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Saranac man downs 19-point buck in Mason County

SARANAC, Mich. - A Saranac man killed a 19-point buck on the first day of firearms deer hunting season. Eric Hysell downed the big buck at 8:10 a.m. Wednesday with a shot from 193 yards away using a .30-378 high-powered rifle on public land at the Manistee National Forest in Mason County. The deer h

FOX17 - 2017-11-18 19:55:49

Grand Rapids filled with holiday spirit for annual Santa Parade

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich- Grand Rapids was filled with floats, performers and more than a thousand parade-goers taking part in the annual Art Van Santa Parade Saturday. "Its always nice to be able to march for the public of Grand Rapids," said Derk Poortenga, Tri County High School senior . "It's a nice e

FOX17 - 2017-11-19 13:44:47

Man killed after driving through Berrien County fence row

BERRIEN COUNTY, Mich. - A man died after driving through a fence row Sunday morning. At 6:47 a.m. Sunday, emergency workers responded to a single-vehicle crash on M-139 north of Dickenson Road in Royalton Township. The investigation showed that a Ford Fusion was northbound on the highway when it wen

FOX17 - 2017-11-19 15:53:40

Deputies trying to ID man killed in Berrien Co. crash

ROYALTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) - Berrien County deputies are trying to identify a man who was killed in a crash. Authorities responded to M-139 near Dickinson Road in Royalton Township at 6:47 a.m. Sunday. Deputies say the vehicle, a Ford Fusion, was northbound on M-139 when it ran off the road and

WOOD - 2017-11-19 16:08:17

Deputies searching for hit-and-run suspect

HOLLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. - Deputies in Ottawa County are searching for a suspect in a hit-and-run. This happened around 10:30 P.M. Saturday night near North River Avenue and Douglas Avenue. Deputies tell us that the suspected driver was coming down the road at a high rate of speed when they hit a tru

FOX17 - 2017-11-19 09:47:32

'Justice League' disappoints in US with $96 million opening

This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Ezra Miller, from left, Ben Affleck and Gal Gadot in a scene from "Justice League." (Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. via AP) LOS ANGELES (AP) - Only in the modern era of superhero films could a $96 million opening weekend be considered anything le

WOOD - 2017-11-19 18:27:23

Construction underway on new senior living facility

GRAND RAPIDS TOWNSHIP, Mich. -- Construction is officially underway on a $22 million senior living center. Provision Living will soon fill the former site of the southeast YMCA on Forest Hill Avenue. The co-founder of the company says the center will provide a nurturing environment for elders and th

FOX17 - 2017-11-19 12:18:33

Country music legend Mel Tillis dies at 85

Mel Tillis OCALA, Fla. (FOX NEWS) - Country music singer Mel Tillis, whose six-decade career included hits such as "I Ain't Never" and "Coca Cola Cowboy," died on Sunday, his publicist confirmed. He was 85. Tillis passed away at Munroe Regional Medical Center in Ocala, Fla., his publicist said. Till

FOX17 - 2017-11-19 16:26:24

3 more found dead in deadly Greek flood, raising total to 19

(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). A man collects wood from a flooded beach in Nea Peramos west of Athens, on Friday, Nov. 17, 2017. Greece's fire department says two more people have been reported missing after deadly flash flooding west of Athens that ... (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). A elderly wom

KTEN.COM - 2017-11-18 15:19:00

How much hay will a cow consume?

Estimating forage usage by cows is an important part of the task of calculating winter feed needs. Hay or standing forage intake must be estimated in order to make the calculations. Forage quality will be a determining factor in the amount of forage consumed. Higher quality forages contain larger co

THE ADA NEWS - 2017-11-18 13:15:00

Chick-Fil-A site plan OK'd

The Ada Metropolitan Area Planning and Zoning Commission gave first-round approval Thursday for a site plan for a proposed Chick-Fil-A restaurant. The commission voted unanimously to recommend approval of the site plan for the property, located at the intersection of Lonnie Abbott Boulevard and Ston

THE ADA NEWS - 2017-11-18 13:00:00

Argentina says it may have received signals from missing sub

(Argentina Navy via AP ). This 2014 photo provided by the Argentina Navy shows the ARA San Juan, a German-built diesel-electric vessel, docked in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Argentina's Navy said Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, it has lost contact with its ARA San... (Argentina Navy via AP ). This 2013 photo pr

KTEN.COM - 2017-11-19 03:59:00

Eighth annual Holiday Gift Store for Kids, photos with Santa

Rowen and Ellie Cook, children of Dustin and Rebecca Cook, had a visit with Santa Claus last year during the NWOSU Art Society's annual Photos with Santa event. This event, along with the Holiday Gift Store for Kids, will take place this year on Saturday, Dec. 16, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the North


German parties seek compromise on migrants, climate change

(Michael Kappeler/dpa via AP). German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives for another round of pre-talks on forming a new German government at the headquarters of her Christian Democratic Union in Berlin Friday, Nov. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn). German Chancellor and chairwoman of the German Chri

KTEN.COM - 2017-11-18 15:39:00

Trader Joe's recalls packaged salads over contamination fear

PHOENIX (AP) - Trader Joe's says it has recalled several packaged salads after a supplier said there may be shards of glass or hard plastic inside. The grocery chain said Saturday on its website that packages of white meat chicken salad, curried white chicken deli salad and turkey cranberry apple sa

KTEN.COM - 2017-11-19 10:52:00

Lebanon PM: Saudi trip was to consult on country's future

(Dalati Nohra via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 30, 2017 file photo, released by Lebanon's official government photographer Dalati Nohra, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, right, meets with Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri in Riyadh, Saudi Ar... (Pool Photo via AP). Russian Foreign Ministe

KTEN.COM - 2017-11-18 08:29:00

Abbeville kicking off Christmas festivities this weekend

The annual tree-lighting ceremony on Abbeville's historic square - the holiday season's official kickoff in Abbeville - is scheduled for 6 p.m. today and the lighting of Caboose No. 5759 will follow at 6:30 p.m. behind the McGowan-Barksdale-Bundy House. Business owners and residents in traditional V


Special Report: Evans and Martinez Hometown Tour

As far a history goes for Columbia County many of their historical structures no longer exist. This is due to deterioration, fires, and simply being torn down for new developments. The County is focused on making the future of their residents positive. With all the growth, Evans is ready for it's ow


Coffee with your Congressman taking place today

NewsCoffee with your Congressman taking place todayCoffee with your Congressman taking place today Updated: Friday, November 17 2017 6:03 AM EST2017-11-17 11:03:20 GMT Friday, November 17th, Congressman Jody Hice will host a " Coffee with your Congressman" at the McDuffie County Farm Bureau. It will


Special Report: Grovetown Hometown Tour

Boasting a population of more than 135,000 residents Columbia County is growing. One of the area seeing the most growth is Grovetown. It is the largest city and only 1 of 2 incorporated cities in Columbia County. Since 2000 the town has doubled in size and when it comes to population that's a good t