gradient
goingon
TODAY IS Monday December 11th
Michigan Attorney General Investigating Branch Co. Prosecutor
Wednesday Dec 06, 2017 10:55am
Coldwater, MI

By: Mike Stiles

(UNDATED) – An investigation of Branch County Prosecutor Ralph Kimble now involves the Michigan Attorney General.

According to WWMT, the Attorney General's office is not saying much about this matter, but a letter does confirm that an open investigation into Kimble is underway.

It was reported two weeks ago that three women who worked at the Branch County Courthouse said Kimble made advances and inappropriate sexual comments towards them. One of those workers filed a civil rights complaint for sexual harassment and retaliation with the Michigan Department of Civil Rights.

One of the women still works at the Courthouse, while the other two are no longer employed there. One of the former employees is Evon Staley. She filed a lawsuit against Kimble in October, claiming that he touched her inappropriately and called her at night to talk about sex.

The other two women wish to remain anonymous.

Kimble released a statement saying he denies all allegations of sexual harassment. He says Staley's lawsuit is in retaliation for her firing because of her involvement in an illegal marijuana growing and manufacturing operation at her house.

WWMT is also reporting that a day after the story first broke, video of Kimble going on a rant at the courthouse surfaced. Security at the building was tightened because of that incident.


(12-08-2017) • SCCF Announces 2018 Lilly Endowment Community Scholar
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Steuben County Community Foundation • Angola, IN
(12-08-2017) • Late Friday Morning Fire
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: 2520 West 100 North • Angola, IN
(12-08-2017) • Defiance College Showcases Handel's Messiah
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Defiance, OH
(12-08-2017) • Steuben County's Liechty Elected to IACC District Office
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Steuben County Commissioners Office • Angola, IN
(12-08-2017) • Thursday Night Power Outage
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(12-07-2017) • Rathburn Named as Steuben County Community Foundation Lilly Scholar
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Prairie Heights Community Schools • LaGrange, IN
(12-07-2017) • Snow Showers A Reminder To Get Ready For Winter
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: NE Indiana - SE Michigan - NW Ohio
(12-07-2017) • New High School Graduation Requirements for Hoosier Students
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Indianapolis, IN
(12-07-2017) • Trine Developing Physical Therapy Assistant Program
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Trine University
(12-07-2017) • Defiance Hospital Has New Leadership
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Defiance Regional Hospital • Defiance, OH
(12-07-2017) • Steuben County Plan Commission Reviews Petitions
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(12-07-2017) • Cameron Working with Claimaid to Provide Eligibilty Services
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Cameron Hospital, 416 E. Maumee Street • Angola, IN
(12-06-2017) • More Jobs Coming to a Northwest Ohio Manufacturer
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Montpelier, OH
(12-06-2017) • Area Fire Department Rated Among Top 2%
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Bryan, OH
(12-06-2017) • Trine Class of 2017 sees 99% Employed; More Working in Region
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(12-06-2017) • Michigan Attorney General Investigating Branch Co. Prosecutor
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Coldwater, MI
(12-06-2017) • Quincy Police Chief Resigns
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Quincy, MI
(12-06-2017) • Stroh Man Jailed on Warrant in Noble County
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Albion, IN
(12-05-2017) • Fremont Inducting First Round to Hall of Fame this Saturday
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Fremont Community Schools • Fremont, IN
(12-05-2017) • Four Vehicle Crash in Whitley County Injures Two
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Whitley County, IN
(12-05-2017) • LaGrange County Commissioners Hold Brief Meeting
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(12-05-2017) • Wind Advisory Tuesday
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: NE Indiana - SE Michigan - NW Ohio
(12-05-2017) • Fire Bellows at Metal X Monday Afternoon
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Metal X - 295 Commerce Drive • Waterloo, IN
(12-05-2017) • Firefighters to Utilize Agility Testing
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(12-05-2017) • Community Humane Shelter Approaching Another Record year
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(12-05-2017) • Trine Exhibit Looks at Tri-State Women in Engineering
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Trine University • Angola, IN
(12-04-2017) • Metal X Fire
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Waterloo, IN
(12-04-2017) • Christmas Trees Displayed at Trine University
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Trine University - Rick L. and Vicki L. James University Center • Angola, IN
(12-04-2017) • Town of Clear Lake Board Special Session Monday
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Town of Clear Lake • Fremont, IN
(12-04-2017) • Drone Assist in Police Search
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Garrett, IN
(12-04-2017) • Man Injured After Motorcyle Chase
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Avilla, IN
(12-04-2017) • Man Dies in Crash
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Auburn, IN
(12-04-2017) • Man Suffers Broken Leg in Motorcycle Crash
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Goshen, IN
(12-03-2017) • Advance Warning of Temporary Road Closing for Paving Work
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Shoup Street - City of Angola • Angola, IN






pfc

businesses