ARTICLES

Feds award $3.3M to airport

August 4, 2015
| By AP
An airport in the region is getting a federal grant worth roughly $3.3 million to help with projects. Read More

State accuses ex-public health official of spending $510K on psychic

July 28, 2015
| By AP
The former head of a mental health organization in the region is accused of giving $510,000 in public funds to a psychic palm reader in Florida under the guise of health care consulting. Read More

Building owners lose appeal over demolition

July 14, 2015
| By AP
Owners who say their commercial building in the area was demolished without their knowledge have lost an appeal in the case. Read More

Worker dies after accident at business

July 9, 2015
| By AP
A man has died after an accident at a local packaging business. Read More

Plant worker dies after accident

July 8, 2015
| By AP
An employee at an automotive stamping facility in the region has died in an accident. Read More

Business sees $1M in damage after fire

July 2, 2015
| By AP
Officials said a fire at a Grand Rapids business that sent a large plume of smoke wafting over parts of the city caused an estimated $1 million in damage. Read More

State approves Kent County airport authority

July 1, 2015
| By AP
A bill signed by Gov. Rick Snyder is letting Kent County move forward with creating a regional airport authority to run Gerald R. Ford International Airport. Read More

Furniture maker donates land

June 24, 2015
| By AP
Seventy acres of unused property at the lakeshore will be transformed into wetlands, a butterfly habitat, a farm and a hands-on science classroom. Read More

Prosecutors charge deputy with drunken driving

June 17, 2015
| By AP
Prosecutors have charged a sheriff's deputy in the region with drunken driving and attempted resisting and obstructing police. Read More

County dismisses intern working in dad's office

June 12, 2015
| By AP
The daughter of a prosecutor in the region has been fired from a summer internship in his office. Read More