Van Buren County Newswire (Page 10)

Van Buren County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Van Buren County, MI. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 3,852 in Van Buren County, MI

  1. Chain reaction collisions close down WB I-94Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2018 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    A series of chain reaction crashes that began near Lawrence in Van Buren County littered Westbound I-94 all the way back to the 9th Street exit in Kalamazoo County Sunday.

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  2. Man arrested after firing gunshots; stolen gun, drugs foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2018 | WOODTV.com

    ... of Princeton Avenue. In their search of the home police found two handguns, one which was stolen out of Van Buren County, along with several bags of crystal meth and marijuana. The 54-year-old man who lived in the home was arrested on several felony ...

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  3. Dozens involved in New Year's Eve pileup on I-94Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2017 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Our CBS affiliates at WWMT in Kalamazoo report the pileup began about 12:30 p.m. on Dec. 31, 2017 at the Lawrence exit on westbound I-94 in Van Buren County.

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  4. Drone video shows I-94 pileup near Paw PawRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2017 | MLive.com

    A drone video shows more than 30 vehicles and semi trucks in the median along a snowy stretch of Interstate 94 between Mattawan and Paw Paw on New Year's Eve. Multiple pileups closed the westbound lanes of the highway in Van Buren County for several hours Sunday, Dec. 31, as first responders dealt with crash after crash.

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  5. WB I-94 ReopensRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2017 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    Westbound I-94 is back open in Van Buren County between Decatur and Paw Paw. The highway had been shut down for a few hours Sunday afternoon due to a massive pileup involving as many as 50 vehicles.

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  6. Massive Pileup Closes WB I-94 In Van Buren CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2017 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    Westbound I-94 is closed in Van Buren County between exit 56 and exit 60 . Police have shut down the highway due to a massive pileup involving as many as 50 vehicles this afternoon.

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  7. I-94 shut down from Lawrence to Paw PawRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Van Buren County Central Dispatch told FOX 17 that I-94 was closed to traffic in both directions Sunday afternoon from the Paw Paw exit west to the Lawrence exit to due to multiple weather-related accidents.

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  8. Police Offer Safety Tips For Going On IceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2017 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    Police are reminding southwest Michigan residents how to be safe on ice this winter. Van Buren County Sheriff Dan Abbott tells WSJM News ice has to be five inches thick to hold the weight of a person and eight inches thick for a snowmobile or ATV.

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  9. Woman recounts escaping sinking vehicle, death of her boyfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2017 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Tara Smith's 22-year-old boyfriend died on Friday after the SUV they were in ran off the road and into an icy lake. Smith is still in awe after she escaped the sinking vehicle that accidentally crashing into a Van Buren County lake.

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  10. Police cruiser hit on I-94 prompts warning for driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2017 | MLive.com

    ... move over -- it is the law," the warning posted to the Mattawan Police Department's Facebook page said. The Van Buren County Sheriff's Office is investigating the crash, Herbert said. He did not know Tuesday if the driver had been cited and the ...

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  11. Kalamazoo Man Busted For Drugs In Van Buren CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2017 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    A 28-year-old from Kalamazoo woke up Christmas morning in the Van Buren County Jail after a drug bust in in Almena Township. Van Buren County deputies stopped his car along M-40 and 36th Avenue because of defective equipment at about 8:30 am Christmas Eve and they could tell right away after conversing with the man that drugs were on board.

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  12. Probationer caught with pot, spends Xmas in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2017 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    A 28-year-old from Kalamazoo woke up Christmas morning in the Van Buren County Jail after a drug bust in in Almena Township. Van Buren County deputies stopped his car along M-40 and 36th Avenue because of defective equipment at about 8:30 am Christmas Eve and they could tell right away after conversing with the man that drugs were on board.

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  13. SWM Treasurers Promote Program For Struggling HomeownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2017 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    County and state officials around Michigan are reminding homeowners of a resource they can turn to if they find themselves having trouble paying their mortgages or property taxes. At an event at the county administration building this week, Berrien County Treasurer Bret Witkowski and Van Buren County Treasurer Karen Makay talked about the Step Forward Michigan program.

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  14. Lake plunge results in death, possible chargesSaturday, December...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2017 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    A couple in an SUV apparently got lost and ended up going off the dead end of 36th Street e in the dark and ending up breaking through the ice on School Section Lake in Van Buren County's Bangor Township just after 8 pm. The woman, who was driving, managed to get out, get back to shore and get help at a nearby home.

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  15. Man Hospitalized After Icy Rescue In Bangor TwpRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2017 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    A couple in an SUV apparently got lost, ended up going off the end of a private drive in the dark, and wound up in School Section Lake in Van Buren County's Bangor Township just after 8 pm Friday. The woman managed to get out and get back to shore to get help.

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  16. Driver pulled from water after driving SUV into lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    A man had to be pulled to safety late Friday night after his SUV ended up submerged in a lake. This happened around 8:10 p.m. in the area of County Road 687 and 35th Avenue, which is the end of a private road near School Section Lake in Van Buren County.

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  17. New Map Looks At County By County Poverty DataRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    ... communities." In Berrien County, 16.7% of the population is identified as being below the poverty line. For Van Buren County, it's 16.5%, and for Cass County it's 12.9%. In all of west Michigan, the county with the lowest poverty rate is Barry ...

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  18. Donations are helping to cover teen's funeral expenses Friday, December 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    In just one day, a Go Fund Me page has raised over $6,000 to help pay for the funeral of a 17 year old Bronson High School senior. Tyler Wirtz was killed Tuesday evening when his pick-up truck was struck by a high speed Amtrak train in Van Buren County.

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  19. Treasurers Promote Program For Struggling HomeownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    County and state officials around Michigan are reminding homeowners of a resource they can turn to if they find themselves having trouble paying their mortgages or property taxes. At an event at the county administration building Wednesday, Berrien County Treasurer Bret Witkowski and Van Buren County Treasurer Karen Makay talked about the Step Forward Michigan program.

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  20. Bronson teen killed in crash with Amtrak train Wednesday, December 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    A Bronson High School senior was killed Tuesday night when his pick-up truck was struck by an Amtrak train in Van Buren County just east of Lawton. The fatal victim was identified as 17-year-old Tyler Wirtz.

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