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Nickolas Kowal, Mattawan man involved in police standoff, facing several felony charges
Investigators plan to seek felony charges today against a Mattawan man who they say rammed several police cruisers and tried to run over two members of a Michigan State Police SWAT team during a four-hour standoff on Red Arrow Highway.
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5 Hour Standoff Ends With Arrest After Tear Gas Is Thrown
A stand-off that lasted hours in Mattawan left damaged patrol cars, and and tear gas in the air.
Man barricaded in vehicle near Mattawan's Cask & Keg, Red Arrow Highway closed
A man sought by police earlier today has barricaded himself inside a vehicle behind Cask & Keg general store in Mattawan , according to a Michigan State Police officer on scene, and officers do not know whether the man is armed.
Election 2014: See which 8 communities have tax requests on Tuesday's Kalamazoo County ballot
Four school districts, two townships and two library districts that cover parts of Kalamazoo County have tax requests on the Aug. 5 ballot.
Motorist arrested for drugged driving on I-94 near Mattawan
Van Buren County Sheriff's deputies pulled over a vehicle at about 5:45 p.m. on Thursday on I-94 near County Road 657, according to a news release.
Mattawan man deserves life sentence for child-porn conviction, prosecutors say
For more than a year, James Alfred Beckman sexually abused two young boys, collected and traded child pornography and used the Internet to encourage others to follow his path, according to federal prosecutors.
Mattawan school officials say they're not worried about drop in MME/ACT results
For the past few years, Mattawan High School has been southwest Michigan's highest-achieving public school on the Michigan Merit Exam and ACT test.