The Michigan Supreme Court has reappointed Ottawa County’s 20th Circuit Court Judge Jon Van Allsburg as chief judge for a term expiring Dec. 31, 2019.
A Holland man expecting to be sentenced for a January fatal crash had his hearing delayed Monday when new information surfaced about a snowmobile fatality in which he was involved.
The charges resulted from a July 11 incident when Christopher Kleeves fled from police after a concerned citizen called 911 to report a possible drunk driver at the Admiral gas station in Spring Lake Township.
A 17-year-old Fennville girl will spend almost three months in jail for running down her friend in an apartment complex parking lot on May 29.
A 25-year-old Kent City man was ordered Monday to serve 90 days in jail for stealing from a tip jar at a downtown Grand Haven restaurant this past summer.
Chadwick James Tonneberger, 47, had pleaded guilty to felonious assault in the April 30 incident.
The level of alcohol in Kimberly Anne Elledge’s blood when she was arrested in Grand Haven last month was in the top five of the highest Judge Jon Hulsing said he has seen in all his years as a prosecuting attorney and a judge.
A 25-year-old Grand Rapids woman charged with breaking into vehicles in Spring Lake Township had her jail sentence suspended when Judge Jon Hulsing realized she had enough money with her to cover court costs and restitution.
Cameron Burrows, 41, has entered no-contest pleas for two charges from a fatal crash in January.
A 30-year-old Spring Lake man was placed on probation for two years when he was sentenced Monday for a drunken driving charge in Ottawa County Circuit Court.
Ottawa County Circuit Judge Jon Hulsing said he was not going to take any risks with Timothy August Nichols when he sentenced the West Olive man for his eighth drunken driving conviction.
Travis John Webster, 21, was ordered to serve 22 months to four years in prison when he was sentenced Monday in Ottawa County Circuit Court.
A Holland man charged with uttering and publishing apologized for stealing a check in Grand Haven before he was sentenced Monday in Ottawa County Circuit Court.
A Marshall man has been sent to prison for violating probation in relation to a drunken driving incident in Grand Haven in October 2016.
A Grand Haven woman charged with stealing from her boyfriend’s mother to feed her alleged drug habit was ordered this week to go to prison for more than two years.