway
Paw Paw, MI A section of I-94 is shut down in both directions in Van Buren County due to pileup involving semi-trucks.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Felon arrested in Paw Paw for possession of handgun and marijuana
A 28-year-old Flint man was arrested early Saturday morning after police say they found him in possession of a loaded handgun and marijuana.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Theft at Dental Office Leads to Drug Fraud Investigation, Larceny Charge
A reported break-in at a dental office in Antwerp Township has led to an investigation involving drug fraud and stolen medication.
Galesburg residents arraigned in Paw Paw dental office break-in
Emily Griffin, 24, and Kyle Hughes, 23, were arraigned in Paw Paw District Court on charges of larceny in a building.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Van Buren County Sheriff Dale Gribler.
PAW PAW, Mich. - An independent prosecutor declined to bring criminal charges against Van Buren County Sheriff Dale Gribler despite serious allegations by county commissioners.
WSJM-AM Saint Joseph
2 People Arrested In Connection To Dentist Office Larceny
Two people are in jail for allegedly breaking into a dentist office in Paw Paw. An investigation by the Van Buren County Sheriff's Department revealed an employee stayed after work then invited some friends into the business.
After-hours office party leads to Rx fraud case
An employee of a West Michigan dental office and some friends are accused of stealing numerous items, as well as filling out, calling in and obtaining unauthorized prescriptions.
Van Buren Youth Fair set to remain in Hartford -- through 2073
Aaron deJong, 10, and his brother Noah, 12, wash their holstein Lola before the livestock show July 17, 2013 at the Van Buren County Fair in Hartford.