ISABELLA COUNTY, Mich. — A man convicted of jury tampering, after passing out pamphlets on a public sidewalk in front of the Mecosta County courthouse and sentenced to jail time, is out on bond after an emergency hearing Friday evening. Friday morning Keith Wood was sentenced to eight weekends in jail and six months of probation plus fines, convicted of a one-year misdemeanor as a first-time offender.
BIG RAPIDS, Mich. — A man convicted of jury tampering, after passing out pamphlets on a sidewalk in front of the Mecosta County courthouse, will be Friday. Last month, a jury of six found Keith Wood guilty convicting him of attempting to influence a jury in Mecosta County. Wood is a former pastor and father of seven who was initially charged with a five-year felony for obstructing justice and the one-year misdemeanor jury tampering.
ROCKFORD, Mich. -- As we continue our Forever Home series, FOX 17 shares the stories of kids statewide living in foster care: their hopes and dreams, including being adopted. Tuesday we took Darnell, 11, kayaking for his first time along the Rogue River in Rockford. In no time Darnell showed us his love of water and the outdoors; he was a natural. "This is great!" he shouted to the cameras about a half-hour into his trip. Darnell is a joy to be around, he's fun-loving and a fast-learner.
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Selecting a term
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Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
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Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
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are used.) For example, search for democrat OR republican to find results that refer to
Democrats and/or Republicans.
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
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