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Unemployment was up in West Michigan last month despite growth in new jobs
Unemployment in the Grand Rapids-Wyoming labor market rose to 5.7 percent in June despite adding 5,800 new jobs, according to statistics released Thursday, July 24, by the Michigan Department of Technology, Management & Budget.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Trash talk: See what volunteers hauled out of the Muskegon River during annual cleanup
Among the items volunteers wrestled out of the river were a park bench, numerous tires and 900 pounds of pressure-treated lumber, said Jerry Carlson, organizer of the cleanup.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Missing Grant-area man, 40, found alive; in stable condition
According to a post on the Newaygo Emergency Services Department Facebook page , Timoteo Santiago is alive, but the location of where he was found has yet to be revealed.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Cottages are becoming year-round homes for some, money makers for others
The cottage. It's not your grandfather's fishing cabin anymore. Instead, the traditional weekend retreat is more likely to be a year-round home in retirement or an income-producing property to rent out when you're not staying there.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Oil Sheen Alarming Residents Along Muskegon River in Newaygo Co.
Linda Pomeroy has lived along the river since 2002, and contacted FOX 17 after noticing what she believes is a leaking oil pipe.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Shannon Siders 1989 murder case against 2 brothers to be aired at 3-day court hearing
A judge is expected to hear three days of testimony before deciding whether the first-degree murder case against two brothers charged with killing Shannon Siders in 1989 is strong enough for a trial.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Detective: Witnesses saw 2 brothers with 'limp,' bloody Shannon Siders, 1989 murder victim
Two witnesses allegedly told police they saw Paul and Matt Jones standing over Shannon Siders , "limp and with blood on her face," in the woods a short distance from where her body was later discovered.