Saturday Dec 14
Ken Stevens Picks Pics: Courtroom drama photo leads best-of collection
That played out this week as I captured a photo when emotions were running high during the sentencing of Sarah Renee Knysz for her involvement in the shooting death of Michigan State Police Trooper Paul K. Butterfield II in September.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Battle Creek Enquirer
City's new spokeswoman is a 'government nerd'
Jessica VanderKolk is a self-proclaimed local government nerd. "I am fascinated by the things that local government does, by a lot of the things people probably think are lame or boring," the 32-year-old said.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Report From Scene of 40 Car Pileup in Muskegon County
The deputy was taken to the hospital and is expected to recover. The officer was in his cruiser at the time, and the cruiser was hit several times.
Passenger in U.S. 31 pileup: 'It happened so fast'
Witnesses at the scene of a pileup that involved as many as 40 vehicles Thursday morning said the crash happened in the blink of an eye.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Trooper-death suspect wife sentenced as accessory
Sarah Renee Knysz, involved in the shooting death of Michigan State Police Trooper Paul K. Butterfield II, listens to her attorney John Spillan during her sentencing before Mason County's 51st Circuit Court Judge Richard I. Cooper in Ludington, Mich.
Grand Haven Tribune
Photo Gallery: GH girls basketball tops Ludington
Grand Haven's varsity girls basketball team defeated visiting Ludington on Tuesday, 41-26.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Sentencing of Sarah Renee Knysz involved in the shooting death of...
Paul T. Butterfield, father of slain Michigan State Police Trooper Paul K. Butterfield II hands a photo of his son to Sarah Renee Knysz to look at prior to his making a statement to the court.
Winter Weather Advisories in several counties Tuesday
There is a Winter Weather Advisory for counties on the Lake Michigan half of the Lower Peninsula from the straights to Ludington.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Grant for Ludington Park
Repaved courts and more handicap accessibility can be expected at Escanaba's Ludington Park.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Detroit Free Press
Photography book features more than 1,000 images from every corner of Michigan
This image of Grand Haven pier after sunset is among the photos published by father-and-son team Todd and Brad Reed in their book, 'Tuesdays with Todd & Brad Reed: A Michigan Tribute,' / Todd and Brad Reed 'Tuesdays with Todd & Brad Reed: A Michigan Tribute,' expanded their geographic range - and is likely to extend their reputation as well.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Report: Female corrections officer involved in Mason County Jail assault arraigned
The name of the Mason County corrections officer charged with assault at the Mason County Jail has been reported by the Ludington Daily News.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Lansing State Journal
Book captures Michigan'sbeauty
Photographers Todd and Brad Reed had a weekly engagement every Tuesday during 2012: photographing Michigan in each one of its fabulous seasons.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
The Lake Effect Snow Warning for Berrien and Cass Counties in Michigan and for La Porte, St. Joseph, Starke and Marshall Counties in Indiana will expire at midnight.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Muskegon morning weather report: Slushy highways, snow showers likely
Snow showers are again likely today, before 3 p.m., in the Muskegon area, according to the National Weather Service.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Michigan State Police trooper-killing suspect's mom has hearing rescheduled
LUDINGTON, MI aA A' The preliminary examination for Tammi Lynne Spofford, charged with two felonies for allegedly helping her son Eric John Knysz after he allegedly fatally shot Michigan State Police trooper Paul Butterfield, has been rescheduled.
Thanksgiving travel could be hampered by some snow
Those with Thanksgiving week travel plans will be dodging some snow over the next couple of days along with unseasonably cool temperatures right into the end of the week.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Ludington couple arrested for alleged purse snatching in Fruitport Township
A lengthy investigation that led authorities from Muskegon County to Mason County resulted in the arrest of a Ludington couple recently for allegedly stealing an elderly woman's purse.