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Allegan County House Fire
Allegan County firefighters had a busy Saturday night. Authorities say they were called to a house fire at about 10 P.M. The home on M-40 near Allegan Dam Road was nearly engulfed when fire crews arrived.
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
Allegan County man, accused of having sex with teen, sentenced to 3...
An Allegan County man, who pleaded guilty to third degree criminal sexual conduct for having sex with a teenager , has been sentenced to prison.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
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Snow-Delayed Allegan Job Fair Today
The job fair that was canceled by one of last month's deep snow storms finally comes off Wednesday at the Allegan County Michigan Works! Service Center.
Another Shot of Winter Weather Hits Lakeshore
Old Man Winter is apparently not leaving without a fight as wintry conditions have returned to the Lakeshore and much of the nation.
Heavy, wet snow causing slideoffs, accidents throughout Southwest Michigan
A dispatcher with the Kalamazoo County Sheriff's Office said as of 6:30 a.m., deputies were tied up with more than a dozen slideoffs.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
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Photo courtesy Fifth Third River Bank Run
LaughFest People and Pets was is its fourth year, and dogs big and small came out to support Gilda's Club of GR.
West Michigan community finalist for 'America's Happiest Seaside Towns'
Saugatuck is up against a few island paradises to claim the title of 2014 "America's Happiest Seaside Town" by Coastal Living magazine.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Citing personal commitments, Rep. Genetski won't seek state Senate seat
State Rep. Bob Genetski announced Monday, March 10 that he has decided not to run for the 26th District State Senate seat.
The big thaw: Septic systems can fail when snows, rain flood soils
If today's forecast high temperature of 52 degrees becomes a reality, Monday may be the first day of Southwest Michigan's big thaw.
WOTV Battle Creek
Join WOTV 4 at the Allegan County Imagination Library fundraising event on March 20th to help provide free books to the youth of West Michigan.
The Cabaret Band Show marks its 30th year helping Wings of Hope Hospice
Say goodbye to winter and come celebrate thirty years of outstanding entertainment.
Busy Monday in Allegan County Circuit Court
Judge Margaret Bakker will hear initial motions in the "rearraignment" of Tobias Westenbroek.
Flooding Tips as Spring Thaw Nears
As the thaw from a long and harsh winter nears, the Allegan County Office of Emergency Management has issued some tips and links to deal with flooding issues.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Allegan Co. Man Charged as Four-Year-Old Boy is Burned by Lighter
A 30-year-old Trowbridge Township man was arraigned yesterday on child abuse charges stemming from allegedly burning his girlfriend's four-year-old son.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Man accused of burning 4-year-old with cigarette lighter charged with child abuse
A man accused of burning his girlfriend's son with a cigarette lighter has been jailed on charges of child abuse, police said.
WTKG-AM Grand Rapids
Wayland MSP Arrests Allegan County Man for Child Abuse
A 30 year old Allegan County man's being held on bond, awaiting his preliminary exam on child abuse charges.
'Mastermind' in Grandville kidnapping has newest scheme backfire
The so-called mastermind of a bungling trio who created a plan to kidnap and hold his ex-mother-in-law for ransom had one more scheme up his sleeve to get him out of prison.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Plainwell man accused of shaking baby, causing severe head trauma, investigator testifies
Before his 2-month-old daughter was taken to the hospital with severe head injuries, Anthony Ray McFarlane Jr. was seen sitting on the couch while the infant was crying in a baby swing.
Child Abuse Charges Pending Against Plainwell Man
An unnamed 23-year-old Plainwell man is in the Allegan County Jail, awaiting arraignment on child abuse charges stemming from an incident in December involving his two-month-old daughter.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The new Allegan County Jail.
The new, much-debated Allegan County Jail won't be dedicated for another week. But Friday afternoon, the public got a look inside.