Breaking News from Marshall MI

Find the latest Marshall MI News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

Drugs found at multiple locations in Calhoun County

CALHOUN COUNTY, Mich. — Calhoun County deputies said they arrested several people following a drug trafficking investigation Wednesday morning. The arrests were made in the city of Albion and Sheridan Township.


West Michigan family evacuated after violence during Haiti mission trip

ALLEGAN, Mich. — A West Michigan family was evacuated from the home they were staying in the mountains after violence broke out during a missionary trip to Haiti. The U.S. State Department told people not to travel Haiti due to the crime and civil unrest. All non-emergency U.S. personnel and their f


West Michigan woman sentenced for stealing patients' Valium

GRAND RAPIDS — A former Kalamazoo woman was sentenced to over six years in federal prison for stealing Valium from her special needs patients Wednesday, Feb. 20. Kristie Ann Mollohan, 42, currently lives in Cosby, Tenn., but was living and working in West Michigan in August 2016. At the time, she wa


Michigan State Police: Get ready for widespread, lengthy power outages

MID-MICHIGAN (WJRT) (2/22/2019) - Consumers Energy is planning ahead for the prospect of widespread power outages caused by high winds this weekend. The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Watch for all of Mid-Michigan along and south of U.S. 10 for Sunday. A Winter Storm Watch is in eff


Michigan appeals court: Medical pot patient can be denied job

A Dimondale woman whose employment offer was rescinded after a positive marijuana screen may appeal her case to the Michigan Supreme Court. An appellate panel ruled this week that Michigan’s medical marijuana law did not protect Angela Eplee from the Lansing Board of Water and Light’s workplace drug


Quincy bit by turnover bug in tough loss to Marshall

By Troy Tennysonttennyson@thedailyreporter.comTwitter: @ttennysonTDR — QUINCY — Coming off a conference championship clinching win over Bronson Tuesday night, the Quincy Orioles had a quick turnaround Wednesday as they hosted the Marshall Redhawks in non-conference basketball action.


Johanna Willis sentenced to between 5 years, 5 months and 15 years in prison

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — Johanna Willis was sentenced Friday to spend as many as 15 years in prison, with a minimum of 5 years and 5 months. Just before the sentencing in a Calhoun County courtroom, Willis apologized.


Historic Marshall Mansion Transformed Into A New Bed & Breakfast

Last year Katy Banfield purchased a unique house located at 1110 Verona Rd in Marshall, Michigan. After working for Kellogg's for 26 years, she had no plans on quitting anytime soon. That all changed once she and her daughter moved into her new house, she told Fox 17: "You walk in, and it’s just lik

103.3 WKFR

Bomb cyclone: Michigan to be hit with 50 mph winds

Michigan will be hit this weekend with a low-pressure system that has the potential to turn into a "bomb cyclone," meteorologists said Friday. Strong wind gusts in excess of 50 mph are possible Sunday, the National Weather Service.


Cities in Michigan with the most affordable housing

Housing affordability is a top consideration when determining where to live. In 2018, the economy was strong and real estate prices went up. In 2019, many are predicting a downturn in the housing market.


This Michigan Bakery Has Possibly The Best Paczki Filling

Paczki Day will soon be here, I'm starting to think of what kind of paczki I'm gonna get. For the longest time, blueberry jelly was my go-to flavor. Then I discovered bavarian creme filling and it was all over from there. But I just recently discovered a bakery in Michigan that has, quite possibly,

103.3 WKFR

Orioles fall to Marshall in non conference action

QUINCY, MI (WTVB) - In high school basketball, the Marshall Red Hawks used a 17-4 second quarter to defeat the Quincy Orioles 59-34 Wednesday in a non-conference game which was also Quincy’s last home game of the season.


Marshall man killed in crash that took hours to discover

MARSHALL TOWNSHIP, MI (WTVB) - A 65-year-old Marshall man was killed in a rollover accident that the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Department says apparently happened sometime during the night before it was discovered Saturday morning.


Weather 'bomb' possible in Michigan this weekend: What to know

DETROIT - The right mix of weather conditions this weekend in Michigan, including in Metro Detroit, will likely satisfy "bomb" criteria. No, it's not a word used to hype up weather. It's an actual meteorological term. So what does it all mean?


Michigan Eats Honda Accord

If a street has been barricaded for construction, it’s not wise to drive past those barricades, lest you injure a construction worker. There also might be a massive hole in the street, like this one, on Goodson Street in Hamtramck, Michigan.


Water main break in Battle Creek

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — City officials said Hamblin Avenue was partially closed Friday morning due to a water main break. They said the impacted area is from Capital Avenue SW to the west side of Full Blast, on West Hamblin Avenue.


Marijuana most prevalent drug in Michigan roadside testing, police find

A trial program of a five-minute roadside drug test conducted last year in Michigan found most of the drivers suspected of impairment had marijuana in their system. The Michigan State Police have wrapped up their report on the pilot program, which put Alere DDS2 saliva test devices in the hands of 3


More "hidden fees" alleged at BCBS of Michigan

A nonprofit company in Michigan filed a lawsuit this week against Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, alleging the health insurance company "illegally skimmed" extra money from the company in the form of "hidden fees."


Do You Know These 52 Things About Michigan?

I was burning some internet time and stumbled across some things I knew and mostly didn't know about the great state of Michigan. 1. Michigan is the only state that consists of two peninsulas that include an upper and a lower. Florida is known for being called the Peninsula State...but we know who t


Police: Couple thought plot to murder Michigan soldier untraceable on Snapchat

ST. JOSEPH, Mich. - A woman and her boyfriend were deployed with the U.S. Army in South Korea when they conspired via Snapchat to kill her husband so she could claim the life insurance money, police in Michigan said.