4:12 PM May 4, 2012
A preliminary exam for two Grand Rapids-area men charged of bilking several West Michigan residents out of more than $9 million continues this afternoon with testimony from an 87-year-old Holland woman. Jeffrey Ripley, 59, of Sparta; and Danny Lee VanLiere, 60, of Grand Rapids are each charged with conducting criminal enterprise (racketeering), six counts of false pretenses $20,000 or more, and 25 counts of general violations of the state's Securities Act.
4:12 PM May 4, 2012
An abandoned beagle is receiving medical attention after being found in a urine-soaked trash bag on Detroit's east side.
4:12 PM May 4, 2012
Authorities are looking for vandals responsible for damaging about 30 headstones and monuments at a Muskegon cemetery, causing thousands of dollars in damage.
3:48 PM May 3, 2012
A portable heater was the cause of a fire that killed Jason Arnold in Grand Haven Township on Saturday morning.
1:07 PM May 3, 2012
Police have seized about $150,000 worth of sporting goods, including 20 canoes and 20 kayaks, they said were illegally obtained by a Coldwater man.
2:37 PM May 2, 2012
An 81-year-old Holland man was able to rescue himself after he fell into the water while fishing Tuesday afternoon on Stearn's Bayou in Robinson Township.
6:00 AM May 2, 2012
A 12-year-old Grand Haven boy was hit by a car while riding his bicycle late Tuesday afternoon, but authorities said he escaped serious injury.
9:37 PM May 1, 2012
A man who led police on a lengthy high-speed chase in Allegan and Ottawa counties earlier this year was sentenced Monday in a Grand Haven court to serve less than a year in jail.
7:24 PM May 1, 2012
Medical examiners have ruled the death of a Manton man south of Grand Haven on Saturday was from accidental smoke inhalation. Jason Arnold, 38, died in a fire that started shortly after 7 a.m. in the 15000 block of Buchanan Street in Grand Haven Township.
4:20 PM May 1, 2012
(UPDATED) A 19-year-old Muskegon woman has been arrested and a 19-year-old Nunica man is being sought in a weekend crime spree that targeted Northwest Ottawa County, said Lt. Mark Bennett of the Ottawa County Sheriff's Department.
10:05 PM Apr 30, 2012
(UPDATED 3:30 p.m. Monday) Investigators sifted through the ashes Monday as they tried to piece together the cause of the blaze that killed a 38-year-old father.
1:27 PM Apr 29, 2012
Police said the owner of a popular Mexican restaurant in the Muskegon area was killed.
7:00 AM Apr 28, 2012
Staff and patrons evacuated Loutit District Library at about 9:30 a.m. Friday, minutes before a busload of first-graders was scheduled to enter the building for a New Reader Round-Up program.
4:23 PM Apr 27, 2012
Police say they've received a number of tips after releasing surveillance photos of possible suspects in credit card scams, but the investigation is continuing. "We've gotten multiple tips through calls to the department and through Silent Observer,' Detective Bruce Morningstar of the Fruitport Township Police Department said Thursday afternoon. "I think things are coming together.'
8:00 AM Apr 27, 2012
Holland Police said Thursday that they have arrested a suspect in a stabbing from Wednesday.
6:00 AM Apr 27, 2012
A Grand Haven woman suffered minor injuries in a two-car crash Thursday morning at the intersection of Beechtree Street and Robbins Road, according to Lt. Renee Freeman of the Grand Haven Department of Public Safety.
6:01 AM Apr 26, 2012
Authorities said a fire broke out at a former paper mill along Muskegon Lake where demolition crews are working.