December 7, 2017 RSS feed / Courts

Hearing postponed for man charged with heroin death

A 21-year-old former Wisconsin man charged with delivery of a controlled substance causing death was in court again on Tuesday.  Preston Weaver was arraigned last week in connection with the heroin overdose death of 31-year-old Kevin D. More...

Did accident lead to drinking? Strange case.

Drinking is the cause for many automobile accidents. More...

Magistrate Court

Scott S. Czarnecki, 27, 9574 11 Mile Road, Bear Lake — Speeding 60 mph in 55 zone; $120 fines and costs.  Geraldine O. Galla, 74, 1922 E. Darga Road — Failed to purchase dog license; $232 fines and costs.  Kristin N. St. More...

86th District Court

David C. Thomas, 32, P.O. Box 265, Northport — Sentenced to 25 days in jail for operating while intoxicated/ impaired, second offense; to pay $1,225 in fines and costs, plus restitution of $879.  More...

Appeals Court sides with course, which won’t pay property taxes

The owner of Northport Creek Golf Course (NCGC) will not have to pay property taxes, according to a decision made by the State of Michigan Court of Appeals.  The Township Board, which had prevailed in two earlier decisions, has yet to determine More...

Dispatch Blotter

Thursday, Nov. 30  7:37 a.m. — Solon Township — Caller states neighbor is not home. There’s a white van backed up in the driveway. Possibly moving stuff in. It was a remodeling team.  9:42 a.m. More...