Van Buren County

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Verizon Expands 4G LTE Network In Michigan

Verizon Wireless Wednesday announced an expansion of its 4G LTE network across Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2012

Woman, 2 Kids Killed In Crash Allegedly Caused By Drunk Driver

A woman and two young children died after the car in which they were riding collided head-on with a pickup truck driven by an Alabama man with a suspended license who told investigators he had been drinking alcohol, police said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2012

DNR Conservation Officer’s Routine Call Lands Meth Lab Suspect In Court

A Department of Natural Resources conservation officer responding to a routine call in Van Buren County helped nab a man wanted in connection with a known methamphetamine lab.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2012


Police: Chase Suspect Captured In Hot Tub

Authorities in southwestern Michigan say they captured a suspect trying to hide in a backyard hot tub following a more than 100 mph chase.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2012

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Teacher Will Stand Trial For Rendezvous With Teen

A local middle school teacher has been bound over for trial on charges related to her alleged relationship with a 15-year old boy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/05/2012

(credit: Van Buren County Sheriff's Office)

‘Doolittle’ Has Trouble Convincing Cops He Found Gator

A west Michigan man says he was mowing his lawn when he found an alligator trapped in the window well of his basement.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2012

(credit: Nuclear Regulatory Commission)

Palisades Nuclear Plant Returned To Service

The Palisades nuclear plant in southwestern Michigan returned to service Thursday following a shutdown that began earlier this month because of a minor steam leak.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/30/2012

A mosquitois prepared to be studied in a laboratory at the Center for Scientific Research Caucaseco in the outskirts of Cali, Colombia, on April 25, 2012. (credit: LUIS ROBAYO/AFP/GettyImages)

Michigan Puppy Contracts Eastern Equine Encephalitis

The Michigan Department of Agriculture has confirmed a case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis in an eight-week-old Van Buren County puppy

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/29/2012

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NRC Chief: Progress Being Made At Mich. Nuke Plant

The Palisades nuclear plant in southwestern Michigan is making progress on fixing its myriad problems but still has many to overcome, the outgoing chairman of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission said Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/26/2012

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Palisades Nuke Plant Returns To Service

The Palisades nuclear plant in southwestern Michigan returned to service Saturday after a break of little more than a month for refueling and maintenance.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/12/2012