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  • Police Locate Missing Person, K9 Nellie On The Call - April 20, 2018 at 6:45 am

         Sheriff Richard Behnke reports that his Deputies responded to a hiker that had become lost in the trails at TK Lawless Park, 14932 Monkey Run, in Vandalia, Newberg Twp., Cass County, Michigan Thursday  Cass County Dispatch was in phone contact with the lost female for approx. 15 minutes, trying to direct her out of the trails. When that failed they directed her to stop where she was until Read more…

  • Parole Check Leads To Arrest For Heroin. - April 20, 2018 at 6:40 am

         The Cass County Drug Enforcement Team announces that on Tuesday detectives conducted a parole check in the 58000 block of M-40 N in Newberg Twp with agents from the Michigan Department of Corrections. Upon searching the residence detectives discovered heroin and heroin paraphernalia. The parolee, a 37 year old male, was arrested on charges of possession of heroin. His name is being held pending arraignment in District Court Read more…

  • Warrent Arrest Leads Drug Charges And Recovery Of Stolen Car In Dowagiac - April 20, 2018 at 6:37 am

               Wednesday detectives received information about a stolen vehicle in the 100 block of Oak St in the City of Dowagiac. Detectives located a vehicle matching the description and observed a white male getting into the driver’s seat. Detectives approached and made contact with the subject who was found to have an unrelated warrant. Upon searching his person, detectives located methamphetamine and methamphetamine paraphernalia. The vehicle Read more…

  • WHFB Weekly Fishing Report - April 20, 2018 at 6:32 am

              Here’s your WHFB weekly fishing report with information from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. In St. Joseph, poor weather slowed fishing however when boats could get out, they were catching good numbers of coho south of the piers when trolling small crank baits in 25 to 30 feet. Pier anglers caught coho and whitefish on spawn and worms. At the St. Joseph River, a lot Read more…

  • Michigan Urges Awareness During Child Abuse Awareness Month - April 20, 2018 at 6:31 am

              As part of Child Abuse Prevention Month outreach efforts, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) is urging Michigan citizens to learn about the state’s Safe Delivery Law, and how they can help keep babies safe by promoting awareness of the statute. To highlight the importance of this potentially life-saving law, April 20 has been proclaimed Safe Delivery of Newborns Day by Gov. Rick Read more…


News From Around The World

  • After Facebook scrutiny, is Google next?

    Chesnot/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Facebook has taken the lion’s share of scrutiny from Congress and the media for its data-handling practices that allow savvy marketers and political agents to target specific audiences, but it’s far from alone. YouTube, Google and Twitter also have giant platforms awash in more videos, posts and pages than any set of human eyes could ever check. Their methods of serving ads against this sea of Read more…

  • Alec Baldwin, Alyssa Milano, Amy Schumer among celebs part of new anti-NRA initiative

    ABC/Justin Jay(NEW YORK) — Alyssa Milano, Amy Schumer and Alec Baldwin are among the celebrities and activists who have joined forces to launch a new initiative aimed at dismantling the National Rifle Association. The No Rifle Association initiative — #NoRA – announced its intent in a letter to NRA Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre Friday. It was signed by over 130 celebrities and activists, including Ashley Judd, Don Cheadle, Minnie Read more…