Breaking News from Three Rivers MI

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

Three Rivers softball blasts way to wins

There was a home run derby in Three Rivers Friday night. The Lady Cats put 11 over the fence in their 17-3, 16-6 sweep of Plainwell. On the year, they have pounded 22. “Our Defense struggled a little tonight but our offense made up for it. It’s hard to point out someone who I think stood out because


Three Rivers baseball drops two

Three Rivers dropped a pair of games to Plainwell on the diamond Friday. In the first game, Plainwell won 5-0. The Trojans and Wildcats were tied 0-0 through four innings, then Plainwell scored three times in the fifth and twice more in the sixth.


Michigan boy calls 911 asking for McDonald's, police respond

WYOMING, Mich. (WXYZ) — A 5-year-old Michigan boy had a craving for fast food early Sunday morning and with his grandmother sleeping, he needed help. Possibly not yet savvy to place an online order on Grubhub or UberEats, Iziah Hall grabbed a phone and dialed three digits.


Three Rivers' Karalyn Eldridge is Friday's "Who's Hot"

Three Rivers' Karalyn Eldridge is the "Who's Hot" for Friday. Eldridge clubbed three home runs, hit four singles and drove in six runs as the Lady Wildcats swept Plainwell.


West Michigan men caught with 80 walleyes

LANSING, Mich. — Three West Michigan men were caught with 80 walleyes from the Detroit River on Thursday. Michigan Department of Natural Resources received an anonymous tip that three men had caught too many fish on the Detroit River and were heading towards Grand Rapids on I-96.


Michigan village seeks to sell land to medical pot industry

KALKASKA, Mich. (AP) — A northern Michigan village whose president wants the community to be a pioneer in the medical marijuana industry is planning to sell a portion of its taxpayer-owned land, possibly for the cultivation of cannabis.


Several jailed after warrant service in St. Joseph County

ST. JOSEPH CO., Ind. (ADAMS) – Around 8:30 a.m., on April 17, 2019, the Indiana State Police served a search warrant at a residence located at 19100 Glendale Avenue South Bend, IN. Indiana State Police say this warrant was the result of an ongoing investigation that started with a citizen complaint.


How dispensaries and venues in Michigan are celebrating 420, the unofficial marijuana holiday

DETROIT - There are plenty of events being held Saturday in celebration of 420, the unofficial national marijuana holiday. For those who are not aware, 420 refers to the cannabis-themed celebrations that take place annually April 20.


Michigan drivers pay the highest insurance rates in the U.S.

(KALAMAZOO, MI) (WKZO AM/FM) -- Drivers in Michigan pay more for auto insurance than anywhere else in the United States. High annual premiums are primarily due to Michigan’s unique no-fault insurance system, said Consumer Analyst Penny Gusner, which provides crash victims unlimited lifetime coverage


Girl, 14, drowns in pool in northern Michigan resort

BOYNE FALLS, Mich. — Officials at a northern Michigan resort say a 14-year-old girl has drowned in a pool inside the property. Boyne Mountain Resort officials said in a release Friday the teen was found unresponsive Thursday evening in three feet of water in the resort's Clock Tower Lodge pool. Atte


Michigan father allegedly shot 2-year-old during fight with boy's mom

JACKSON, Mich. - Prosecutors say a man intentionally shot and wounded his 2-year-old son in the face during a fight with the boy’s mother in southern Michigan. The Jackson Citizen Patriot reports 32-year-old Michael Glance of Jackson County’s Blackman Township was arraigned by video Thursday on char


Michigan counties' population from 2010-18, tracked and ranked

From 2010 to 2018, the population in Michigan increased by less than 0.01%, and of the 83 counties, less than half have seen positive gains over the eight-year-period, according to the U.S. Census.


Registered sex offender leaves MH, moves to Michigan

Less than a week after being reported to live in Baxter County, a registered sex offender has moved out of the Twin Lakes Area. Sheriff John Montgomery says 66-year-old Steven Michael McNabb has relocated to Michigan.


Court affirms Michigan man must pay $50k in Islamic marriage agreement

DETROIT - A court says a Detroit-area man must pay his former wife $50,000 under the terms of their Islamic marriage certificate. The man argued that a Wayne County judge exceeded her authority by trying to resolve a religious issue in a divorce. But the Michigan appeals court says Judge Melissa Cox


Missing Dowagiac man found dead in car found at Kelsey Lake Street property

DOWAGIAC — A 78-year-old Dowagiac man reported missing on March 27 was found dead, Cass County Sheriff Richard J. Behnke said Wednesday. Officials believe Larry Waldschmidt had pulled into a driveway of a residence on Kelsey Lake Street west of Decatur Road. The owners were not home, and officials s


County says no to drug tests for employees suspected to be high on marijuana

KALAMAZOO, MI — The Kalamazoo County Board of Commissioners voted down a proposal to add the word “marijuana” to its drug testing policy, that would have allowed drug testing of employees suspected of being high on the plant, which recently became legal in Michigan.


Michigan is cracking down on payroll fraud

LANSING, Mich (WLNS) - A new unit within the Michigan Attorney General’s Office will crack down on companies committing payroll fraud. Businesses stole about $429 million in wages and overtime pay from Michigan workers between 2013 and 2015. Payroll fraud effects more than 2.8 million workers accord


Everything You Need to Know About Legal Weed in Michigan

While medical marijuana has been under federal threat since Jeff Sessions became attorney general, a deal reached just last week with lawmakers seems to have safeguarded states’ legal marijuana programs, leading many in Michigan to take a deep (or, um, very deep) breath of relief. Since we’ve all do


MI veterans return home from honorary celebration

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — 84 veterans accompanied by volunteers will be returning home tonight after they took flight to the nation's capital for an honorary celebration Saturday morning.


Mich. man pleads guilty to drug charge

GOSHEN — A Michigan man charged with two counts of drug dealing has admitted to a lesser charge in court. Brad Oleksyn, 60, of Lawton, Michigan, was arrested March 25, 2018, after police stopped the vehicle he was driving when they saw it weaving and going at inconsistent speeds.