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Prosecutors continue to wait for the results of toxicology tests before making any decision on how to proceed with possible charges against the driver in a crash that killed bicyclist Jeff Dykehouse on July 9. Assistant Prosecutor James Benison said the prosecutor's office has asked the crime lab to expedite results - place a higher priority on ... (more)
26 min ago | MLive.com
East Grand Rapids has joined a growing number of West Michigan communities restricting street begging, despite concerns from two city commissioners that the ordinance may be a solution without a problem.
1 hr ago | MLive.com
The health care industry is a booming field in Grand Rapids and nationally - for workers who have an associate's degree or less.
A pregnant Michigan teenager was strangled and her boyfriend was decapitated after apparently connecting with a stranger through the online service Craigslist for a sexual encounter, police said Monday.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - Details about undocumented children who come alone to Grand Rapids are so secretive that even one of our elected officials said he doesn't know how many have come here.
Former Christian radio host John Balyo now faces federal child porn and exploitation charges stemming from alleged incidents involving a 12-year-old boy.
Green and silver buses, splashed with varying hues of both colors, will go into operation Aug. 25 when The Rapid establishes its new Silver Line route .
A nationwide manhunt is underway for three people accused of a statewide crime spree that started near Grand Rapids and reached all the way to metro Detroit.
Mayor George Heartwell wants the city's pension boards to hold their meetings in City Hall instead of a building on East Fulton Street.
SEXUALLY ABUSING A TEENAGED BOY. BUT FIRST, THEY'RE THE FOCUS OF A NATIONWIDE MAN HUNT.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. The number one tip that we give women when they come into the DAWN office , seeking a divorce, is to not automatically believe what their husband is telling them.
Katy Perry is doing her part to help homeless veterans. She's teaming up with the charity Veterans Matter to auction off VIP tickets to some of her upcoming concert performances in the Midwest, as well as a chance to meet her backstage.
A Grand Rapids-area auto supplier plans to add more than 800 jobs in Michigan -- more than half of them in Clinton County -- when it opens two new factories in the state.
The first African-American president of the national YWCA will be memorialized with a downtown statue.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The Kent County Animal Shelter said it is getting a lot of calls about animals being left inside hot vehicles when owners make the mistake of leaving their pet alone for "just a minute."
When a young pregnant woman in the Grand Rapids area went missing recently, Norton Shores Police Department officials reached out to investigators there to compare notes involving the disappearance of Jessica Heeringa.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. It's fun and natural to enjoy all kinds of outdoor activities in the summer.
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Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 08:01 am
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