St. Joseph

fire trucks
WKAR File Photo

Authorities say firefighters and officers rushed into a southwestern Michigan home to rescue a person who set the home on fire.

Photo: WKAR

The remains of a Navy radioman killed in a World War II plane crash have been returned to his western Michigan hometown. A military escort carried the casket of Navy Reserve Aviation Radioman 2nd Class Albert Rybarczyk into a St. Joseph funeral home on Thursday.

Michigan State Police
Michigan State Police

 A 21-year-old Indiana man convicted in an attack on a Michigan State Police trooper is expected to be behind bars for at least 14 years.