Heather Carlson said she was looking to rent a home, but was nearly duped out of hundreds of dollars.
The Holland woman is sharing her story about Craigslist, a free online classified advertising website, hoping to prevent someone else from falling victim to what she called "a real estate scam.'
Spring Lake varsity girls basketball coach Rich Hyde said he didn't like the energy his team possessed throughout its non-conference clash against visiting Coopersville on Tuesday, but the Lakers' resiliency carried them through.
The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a winter weather advisory, in effect until midnight, for snow and mixed precipitation.
The advisory area includes Ottawa, Muskegon, Kent, Ionia and Clinton counties.
An Ottawa County judge's decision to reverse a contempt charge strikes accord with defense attorneys' ability to do their jobs without being punished.
Ottawa County Chief Circuit Judge Ed Post on Monday reversed a contempt decision made by Ottawa County District Court Judge Kenneth Post.
Today: A 20-percent chance of snow showers before 1 p.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a west-northwest wind between 11 and 21 mph, becoming south-southwest. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.
Tigers star Victor Martinez could miss the entire 2012 season after injuring his left knee during offseason conditioning.
The Tigers said Tuesday the 33-year-old Martinez tore his left ACL last week. An MRI on Monday in Lakeland, Fla., revealed the injury. The slugging designated hitter will be evaluated again next week, but the team fully expects Martinez to need surgery.