Volunteers filled a 20-yard dumpster with garbage found along the Grand River during the Ottawa County Grand River Cleanup on Saturday and Sunday.
A 27-year-old West Olive man was killed in an officer-involved shooting Sunday in the West Olive Estates Mobile Home Community.
Ottawa County naturalist Curtis Dykstra said the cold weather pattern and strong winds earlier this month caused migrating birds to postpone their journey north.
Wind gusting up to 45 mph toppled trees around West Michigan, including one Saturday morning at the Bella Mia Bed & Breakfast in Spring Lake.
The number of schools keeping their doors closed on Monday includes Grand Haven, Spring Lake and Fruitport.
A section of Lincoln Street, from U.S. 31 to 144th Avenue, will be closed to through traffic until early June.
UPDATE: The winter storm warning was extended to 10 p.m. on Sunday, April 15, 2018.
Ottawa County Emergency Management encourages residents to prepare for severe winter weather expected to impact the majority of Ottawa County this weekend.
Pinwheel gardens are sprouting up across Ottawa County this week in an effort to raise awareness, and promote prevention of child abuse.
Ottawa County’s population grew from 283,242 people in 2016 to an estimated 286,383 residents in 2017.
The investigation into the death of an Ottawa County Jail inmate a month ago is still not complete, said Ottawa County Sheriff Steve Kempker.
Ottawa County Sheriff Steve Kempker has named Zeeland Fire Services Chief Nick Bonstell as Ottawa County’s new emergency management director.
JAMESTOWN TWP. — An 80-year-old Byron Center man suffered minor injuries in a crash Sunday morning on Byron Road west of 24th Avenue.
HOLLAND TWP. — A 43-year-old Holland man is dead and a 49-year-old Holland man is in jail following a crash late Monday afternoon.
The trust will build a permanent library of works created by resident artists.