We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on!

  • 0

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.

  • 0

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.

top story
  • 0

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.

  • 0

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.

  • 0

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.

  • 0

GEORGETOWN TWP. — A Grand Rapids-area man died late Monday afternoon after he was pulled from an Ottawa County lake.

  • 0

FERRYSBURG — Smoke filled the sky and hung low over a handful of boats on Smith’s Bayou following a house fire Friday night on Reenders Avenue in Ferrysburg.

  • 0

Firefighters from four departments battled a blaze that damaged a house, camper and boat on Elliott Avenue in Grand Haven Monday afternoon. Photos by Becky Vargo.

featured
  • 0

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.

  • 0

Grand Haven Township has made the call to cancel an annual event for area teenagers that was scheduled for next month.

  • 0

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.

  • 0

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.

featured
  • 1

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.

  • 0

Firefighters from at least three area departments battled a barn fire Wednesday afternoon in Blendon Township.

  • 0

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.

top story
  • 0

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.

  • 0

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.

top story
  • 0

PARK TWP. — A body was retrieved from Lake Michigan near Tunnel Park in Park Township on Thursday afternoon, police said.

  • 0

Fire departments from four departments responded to a barn fire shortly after 9 a.m. Saturday at 13190 Fillmore St.