Friday Dec 6
Grand Haven Tribune
Patty, a 6-year-old black Labrador from Ionia, made a recent appearance in a Grand Haven courtroom and assisted in a victory for the prosecution in a criminal sexual misconduct trial.
Ionia farmer named Michigan Farm Bureau's 'Volunteer of The Year'
Teachworth was given the award on Wednesday, Dec. 4, during the Michigan Farm Bureau's 94th Annual Meeting at the DeVos Place Convention Center.
State of Michigan
A public hearing to consider the possible parole of George Carter, #130300
The Michigan Parole Board will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, December 17, 2013 to consider the possible parole of George Carter, #130300.
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Fundraisers to Rebuild Whites Bridge
A euchre tournament is scheduled Dec. 21 at Steele Street Hall, 115 S Steele St. in Ionia.
How Gary Rolls arrest went down: Kent County colleague calls it 'dignified'
Kent County Commissioner Gary Rolls was taken into custody "in a dignified way" after a board meeting this morning at county headquarters in Grand Rapids, according to a colleague.
Prosecutors seek 60-year sentence for Ionia man who sexually exploited children
Federal prosecutors say an Ionia County man who took sexually explicit videos of young girls should be locked up for 60 years - essentially, for the rest of his life.