Clinton County Newswire

Clinton County Newswire

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

Results 1 - 20 of 129 in Clinton County, MI

  1. Bath Twp. Police go viral with social media witRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    A police department in Clinton County is making a big splash on Facebook, using comedy on social media to better connect with the people they serve. Instead of posting stereotypical press releases and crime updates on social media, officers at the Bath Township Police Department are using comedy as a way to build better police/community relations.

    Comment?

  2. Authorities: Inmate who died suspected of killing parentsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 14 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Authorities say an inmate who died after being found unresponsive in his Clinton County Jail cell had been charged with killing his parents. The Clinton County Sheriff's Office said in a news release Monday that an officer found 18-year-old Gavin Glasz early Sunday morning.

    Comment?

  3. Clinton County Courthouse reopening FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 9 | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    The Clinton County Courthouse will be closed for a couple of weeks due to a structural problem in the basement. County maintenance crews found a collapsed support beam in the basement of the courthouse during a routine check of the grounds and immediately evacuated.

    Comment?

  4. Look up 2016 adoption and euthanasia data for Michigan animal sheltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 | MLive.com

    ... by name of the shelter. (Note: The Capital Area Humane Society, which has a Lansing address, is actually in Clinton County.) Click on "details" for more information for an entry. For more information on a specific shelter, click here to read its ...

    Comment?

  5. Clinton Co. 4-H and Youth Fair is openRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 4 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    Moving now to St. Johns where the Clinton County 4-H and Youth Fair is well underway and kicked off this afternoon with a horse show. The majority of the week-long events are free, however some require a ticket, including the truck and tractor pull on Monday.

    Comment?

  6. Clinton County Courthouse closed todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Clinton County officials are closing the Clinton County Courthouse for the remainder of the day Thursday due to a structural matter. County maintenance crews this morning found a collapsed support beam in the basement of the Courthouse.

    Comment?

  7. Family burned out of Bath Township homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    A family of five in Clinton County's Bath Township has been left without a home after flames destroyed it and their garage. The fire started around 5:30 yesterday afternoon on Coleman Road near Marsh and battling it took five area fire departments.

    Comment?

  8. EF-0 tornado touches down in Iowa Wednesday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    It happened in Clinton County, south of Dewitt. The National Weather Service says is lasted 1.25 miles and was about 25 yards long.

    Comment?

  9. EF-0 Tornado Near DeWitt Wednesday EveningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    After receiving video evidence and a survey conducted by the National Weather Service it has been determined an EF0 tornado touched down 2 miles SSW of DeWitt in Clinton County. It was determined that winds of 65mph were responsible for damaging a few trees and swing set.

    Comment?

  10. What's her secret?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | Sequoyah County Times

    ... from both. Janis Harbison has been a consistent winner for years in the container garden contest at the Clinton County Fair, but this year she outdid herself. She won first place in three of five categories as well as "best of show." What is ...

    Comment?

  11. Twin brothersa bond goes beyond the badgeRead the original story

    Friday Jul 21 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    ... It wasn't too long after the incident that Ethan's identical brother Collin Rennaker, a deputy for the Clinton County Sheriff's Office heard about what happened. "He obviously was in severe pain I could hear it in his voice. When I knew something ...

    Comment?

  12. Iowa Senate Sexual Harassment Trial UnderwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | KSCJ-AM Sioux City

    A male co-worker testified Wednesday to support Anderson's claims that she was sexually harassed while working for Republicans in the state senate and that they witnessed an "unprofessional atmosphere" where "sexually inappropriate" talk was common. W-H-O Television reported that Russ Trimble testified he was on the senate floor a few years ago when then-Senator Shawn Hamerlinck, a Republican from De Witt, who currently serves as chairman of the Clinton County Board of Supervisors, allegedly made inappropriate comments and gestures to a woman about her breasts.

    Comment?

  13. Cougar Spotted Near LansingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    A cougar has been spotted near Lansing. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources confirmed the sighting last Tuesday in Clinton County's Bath Township.

    Comment?

  14. DNR Reports First Cougar in Lower PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | California Game and Fish

    On June 21, a Haslett resident took a photograph of a cougar from his vehicle in Bath Township near the DNR's Rose Lake State Wildlife Area. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has confirmed the presence of a cougar - also referred to as a mountain lion - in Bath Township, Clinton County.

    Comment?

  15. DNR confirms cougar sighting in Clinton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    The Michigan Department of Natural Resources confirmed the presence of a cougar, also referred to as a mountain lion, in Bath Township, Clinton County. This is the first time the presence of a cougar has been verified by the DNR in Michigan's Lower Peninsula.

    Comment?

  16. Mi DNR: 1st confirmed cougar sighting in Lower PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | WOODTV.com

    The Michigan Department of Natural Resources for the first time has confirmed the presence of a cougar in the state's Lower Peninsula. The cougar was spotted on June 21 in Clinton County's Bath Township, which is located northeast of Lansing, according to a DNR release.

    Comment?

  17. DNR: Yes, thata s a mountain lion in Bath TownshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    Here's something you don't hear every day: a mountain lion has been confirmed in Bath Township in Clinton County. This would be the first time a cougar, another name for mountain lion, has been sighted in the Lower Peninsula and confirmed by the Department of Natural Resources.

    Comment?

  18. Teacher donates $4.7 million to community organizations after her deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | KCRG

    A DeWitt native's generosity will pump more than $4.7 million into academic and service organizations in Iowa and Minnesota. As Iowa corn rises on this century-old Clinton County farm, there are gifts from the girl who grew up here.

    Comment?

  19. Death of elementary principal, son shock small Michigan townRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | MLive.com

    Coworkers and friends of a Clinton County elementary school principal were shocked when they heard the community leader and his adult son were found dead this week in a vehicle . Pewamo-Westphalia Community School officials were notified of the death of Pewamo Elementary School principal , 52-year-old George Heckman and his son Grant, 28, at about 7:45 p.m. Monday, June 19. They were found in a van on a dirt two-track road near Carson City.

    Comment?

  20. Police: Bodies of Michigan man, adult son found in vanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | WJRT

    Police say the bodies of a 52-year-old man and his adult son have been found in a van along a dirt road in mid-Michigan. State police say the bodies were found Monday night in Montcalm County's Bushnell Township amid a missing person's investigation that was being conducted by the Clinton County sheriff's department.

    Comment?