Barry County Newswire

Barry County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Barry County, MI.

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  1. Ex-nurse diluted Valium intended for child patients: indictmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | MLive.com

    ... who worked for a Wyoming company, was a home-health nurse caring for two children in Allegan and another in Barry County, records showed. "Kristie Ann Mollohan, with reckless disregard for the risk that another person would be placed in danger of ...

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  2. Suspects charged in slingshot incidents / 4-19-18Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | The Hastings Banner

    Arrests have been made in multiple cases of malicious destruction of property, like this one where a vehicle window was broken, in northern Barry County and southern Ionia County. Two Saranac men have been arrested, and charges are begin sought on a juvenile.

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  3. Deputies searching for missing endangered Barry County manRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | MLive.com

    Barry County Sheriff's deputies said the man has a mental condition and has been off his medication for about a year.

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  4. Deputies searching for missing Barry Co. manRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | WOODTV.com

    Chad Pell, 46, was last seen leaving his house in Dowling around 10 a.m. Sunday, April 8. He has a mental condition, and has been off his medication for about a year, according to a Barry County Sheriff's Office news release. He was last seen driving a black Dodge Ram 1500 crew cab with Michigan license plate 3LMM93.

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  5. Missing endangered man in Barry Co. Wednesday, April 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    Authorities say Chad Pell was last seen in a 2015 Dodge Ram. DOWLING, MI -- The Barry County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help finding a missing man who may be in danger.

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  6. Police ask for help locating missing Barry Co. man seen last weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Chad Pell, 46, was last seen at his home in Dowling on April 8 around 10 a.m. and according to police he could be trying to make his way to California. Anyone with information should call the Barry County Sheriff's Department at 269-948-4801 or Central Dispatch at 269-948-4800.

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  7. Police & Fire: Assault reported in Denny'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | Battle Creek Enquirer

    ... C. Edwards, Jr., 39, and his fiance, Kiley Wiegand, 19, died after their motorcycle crashed into a deer in Barry County. BATHROOM ASSAULT: A Coldwater man told Battle Creek police he was assaulted by six people Sunday but didn't want to pursue it. ...

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  8. It's going to be a miserable weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 14 | WHTC

    April showers may bring May flowers, but it's getting to be one heck of a sacrifice this year as the newly nick-named "Sprinter" season makes an ugly return, bringing with it a wide assortment of persistent and in some cases dangerous precipitation.Right now the forecasters say that the threat of ice storms will mostly be to the north of Allegan and Barry counties but weather models says everyone may see high winds and possible sleet and ice storms later today that could take out the power. A Winter weather advisory runs from 5pm Saturday to noon Sunday for the I-94 corridor, because of the possibility of sleet and freezing rain on roadways.

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  9. Two men arrested after shooting in Battle CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | Battle Creek Enquirer

    ... C. Edwards, Jr., 39, and his fiance, Kiley Wiegand, 19, died after their motorcycle crashed into a deer in Barry County. SHOOTING: Two Battle Creek men, ages 30 and 32, were arrested on charges of carrying concealed weapons, possession of a stolen ...

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  10. Gun Lake residents speak against proposed marina expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... Association. "The Township has said that, the planning commission has said that, the commissioners of Barry County have said that. Our zoning regulator has said that he is entitled to the boats that have been there historically." Lucas Spoor, owner ...

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  11. Suspect Shot by Trooper Faces Charges Friday, April 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 6 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    HASTINGS -- The Middleville man who was shot by a State Trooper in a parking lot near Hastings on Monday has been discharged from Borgess Medical Center and transported back to Barry County to face a judge. 36-year-old Ryan Miller was arraigned on the charges that brought the trooper to the parking lot of the Thornapple Valley Church off of M-43.

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  12. Suspect with airsoft pistol shot by trooper / 4-5-48Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | The Hastings Banner

    ... and was taken to Borgess Hospital in Kalamazoo for treatment. Once released, the man will be lodged at the Barry County Jail on four felony warrants. The shooting occurred at about 6:30 p.m. when troopers reportedly received information that the ...

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  13. Police investigating two separate incidents in Barry CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 3 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Police say a trooper shot at a suspect on M-43 after the man displayed what was believed to be a pistol while trying to get away from a church parking lot. The trooper had used his vehicle to block the 36-year-old man from driving off, but he refused.

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  14. Bedford Township home destroyed in fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 3 | Battle Creek Enquirer

    ... from Emmett and Pennfield townships along with Ross Augusta in Kalamazoo County and Johnstown Township in Barry County assisted. The house at 4130 Halbert Road was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived Tuesday, April 3, 2018. The home was ...

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  15. Police shoot, wound man wielding airsoft gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 3 | MLive.com

    A 36-year-old man was shot by a Michigan State Police trooper when police said he brandished what appeared to be a handgun on officers attempting to arrest him. The incident occurred Monday, March 2, in a church parking lot in Hastings of Barry County, according to a report by the Associated Press.

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  16. Suspect shot in officer-involved shooting near HastingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 2 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Michigan State Police say a suspect was shot in an officer-involved shooting outside a Barry County church Monday evening. Police say they received information that the male suspect was wanted on 4-felony warrants and was in the back parking lot of the church.

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  17. Police & Fire: Woman charged with assault with carRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 30 | Battle Creek Enquirer

    ... C. Edwards, Jr., 39, and his fiance, Kiley Wiegand, 19, died after their motorcycle crashed into a deer in Barry County. FELONIOUS ASSAULT: A 27-year-old Battle Creek woman was arrested on a charge of felonious assault with a motor vehicle after ...

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  18. Barry State Game Area introduces new Turkey Tract kioskRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 29 | State of Michigan

    On Friday, April 13, the National Wild Turkey Federation and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources will introduce the third Turkey Tract in southern Michigan at the Barry State Game Area in Barry County. The event will be held at 1:30 p.m. at the new Turkey Tract location, off M-179 just west of Yankee Springs Road, at 8386 M-179 in Middleville.

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  19. 2 arrested in SW Michigan drug bustsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 30 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The first happened in Hastings, with deputies from the Barry County Sheriff's Department and the Hastings Police Department, who were looking for a person who had a warrant for his arrest. Undercover detectives found the 35-year-old Barry County man and arrested him as he was trying to get in his vehicle.

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  20. Drain commission seals deal with county for new equipment / 3-29-18Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 29 | The Hastings Banner

    Doug VanderLaan Contributing Writer Drivers, start your 2014 Case loaders. With the approval of county commissioners at a Monday meeting, re-scheduled to allow commissioners to attend the 2018 Legislative Conference March 26-28 in Lansing, employees of the Barry County Drain Commission will be at the starting line of future drain projects with a new 2014 TR270 Case tracked loader.

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