ARTICLES

Judge sentences man for fireworks store fire

November 15, 2016
| By AP
A man who set a fireworks store in the area ablaze has been sentenced to prison. Read More

Voters approve zoo, museum and 911 proposals

November 9, 2016
| By AP
Kent County voters have approved a proposed tax increase to help fund a zoo and a museum and a proposed surcharge for enhanced 911 services. Read More

Deputies arrest group for stealing $1M in water heaters

October 28, 2016
| By AP
Four men have been arrested in the theft of $1 million worth of tankless water heaters from a warehouse in the area. Read More

Judge stands firm on ballot selfies

October 27, 2016
| By AP
A local judge has refused to suspend her order that allows Michigan voters to take photos of their completed ballots in the Nov. 8 election. Read More

Man falls 20 feet, dies at Michigan fruit storage facility

October 24, 2016
| By AP
Authorities say a 62-year-old man changing light bulbs at a western Michigan fruit storage facility died after falling about 20 feet. Read More

Police arrest off-duty officer for drunken driving

October 21, 2016
| By AP
A 23-year veteran of the Grand Rapids Police Department has been arrested for failing to report an accident and operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. Read More

Shop earns Guinness World Record for longest 'ice cream dessert'

October 20, 2016
| By AP
An ice cream shop in the region has officially set a world record. Read More

Frozen yogurt business tests drone delivery

October 7, 2016
| By AP
A frozen yogurt business in the region is trying out the idea of making deliveries with a drone. Read More

Appeals court reverses ruling on corn maze accident

September 28, 2016
| By AP
Headed to a haunted corn maze during the Halloween season? Watch your step. Read More

State creates public threat alert system

September 22, 2016
| By AP
LANSING — Michigan's new Amber Alert-like system to quickly warn people of mass shootings, terrorist attacks and other nearby threats is operational. Read More