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Jury selection started in Muskegon mother murder case

MUSKEGON, MICH. - Jury selection has begun for the trial of Joshua Salyers, who is accused of killing Barbie Dailey a year ago. Police say Daily's throat was slashed, she died just after she and Salyers ended a their relationship. Dailey was the mother of three children. Previous:Ex-boyfriend heads

WZZM 13 - 2017-09-19 17:02:53

Man gets jail time for unintentional death of brother

MUSKEGON, Mich. (WOOD) - A Muskegon man was sentenced to jail time Tuesday for the unintentional death of his younger brother. Dareese Hewlett Jr. 18, was sentenced to 90 days in jail with credit for three days already served, as well as two years of probation and one year with a tether following hi

WOOD - 2017-09-19 21:08:08

Ex-boyfriend on trial for Sept. 2016 death of Muskegon mother

MUSKEGON, MICH. - The trial for the man accused in the death of Muskegon mother Barbie Dailey nearly one year ago is underway. During opening statements assistant Muskegon County Prosecutor Benjamin Medema told jurors that Joshua Salyers is the one who slashed the throat of Barbie Dailey on Sept. 4,

WZZM 13 - 2017-09-19 22:26:44

Muskegon man sentenced to federal prison on gun violations

Gerald Odneal II - MDOC GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - A Muskegon man has been sentenced to five and a half years in federal prison for firearms possession as a convicted felon. Gerald Odneal II, who also went as "PJ" was sentenced in U.S. District Court in Grand Rapids Wednesday, according to Acting U.S. At

FOX17 - 2017-09-20 15:09:40

Muskegon Winter Sports Complex launches crowdfund for zip line

The Muskegon Winter Sports Complex is launching a crowdfunding campaign to build a zip line on site. The sports complex is a non-profit that is situated in Muskegon State Park. It currently has a luge track, ice skating, cross country skiing and other winter activities. With the development of the z

WZZM 13 - 2017-09-18 20:12:47

Utility to give Muskegon power plant and $1M to developer

B.C. Cobb plant in Muskegon MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) - The state of Michigan is allowing a utility company to give away a shuttered coal power plant at a cost of $1 million. The Muskegon Chronicle reports the Michigan Public Service Commission last week approved Consumers Energy's request to divest the

FOX17 - 2017-09-18 19:38:31

Woman in financial fight with shuttered Whitehall funeral home

WHITEHALL, Mich. -- Beverly Rogers says she was just trying to be responsible, prepaying for her funeral so her family wouldn't be left with the burden. However, the 80-year-old says dealing with a West Michigan funeral home backfired. Thomas Clock, owner of the now closed Clock Funeral Home in Whit

FOX17 - 2017-09-20 00:18:34

W. MI Senate seats up for grabs in upcoming election

This June 17, 2015 photo shows the Michigan Capitol in Lansing, Mich. GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) - Multiple seats will be up for grabs in the upcoming election, many of which are held by legislators in West Michigan districts. In the 29th District, covering Grand Rapids and the southeast part of K

WOOD - 2017-09-19 22:00:38

Bakita and Book Week 5

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich -- It's Bret Bakita's birthday and he is celebrating by talking high school football Jason Hutton. On the agenda: Kalamazoo United at Watervliet, Grandville at East Kentwood, Byron Center at Zeeland West and much more. Here is how the Blitz top 10 votes went this week: Bret Bakita

FOX17 - 2017-09-20 14:00:29

Local artists featured in ArtPrize

Beginning Wednesday, 175 venues throughout Grand Rapids will showcase more than 1,300 pieces of art in the ninth annual ArtPrize. Among them will be entries completed by local artists. The 2017 edition of ArtPrize runs Sept. 20 to Oct. 8. The public and a jury will vote on entries in each category:

GRAND HAVEN TRIBUNE - 2017-09-19 19:00:00

Busy week for GH port

On Sept. 13, Port City's articulated tug/barge combination Bradshaw McKee/St. Marys Conquest came into port with a load of cement for the St. Marys Cement terminal in Ferrysburg. The pair unloaded in Milwaukee before Grand Haven. Lower Lakes Towing Ltd.'s motor vessel Cuyahoga arrived early Friday m

GRAND HAVEN TRIBUNE - 2017-09-20 20:00:00

Emergency crews respond to fire at Magnum Coffee

A report that came across the scanner said flames were visible on the roof. Firefighters from Crockery, Spring Lake and Ferrysburg responded to the business located along M-104 east of 130th Avenue. The three departments have an automatic response agreement in case of a structure fire. A Magnum offi

GRAND HAVEN TRIBUNE - 2017-09-19 19:28:00

Man suffers burns in boat fire

Customers lost power due to the fire. Sentinel staff Following a boat fire in Grand Haven Township, one man has been taken to Spectrum Butterworth Hospital with face, arm and hand burns on Tuesday, Sept. 19. Deputies from the Ottawa County Sheriff's Office and Grand Haven Fire Rescue responded to R

HOLLAND SENTINEL - 2017-09-20 15:30:19

Man burned after sailboat hits power line

A fire on board a sailboat can be seen in the background in Grand Haven on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017. (Tom Burghardt/ReportIt) GRAND HAVEN, Mich. (WOOD) - A Spring Lake man has severe burns after a boating accident in Grand Haven. It happened around 8 p.m. Tuesday on the Grand River near Robbins R

WOOD - 2017-09-20 10:17:31

More parking coming to Mulligan's Hollow

Grand Haven City Council has approved a $62,900 contract with Abonmarche Consultants Inc. of Benton Harbor for the design, construction administration and construction close-out services related to the planned parking lot at the recreation area adjacent to the Tri-Cities Family YMCA. "This is for th

GRAND HAVEN TRIBUNE - 2017-09-20 19:00:00

Waterfront Stadium groundbreaking set for Sept. 29

Mark your calendar for Friday, Sept. 29, and the last big event at the old Waterfront Stadium in Grand Haven. That's the date when the city hosts a ceremonial groundbreaking for the new Lynne Sherwood Waterfront Stadium. The announcement comes following a City Council decision Monday night to approv

GRAND HAVEN TRIBUNE - 2017-09-20 17:00:00

Man gets jail time for 5th drunken driving conviction

A 49-year-old Ravenna man was sentenced Monday to the Ottawa County Jail, rather than prison, for a fifth-offense drunken driving conviction. Ottawa County Circuit Judge Karen Miedema said she took David Lee Morin's long stretch of sobriety into account when making her decision, despite Ottawa Count

GRAND HAVEN TRIBUNE - 2017-09-20 15:00:00

Robinson Township crash leaves 1 injured

The crash occurred at 120th Avenue and Sleeper Street. A car crash in Robinson Township left one person injured Tuesday morning, Sept. 20. According to the Ottawa County Sheriff's Department, the crash occurred at 120th Avenue and Sleeper Street at 8:34 a.m. Mary Palazzolo, a 73-year-old resident of

HOLLAND SENTINEL - 2017-09-19 22:30:00

Photo gallery: Grand Haven Cross Country at West Ottawa

Images from the first O-K Red Conference cross country jamboree of the season at West Ottawa Middle School on Tuesday. The boys took home top-honors, while the girls finished fourth overall. Images from the first O-K Red Conference cross country jamboree of the season at West Ottawa Middle School

GRAND HAVEN TRIBUNE - 2017-09-20 07:27:00

Boat crash, fire causes power outage in Grand Haven, sole passenger injured

GRAND HAVEN TOWNSHIP, Mich. - A sailboat mast hitting an overhead wire in a swampy area of Grand Haven Township caused more than 2,500 Consumers Energy customers to lose power Tuesday night. The Ottawa County Sheriff's Department dispatch says they received reports of a wildfire caused by a blown tr

FOX17 - 2017-09-20 01:05:48