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Spring cleaning: See what's planned in Muskegon County's cities, townships
Many of the cities, townships and villages in Muskegon County -- along with the county itself -- are hosting special events or collection efforts in honor of the spring cleaning going on in the area.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Police department, agency team up to offer bicycle saftey class in Muskegon
The warmer weather is prompting more people to get on their bicycles and ride through Muskegon County neighborhoods and a class is being offered to make sure bicyclists are safe this season.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Work after Saturday storm: Reconnecting wires, cleaning up trees, checking insurance, bracing for more
The first in a series of storms hitting West Michigan this weekend lasted less than an hour but emergency responders spent all evening cataloging the damage it left.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Judge throws out part of baby-murder suspect's videotaped...
A Muskegon County judge has suppressed part of infant-murder defendant Anthony Casanova's videotaped statement to a police detective, including statements that he repeatedly bounced his baby son on an air mattress.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
State of Michigan
Bridge improvements on Broadway Avenue over Seaway Drive
COUNTY: Muskegon HIGHWAY: US-31 Business Route CLOSEST CITIES: Muskegon Heights and Norton Shores START DATE: Monday, April 14, 2014 ESTIMATED END DATE: July 2014 PROJECT DETAILS: Bridge improvements on Broadway Avenue over Seaway Drive include deck resurfacing, substructure repair, approach replacement and painting.
Muskegon County households report 2,000 more jobs than last February
Muskegon County households in February reported 2,000 more jobs than they did 12 months previous - a sign that the area's economy is off to a running start in 2014.
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Norton Shores PD Releases Sprint Store Burglary Video
Norton Shores Police Department is investigating a Sprint store burglary that may have connections to other break-ins in the area.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Muskegon County man charged with 2 life felonies linked to hotel armed robbery, assault
A 20-year-old Muskegon County man has been charged with two life felonies for allegedly robbing and shooting another man inside the Baymont Inn and Suites in Norton Shores last fall.
'From $5 to $500': Individual donations sought for Muskegon WWI-era cannons restoration drive
The twin World War I-era field guns in their day would have been drawn by horses in some cases and could have been used for hitting targets up to 4 miles away.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Editorial: Spring brings 'green shoots' of new businesses to Muskegon-area economy
Maybe, just maybe, we will begin to see the green shoots of spring through the melting snow piles in our backyard gardens.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Today's top headlines: Murder case against dad of Baby Kate, Windy Saturday night, shooting suspect
It appears a judge won't decide for many weeks, possibly three months or more, whether the "Baby Kate" murder case against Sean Michael Phillips is strong enough to go to trial.
Grand Haven Tribune
Police seek pair who stole $1,000 in merchandise
Norton Shores police are looking for two women they say stole more than $1,000 in merchandise from the Kohl's store near The Lakes Mall.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
West Michigan Regional Water Authority to host public open house on filtration plant connection project
The authority's plan to build a 36-inch transmission main to connect to the Muskegon Water Filtration Plant will prompt construction on Beach Street around April 17 and subsequent traffic delays and lane closures near residential areas.
Grand Haven Tribune
Another sign of spring
A sure sign spring is here - or at least on its way - is when the snow fences come down along the highways and at the beach.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
See how much money Muskegon County Road Commission, municipalities...
The Muskegon County Road Commission will receive $588,239 of the $100 million recently appropriated by Michigan lawmakers for road maintenance such as pothole repairs.
Midday Muskegon headlines: Baby Kate murder case, hotel shooting, winter melts away
A two-day preliminary examination for Sean Michael Phillips, charged with open murder in the disappearance of his infant daughter, Katherine "Baby Kate" Phillips, was scheduled to start at 9 a.m. Thursday, April 3. NORTON SHORES, MI - A 27-year-old woman who police say is connected to an armed robbery in November that resulted in one person shot ... (more)
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Jessica Heeringa: A new twist revealed
The woman who provided police with their biggest clue in the Jessica Heeringa disappearance - the description that led to the sketch of a possible suspect - has a close relationship with a person later identified as a person of interest in the case, Target 8 has learned.
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
West Michigan Child Lives With Arthritis at Age Two
NORTON SHORES, Mich., -A West Michigan mom is now on a mission to raise awareness about the most common cause of disability in the U.S, arthritis.