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Fire damages Wealthy Street home in Grand Rapids | Newsradio WOOD 1300 and 106.9 FM

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Authorities are investigating a fire that damaged a house in Grand Rapids.It happened shortly before 4:30 a.m. Monday at a home in the 500 block of Wealthy Street SE, between Paris Avenue and Union Street.View the full story onWoodTV

IHEART.COM - 2018-10-15 12:48:00

Missing Grand Rapids area man last seen in Saugatuck

Friends and family of 39-year-old Justin Brown say he was last seen at a bar in Saugatuck around 1:15 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 13. Brown was wearing a gray Columbia jacket, a dark baseball hat, and jeans.

WZZM 13 - 2018-10-15 05:03:57

Police in Grand Rapids area search for man they consider armed and dangerous

The Kent County Sheriff's Department is searching for King in Kent and Ionia counties, as well as Greenville, which are some of his known locations.

WNDU - 2018-10-14 15:52:00

Freeze Warning issued for Battle Creek, Kalamazoo

The National Weather Service has issued a Freeze Warning for Barry, Branch, Calhoun, Cass, Eaton, Kalamazoo and St. Joseph counties for Tuesday morning, from 2:00 a.m. until 8:00 a.m.

FOX17 - 2018-10-15 19:25:01

Drivers passing by GR home alert homeowner to house fire

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- Firefighters say no one was injured in an early morning house fire in Grand Rapids.The first call came in Monday morning around 4:30 a.m. after flames were seen coming from the second floor of a home near the intersection of Wealthy Street and Paris Avenue.Crews on scene say a

FOX17 - 2018-10-15 09:10:56

Fugitive wanted on cocaine-delivery rap goes by nickname ‘Daffy’

The suspect is black, about 6-feet tall, 170 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. Investigators say he has tattoos on his left forearm, right forearm and right shoulder.


One dead, another hospitalized after accident in Grant Township

GRANT TWP., Mich. - One person is dead and another is hospitalized after a collision in Newaygo County Monday morning.The crash happened at the intersection of Walnut Avenue and 120th Street early morning on Oct. 15.Crews on scene could not provide more information, but check back for details as we

WZZM 13 - 2018-10-15 14:31:57

Firefighters knock down flames at Heritage Hill home

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Crews are on the scene of a house fire in Heritage Hill in Grand Rapids. It started just after 4:30 a.m. Monday, Oct. 15 near the corner of Wealthy and Paris.

WZZM 13 - 2018-10-15 09:38:43

Fire damages Wealthy Street home in Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Authorities are investigating a fire that damaged a house in Grand Rapids.It happened shortly before 4:30 a.m. Monday at a home in the 500 block of Wealthy Street SE, between Paris Avenue and Union Street.Lt. Patrick Merrill with the Grand Rapids Police Department tell

WOOD - 2018-10-15 09:12:49

Family-owned Robinson’s Popcorn opens in Kent County

The owners of Robinson's Popcorn, 1034 28th S.W. in Wyoming, tells us they stared fundraising in July, setting their goal for $10,000.

FOX17 - 2018-10-15 11:42:35

Photos: Jurassic Quest in Grand Rapids

Jurassic Quest, an exhibit of life-sized dinosaur models, visited DeVos Place in Grand Rapids on Oct. 14, 2018. (Michael Buck/WOOD TV8)

WOOD - 2018-10-14 19:45:14

Authorities: Armed, dangerous suspect in custody

A photo of Daniel Lee King.GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — A suspect who authorities said was considered to be armed and dangerous was taken into custody Sunday evening.The Kent County Sheriff's DepartmentsaidDaniel Lee King was arrested around 7:20 p.m. as a direct result of a tip investigators got th

WOOD - 2018-10-15 00:31:04

Head-on crash shuts down Newaygo Co. roads

GRANT TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Authorities are responding to a serious head-on crash in Newaygo County.It happened shortly after 5:30 a.m. Monday on East 120th Street and Walnut Avenue in Grant Township, northwest of Cedar Springs.It's unclear how many people are injured or the extent of their inju

WOOD - 2018-10-15 10:09:00

Man cleared of rape charges sues city

“The worst part for me, I think, is still reliving, I have dreams and stuff, of how the arrest went down at the bus station,” Davis said.

WOOD - 2018-10-14 01:57:34

Mothers plead for information on son's shooting | Newsradio WOOD 1300 and 106.9 FM

“The doctors call it a miracle, they said he never should have lived,” said Jennifer Schenck, who is engaged to Saldivar’s mother Claudette Fye, but he calls both mom.


Floor mural painted in Grand Rapids by families and children with disabilities

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - People of all ages and abilities helped create a floor mural painting on Sunday afternoon at the Mary Free Bed YMCA in Grand Rapids.CompHealth partnered with Zot Artz and the YMCA to host this unique event.Anyone who attended had the opportunity to leave their mark on the paint

WZZM 13 - 2018-10-14 21:50:01

Top 10 Realtors with Most Recent Number of Sales in Grand Rapids, Michigan | STL.News

Featuring the Top 10 Real Estate Agents with Most Recent Number of Sales the last 12 months in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Area


Grand Rapids area bank robbed, police looking for suspect

GRAND RAPIDS TWP, MI -- The Chase Bank on Plainfield Avenue just north of Grand Rapids was robbed late Friday afternoon.Kent County Sheriff's Office deputies say the man made off with an undisclosed amount of money from the Chase Bank on 3539 Plainfield Ave. NE.The robbery occurred around 4:45 p.m.


Authorities seeking man considered to be armed and dangerous

The Kent County Sheriff’s Office is looking for Daniel Lee King, who has three felony warrants for his arrest. Authorities said he is known to hang out between Kent County, Greenville and Ionia County.

WOOD - 2018-10-14 01:40:45

Grand Rapids Police Department hosts youth community concert

Members of the police department were also playing backup instruments like keyboard, bass, guitar and drums.

WZZM 13 - 2018-10-13 20:15:32