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  1. Two Men Injured In Collision With TreeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | WMSH-AM Sturgis

    LaGrange Township, Cass Co. MI By: Mike Stiles -Two men were injured when their pickup collided with a tree in Cass County.

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  2. Minor Injured Reported In CrashRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WMSH-AM Sturgis

    Silver Creek Township, Cass Co.- MI By: Mike Stiles - Authorities say only minor injuries were reported following a two vehicle crash. The Cass County Sheriff's Department was called to a personal injury accident on Indian Lake Road at Silver Street just after 1 PM Monday.

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  3. Dowagiac man extricated from vehicle following traffic crash in Cass CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | MLive.com

    An 87-year-old man was treated for minor injuries after he pulled in front of oncoming traffic on Indian Lake Road Monday afternoon near Dowagiac, deputies said.

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  4. Ex-employee stole snowmobiles from Van Buren County business, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | MLive.com

    ... two of the three snowmobiles, as well as the trailer, at a property in the 57000 Block of Wilbur Hill Road in Cass County, according to the release. On Wednesday, police arrested William Elder, 54, of Dowagiac, without incident on warrants issued by ...

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  5. Cassopolis Man Drowns In LakeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | WMSH-AM Sturgis

    Cass Co. MI. By: Mike Stiles - A Cassopolis man is dead after falling into a Cass County lake Monday night.

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  6. Cass County Sheriff Department Investigating DrowningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    ... ed for help. Malsh was rushed to Elkhart General Hospital were he was pronounced dead, while Habic survived. The Cass County Sheriff's Department continues to investigate.

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  7. Dowagiac Man Arrested For Lying About RobberyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 6 | WMSH-AM Sturgis

    Dowagiac, Cass Co.- MI By: Mike Stiles - A Cass County man is facing charges after police say he allegedly filed a false police report regarding a home invasion. The Cass County Sheriff's Department and the Dowagiac Police Department say they searched the man's residence in the 300 block of Park Place Saturday and located items that the suspect said had been stolen in an October home invasion.

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  8. Authorities: Man, 71, Dies While Sinking Trees Into LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    Authorities say a 71-year-old man has died while sinking Christmas trees into a southwest Michigan lake to improve the habitat for fish. The Cass County sheriff's department says Larry Malsch of Cassopolis was in a boat on Shavehead Lake around 11 p.m. Monday when it capsized.

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  9. Man drowns while sinking Christmas trees in lake with friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    According to the Cass County Sheriff, it happened on Shaveshead Lake at around 11 p.m. Monday night. Deputies say that Larry Malsch, 71, from Cassopolis was with his friend, 56-year-old Christopher Habic, also from Cassopolis, when they were sinking Christmas trees in the lake.

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  10. Man drowns while sinking Christmas trees into Cass County lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | MLive.com

    A Cass County man drowned Monday night after his boat capsized on a lake while he was trying to sink Christmas trees into the water, deputies say. Deputies responded to the incident on Shavehead lake in southeastern Cass County at 11:04 p.m., according to a news release.

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  11. Fatal Cass County CrashRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 3 | WMSH-AM Sturgis

    Cass Co., MI By: Mike Stiles - A single vehicle crash claimed the life of a Stevensville man Saturday morning in Cass County. Michigan State Police from the Niles Post say 46 year old Jerry Troutwine Jr. was pronounced dead at the scene.

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  12. Police Look For Suspect In Cass County RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    Police are looking for the suspect in a Cass County gas station robbery. The sheriffs department says that a suspect with a gun walked into Yummies Marathon station in Marcellus on Thursday night demanding money.

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  13. Cass County Deputies looking for armed robberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    Cass County Deputies are looking for an armed robber who walked into Yummies Marathon gas Station in Marcellus late Thursday night, pulled out a black semi-automatic handgun and demanded money. The white heavyset male was about 5'8" and weighed about 220 lbs.

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  14. Authorities Search For Armed Robbery SuspectRead the original story

    Friday Jan 2 | WMSH-AM Sturgis

    Cass County authorities are searching for the person who robbed a Marcellus gas station Thursday night. Sheriff Joseph Underwood says at 10:40 PM, a person walked into the Yummies Marathon Gas Station, pointed a black, semi-automatic handgun at the cashier and demanded money.

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  15. Armed robbery at Marcellus gas station under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | MLive.com

    Police say a man walked into the gas station and pointed a black semi-automatic handgun at the clerk and demanded cash.

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  16. Alcohol limit lowered for boaters, snowmobilersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Grand Haven Tribune

    ... the package got to Snyder's desk. Victor Fitz, president of the Michigan Prosecuting Attorneys Association and Cass County's prosecutor, began working with lawmakers on the legislation nearly a decade ago after 7-year-old Ryan Zielinski was killed ...

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  17. Niles Woman Injured In AccidentRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | WMSH-AM Sturgis

    ... Mike Stiles (JEFFERSON TOWNSHIP) - A Niles woman was injured in a one vehicle accident Tuesday afternoon. The Cass County Sheriff's Department says 46 year old Tammy Turpin was traveling on Robinson Road between Mt. Zion and Monette Streets in ...

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  18. Niles woman taken to hospital after losing control of vehicle, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | MLive.com

    A 46-year-old Niles woman was taken to Borgess-Lee Memorial Hospital after she lost control of her vehicle and crashed in Cass County's Jefferson Township. Deputies with the Cass County Sherriff's office responded to a one-car accident around 12:52 p.m. Tuesday, and found Tammy Turpin, 46, had driven off Robonson Road and into a small swamp, a news release issued by the Cass County Sherriff's Office said.

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  19. Mother, 5-year-old daughter hospitalized after three-car crash in Cass CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | MLive.com

    A Cassopolis woman and her 5-year-old daughter were taken to the Three Rivers Hospital after a three-car crash in Newberg Township Wednesday morning.

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  20. Armed Robbery Suspects ArrestedRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | WMSH-AM Sturgis

    Cass County, MI By: Mike Stiles - Cass County authorities arrested three people who may have been involved in an armed robbery of a gas station. Sheriff Joseph Underwood says the robbery happened on December 10 at approximately 2:45 PM.

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