Police identify drivers injured Friday in head-on crash in Ada Township
Authorities have identified the two drivers involved in a head-on collision Friday night in Ada Township as Jeffrey Schurtz, 39, of Jenison, and Ronald Vanderboon, 59, of Ada Township.
Charges Filed Against GR Man in Jenison Girl's Disappearance
A 38-year-old Grand Rapids man remains behind bars after an alleged sexual assault of a 13-year-old Jenison girl that he had met online.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Grand Rapids sex offender arrested in connection with teenage girl's disappearance
A 38-year-old sex offender was arrested Dec. 5 in connection with the disappearance of a teenage girl from Jenison.
State of Michigan
Snyder makes appointments, reappointments to Asian Pacific American Affairs Commission
LANSING, Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointments of Soraya Kim, of Northville, and Ryan Rosario, of Rochester Hills, and the reappointments of Nasim Ansari, of Portage, Connie Dang, of Jenison, and Roland Hwang, of Northville, to the Asian Pacific American Affairs Commission.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Star in the next 'Jump with Jill' music video, casting call set for this month
The Michigan-based " Jump With Jill " rock and roll nutrition show is holding a casting call on Monday, Dec. 16 from 4 - 6 p.m. for their next music video.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
WZZM-TV Grand Rapids
Cyber Monday sees record activity
It's Cyber Monday, which means Josh Leslie and his brown-coat colleagues will be moving a little quicker than normal.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
A Robbery Between "Friends" in Jenison Ends in Arrest
Ottawa County Sheriff's Sergeant Christie Wendt and deputies were dispatched to Baldwin Street near River Avenue, just off of the I-196 exit, around 6:30 PM.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Allegan and Van Buren among counties under lake-effect snow advisory
The National Weather Service has issued a lake-effect snow advisory for several lakeshore counties, including Allegan and Van Buren in Southwest Michigan.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Two-Vehicle Crash Snarls Traffic on Chicago Drive in Jenison
According to Ottawa County Sheriff's Sergeant John Wolffis, a Buick was heading westbound on Chicago Drive, driven by 23-year-old Derrick Carson-Brown of Wyoming, while a Toyota was heading northbound on Port Sheldon Street, driven by 42-year-old Alejandro Ramos-Perez of Jenison.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Jenison woman must use retirement and earnings to pay back $325,000 embezzled from law office
A Jenison florist must pay an estimated $325,000 out of her earnings and 401 fund after she admitted to embezzling from a Grand Rapids law firm.
Morning Update: Fewer than 1,000 Kent County residents still without power
Consumers Energy utility workers continue to make progress in restoring power to thousands of homes in Kent County and beyond after strong winds left countless in the dark Sunday night.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
West Michigan educators say deadly Texas high school party shows social media dangers
A Texas high school party that turned deadly after being heavily promoted on social media should serve as a reminder of the danger of instant and widespread communication, West Michigan educators said.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Racial Slur at Jenison Home Investigated
That's a question Ottawa County Sheriff's detectives are considering after what appeared to be a misspelled racial slur was found on the siding of a house in a subdivision north of Jenison last weekend.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
EpiPen Law: West Michigan lawmaker's legislation close to passage as President Obama inks new law
President Barack Obama signed into law Wednesday, Nov. 13, federal legislation that provides financial incentives for states to pass laws allowing schools to stock EpiPens to treat children with food allergies such as proposed in Michigan.
Downtown Development Authority spending $45,000 to light up the holidays
Downtown's holiday lights and store window displays will be amped up this season with new lighting displays and a holiday store window competition.