A 65-year-old Grand Haven woman has been ordered to serve 15 days in jail for setting fire to a mobile home last summer.
GRAND RAPIDS — A former school-district maintenance worker accused of sexually assaulting a teenage girl last summer still is expected to stand trial in West Michigan despite her death, which is being investigated as a homicide.
A Muskegon man will spend at least five years in prison for an assault on his girlfriend in Olive Township last summer.
Heather Marie McFerrin, 34, was then sentenced Monday to 15-25 years prison for the April 15, 2017, stabbing death of Rauch, a 26-year-old Allendale man.
The next court hearing for Ryan Charles Dime, 31, will be his arraignment in Circuit Court on Feb. 19.
Wendell Popejoy’s trial is scheduled for June 5-6 in front of Judge Karen Miedema. A final pre-trial conference is set for May 7.
The former sports doctor whose serial sexual abuse of girls and young women upended the gymnastics world was sentenced Monday to a third prison term of 40 to 125 years for molesting young athletes at an elite Michigan training center.
Two of the man's daughters had just told the judge that they and another sister had been sexually abused by Nassar under the guise of medical treatment. Their father, Randall Margraves, told the judge he was a "distraught father."
LANSING — Larry Nassar, the sports doctor accused of sexually assaulting more than 150 women and girls, will be confronted again this week by scores of victims as he faces another prison sentence for molesting gymnasts.
A 48-year-old Kentwood man with a history of drunken driving will spend up to 10 years in prison for an incident in Grand Haven last summer with two young children in the car.
A 45-year-old Grand Haven woman apologized for a drunken driving crash in Grand Haven on Aug. 23, 2017.
Darveaille Blakeney, 25, was sentenced Monday by Judge Karen Miedema for shooting the victim 13 times on Oct. 19, 2016.
Jeffrey Willis' trial for the kidnapping and murder of Jessica Heeringa has been delayed until May. The trial was originally scheduled to start in March.
LANSING — Some parents thought they were misinterpreting the doctor's techniques. Others assumed their children were lying or mistaken.
LANSING — A decades-long sentence for Michigan sports doctor Larry Nassar ensures he won't be free again. But the conclusion of an extraordinary seven-day court hearing doesn't close the book on the scandal.