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Prison time for man convicted of home invasion
COLDWATER, MI (WTVB) - An Ohio man who was involved in a Burlew Road home invasion last March will be spending at least 29 months in the Michigan Department of Corrections. 20-year-old Bryceton Owen Vanscoder of Bryan, Ohio entered a guilty plea to an amended count of attempted second degree home in
Coldwater swimmers fifth at Marshall Invitational
MARSHALL, MI (WTVB) - The Coldwater High School swm and diving team finished fifth Saturday at the Marshall Invitational. Earning ribbons for the Cardinals were Rado Vanko who was fifth in the 100 butterfly and Jacob Taylor who was also fifth in the 100 backstroke. David Droessler broke the team rec
UPDATE: Four hurt in Union Twp crash Saturday
UNION CITY, MI (WTVB) - Four people were injured over the weekend in a two car crash in Branch County’s Union Township. Michigan State Police are investigating the collision that happened at the intersection of Burlington and Girard roads shortly after 2:00 p.m. Saturday.
Former Marshall teacher sent to prison for rape of student
A former Marshall teacher and assistant coach was sentenced to prison Monday after having a sexual relationship with a student. "There is no doubt in my mind that you are a predator and preyed on this child and injured her far beyond her bodily injuries," Calhoun County Circuit Court John Hallacy to
Calhoun Co dispatchers face drug charges
BATTLE CREEK, MI (WTVB) - Two Calhoun County 911 dispatchers who are also married to Calhoun County Sheriff's Department deputies now face drug charges after an investigation that began this fall.
Coldwater woman charged in connection with July wreck
HILLSDALE — A Coldwater woman is facing several criminal allegations stemming from a vehicle wreck in Allen Township in July. Kathrynne Lee Fidler, 26, was arrested Dec. 5 by the Hillsdale County Sheriff’s Office at a factory in Reading.
Second reading for marijuana opt out ordinance
COLDATER, MI (WTVB) - An ordinance that would allow the city to opt out of permitting recreational marijuana establishments on a temporary basis is scheduled for second reading and adoption during Monday's Coldwater City Council meeting.
Jail architect decision could come Tuesday
BRANCH COUNTY — Tomorrow at 3 p.m. Branch County Commissioners may select an architect to design and begin work on the new Branch County Jail approved by voters in August. Four firms made 45 minute presentations Thursday while commissioners used a design matrix to score each.
Nonprofit wants $300K for Abraham Lincoln statue in downtown Kalamazoo
KALAMAZOO, MI -- A nonprofit organization is set to kick off a fundraising campaign to commemorate Abraham Lincoln’s lone public appearance in Michigan with a bronze statue and youth education programs in Kalamazoo.
Police search for missing woman, 23, last seen in the Sturgis area
ST. JOSEPH COUNTY, Mich. — Police are asking for help locating Brittany Nichole Shank, 23, who was last seen in the Sturgis area. Shank was last seen in the 33000 block of Fawn River Road on November 30 just before 10 p.m. It was reported that she was with a white male, approximately 5’6″ – 5’8″ who
St. Joseph authorities looking for missing woman
STURGIS (WKZO AM/FM) -- A St. Joseph County woman has been missing for well over a week and her family has become concerned and filed a missing person’s report to the Sheriff’s Department.
Operation Good Cheer flies into Coldwater Saturday
COLDWATER, MI (WTVB) - Children in foster care in Branch County and around Michigan will get some Christmas joy from above this season. Operation Good Cheer is program of Child and Family Services of Michigan, which coordinates air flights and ground transportion for 20,313 gifts being given to 6,77
Calhoun County Road Department Now Offers Snow Plow Tracking
Calhoun County residents now have the ability to check road conditions before they head out after a snowfall. The Calhoun County Road Department says that a new snowplow tracker is in operation, and allows people to see where the county’s plow trucks have been within the past three hours. In order t
Police say three vehicles involved in Ovid Twp crash
COLDWATER, MI (WTVB) - Michigan State Police are investigating a three vehicle crash in Ovid Township which sent a 43-year-old Hillsdale woman to a Fort Wayne hospital late Thursday afternoon.
Five injured in Saturday afternoon accident
UNION TOWNSHIP, MI (WTVB) - Five persons were injured Saturday afternoon in a two vehicle crash on Burlington Road north of Union City Road. Michigan State Police are investigating. They were assisted by the Branch County Sheriff's Department and Life Care Ambulance.
Comedian Paula Poundstone coming to the Tibbits
COLDWATER, MI (WTVB) - A top act in the comedy business will be coming to the Tibbits Opera House next spring. Paula Poundstone will perform one show on Tibbits stage Thursday, April 11, 2019.
One Airlifted To Hospital After Three Car Crash In Branch County
An three car crash in Branch County Thursday evening resulted in one person being airlifted to the hospital. The Michigan State Police Marshall Post says that their officers were called to the intersection of Angola Rd. and Central Rd. in Branch County's Ovid Township around 5:06pm Thursday. Accordi
Old 27 closed for two hours after crash Thursday
COLDWATER, MI (WTVB) - Michigan State Police are investigating a two vehicle crash with serious injuries which happened shortly after 5:00 p.m.Thursday in Branch County’s Ovid Township. The collision occurred on Central Road west of Angola Road/Old U.S. 27.
Drug bust on Indiana Toll Road leads to arrest
One man was arrested after a traffic stop on the Indiana Toll Road. Just before 1 a.m., on Friday, Dec. 7, an Indiana State Trooper conducted the stop on a white 2009 Cadillac just four miles west of the Howe/LaGrange exit after the driver committed several traffic violations and almost hit an aband
Search and rescue teams serve homeless and help close gaps in missing persons cases
KALAMAZOO, Mich. -- The Greater Michigan Search and Rescue handed out warm clothing and necessities to the homeless at Bronson Park in Kalamazoo Saturday. In return, they asked those receiving the donations to look at photos of missing persons in hopes of getting answers for families all over the st