GRAND HAVEN TWP. — Three people were injured in two separate crashes about four hours apart Tuesday on northbound U.S. 31 at Hayes Street.
TALLMADGE TWP. — Two people suffered minor injuries and several others escaped injury in a chain-reaction crash caused by a wrong-way driver late Sunday night on I-96 near Marne.
It wasn’t big waves, but just maybe the shock of hitting the cold Lake Michigan waters that took an 18-year-old Grand Rapids man by surprise late Sunday afternoon.
ROBINSON TWP. — A 56-year-old West Olive man was killed when he ran his motorcycle off the south end of M-231 at Lake Michigan Drive (M-45) sometime early Sunday morning.
ROBINSON TWP. — Four people were hospitalized following a two-car crash that caused officials to block off a section of Lake Michigan Drive (M-45) for a couple of hours Saturday afternoon.
Firefighters extinguished a small garage fire when they responded to a call for help shortly before 2 p.m. Wednesday at a home in the 13000 block of Cleveland Street in Crockery Township.
GRAND HAVEN TWP. — An 89-year-old Grand Haven woman suffered what is believed to be non-life-threatening injuries when she backed into a tree early Wednesday afternoon.
POLKTON TWP. — A 48-year-old Coopersville woman was injured when a deer collided with her motorcycle Wednesday morning on Cleveland Street near 80th Avenue in Polkton Township.
PARK TWP. — Two girls and an adult were rescued by other beach-goers from possibly drowning in Lake Michigan at Holland State Park on Tuesday afternoon.
Three of the five young children riding an off-road vehicle in the yard of a Robinson Township home were sent to the hospital after the ORV flipped onto its side Tuesday afternoon.
A policy change designed to help keep firefighters safe backfired on Robinson Township Fire Chief Paul VanVelzen after the township treasurer red-flagged an uptick in firefighter pay.
PARK TWP. — The Park Township Board of Trustees is looking to start a conversation about safety at Holland State Park after a deadly weekend in Lake Michigan.
A loud cheer erupted from the crowd of bystanders when firefighters walked out of a burning Grand Haven home with the missing family dog Monday afternoon.
ALLENDALE — Westbound Lake Michigan Drive (M-45) west of 68th Avenue was closed Monday morning after a dump truck was driven into the path of an SUV, causing a fuel spill and a fallen power pole.
PARK TWP. — A 34-year-old Holland woman suffered a serious leg injury in a boating incident early Saturday morning on Lake Macatawa, police said.
ZEELAND — Police said a 2017 Kenworth semi-truck with trailer had stopped for a red light at Main Street in Zeeland when its driver felt a bump from behind at about 11:45 a.m. Tuesday.
HOLLAND TWP. — The Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a two-vehicle fatal crash that occurred early Monday afternoon on Butternut Drive in Holland Township.
GEORGETOWN TWP. — A Grand Haven man suffered serious injuries when his motorcycle was struck by a car Thursday afternoon in Georgetown Township.
DALTON TWP. — A 69-year-old Muskegon Township man died in a single-vehicle crash Saturday evening on Holton Road near Old Orchard Lane in Muskegon County’s Dalton Township, police said.
MARNE — A 76-year-old Marne man died Saturday evening when he rolled an off-road vehicle and was pinned underneath it, according to the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office.
SPRING LAKE — Neighbors answered a social media plea and showed up Thursday morning to help keep the Grand River at bay from an elderly couple’s Spring Lake home.
It wasn’t the ribbon-cutting celebration they were anticipating, but local officials say they were still happy to announce the completion of a state-of-the-art emergency radio system upgrade on Wednesday.
WRIGHT TWP. — Two men were injured Wednesday night when their all-terrain vehicle slid and rolled down an embankment in the area of Comstock Street and Eighth Avenue in Wright Township.
The Ottawa Area Intermediate School District is working with the Ottawa County Emergency Operations Center to help meet the personal protection equipment needs of front-line responders in the county during the COVID-19 crisis.
Firefighters from two departments responded to a garage fire shortly after 7:30 p.m. Monday at a home near Griffin Elementary School in Grand Haven.
ROBINSON TWP. — The driver of one of the two vehicles involved in a crash in Robinson Township on Friday afternoon had to be pulled from her smashed vehicle and transported to an area hospital.
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.