Thursday Dec 5
Spots still available in free Mattawan safe winter driving class for young drivers
Managing the risks of winter driving will be the topic of a free workshop aimed at young drivers from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 7 at the Mattawan Village Offices, 24221 Front Ave.in downtown Mattawan.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Sentencings in Kalamazoo County Circuit Court for Dec. 2, 2013
Ronald James Harding, 51, of Golden Drive, was sentenced to three months in jail, three years of probation, entry into the Drug Treatment Court Program and ordered to pay attorney fees, court costs, state fees and restitution for breaking and entering of a building with intent as a second-time habitual offender in September in Kalamazoo.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Mattawan man facing 9 new charges in child porn case involving webcam, two boys
Federal prosecutors have filed nine new charges against a Mattawan man accused of sexually abusing two boys and obtaining hundreds of images of child pornography, according to court documents.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Hundreds find community, good food at Paw Paw Community Thanksgiving Dinner
As a truck driver for more than 30 years, she has been on the road and away from family and friends during many holidays.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
WSJM-AM Saint Joseph
New Prescription Take-Back Boxes In Van Buren County
Van Buren County is adding more drop boxes for people to get rid of unwanted and unused prescriptions.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Marijuana, Taser, meth residue found when police search Van Buren County home
Three ounces of marijuana, a Taser and meth residue were found after police executed a search warrant in an Antwerp Township home Friday, police said.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
American Red Cross to open shelter in Hartford; daytime warming shelter offered in Mattawan
As thousands of people face another evening without electricity after Sunday's storms knocked out power across Southwest Michigan , the American Red Cross is opening another shelter, this one in Hartford.
WSJM-AM Saint Joseph
2 Shelters Opening in Van Buren County
Since Sunday's storm shelters have started popping up across Southwest Michigan, the latest can be found in Van Buren County.
Grand Haven Tribune
Tri-Cities-area residents are cleaning up the aftermath of a storm as investigators try to determine whether or not a tornado went through counties to the north and south on Sunday.
First confirmed tornado in since April 2011
The Grand Rapids National Weather Service confirmed that a tornado hit West Michigan on Sunday.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Strong Winds Leave A Path Of Destruction In Van Buren County
MATTAWAN, Mich.,- Mattawan was one of the hardest areas in Van Buren County after Sunday's storm tore through West Michigan.
No tornado damage in Kalamazoo, Battle Creek, National Weather Service says
Teams that surveyed the Kalamazoo and Battle Creek areas one day after a large storm swept through the region have determined there was no tornado damage in the area, according to meteorologist Brandon Hoving.
No school Monday for Moorsbridge Elementary and Portage West Middle schools
School is canceled Monday at Moorsbridge Elementary and Portage West Middle School, thanks to a power outage from Sunday's storm, Portage Public Schools announced.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Mattawan High School, nearby apartment building lose partial roofs during fall storm
Mattawan High School is among several buildings that suffered damage in the village of Mattawan during Sunday's fall storm.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Lansing State Journal
Volleyball: Haslett rallies to 3-1 victory
KALAMAZOO - Haslett rallied from 19-17 deficits to win the first two sets and then a 25-24 deficit to win the fourth set during a 3-1 victory over Ann Arbor Huron in a Class A regional semifinal on Tuesday at Kalamazoo Central.