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Alcohol believed to be a factor in fatal crash
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Police believe that alcohol played a factor in a head on collision leaving one person is dead and another injured.This happened just after midnight on 5 Mile Rd. and Fruit-Ridge Ave. in Grand Rapids.FOX 17 is told an SUV traveling southbound swerved across the road colliding he
Milwaukee man found dead in boat at Grand Haven marina
For it's 80th running, event organizers expected close to 200 boats, with more than 1,200 sailors participating.
Accused Holland arson, breaking and entering suspect's preliminary hearing waived
HOLLAND, Mich. - Accused Holland arson and breaking and entering suspect, Shane Wheeler, had his preliminary hearing waived on Friday morning.
Man enters plea in Chicago to Holland drug pipeline
The last of six defendants in a drug trafficking organization that moved heroin from Chicago to Holland, where "cut up parties'' were held, has pleaded guilty to federal drug charges.
Update on How Cloudy It's Been
Over the last 6 days (Mon. thru Sat.) G.R. had only 13.3% sunshine...that's all! Very unusual to be this cloud when the sun is this high in the sky. If you go out to 8 days, G.R. has had 23.8% of sunshine (and only one day in that stretch with more than 22% sunshine! . The June average is 63% su
One dead and one injured in head on collision crash
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — One person is dead and another injured following a head on collision.This happened just after midnight on 5 mile Rd. and Fruit-ridge Ave. in Grand Rapids.FOX 17 is told a SUV traveling southbound swerved across the road colliding head on with a truck heading northbound.The pass
Girlfriend of sex trafficker accused of threats, faces prison
During a trial held this month in Grand Rapids Federal Court, evidence and testimony indicated that Clayton, whose nickname is "Rodeo," had sex with the girl and forced her to use cocaine and to have sex with at least one other man for $1,000.
Holland Civic Center gets another $1 million
Wednesday, June 20, the City Council approved a $1 million grant from the Dick and Betsy DeVos Family Foundation.
Bank robbed in Byron Center
At about 1:30 p.m., Kent County dispatch confirmed that deputies were responding to an armed robbery at the Huntington Bank branch in the 2300 block of 84th Street, near Byron Center Avenue.
1 hospitalized in Grand Rapids shooting | Newsradio WOOD 1300 and 106.9 FM
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — One man was hospitalized overnight after a shooting in Grand Rapids.It happened around 11:30 p.m. Friday near Francis and Griggs Street, a couple blocks away from Division and Burton.Officers were responding to a report of someone being shot when the victim showed up at
Police: Death of Queen's Cup sailor not suspicious
GHDPS, Grand Haven Sailing Club, Grand Haven Harbor Board, and marina staff express condolences to the family, noted GHDPS Director Jeff Hawke.
Four kayakers rescued from Grand River
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Grand Rapids Fire crews rescued four kayakers who were in distress after two of their three kayaks overturned.Fire Chief Colin Kelly tells FOX 17 that rescue crews arrived around 4 p.m. after pedestrians saw the kayakers struggling. There were two men each in single-person kaya
Man injured in Grand Rapids shooting
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - The Grand Rapids Police Department is investigating after a shooting overnight.We're told a man showed up at a local hospital with a gunshot wound.The shooting allegedly happened near Dickinson Street and Madison Avenue late Friday night.The victim's injury is n
FBI investigating bank robbery in Byron Center
A man walked into the Huntington Bank, 2365 84th St. SW, in Byron Center around 1:30 p.m. Friday, drew a nickel colored revolver, pointed it at the teller and demanded money.
Holland residents concerned about proposed road plans
One neighbor, Zeke DeLaRosa, wants the plans to change because this dead-end road is the only place his six year-old blind niece can ride her bike safely.
Woman sues Kellogg’s after eating potentially-contaminated cereal
The outbreak has reportedly left more than 70 people ill in 31 states, including four cases in Michigan. Battle Creek-based Kellogg Company announced a voluntaryrecallJune 14 of 15.3-ounce and 23-ounce packages of Honey Smacks cereal, after the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) and Centers for Diseas
Holland company to hold job fair Thursday
They are looking to fill positions such as technical operators, maintenance technicians, engineers and electricians.
Police investigate stabbing of Kentwood man
KENTWOOD, Mich. – A Kentwood man is recovering from stab wounds from Thursday afternoon.Kentwood Police say that they were called to a home in the 4800 block of Arbor Lane about 4:00 p.m. Thursday. They found a man with stab wounds in his neck, arm and shoulder. He was taken to the hospital for tre
MSU dean: Nassar case driving anti-abuse efforts | Newsradio WOOD 1300 and 106.9 FM
"It was realized that we had to restructure Michigan State, so that such a tragedy could never happen again,"Dr. Norman Beauchamptold 24 Hour News 8.
Bellwood Drive Project on hold in Holland
It needed five votes to pass, but it ended up in a tie. This means the motion fails, but it can once again be taken up by the planning commission.