ALLENDALE TWP. — Two children were injured when their father’s car slid on icy roads through a stop sign at an Allendale-area intersection late Sunday afternoon.
About 10 miles of southbound U.S. 31 in the Muskegon area were closed following multiple car crashes, according to dispatch.
The Coast Guard is warning of unstable ice conditions due to the warming temperatures in Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota and much of the Great Lakes.
A home in the 1300 block of Wilson Road in Norton Shores was damaged by fire Wednesday evening.
SPRING LAKE TWP. — Officials are still investigating a New Year’s Eve fire that destroyed a Spring Lake Township man’s home.
A Spring Lake man rushed his 11-year-old grandson out of his home into the cold Sunday evening as flames quickly flared out of the older house.
Taylor Avenue is closed between Sheldon Road and Hillcrest Street due to a water main break Friday morning.
UPDATE (3:30 p.m.) - Scanner traffic indicates people are still sliding off the highways, but Ottawa County Sgt. Steve Austin said things have slowed down considerably in the last couple of hours.
Update (4:15 p.m.) Isaac Lewis, 43, of Muskegon Heights, was the driver of the SUV.
The bicyclist was struck by a vehicle on 16th Street at U.S. 31 in Holland on Monday evening.
SPRING LAKE TWP. — Firefighters put out a garbage truck fire Friday afternoon at Lauren Manufacturing, 17155 VanWagoner Road in Spring Lake Township.
SPRING LAKE TWP. — J.P. De Lass says he loves his volunteer firefighter job — and, apparently, his fellow volunteer firefighters love him.
Firefighters from three departments battled a pole barn fire in Port Sheldon Township early Friday afternoon.
Update: Victim’s name released
Ottawa County Central Dispatch is making progress with its ongoing effort to roll out a new countywide emergency communications system.