Van Buren County Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Murder case in Mattawan hall shooting to be handled by retired assistant prosecutorRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | MLive.com

    The Van Buren County Prosecutor's Office will be hiring back former Assistant Prosecutor Michael Robie to help handle a murder case.

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  2. Gobles community rallies around girls basketball team as unbeaten Tigers head to state semifinalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | MLive.com

    The city of just over 800 residents, located in Van Buren County, is a tight-knit community.

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  3. Hometown Pharmacy to fill Gobles fire site by end of year after...Read the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... put a date on it. Environmental engineers will determine how the site gets cleaned up. Last June the Van Buren County Board of Commissioners established a brownfield redevelopment district at the site. The decision means Hometown Properties will be ...

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  4. Three Arrested In South Haven Drug BustRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2014 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    Three people are locked up in the Van Buren County Jail awaiting drug charges after a bust in South Haven Township late Tuesday night.

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  5. Thousands without power in Southwest MichiganRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | MLive.com

    More than 1,000 Consumers Energy customers are without power this morning in Kalamazoo County in the midst of a big snow storm . There are also 2,406 customers without power in Calhoun County and 195 in Van Buren County, as of 9:30 a.m.

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  6. Snow, cold in Michigan, but power crews head southRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... uthfield. Authorities say a snowmobiler died when he struck a parked vehicle as snow fell Saturday night in Van Buren County.

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  7. Heavy, wet snow causing slideoffs, accidents throughout Southwest MichiganRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... with more than a dozen slideoffs. He said all of the accidents this morning have been minor. Dispatchers in Van Buren County are reporting multiple slideoffs on I-94, including a semi crash on the eastbound lanes near the Mattawan exit. The Michigan ...

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  8. Citing personal commitments, Rep. Genetski won't seek state Senate seatRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... a small section of southern Kent County. State Sen. Tonya Schuitmaker (R-Antwerp Township), who lives in Van Buren County and currently represents the 20th district, has announced that she will seek re-election in the new 26th District. "I was under ...

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  9. VBC Road Commission Set To Implement Full "Frost Laws" RestrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    Frost Laws restrictions are going into effect later this week in Van Buren County.

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  10. Man Jailed For Kidnapping, Domestic Violence In South HavenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    Police in South Haven have made an arrest for kidnapping and domestic violence, but aren't saying much else. They took Jose Celis into custody Sunday afternoon and transported him to the Van Buren County Jail. Just what prompted his arrest has not been released.

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  11. Busy Monday in Allegan County Circuit CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | WHTC

    ... coach Adrian Ledesma. The two men were accused of having sex with an unnamed 14-year-old student of the Van Buren County school in a field north of Baseline Road last June. Jamie Ledesma had pleaded guilty in an agreement with prosecutors to testify ...

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  12. 2 men killed in snowmobile crashes in MichiganRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2014 | WJRT

    ... Peninsula. On Saturday, a 45-year-old man was killed when his snowmobile collided with a parked SUV in Van Buren County's Columbia Township in southwestern lower Michigan. The sheriff's department says the crash happened about 9:15 p.m. in Columbia ...

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  13. Hartford Man Arrested For Alleged Rape, Drug UseRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    ... e it and raping her. He faces a number of charges. Last month Costner posted bond and was released from the Van Buren County jail, where he had been held on a charge of impersonating a firefighter. This time around bond is set at $200,000.

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  14. Long criminal history for Van Buren County man accused of raping woman, forcing her to do methRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | MLive.com

    A Van Buren County man, accused of raping a woman insider her Lawrence home and forcing her to use methamphetamine, has a long criminal history, including drug, weapons and retail fraud convictions.

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  15. Police identify man killed in snowmobile crashRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | WJRT

    ... Peninsula. On Saturday, a 45-year-old man was killed when his snowmobile collided with a parked SUV in Van Buren County's Columbia Township in southwestern lower Michigan. The sheriff's department says the crash happened about 9:15 p.m. in Columbia ...

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  16. Mysterious Piece Of Metal Found Stuck Inside The Reactor WallRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

    It's roughly a foot long, and plant spokeswoman Lindsay Rose says it's been "thoroughly analyzed" and they have determined it has no impact on the safety of the plant in Van Buren County's Covert Township.

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  17. Hartford Man Accused of Rape, Forcing Victim to Use MethRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

    ... The victim told deputies that Costner had been served with the PPO while he was serving time at the Van Buren County Jail for impersonating a firefighter. Then, as soon as he was able to post bond on Feb. 27, he returned to her home and violated the ...

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  18. Hartford man violated PPO, raped woman and forced her to do meth, police sayRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... and methamphetamine possession. Scottie Costner, 33, was arrested Wednesday and arraigned Thursday in Van Buren County District Court on one count each of first-degree criminal sexual conduct and possession of methamphetamine, according to the Van ...

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  19. 33-Year-Old Arrested for Sexual Assault, Meth UseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... and forcing her to use drugs. Scott Costner was released from jail Feb. 27. According to a release from Van Buren County Sheriff's Department, the victim said Costner violated a personal protection order and came to her home in Lawrence after being ...

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  20. Snow, cold in Michigan, but power crews head southRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... uthfield. Authorities say a snowmobiler died when he struck a parked vehicle as snow fell Saturday night in Van Buren County.

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