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3 hrs ago | MLive.com
One of three suspects in a crime spree believed to have stretched from Wyoming, to Greenville, to the Detroit area and beyond will be arraigned Friday morning in Wyoming on several charges for a stabbing there.
5 hrs ago | MLive.com
Prosecutors continue to wait for the results of toxicology tests before making any decision on how to proceed with possible charges against the driver in a crash that killed bicyclist Jeff Dykehouse on July 9. Assistant Prosecutor James Benison said the prosecutor's office has asked the crime lab to expedite results - place a higher priority on ... (more)
5 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press
The Grand Rapids Press reports Walter Antraell Wilson told police last week he killed Robert Anthony Farmer in 2004.
Grand Rapids Community College faculty and staff are celebrating the school's 100th anniversary with a series of donation projects, ranging from collecting school supplies for children to sending books to inmates of the Kent County Jail.
Kent County Sheriff's deputies have taken two suspects wanted for a Michigan crime spree into custody at York Creek Apartments.
Rodney Scot Armstrong will face trial on two charges of attempted murder as a result of a downtown shooting that left one teen without the use of his legs After two days of testimony in Grand Rapids District Court where 16 and 17-year-old shooting victims were among those who identified 25-year-old Armstrong as the man who fired the gun in the ... (more)
A 46-year-old man who liked to take money for asphalt jobs that never happened faces prison and hefty fines after pleading guilty to false pretenses as a habitual offender.
Skunks have invaded the city in a big, stinky way, according to a recent Outside Magazine article penned by Grand Rapids biologist Christopher Kemp .
The Kent County Commission has a senior millage proposal on the Aug. 5 primary election ballot asking voters to support .50 mills for eight years for essential services for older adults.
The Kent County sheriff's department said Saturday that Brookelyn Elias was riding in a golf cart-style vehicle Friday with her 6-year-old brother Carter on a private driveway in Gaines Township, south of Grand Rapids.
The Kent County Sheriff's Office reports that the accident involved two motorcycles and a tractor.
Two motorcyclists collided with a tractor near the intersection of Five Mile Road NE and Byrne Avenue Saturday, killing one of the riders and leaving the other with minor injuries, authorities said.
The Grand Rapids Press reports that the plane pull competition on Saturday helps mark the milestone.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 10:21 am
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