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  1. School buses targeted in pair of afternoon shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... tion on who may be responsible for these shooting to contact the Dowagiac Police Department at 269-782-9743, the Cass County Tip Line at 1-800-462-9328 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-288-STOP.

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  2. Dowagiac Man Dies Following CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    A Dowagiac man is dead following a crash on Wednesday in Cass County. The sheriffs department says that deputies were called to the scene on Lakeview Drive near Woodlawn in Wayne Township on a report of a vehicle that had driven off the road.

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  3. Dowagiac man found dead in vehicle in Cass CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    The Cass County, MI Sheriff's Department reports a man was found dead inside a vehicle found on Lakeview Drive in Wayne Township. Officers responded after a witness reported seeing a vehicle off the side of the road.

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  4. Police Release New Information On Missing Fisherman Found AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    A few answers have surfaced regarding the disappearance for six days of Kurt DeYoung of Cassopolis. He tells the Cass County Sheriff's Department that while fishing in Diamond Lake last Wednesday, the motor on his pontoon boat died and he drifted on the vessel until it went ashore on Diamond Island.

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  5. Missing Cass County Boater Found AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    A Cassopolis man who went missing last week after heading out on a boat into Diamond Lake has been found alive. The Cass County Sheriffs Department says that Kurt DeYoung headed out to go fishing on the lake last Wednesday.

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  6. Missing boater found alive on shore of Cass County lake nearly a week after disappearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | MLive.com

    Kurt DeYoung, 46, was found Tuesday on shore of Diamond Island in Cassopolis, according to a news release from the Cass County Sheriff's Office. DeYoung was found not far from where his unoccupied pontoon boat was recovered on Saturday.

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  7. Missing boater lost on Diamond LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    We are just learning of an incident on a Cass County lake that appears to have claimed a life, but they won't know for certain until his body is found. Deputies say 46-year-old Kurt DeYoung of Cassopolis left Park Shore Marina in his pontoon boat on Diamond Lake last Wednesday to fish.

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  8. Search efforts underway for missing Cass Co., Michigan boaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    The Cass County, Michigan Sheriff's Office is working with the Marine Division to locate a boater who is reportedly missing. Sheriff Joseph Underwood Jr. reports his office took a call about an overdue boater on Diamond Lake.

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  9. Cass County Boater Goes MissingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    The Cass County Sheriffs Department is investigating after a man went missing on Diamond Lake last week. It says that 46 year old Kurt DeYoung, of Cassopolis, left Park Shore Marina on Wednesday to go fishing and never returned.

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  10. Police searching for missing boater on Cass County lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | MLive.com

    Police searched all weekend for a boater who went missing last week on a Cass County lake and are now seeking help from the public. The Cass County Sheriff's Office were called to Diamond Lake in Cassopolis on April 8 on the report of an overdue boater, according to a news release.

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  11. Police searching for missing Cassopolis man last seen riding 4-wheelerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | MLive.com

    The Cass County Sheriff's Office is asking the public to help them locate a missing Cassopolis man who may have taken a large dose of his medication before heading out on his four-wheeler Saturday afternoon, according to a press release from the Cass County Sheriff's Office. Police said 47-year-old Gary Cramer left his home on Union Road on a red Honda four-wheeler around 4:30 p.m. The release said officers are "concerned for his well being" due to the amount of medication he may have taken prior to departing.

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  12. Photo provided by Cass Co. Sheriff's DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    According to the Cass County Sheriff's Department, the crash happened at about 5:20 p.m. on Cassopolis Road near Starbrick Road. Owen, a Cassopolis resident, was driving north when witnesses say he swerved off the road into a field, then returned to the roadway briefly before driving off again and hitting a tree, according to a release.

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  13. Cass County Man Killed In CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    The Cass County Sheriffs Department continues to investigate a fatal traffic crash that occurred on Wednesday evening. It says that 72 year old Wayne Roscoe Owen, of Cassopolis, was northbound on Cassopolis Road near Starbrick in Mason Township when his truck left the roadway , going into a farm field.

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  14. Driver dead after vehicle strikes tree in Cass CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | MLive.com

    A 72-year-old Cassopolis man is dead after he drove his vehicle into a tree on Cassopolis Road, near the Indiana state line. Wayne Roscoe Owen was northbound on Cassopolis Road near Starbrick Street when he drove off the road and struck a large tree at about 5:20 p.m. Wednesday, according to a news release from the Cass County Sheriff's Office.

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  15. 13 dogs found dead in Cass County ditchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | TheIndyChannel

    Flash Flood Watch issued April 8 at 2:25PM EDT expiring April 9 at 8:00PM EDT in effect for: Bartholomew, Boone, Brown, Carroll, Clay, Clinton, Daviess, Decatur, Delaware, Fountain, Greene, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Henry, Howard, Jackson, Jennings, Johnson, Knox, Lawrence, Madison, Marion, Martin, Monroe, Montgomery, Morgan, Owen, Parke, Putnam, Randolph, Rush, Shelby, Sullivan, Tippecanoe, Tipton, Vermillion, Vigo, Warren Flash Flood Watch issued April 8 at 3:40PM EDT expiring April 9 at 11:00AM EDT in effect for: Dearborn, Fayette, Franklin, Ohio, Ripley, Switzerland, Union, Wayne Flood Warning issued April 8 at 11:42AM EDT expiring April 16 at 12:12AM EDT in effect for: Daviess, Greene, Knox Flood Warning issued April 8 at 11:42AM EDT expiring April 13 at 11:59AM EDT in effect for: Parke, Vermillion, Vigo Flood Warning issued April 8 at 11:42AM EDT expiring April 17 at 3:30PM EDT ... (more)

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  16. Robber pulls gun, jumps over counter in dramatic video of Dowagiac credit union robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... gun and jumps over the counter. Anyone with information is asked to call Dowagiac Police at (269) 782-9743, the Cass County Tip Line at (269) 462-9328, or CrimeStoppers at 888-342-STOP

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  17. Armed robber jumps counter at Michigan credit union, makes off with cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | MLive.com

    Police are searching for a man who robbed a Cass County credit union at gunpoint Thursday after jumping the counter and giving orders to a teller at gunpoint. The robbery was reported at 10:23 a.m. at the Dowagiac Area Federal Credit Union, 473 E. Division St., in Dowagiac.

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  18. Botanic Gardens to offer photography classRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... of a credit union in Dowagiac put nearby schools on lockdown Thursday morning as police search for a suspect. Cass County dispatch confirmed they received a report of an armed robbery of the Dowagiac Federal Credit Union on the 400 block of E. ...

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  19. Man airlifted after two-vehicle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... of a credit union in Dowagiac put nearby schools on lockdown Thursday morning as police search for a suspect. Cass County dispatch confirmed they received a report of an armed robbery of the Dowagiac Federal Credit Union on the 400 block of E. ...

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  20. Erskine Golf Course in South Bend opens for seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... of a credit union in Dowagiac put nearby schools on lockdown Thursday morning as police search for a suspect. Cass County dispatch confirmed they received a report of an armed robbery of the Dowagiac Federal Credit Union on the 400 block of E. ...

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