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Stranger gives first aid to man stabbed in fight

Stranger gives first aid to man stabbed in fightA man stabbed in the throat and back during a fight early Saturday morning is still in critical condition, but is expected to survive
  • News
  • 14 hours, 24 minutes ago
Holland-zeeland

Zeeland HS Dutch Dancers going for world record

Zeeland HS Dutch Dancers going for world recordMembers of Zeeland High School's Dutch Dancers filled the streets of downtown Zeeland Monday night.
  • Holland-zeeland
  • 14 hours, 40 minutes ago
Politics

Congressman outlines opposition to proposed nuclear waste facility

Congressman outlines opposition to proposed nuclear waste facilityU.S. Rep. Dan Kildee visited G.R. and said 19 members of Congress have joined his efforts to protect the Great Lakes.
  • Politics
  • 15 hours, 9 minutes ago
Crime

Murder suspect sought after being seen in Allegan Co.

Murder suspect sought after being seen in Allegan Co.Police say Monty Menefee killed his mother Saturday morning in Berrien County.
  • Crime
  • 15 hours, 24 minutes ago
Sports

Wings dropped by Lightning, 5-2; series heads to Game 7

Wings dropped by Lightning, 5-2; series heads to Game 7Game 7 is Wednesday at Amalie Arena, where the Wings already have won twice in the series, including 4-0 this past Saturday.
  • Sports
  • 15 hours, 57 minutes ago
Politics

Only 1 in 5 expected to vote on Michigan roads, sales tax

Only 1 in 5 expected to vote on Michigan roads, sales taxIf 1.5 million people vote on Proposal 1 on May 5, that would equate to a turnout of about 21% of registered voters -- similar to the turnout in many primaries.
  • Politics
  • 16 hours, 22 minutes ago
Kentwood

Update: Man killed crossing Broadmoor Ave.

Update: Man killed crossing Broadmoor Ave.A pedestrian was killed after being struck while crossing Broadmoor Avenue at 44th Street SE.
  • Kentwood
  • 18 hours, 37 minutes ago
Local

Paul Jones: 'Maybe I ran Shannon down,' friend recalls

Paul Jones: 'Maybe I ran Shannon down,' friend recallsThe Shannon Siders murder trial entered its second week and Monday witnesses testified Paul Jones may have known Shannon was dead months before her body was found.
  • Local
  • 18 hours, 39 minutes ago
Grand Rapids Metro

West Michigan can support recovery efforts in Nepal

West Michigan can support recovery efforts in NepalRed Cross of Greater Grand Rapids executive director Mike Mitchell joined the WZZM 13 News at 5 discuss ways to help.
  • Grand Rapids Metro
  • 18 hours, 40 minutes ago
Grand Rapids Metro

G.R. leaders to discuss ShotSpotter technology

G.R. leaders to discuss ShotSpotter technologyShotSpotter is designed to determine where gunshots are fired.
  • Grand Rapids Metro
  • 18 hours, 41 minutes ago
Grand Rapids Metro

Man admits to fatal Grand Rapids strangling

Man admits to fatal Grand Rapids stranglingThe murder victim died in a fight after he slapped a woman.
  • Grand Rapids Metro
  • 20 hours, 19 minutes ago
Lakeshore

Chicago skyline mirage spotted in Michigan

Chicago skyline mirage spotted in MichiganA combination of cold water, warm air, and the right weather conditions caused a meteorological phenomenon recently over Lake Michigan.
  • Lakeshore
  • 20 hours, 35 minutes ago
Grand-haven

Woman pleads no contest in fatal wrong-way crash

Woman pleads no contest in fatal wrong-way crashHeather Luke entered the plea Monday morning in Grand Haven Circuit Court. She pleaded no contest to operating while intoxicated causing death, and manslaughter with a motor vehicle. She will be sentenced on June 1.
  • Grand-haven
  • 23 hours, 12 minutes ago
Muskegon

Artistic birds land in Muskegon

Artistic birds land in MuskegonThey are part of an art installation perched throughout downtown Muskegon.
  • Muskegon
  • 1 day ago
Wake-up-west-mich

Weekend wake up: The Corner Bar

Weekend wake up: The Corner BarSaturday Weekend wake up: the Corner Bar
  • Wake-up-west-mich
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Lakeshore

Two years later, search for Jessica continues

Two years later, search for Jessica continuesTwo years ago today, Jessica Heeringa disappeared from her workplace in Norton Shores.
  • Lakeshore
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Local

Grand Rapids museums celebrate fourth annual Museum Free For All

Grand Rapids museums celebrate fourth annual Museum Free For AllGrand Rapids museums celebrate fourth annual Museum Free For All
  • Local
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Muskegon

Community helps search for missing women

Community helps search for missing womenA small group canvassed neighborhoods surrounding Mercy Health's Hackley Campus and the Norton Shores gas station where Heeringa worked
  • Muskegon
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Grand-rapids-central

Explore Grand Rapids' historical riverwalk with new app tour

Explore Grand Rapids' historical riverwalk with new app tourThe Grand River has always played a key role in Grand Rapids' history, now you can go back in time and admire historical sites along the city's greatest natural resource.
  • Grand-rapids-central
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Wake-up-west-mich

Weekend wake up- the Corner Bar

Weekend wake up- the Corner BarSunday morning's wake up comes from diners at the Corner Bar in Rockford
  • Wake-up-west-mich
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Muskegon

Earth Fair at Reeths-Puffer Elementary

Earth Fair at Reeths-Puffer ElementaryEarth Week wrapped up in Muskegon on Saturday with an Earth Fair at Reeths-Puffer Elementary School
  • Muskegon
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Local

Grand Valley State class of 2015 graduates

Grand Valley State class of 2015 graduatesGrand Valley State class of 2015 graduates
  • Local
  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Grand Rapids Metro

Police hold prescription drug take-back day

Police hold prescription drug take-back dayOfficers say be sure to remove or black-out any personal information from the bottles.
  • Grand Rapids Metro
  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Grand Rapids Metro

More than 1,500 perform in LiveArts at Van Andel Arena

More than 1,500 perform in LiveArts at Van Andel ArenaThe Grand Rapids Symphony, Grand Rapids Ballet, Opera Grand Rapids, and Broadway Grand Rapids come together tonight for what's being called LiveArts.
  • Grand Rapids Metro
  • 3 days, 11 hours ago
Grand Rapids Metro

Local transgender woman describes her experience

Local transgender woman describes her experienceAhead of Bruce Jenner's interview airing, WZZM 13 spoke with a local transgender woman about her own experience.
  • Grand Rapids Metro
  • 3 days, 11 hours ago
Grand Rapids Metro

Hotels packed as sporting events bring teams to the area

Hotels packed as sporting events bring teams to the areaThe West Michigan Sports Commission says this is the first of four particularly busy weekends.
  • Grand Rapids Metro
  • 3 days, 11 hours ago
Kentwood

Jewelry store employee shoots at attempted robbers

Jewelry store employee shoots at attempted robbersThe would-be holdup happened around 11:15 a.m. at Juhas and Sullivan Jewelry, located at 1100 East Paris SE. The store sells Rolex watches, which have been the target of recent heists at other local jewelers.
  • Kentwood
  • 3 days, 11 hours ago