Macomb County Newswire

Macomb County Newswire

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

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  1. Mich. man convicted of killing girl, 14, in attempted rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | New York Daily News

    Flanked by his attorney Azhar Sheikh, left, and sheriff's deputies, defendant James VanCallis, center, shows no emotion as the guilty verdicts are read in the April Millsap murder trial at the Macomb County Courthouse in Mount Clemens, Mich., on Monday. Family spokesperson Jessie Kanehl, left, and Karyn Risch, Treasurer of the April Millsap Memorial Garden, address the media after the verdict Monday.

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  2. Jury finds Michigan man guilty in 14-year-old girl's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Valley Morning Star

    A jury has found a man guilty of killing a 14-year-old girl along a popular suburban Detroit nature trail. The Macomb County jury convicted James VanCallis Monday of first-degree murder, kidnapping and assault with intent to rape in the death of ...

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  3. Skubick: Poll shows how Democrats line up for 2018 governora s raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    ... leader Gretchen Whitmer at 16 percent. Flint Congressman Dan Kildee receives 12 percent of the vote while Macomb County executive Mark Hackel finishes fourth with 9 percent. Breaking it down on media markets, Ms. Whitmer has a commanding 51 percent ...

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  4. VanCallis guilty of murder in Armada teen's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Times Herald

    ... April Millsap in the Summer of 2014. During closing arguments, William Cataldo, assistant prosecutor for Macomb County, points out to the jury the motorcycle that James VanCallis was on when he left the Marathon gas station. During closing ...

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  5. Man found guilty in murder of April MillsapRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WXYZ

    ... case, they say all evidence points to one man: James VanCallis. On the day of closing arguments, Macomb County Assistant Prosecutor Bill Cataldo told jurors why he believes they should find VanCallis guilty. It was back on July 24, 2014 when ...

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  6. James VanCallis Jr. guilty of first-degree murder in April Millsap killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | MLive.com

    ... her death, April sent an ominous text to her boyfriend. "I think I almost got kidnapped," it said. Assistant Macomb County Prosecutor William L. Cataldo said in closing statements , "an absence of evidence isn't evidence of absence." "Yes, there is ...

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  7. Jury Returns Verdict in Murder of Teen on Macomb TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Patch.com

    James VanCallis, 34, of Goodells, was convicted Monday of first-degree murder and other charges in the July 2014 death of April Millsap, 14, of, Armada, who was bludgeoned and strangled as she walked her dog along a Macomb County Trail, WJBK-TV reports. The jury, which got the case Friday, returned the jury Monday.

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  8. De La Salle boys swim team wins fourth straight Macomb County titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | C & G Newspapers

    Fat Tuesday is Feb. 9 this year, and in metro Detroit, that means one thing: paczki.According to the City of Hamtramck's website, "Fat Tuesday was an opportunity for Polish Catholics to eat all the sugar, eggs

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  9. $32.6M Selfridge jet fuel storage, delivery system plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | White Lake Beacon

    ... ystem is expected to take about two years. The new system will replace an existing storage area at the base in Macomb County's Harrison Township that was constructed in 1958.

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  10. Deliberations continue in Millsap murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WXYZ

    ... case, they say all evidence points to one man: James VanCallis. On the day of closing arguments, Macomb County Assistant Prosecutor Bill Cataldo told jurors why he believes they should find VanCallis guilty. It was back on July 24, 2014 when ...

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  11. Part of Macomb County jail's trustee program stoppedRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 24 | Northern Michigan News

    The Macomb County sheriff's department has eliminated a program for inmates who went out to locations unsupervised by sheriff's personnel. The Detroit Free Press reports the move came after a county jail sweep turned up contraband, such as pills, homemade weapons and a cellphone.

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  12. It's a go for Farmington Hills bus voteRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... most of Wayne counties (excluding Detroit) for the August election to continue to opt into the service. Unlike Macomb County, where the entire county is considered an opt-in, communities in Wayne and Oakland must vote every four years to continue ...

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  13. Felony Charges Dropped Against Nurse In Morphine TheftRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | CBS Local

    MOUNT CLEMENS - Felony charges related to what authorities said was the theft of morphine from a Macomb County medical facility have been dropped against a 53-year-old woman who worked there as a nurse. A judge determined Wednesday that evidence by prosecutors was too weak to send Karen Spearman to trial, according to the Macomb Daily .

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  14. Warner Norcross to Host Data Solutions Symposium in Grand RapidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... with 230 attorneys practicing in eight offices throughout Michigan: Grand Rapids, Holland, Kalamazoo, Lansing, Macomb County, Midland, Muskegon and Southfield. To learn more, follow us on Twitter @WNJLLP or connect on LinkedIn.

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  15. Memories of raising Michigan's speed limit to 70, as legislature gets ready to raise it to 75-80Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Daily Grit

    This picture was taken the day Gov. John Engler signed the bill raising Michigan's speed limit to 70. I worked for the bill''s sponsor Sen. Doug Carl of Macomb County. I don't remember the date, but I had hair .

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  16. Closure sought as trial winds down for man accused of beating, killing 14-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | MLive.com

    ... ended Friday in the three-week murder trial for VanCallis, who's been jailed since July 2014. Assistant Macomb County Prosecutor William L. Cataldo said in closing statements, "an absence of evidence isn't evidence of absence." "Yes, there is no ...

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  17. Prosecution in April Millsap case: There's enough to convict, despite lacking physical evidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | MLive.com

    ... murder trial for VanCallis, who's been jailed since July 2014, were expected to concluded Friday. Assistant Macomb County Prosecutor William L. Cataldo said in closing statements, "an absence of evidence isn't evidence of absence." "Yes, there is no ...

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  18. Large number of overdoses in Macomb Co. reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WXYZ

    Macomb County Sheriff's deputies have saved nine people who have overdosed in the past two weeks, according to Sheriff Anthony Wickersham. According to Wickersham, the office has been investigating a large number of drug overdoses.

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  19. Livingston County Cyber Security Training Helps Keep Information SafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WHMI-FM Howell

    ... cyber security training, but the discussion was more about recruiting IT personnel. Stone directed Malewicz to Macomb County for information, but Malewicz says Livingston County is already farther ahead than most other counties, including Macomb. ...

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  20. LIVE: Murder trial continues in Millsap caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | WXYZ

    ... his cell phone to police, when investigators approached him after the crime. He said while State Police, the Macomb County Sheriff's Department, and the FBI were investigating the murder of the young teen, his brother made an odd request. According ...

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