Van Buren County

Palisades Nuclear Power Plant (Credit: NRC)

Report: Power Plant Didn’t Follow Safety Protocol

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission says a weeklong shutdown in September at Palisades nuclear power plant in southwestern Michigan was caused by workers and supervisors not following proper safety procedures.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2011

Palisades Nuclear Plant Shut Down After Loss Of Water In Cooling System

The Palisades Nuclear Plant in southwestern Michigan has been shut down due to a loss of water in a cooling system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/16/2011


Southwest Michigan First Partners For Team Expansion

Southwest Michigan First announced a collaboration with the Michigan Economic Development Corp. that will expand its team.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/15/2011

Man In Tube-top Arrested On Drug Charges

Michigan police say they arrested a man on drug charges after officers responding to a report of a suspicious vehicle found an Indiana man sitting in a pickup truck wearing a pink tube-top.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/22/2011

Booking Photo, courtesy of Van Buren County Sheriff's Office

Court Date Delayed In Double Slaying

The next court date for a man charged in the deaths of two women found buried in a wooded, rural area of southwest Michigan has been pushed back.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/08/2011


Family Pleads For Help To Find Missing Mom

What happened to Amy Henslee? It’s a mystery this week in Van Buren County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/26/2011

Verizon Adds Cell Sites In Southwest Michigan

Verizon Wireless has activated two new cell sites in Van Buren County.