A 24-year-old Grand Rapids-area man is in the Ottawa County Jail on a $45,000 bond after police responding to a crash last week found him passed out in the grass with a loaded assault weapon pointed toward the highway.
POLKTON TWP. — The history of a 150-year-old Coopersville-area landmark will be celebrated from 12-4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23.
A 30-year-old Allendale man was in fair condition after his motorcycle was struck by a car late Sunday afternoon on 68th Avenue just north of Leonard Street in Polkton Township.
POLKTON TWP. — Volunteers are needed to help with barn-style raising of a picnic shelter on July 8 at a Coopersville-area park.
POLKTON TWP. — A 16-year-old Grand Rapids girl said she was distracted talking to her friends when the vehicle she was driving rolled over Wednesday night.
POLKTON TWP. — Several rural fire departments responded to a barn fire in the 8600 block of Leonard Road, southwest of Coopersville, shortly before 8 p.m. Monday.
POLKTON TWP. — Icy roads contributed to a two-car crash in which three people were injured early Thursday morning, police said.
Two barns on a rural turkey farm near Coopersville were destroyed by fire Saturday afternoon, Dec. 3, 2016. Twelve fire departments responded to help with manpower and transport water to the Polkton Township farm on 76th Avenue that was not served
POLKTON TWP. — The cause of a fire that destroyed two turkey barns outside of Coopersville is unknown.
Ground has been broken for a new picnic pavilion at Sheridan Park in Polkton Township, and now the park committee is looking for help shouldering the cost.
POLKTON TWP. — A 31-year-old Illinois man was injured in a farming accident Friday morning at an Ottawa County farm.
POLKTON TWP. — Police have released the identity of the man killed in a fiery crash on I-96 last week.
A man died in a fiery crash off westbound I-96 in Ottawa County’s Polkton Township on Wednesday morning, but his identity was not immediately known.
A 27-year-old Ravenna woman (formerly of Wyoming) suffered critical injuries when her car struck a horse Tuesday morning in Ottawa County’s Polkton Township.
POLKTON TWP. — A 16-year-old Davidsburg girl was injured in a head-on crash Saturday on I-96 near Coopersville.