32 min ago
WNWN-FM Battle Creek
Van Buren County man swept up in international kid...
A Bangor man who was arrested last spring as part of an international child pornography sweep, has now been sentenced to 15-years in a Federal Prison.
7 hrs ago
Driver crashes SUV into Hartford home, blood alcohol measures twice legal limit, authorities say
Roberto Espinoza was watching American Pickers on television in the comfort of his living room shortly before 10 p.m. Wednesday when a Jeep Grand Cherokee came crashing through the living room wall.
Wed Dec 18, 2013
Almena Township supervisor resigns, cites board unrest
"I don't really know what happened other than the fact that several people can't talk to you unless you have an audience," Stiles, 70, said Wednesday.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Niquay Evans, 25, for domestic assault, resisting police, writing counterfeit checks
Wanted: In Kalamazoo County for uttering and publishing and two counts of aggravated domestic assault.
Lansing State Journal
Mattawan High School gym damaged in storm unusable for 2 months
Officials say a southwestern Michigan high school gymnasium that lost part of its roof in a windstorm is expected to be unusable for about two more months.
Kalamazoo County Road Commission considers scaling back on removal of fallen trees and limbs
If a tree falls in the right-of-way, does the Kalamazoo County Road Commission want to hear about it? Currently, if a property owner calls the road commission to request removal of a fallen tree or brush in the 33-foot road right-of-way adjacent to their property, road commission employees will remove it if time permits.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Electric-car charging stations for Van Buren County employees on hold for now
County commissioners on Tuesday, Dec. 10, elected to take no action on a request by South Haven District Court employee Laura Canaan to use the electrical plug for now used for buses at the western courthouse to charge her Chevy Volt.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Report: Plea deal reached in trial of woman charged in Van Buren County fatal crash
A 27-year-old woman on trial for a crash that killed four women in February entered a last-minute plea deal as jurors were deliberating, according to WWMT-TV Newschannel 3 .
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Trial underway for woman accused of driving under influence of...
The trial for a Watervliet woman charged with having marijuana in her system at the time of a crash that killed four women near Hartford got underway Tuesday in Van Buren County Circuit Court with jury selection, opening statements and testimony from seven witnesses, Prosecutor Michael Bedford said.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Missing Portage man found safe with friends in Van Buren County, police say
A missing Portage man who had not been seen since last Tuesday has been found safe with friends in Van Buren County, police said late Monday.
WSJM-AM Saint Joseph
Cigarettes Swiped From Citgo In Lawrence
Ten cartons of cigarettes are gone from the Citgo station on West St. Joseph Street in Lawrence.
WSJM-AM Saint Joseph
Cigarette Robbery in Lawrence
Van Buren County Deputies are investigating a smash and grab robbery at LawsonA's Citgo Gas Station in Lawrence early Saturday morning.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Police searching for suspects who broke into a Van Buren County gas...
When deputies arrived at Lawson's Citgo gas station, 113 W. St. Joseph St., at about 3 a.m. Saturday, they determined that someone had entered through the main entrance by breaking the glass door.
Mom Danielle Gendron Outraged After Being Kicked Out Of Courtroom For Breastfeeding
A new mom in Connecticut spoke out this week after an official made her leave a local courtroom for attempting to breastfeed her young son.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Two active meth labs found in Lawrence man's car
Curtis James Sylvester, 28, was arrested Thursday on an outstanding misdemeanor warrant for contempt of court and a felony charge of operating and maintaining a meth lab, the Van Buren County Sheriff's Department said in a news release.
While deputies check her medical marijuana cards, Bangor woman opts...
A 48-year-old Geneva Township woman was arrested and marijuana and pills seized after the woman attempted to flee from deputies while they were waiting for her to get "appropriately" dressed.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
WSJM-AM Saint Joseph
Van Buren County United Way Gives Grant For Safe Sleep Sets
Great Start Collaborative will be able to give Safe Sleep sets for babies to low-income parents in Van Buren County.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Paw Paw teacher facing charges in medical marijuana case has court date this month
Scot Granke, a Paw Paw teacher who is facing felony charges for allegedly violating his license to grow medical marijuana, is expected to be back in court later this month.
Free seminars on Affordable Care Act and insurance options hosted this week by Lawrence Library
The Lawrence Library in Van Buren County will host two seminars for people who have questions about the Affordable Care Act .
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Dog rescued from icy pond near South Haven
Rescue workers in Van Buren County crawled out onto ice to rescue a dog trapped in an icy pond Sunday.