Van Buren County Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Several Departments Respond To Bangor Barn FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    Several departments responded to the scene of a barn fire in Van Buren County Thursday night. The blaze was reported on property along County Road 681 in Bangor Township, and on hand to fight it were departments from Bangor, Hartford, Watervliet, South Haven, Lawrence, and Keeler and Columbia Townships.

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  2. Suspect in Van Buren County break-ins arrested after police chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | MLive.com

    The suspect, a 34-year-old Hartford man, is facing a charge of fleeing and eluding an officer and could face additional charges in the future.

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  3. Hartford Man Arrested After Police ChaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    A Hartford man is facing several charges after leading police on a high speed chase on Thursday night. The Van Buren County Sheriffs Department says that deputies were investigating several reports of break-ins to sheds in the area of 68th Street and 48th Avenue shortly before midnight when they noticed the suspect's vehicle parked in one of the victims' driveway.

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  4. Fire consumes barn in Van Buren County, causes an estimated $200,000 in damagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | MLive.com

    Fire consumed a 20,000 square foot barn Thursday night in Bangor, causing an estimated $200,000 in damages.

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  5. Fire crews from six agencies battle horse barn fire in Van Buren CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    South Haven Emergency Services said fire agencies from Bangor, Columbia, Hartford, Lawrence, Keeler, Watervliet and South Haven all were called out to battle the blaze. The homeowner was alerted by a neighbor about the fire.

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  6. Police seeking charges against two people following meth bust in Van Buren CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | MLive.com

    Police are seeking charges against two people from Decatur after discovering a meth lab underneath their trailer Thursday afternoon in Van Buren County . At 1:15 p.m., Thursday, investigators with the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant at a trailer in the 34000 block of County Road 352, Decatur Township, a news release issued by the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office said.

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  7. Van Buren County Prosecutor's Office considering 'hiring' canine advocateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | MLive.com

    Among the requirements are being furry, four legged and huggable. The prosecutor's office is considering partnering with the Canine Advocacy Program to bring a dog on staff to comfort children who are called to testify in court.

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  8. Crime Watch: Fatal hit and runRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | WNDU-TV South Bend

    A man was walking home when he was struck and killed in the small town of Hartford Michigan in Van Buren County last month. The driver took off and, this hit and run case is still unsolved.

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  9. Meth Bust In Bloomingdale TownshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    A Bloomingdale man is facing several charges after a meth bust in Van Buren County this week. The sheriffs department says that is searched a home in the 14 thousand block of 45th Street in Bloomingdale Township around eight AM Tuesday after getting a tip about possible meth making going on there.

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  10. Meth labs, marijuana grow found during raid in Van Buren CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | MLive.com

    A 26-year-old Van Buren County man is in jail after police found methamphetamine labs and a marijuana grow operation at his home. Van Buren County Sheriff's Office narcotics detectives raided the home in the 14000 block of 45th Street in Bloomingdale Township at about 8 a.m. Tuesday, according to a news release.

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  11. Public meeting planned about oversight of Palisades plantRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... n measuring device wasn't properly positioned while plant parts were replaced early last year. The plant in Van Buren County's Covert Township on the shore of Lake Michigan is owned by New Orleans-based Entergy.

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  12. Van Buren County Prosecutor Seeking To Add Dog To Help VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    The Van Buren County Prosecutor's Office is seeking approval from the county board to add a dog to the staff to help comfort crime victims during investigations and court appearances. Prosecutor Michael Bedford will be joined by Canine Advocacy Program officials in making a presentation to the board on Thursday, and will ask the county commission for approval of adding the dog to his office in April.

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  13. Man, 34, reported missing in Van Buren CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... the center on Bangor Road in the Village of Lawrence. He was last seen around 11:15 a.m. on Thursday. The Van Buren County Sheriff's Department said he was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and dark pants. Brocklehurst is considered ...

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  14. Van Buren Sheriff's Dept. seeks help in missing person caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    The Van Buren County, Michigan Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help in locating Ryan Brocklehurst who was reported missing Thursday afternoon. The sheriff's department release states Brocklehurst voluntarily walked away from a treatment center on Bangor Road in the Village of Lawrence.

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  15. Police searching for missing man in Van Buren CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | MLive.com

    Police say Ryan Brocklehurst, 34, voluntarily walked away from a treatment center, on Bangor Road, in the Village of Lawrence. Police say he was under medical care at the center, and no longer has access to his prescribed medication.

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  16. A photo of Ryan Brocklehurst.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | WOODTV.com

    The Van Buren County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help locating a man who went missing Thursday after walking away from a treatment center. Ryan Brocklehurst, 34, was last seen around 12 p.m. Thursday at a treatment center on Bangor Road in the Village of Lawrence where he was under medical care.

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  17. Decatur Public Schools v. Van Buren County Education AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | FindLaw

    DECATUR PUBLIC SCHOOLS, Respondent-Appellee, v. VAN BUREN COUNTY EDUCATION ASSOCIATION and Decatur Educational Support Personnel Association, Charging, Parties-Appellant.

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  18. Two armed felons taken off the streets of Van Buren CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    Sometimes being bad isn't easy A couple of felons from Illinois are sitting in the Van Buren County Jail this morning because they got caught in a lie and that led to bigger crimes and misdemeanors... They were pulled over by Van Buren County deputies for an equipment violation. They gave the deputy false names and their registration plate was being used improperly.

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  19. Gun found in hidden compartment of vehicle leads to arrest of 2 men in Van Buren CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | MLive.com

    A deputy stopped the two men, ages 27 and 37, at 1:10 p.m. Wednesday near M-43 and County Road 215 in Arlington Township for an equipment violation, according to a news release issued by the sheriff's office.

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  20. Snyder Appoints Probate Judge For VB CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    Governor Rick Snyder this week announced a new judicial appointment for Van Buren County. He's selected David J. DiStefano to be a judge in the probate court, filling a vacancy created with the resignation of Judge Frank Willis.

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