Susan Sniegowski will be the first female judge to serve the 51st Circuit Court.
The man who fled police from the Mason County Courthouse, is given an additional three months in jail.
A Pentwater woman is injured after a one-vehicle crash. The Mason County Sheriff's Office reports the accident happened Sunday around 4am. 22-year-old Kristi Lyn Cherry, crashed into a ditch after failing to stop at the Marrison Road stop sign. The accident wasn't reported until 9:15 a.m. when a passerby saw her car. Cherry was treated at Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital and then transferred to Spectrum in Grand Rapids.