3:21 pm
Mon October 27, 2014

Former Vicksburg Manager Escapes Jail Time

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Crawford was ordered to pay more than $13,000 is restitution following his conviction on embezzlement charges.
KALAMAZOO, MI - Standing with his attorney Monday morning, former Vicksburg village manager Matthew Crawford said he was sorry for stealing money from the village and told a Kalamazoo County judge that he "never intentionally did anything to harm the community."
2:00 pm
Thu August 28, 2014

Former Vicksburg Manager to Plead Guilty

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The deal with prosecutors was reached earlier this week, according to court documents.
VICKSBURG, MI - Former Vicksburg village manager Matt Crawford will plead guilty next week to stealing more than $13,000 of the village's money, according to documents filed in Kalamazoo County Circuit Court.
6:54 pm
Thu August 21, 2014

Vicksburg Village Council Member Charged With Illegally Transporting Medical Marijuana

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Marc Boyer says he's been a medical marijuana card holder for more than four years
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
VICKSBURG, MI - A Vicksburg village councilman has been charged with improperly transporting medical marijuana. Marc A. Boyer, 50, is charged with one count of improper transportation of medical marijuana in a vehicle, a misdemeanor punishable by up to 93 days in jail.
3:42 pm
Wed July 30, 2014

Ex-Vicksburg Village Manager Heads to Court

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Crawford quit in 2013 after serving as the village's top administrator for 12 years.
VICKSBURG, MI - Former Vicksburg village manager Matt Crawford will stand trial on charges that he stole more than $13,000 of the village's money. Crawford's case was bound over to Kalamazoo County Circuit Court Wednesday after he waived a preliminary examination hearing before District Judge Robert C. Kropf, a district court official said.
8:19 am
Mon July 28, 2014

Vicksburg Trustee Accuses Village Officials of Corruption in YouTube Video

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Fellow village officials deny allegations by trustee Marc Boyer
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
VICKSBURG, MI -- A Vicksburg Village Council trustee has posted several videos on YouTube accusing current and past village officials with corruption and cover up. Marc Boyer, a council trustee for four years, has made five YouTube videos in the past month in which he goes on a rant about what he calls "institutional corruption" in the village and a "cover up of Watergate proportions."