Maryann of Grand Haven asked, “On the railroad bridge over the river, south side, there has been a pole holding wires leaning over the water for a very long time. Do we have to wait for it to fall in the water and cause damage before anyone takes care of it? It’s been a concern of mine for at least two years. Anybody else?”
The prosecution in the double murder trial of Ryan Wyngarden called the sexual relations between the defendant and his sister more than youthful curiosity, saying it was molestation and a reason why Wyngarden killed her and her husband in 1987.
State Rep. Amanda Price, R-Park Township, joined Lt. Gov. Brian Calley, and state Sen. Arlan Meekhof, R-West Olive, in honoring Spring Lake Township on Tuesday as it was designated a Township of Excellence by the Michigan Townships Association.
Crews for oil giant BP worked Tuesday to clean up an undetermined amount of crude oil that spilled into Lake Michigan and affected about a half-mile section of shoreline near Chicago following a malfunction at BP's northwestern Indiana refinery, officials said.
The defendant in a double murder trial took the witness stand Tuesday, denying he killed his sister and her husband in 1987, and explaining several sexual encounters with his younger sister when they were teens.