Covid 19 Information

Michigan
Wendy Jarvis
Trial Court Director/FOC
  • 1092 Newell Street, PO Box 885
    White Cloud, MI 49349
    M-F 8am – 12pm and 1pm – 5pm

  • (231) 689-7252
    (231) 689-7015

Courts across Michigan are currently conducting many matters remotely via Zoom to keep the community safe and reduce the spread of COVID-19.  Michigan Courts must meet certain criteria which places them in phases.  These phases are based on the amount of COVID-19 in each county and impact a court’s ability to have parties and visitors in the courthouse and the types of services that can be provided in-person.

The Newaygo County Courthouse is currently in Phase 1.  Please see the attached Local Administrative Order and Press Release further explaining this phase.

Newaygo Phase 1 LAO Signed 4.13.21

Press Release Newaygo County Courthouse Phase 1 4.13.21

Remote Appearance

Please see our remote appearance info below for more details and tips on how to appear successful via Zoom.  After reviewing the information, if you still need assistance with appearing remotely, please contact the Circuit Court at (231) 689-7252 or circuitcourt@co.newaygo.mi.us.

Circuit Court Appearance Information

Referee Paige Zoom Invite Instructions

Jury Information

For more information about jury service during the COVID-19 pandemic, please visit our Jury Information page.  Additional questions can be directed to (231) 689-7252 or circuitcourt@co.newaygo.mi.us.  

Friend of the Court

COVID-19 has presented challenges for those who exchange children for parenting time.  Please see the COVID-19 Parenting Time Memo 2020 and additional content for more information or contact the Friend of the Court at 1-877-543-2660 or foc@co.newaygo.mi.us.

COVID 19 Parenting Time Memo 2020