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  1. Sentencing Today as Case of Rape Involving Bloomingdale High JV Coach ClosesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | WHTC

    A sordid story of teacher-student sex that stretched across the Allegan-Van Buren county line should reach its final chapter today.

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  2. Nuclear Power Plant Safety In QuestionRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2014 | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

    ... 1,000 hours in 2012 to the normal 2,000 hours of inspections at the plant, the NRC believes the facility in Van Buren County's Covert Township has corrected its performance issues. Though the normal level of inspection is occurring, Pederson says if ...

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  3. Feuding Van Buren neighbors exchange gunshots; one arrested for felonious assaultRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2014 | MLive.com

    A Geneva Township man is facing charges of felonious assault after he pointed a 12-gauge shotgun at several neighbors and fired four shots over their head, according to the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office.

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  4. James M. Thomison, 92Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Http

    James M. Thomison, 92, a McMinnville resident and Van Buren County native was born May 10, 1922 and died June 22 at his residence following a short illness.

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  5. Van Buren County Sheriff Department to participate in national effort ...Read the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | MLive.com

    The Van Buren County Sheriff's Department will be participating in Operation Dry Water on June 27-29 as part of a national effort to reduce the number of accidents and deaths related to boating under the influence .

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  6. 50-year lease approved for Tri-County Head Start in Van Buren CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | MLive.com

    Van Buren County commissioners Tuesday gave their initial approval to a 50-year lease with Tri-County Head Start for a county building Tri-County had once owned before turning it over to the county.

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  7. Agency: Palisades safer but culture flaws lingerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    ... assessment of the southeastern Michigan plant. It was held in South Haven, about 5 miles from the plant in Van Buren County's Covert Township. Before the meeting, commission Regional Administrator Cynthia Pederson told The Associated Press that her ...

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  8. Van Buren County agrees to hire prosecutor-investigatorRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | MLive.com

    With the prosecutor saying he needs the help to comply with the law, the Van Buren County Board of Commissioners Tuesday gave permission to hire a prosecutor-investigator.

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  9. Regulators to hold meeting about Palisades power plant in southwestern MichiganRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Detroit News

    ... of safety inspection findings at Palisades, which is located 5 miles away on the Lake Michigan shoreline in Van Buren County's Covert Township. It was downgraded in 2012 to a category designating the nation's worst-performing nuclear plants, but the ...

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  10. Regulators Hold Meeting About Nuclear PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | WILX-TV Lansing

    ... of safety inspection findings at Palisades, which is located 5 miles away on the Lake Michigan shoreline in Van Buren County's Covert Township. It was downgraded in 2012 to a category designating the nation's worst-performing nuclear plants, but the ...

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  11. Letter: Van Buren voters need county commissioners who support Senior ServicesRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | MLive.com

    I have been trying to understand how township officials who have never visited any of the sites established by Senior Services of Van Buren County, can determine how they will spend the proposed senior millage since they have decided not to renew the ballot language to fund Senior Services of Van Buren County.

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  12. Teen with cerebral palsy making 250-mile bike tripRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | WJRT

    ... Chris Brandt outgrew a modified tricycle that he used more than a decade ago. On Tuesday, the teen from the Van Buren County village of Lawton plans to ride with a group from his church. Watermark for Kids, an organization that helps under-served ...

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  13. Acquittal in Mattawan murder case attributed to witness credibility; victim's father decries verdictRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... of murder in the 2013 shooting of Riccardo Parker in Mattawan . "This was a case of witness credibility," Van Buren County Assistant Prosecutor Jay Blair said. "We had several issues that came up with all of our eyewitnesses that brought their ...

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  14. Illinois man to spend at least 11 years in prison for Paw Paw motel stabbingRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | MLive.com

    William Chance Stephens, 38, was sentenced Monday to 142 months to 270 months in prison for manslaughter in the Oct. 1, 2013, slaying of Trey Yarbrough, 20, of Kalamazoo, Van Buren County Assistant Prosecutor Jay Blair said.

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  15. Report: Daniel Williams found not guilty in shooting death at Mattawan community centerRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | MLive.com

    Daniel Williams, 27, was cleared by a Van Buren County jury Monday on all counts relating to the Feb. 17, 2013 shooting of Ricardo Parker, 27, at the Antwerp Township Activity Center in Mattawan.

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  16. Dexter Blueberry Farms closed for the summer after harsh winter damages cropsRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | MLive.com

    Blueberry season normally runs from mid-July through the first week of September. The peak season is generally the last week of July into the first two weeks of August.

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  17. South Haven Police Arrest Armed Robbery SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    ... suspect had an outstanding warrent out of Muskegon County for allegedly stealing a car as well. He's in the Van Buren County Jail, held without bond.

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  18. Suspect tries to rob man walking on South Haven streetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | WOODTV.com

    ... African American male from Muskegon who had a warrant for auto theft from Muskegon County. He is now at the Van Buren County Jail without bond, according to the release.

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  19. Student who felt put down by teacher wins appealRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2014 | WJRT

    ... The student, who has a learning disability, says he stopped because his fingers hurt. The lawsuit in Van Buren County claims Mary Botas ripped the art from the boy's hands and said, "Why don't you just go kill yourself." The student was in school in ...

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  20. Authorities: 2 take off after stolen van crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | WOODTV.com

    Deputies were called to the crash in the 59000 block of South Lagrave Street in Antwerp Township, just south of Paw Paw, around 1:15 a.m. Saturday, according to the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office.

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