Van Buren County Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Van Buren County voters approve all 4 countywide tax requestsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | MLive.com

    ... renew the 0.54-mill county public safety millage for four years was 5,317 to 1,992. The money goes to the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office for drug enforcement and road patrol. The tax generates the $1.6 million a year. Townships and cities voted ...

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  2. Police searching for suspects in a huge marijuana grow operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    COVERT TOWNSHIP, Mich.-Michigan State Police announced a major pot grow operation bust in Van Buren County last week.

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  3. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... were seized by Southwest Enforcement Team officers after a tip led them to an outdoor grow operation in Van Buren County, according to Michigan State Police. In a release, police say officers received the tip about an operation in Covert Township on ...

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  4. Nearly 15-thousand marijuana plants seized from ar...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    Police have seized nearly 15-thousand marijuana plants in busting a grow operation in Van Buren County's Covert Township.

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  5. 14,000+ marijuana plants found in armed West Michigan campRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... Covert Township. On 07/29/2014 Southwest Enforcement Team received a tip on a marijuana grow in Covert Twp, Van Buren County. The ensuing investigations lead officers to an armed camp in a secluded area of the Township. Officers observed two, armed, ...

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  6. Nearly 15,000 marijuana plants discovered by police in Covert Township grow operationRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | MLive.com

    Police are searching for suspects in a huge marijuana grow operation with nearly 15,000 plants that was discovered last week in Van Buren County .

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  7. SWET Looking For Suspects After Huge Marijuana Grow Operation FoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    Officers with the Southwest Enforcement Team are looking for two Hispanic men that they chased through a large marijuana grow operation in Van Buren County on Saturday.

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  8. Michigan's Coastal Zone Management Program receives $2.5 million in federal fundsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | State of Michigan

    ... Keweenaw Land Trust $25,525 Saginaw Basin Land Conservancy $21,080 Huron County Road Commission $20,000 Van Buren County $20,000 Macomb County's Department of Planning and Economic Development $12,500 "It is essential to support local stewardship ...

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  9. Tuesday election in Van Buren County: 1 contested primary race and slew of ballot issuesRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | MLive.com

    There are no contested primary races Tuesday's election in Van Buren County outside of a Republican challenge to U.S. Rep. Fred Upton.

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  10. Former meth addict leading event to raise money for Van Buren County Drug CourtRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | MLive.com

    ... $60,000 in the fight against the drug that once had such a strong grip on her life. After graduating from Van Buren County Drug Treatment Court, Dailey founded an organization to raise money for the court in 2011. Last year, the organization changed ...

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  11. Van Buren County Undersheriff Gabrielle Rought retiresRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 31 | MLive.com

    ... was vacationing with her husband and spending time with family. Rought, 48, has been the undersheriff in Van Buren County since February 2010 when she was appointed to the position by Sheriff Dale Gribler. Prior to that, she worked for eight years ...

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  12. Nickolas Kowal, Mattawan man involved in police standoff, facing several felony chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | MLive.com

    ... 1st Lt. Chuck Christensen said police will submit their case against Nickolas B. Kowal, 34, to the Van Buren County Prosecutor's Office and seek charges of malicious destruction of police property and felonious assault of a police officer. "He ...

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  13. Counties look to cover lost a court costsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... district and circuit courts do not have the authority to levy 'court costs' on criminals. But according to Van Buren County administrator and comptroller Douglas Cultra, the answer to the long-term problem lies in Lansing. "The state Legislature can ...

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  14. Man barricaded in vehicle near Mattawan's Cask & Keg, Red Arrow Highway closedRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | MLive.com

    ... he man is armed. Multiple agencies are at the scene, including at least a dozen Michigan State Police cars, Van Buren County Sheriff's Department, Kalamazoo Public Safety and the Mattawan Police Department.

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  15. Richard Bernstein announces candidacy for state supreme courtRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | MichiganLiberal

    Hi, y'all, from Van Buren County. I interrupt my working vacation to tell you that this morning Richard Bernstein has officially announced his candidacy for the state supreme court.

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  16. Election 2014: Lots of tax proposals on Tuesday's ballot in Van Buren CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | MLive.com

    There are four countywide tax proposals on Tuesday's ballot in Van Buren County, as well as a slew of requests from local school districts and townships.

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  17. Van Buren County could lose $710,000 under Michigan Supreme Court decision on court costsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | MLive.com

    Facing a revenue cut of hundreds of thousands of dollars a year, Van Buren County is joining others in asking the state to restore court funding lost due to a Michigan Supreme Court decision.

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  18. Authorities Searching For Missing Dowagiac WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | WMSH-AM Sturgis

    ... would be back in a couple of hours, but she never returned. Family members say Morris grew up in Bangor in Van Buren County and that she is not currently in a relationship. Cass County Sheriff's Department officials say a search was conducted Monday ...

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  19. White House to honor Michigan blueberry producerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Detroit News

    ... for distribution through the MBG Marketing cooperative 'The Blueberry People.' She also is on the Van Buren County Farm Bureau board, where she educates others about Michigan agriculture. The program will feature USDA Deputy Secretary Krysta Harden. ...

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  20. White House to honor West Michigan blueberry producerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Crain's Detroit Business

    ... for distribution through the MBG Marketing cooperative "The Blueberry People." She also is on the Van Buren County Farm Bureau board, where she educates others about Michigan agriculture. The program will feature USDA Deputy Secretary Krysta Harden. ...

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