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CONSTANTINE, Mich. — A 27-year-old Constantine man was arrested after crashing his vehicle into a ditch to end a high-speed police chase in St. Joseph County.

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EDWARDSBURG, Mich. — An Elkhart woman was injured Sunday when she rear-ended another vehicle making a left turn off U.S. 12 at Fir Road in Milton Township.

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CENTREVILLE, Mich. — A 19-year-old Three Rivers resident was killed Tuesday when her vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree in Nottawa Township.

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ELKHART — Elkhart County saw a 0.4 percent increase in population between 2018 and 2019, twice the growth rate for the five counties that make up the South Bend-Elkhart Regional Partnership.

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NILES, Mich. — A more than 12-hour armed standoff with police at a residence in Cass County ended early Thursday, first with the release of a child and, after authorities stormed the house, the arrest of a man and woman. 

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DOWAGIAC, Mich. — A Dowagiac man faces life in prison a fter he was convicted of multiple drug crimes in Cass County Circuit Court.

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ADAMSVILLE, Mich. —  An Edwardsburg man was taken to the hospital with injuries following a crash Thursday in Cass County.

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DETROIT (AP) — A "well-organized machine" of thieves appears to be behind the theft of tons of apples and pumpkins from orchards and farms in Michigan and Indiana, according to authorities.

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WHITE PIGEON, Mich. — A police officer from the Bristol Police Department fatally shot a man who rammed his patrol car following a pursuit across the state line into White Pigeon early Friday. 

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LANSING, Mich. — Aerial treatment covering more than 557,000 acres targeting 14 counties  has been completed to help combat eastern equine encephalitis (EEE), the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services announced Tuesday.

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CASSOPOLIS, Mich. — A Cass County jury found a Cassopolis man guilty Wednesday of receiving and concealing a 1996 Ram pickup truck that had been stolen from an Elkhart business.

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THREE RIVERS, Mich. — Police are investigating the death of a 1-year-old girl who drowned Thursday in a pool at her home despite safety precautions taken by the family.   

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MASON TOWNSHIP, Mich. — An ATV crash on private property in the 20000 block of Old M205 in Mason Township injured an Edwardsburg man.

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VANDALIA, Mich — A 50-year-old Aurora, Illinois, man was transported to Elkhart General Hospital in critical condition Saturday after being knocked off a dock by his sons and into the water at Donnell Lake. 

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NEWBERG TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A 28-year-old man riding in the bed of a pickup truck fell out when the driver drove through a curve. 

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MARSHALL, Mich. — Two children were killed and two others were seriously injured Friday when a pickup truck rear-ended their horse-drawn carriage in Branch County's Algansee Township, police said.

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A damaged truck sits on the side of the road after an accident involving a horse-drawn carriage on Friday, June 7, 2019 in California Township, Mich. Michigan State Police said the pick up truck was headed southbound when the driver rear ended an Amish, horse-drawn carriage. Two adults and f…

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PORTER TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A Bristol man was injured Sunday morning in a hit-and-run crash in Porter Township, according to the Cass County Sheriff’s Office.

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PORTER TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A Cass County man was injured Saturday while standing inside his garage when a driver on the road lost control and crashed into the garage, according to Cass County Sheriff Richard J. Behnke. 

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DOWAGIAC, Mich. — Southwestern Michigan College’s $9.6-million nursing project remains on track for Nov. 1 completion, according to college officials.

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DOWAGIAC, Mich. — Southwestern Michigan College student Ethan Pawelski, of Cassopolis, Michigan, earned a $2,500 scholarship as national Student Developer Champion for software development at the League for Innovation in the Community College’s conference in National Harbor, Maryland.

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VANDALIA, Mich. — A woman hiking the trails at TK Lawless Park with her dog required the help of Cass County deputies after being unable to find her way out.

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CENTREVILLE, MICH. — It won’t be long before agricultural students will be gaining valuable first-hand experience actually farming over 65 tillable acres of ground on the campus of Glen Oaks Community College.

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DELHI TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Sidestepping the debate over gun laws, Michigan’s law enforcement and education leaders on Thursday proposed a $120 million security plan that includes staffing schools with more police and counselors in light of last month’s shooting massacre at a Florida high school.

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DOWAGIAC, Mich. — Southwestern Michigan College debuted its remodeled and enlarged art gallery at a reception on Feb. 14 by showcasing alumna Jessika Clement’s series of eight outsized oil paintings, “The Generous Deceit of Elusive Darkness.”

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CASSOPOLIS — Join the SWxSW Corner CISMA for a free event on forest pests and tree health FROM 6 - 7 P.M. on Feb. 6  at the Cassopolis Main Library.

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