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Plainfield

3 arrested in Medawar robbery, more suspects sought

3 arrested in Medawar robbery, more suspects soughtGrand Rapids Police confirm that three suspects were taken into custody following a 12:35 p.m. traffic stop on eastbound I-96 near M-6. The vehicle was a sedan with Tennessee plates
  • Plainfield
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
World

Reports: ISIL video claims Japanese hostage beheaded

Reports: ISIL video claims Japanese hostage beheadedThe video claims the ransom demands for a second hostage had been changed.
  • World
  • 13 hours, 54 minutes ago
Homepage

Two Marines die in military helicopter crash

Two Marines die in military helicopter crashTwo Marines die in military helicopter crash
  • Homepage
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Homepage

Armed robbery at Northfield Lanes bowling alley

Armed robbery at Northfield Lanes bowling alleyArmed robbery at Northfield Lanes bowling alley
  • Homepage
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Cubs

Chicago Cubs legend Ernie Banks dead at 83

Chicago Cubs legend Ernie Banks dead at 83The Hall of Famer known as "Mr. Cub" hit 512 home runs and won two MVPs over 19 seasons.
  • Cubs
  • 23 hours, 7 minutes ago
News

Manufacturing job fair at Fairlife LLC in Coopersville

Manufacturing job fair at Fairlife LLC in CoopersvilleJob fair at Fairlife LLC in Coopersville
  • News
  • 22 hours, 39 minutes ago
Lakeshore

Confederate gold treasure may be in Lake Michigan

Confederate gold treasure may be in Lake MichiganRoots to a Civil War mystery - Confederate gold treasure - may be in Lake Michigan
  • Lakeshore
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Health

Measles case in Michigan likely related to Disneyland outbreak

Measles case in Michigan likely related to Disneyland outbreakThe measles are here in Michigan. An adult in Oakland County has been diagnosed with the state's first case of 2015, possibly stemming from an outbreak that began at Disneyland before Christmas.
  • Health
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Sparta

Sparta woman escapes after being bound during home invasion

Sparta woman escapes after being bound during home invasionThe robbery happened around 9 a.m. at a home in the 200 block of Alma Street, just north of the city's business district.
  • Sparta
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Local

Court video sheds light on 911 call in woman's murder

Court video sheds light on 911 call in woman's murderVideo of a deputy's testimony is shedding light on the murder of an Allegan County woman, as police continue to search for her husband hundreds of miles away.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
News

Michigan records first child flu death of the year

Michigan records first child flu death of the yearFlu in Michigan has claimed its first child – an adolescent in southeast Michigan, according to the Michigan Department of Community Health.
  • News
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
News

Holiday shoplifting effort nets 28 arrests in Kentwood

Holiday shoplifting effort nets 28 arrests in KentwoodKentwood police stepped-up patrols along 28th Street SE in December
  • News
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Local

One dead in crash near Casnovia

One dead in crash near CasnoviaThe accident happened around 2:45 p.m. Friday on Trent Road between White and Hall roads.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Local

Can you tell if a football is under-inflated?

Can you tell if a football is under-inflated?We put two footballs in the hands of average patrons at a local sporting goods store to see if they could tell the difference.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Lakeshore

Privacky Law aims to make school bus lights brighter, more visible

Privacky Law aims to make school bus lights brighter, more visibleRepublican Holly Hughes wants brighter and more visible lighting on the rear of buses so drivers sharing the road are more clearly notified when the bus is slowing.
  • Lakeshore
  • 21 hours, 25 minutes ago
News

U-M fraternity's national office condemns vandalism

U-M fraternity's national office condemns vandalism"Sigma Alpha Mu does not condone this behavior, which is in violation of the fraternity's risk management policies and standards of conduct."
  • News
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Tech

Huge asteroid will fly by Earth on Monday

Huge asteroid will fly by Earth on MondayA massive asteroid, roughly twice the size of the Rose Bowl, will fly safely by the Earth.
  • Tech
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Kalamazoo

Long-dead woman found in Kalamazoo apartment

Long-dead woman found in Kalamazoo apartmentOfficers responded to the 1300 block of Mills St. on a report of woman dead on a couch in the living room.
  • Kalamazoo
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
News

Vegan vs. Kosher: Prison policy stirs debate

Vegan vs. Kosher: Prison policy stirs debateInmate loses suit to replace vegan menu with kosher food
  • News
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Grand-rapids-west

GR firefighters respond to flames at apartment building

GR firefighters respond to flames at apartment buildingCrews were dispatched to the 1500 block of Alpine Ave. NW, near Richmond St., on reports of smoke filling an apartment.
  • Grand-rapids-west
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Wyoming

Tennessee company buying interest in Metro Health

Tennessee company buying interest in Metro HealthFranklin-based Community Health Systems Inc. announced Friday that its subsidiaries executed a definitive agreement for the purchase of an 80 percent equity interest in Wyoming, Michigan-based Metro Health.
  • Wyoming
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Muskegon

Modern Manufacturing Day connects students, employers

Modern Manufacturing Day connects students, employersIf all goes as planned, some high school students in Muskegon County met their future boss Friday.
  • Muskegon
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Grand-haven

GH cross vote leads to recall effort, new fundraiser

GH cross vote leads to recall effort, new fundraiserA controversial decision to ban a cross on Grand Haven city property is now prompting a fierce response from some private citizens.
  • Grand-haven
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Local

Two hurt in crash with front end loader

Two hurt in crash with front end loaderTwo people were injured in a crash on S. Maple Island Dr. near 60th St.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
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