HOLLAND — The body of a teenage girl missing since New Year’s Day and presumed drown was discovered Thursday night in the water off Holland State Park.
CHESTER TWP. — A Fruitport woman was sent to the hospital following a one-car roll-over crash in Ottawa County's Chester Township on Wednesday afternoon.
Emergency first responders are using enhanced measures to protect the public and themselves from the spread of the coronavirus, while still providing all services, according to Jeff Hawke, director of the Grand Haven Department of Public Safety.
The city of Ferrysburg recently learned that its fire insurance rating was lowered, a move that could mean lower insurance costs for business owners and residents.
TALLMADGE TWP. — A 58-year-old Grand Rapids man was injured Sunday night when he lost control of his motorcycle in Ottawa County’s Tallmadge Township.
The Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office said a body has been recovered from the Grand River by a search party looking for 18-year-old Hunter Klompstra, who disappeared on Jan. 1.
GRAND HAVEN TWP. — A 53-year-old Coopersville man sought his own treatment for minor injuries following a rollover crash Wednesday morning on U.S. 31, north of Buchanan Street.
SPRING LAKE TWP. — Four people were injured in two separate crashes Monday morning on 174th Avenue and North Fruitport Road, both in Spring Lake Township.
CHESTER TWP. – A Fremont man was injured early Sunday morning when he swerved to avoid a deer and hit a pickup truck head-on, according to Ottawa County Sheriff Sgt. Matt Wildfong.
POLKTON TWP. — Two people were injured Tuesday afternoon when a car rear-ended a semi-truck that had slowed to make an illegal turn in an emergency crossing on I-96, police said.
A Spring Lake woman found guilty by jury of a drunken driving crash last summer was ordered to serve 180 days in jail when sentenced Monday in Ottawa County Circuit Court.
PORT SHELDON TWP. — A 38-year-old man was treated for minor injuries at the scene after a rollover crash Monday morning on U.S. 31 near Taylor Street in Port Sheldon Township.
MUSKEGON TWP. — Michigan State Police said a 35-year-old man from Grant died Sunday morning in a single car crash in Muskegon Township.
A 29-year-old Conklin-area man suffered possible internal injuries in a one-car rollover crash early Saturday morning on Eighth Avenue in Wright Township.
SPRING LAKE TWP. — Two bald eagles were swooping in a manner different than what Diane Valk was used to seeing, but the Spring Lake resident thought there was a small animal on the ice that was attracting their attention Sunday morning.
The Grand Haven Township Fire Rescue department has been putting aside money every year since the 2013 purchase of its aerial (quint) truck, and so it can pay upfront for the new fire engine that’s expected to be in the station in early March.
A 19-year-old woman suffered non-life-threatening injuries in a crash early Saturday afternoon at the intersection of 112th Avenue and Cleveland Street in Nunica.
A 47-year-old Grand Rapids woman and an Ottawa County Sheriff’s deputy were injured in a head-on crash early Wednesday morning in Georgetown Township.
SPRING LAKE TWP. — A dog rescued from a burning mobile home will be OK, according to officials at the scene of a fire Tuesday afternoon at the Forest Lake Estates in Spring Lake Township.
SPRING LAKE TWP. — Fire damage was minimal but smoke damage was substantial in a house fire Sunday night in Spring Lake Township, according to Spring Lake Fire Chief Brian Sipe.
UPDATE: The Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office has identified the girl who was swept off a Holland-area pier as 16-year-old Eliza Trainer of Flint, The Holland Sentinel reported on its website Thursday afternoon.
An investigation by the Ottawa County Central Dispatch Authority has found that a dispatcher incorrectly handled a 911 call prior to Kenneth Boone killing his father on Dec. 1 in Spring Lake Township.
COOPERSVILLE – An Ottawa County Sheriff's Deputy was involved in a traffic crash at the intersection of River Street and O'Malley Drive in Coopersville on Friday afternoon.
A camper being stored for the winter caught fire and quickly burned off Groesbeck Street west of 152nd Avenue in Grand Haven Township on Saturday evening, Nov. 16.
A burn demonstration used to show just how fast a fire spreads thrilled a large crowd during the annual Fire Prevention Week open house Tuesday evening at Grand Haven Township Fire Rescue.
WRIGHT TWP. — Two Grand Rapids-area men suffered serious injuries Thursday night in what appear to be separate and unrelated motorcycle crashes on or near I-96 in Ottawa County.
ALLENDALE TWP. — Police said a woman was using her cellphone when she lost control of her car and it struck a house in Allendale Township shortly before 11 a.m. Thursday.
Update (12:30 p.m.) Police have removed the subject from the water and he is being transported up the river, presumably to the Coast Guard Station. The park is open.