Muskegon County Newswire

Muskegon County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Muskegon County, MI.

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  1. Tribe unveils plans for 300-unit housing development near proposed casinoRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MLive.com

    The Indian tribe planning a casino in Muskegon County unveiled its plans for 120 acres of land it purchased.

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  2. Lakes Mall in Muskegon County sold to private buyerRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MLive.com

    The mall was sold along with Fashion Square Mall in Saginaw to a private buyer for an aggregate price of $66.5 million, including the assumption of a $38.2 million loan secured by Fashion Square. Net proceeds from the sale were used to reduce outstanding balances on the company's lines of credit, according to a news release.

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  3. $1.7 million road project for M-120 being planned; open house setRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | MLive.com

    A major road project on a portion of M-120 in Muskegon County is the focus of a public open house this week. The project, scheduled for 2017, calls for improvements to M-120 from Whitehall Road to the Mid-Michigan Railroad tracks in the city of North Muskegon.

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  4. West MI Funeral Director Sentenced For FraudRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    A former western Michigan funeral director has been sentenced to eight months in jail for fraud. Thomas Clock III also was sentenced Monday in Muskegon County Circuit Court to two months' probation and fines.

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  5. 14 sentences by Muskegon County Circuit Judge Timothy G. HicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | MLive.com

    The following people were sentenced July 15, 2016.

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  6. Mother, 55, threatened to beat up, intimidate her son's rape victim, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... Lane, was charged last week with witness intimidation as a third-time habitual offender and is lodged in the Muskegon County Jail on a $20,000 bond. She faces up to 20 years in prison. Joshua Humphrey, 34, and Stiff, 31, have been charged with third ...

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  7. Man heading to prison apologizes, thanks deputies he injured in suicidal struggle over gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MLive.com

    A Sullivan Township man has been sentenced to 19 months in prison and ordered to pay thousands of dollars in restitution for injuring two police officers. Accompanied by his attorney, Brian Alan Mayette, 48, appeared in the courtroom of Muskegon County Circuit Judge Timothy G. Hicks on Monday, July 26. Mayette is charged with resisting and obstructing a police officer causing serious injury or impairment for causing Muskegon County Sherriff's Deputy Tom Johnson to suffer a broken ankle.

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  8. How do we pay for new Muskegon County Jail? We asked political candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MLive.com

    Talk is cheap, but Muskegon County's state-of-the-art jail was not.

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  9. Ex-Postal Worker Sentenced For Opening Mail From RouteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | CBS Local

    ... reported. She pleaded guilty in March to a charge of unlawfully opening mail from the route she worked in Muskegon County. She also was ordered to serve 18 months of probation and pay $250 in restitution. Her lawyer says she's extremely remorseful. ...

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  10. Fire at Muskegon County gas stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | WOODTV.com

    Firefighters say they received a call around 6:15 p.m. of a fire at the Marathon gas station located at 5536 Holton Road in Dalton Township, in the unincorporated community of Twin Lake.

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  11. More than 60 firefighters across Muskegon County fight gas station blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | MLive.com

    Almost every fire resource in the county was called to fight the fire.

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  12. Newly obtained documents reveal more details in Heeringa caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Newly obtained documents shed more light on the investigation into suspect Jeffrey Willis. He's charged in the murder of Muskegon County jogger Rebecca Bletsch, and he's a suspect in the disappearance of Jessica Heeringa.

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  13. Muskegon airport is popular Pokemon stop; You cana t get them allRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Playing Pokemon Go in Muskegon has probably taken you to the Muskegon County Airportand there are a few extra rules that officials are asking you to be aware of. Officials released information Friday that the airport is one of the top three Pokemon Go sites in the Muskegon area.

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  14. What should a new Muskegon skatepark look like? Public forum starts discussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | MLive.com

    ... this month, a fund was established to pay for new recreational equipment at the Community Foundation for Muskegon County. The city of Muskegon donated $10,000 to start the campaign. After collecting feedback from the Thursday discussion, Johnson ...

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  15. General contractor named for college's downtown center; CWC Textron makes donationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | MLive.com

    ... Erhardt Construction of Ada, $13,040,000; and Miller Davis Construction of Kalamazoo, $13,522,000. Muskegon County voters in 2013 agreed to pay for $23.7 million in bonds to help fund the downtown center as well as a $12 million health and wellness ...

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  16. Muskegon County Airport reminds Pokemon Go players of security risksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | MLive.com

    The Pokemon Go craze is in full swing in Muskegon County

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  17. 7 sentences by Muskegon County Circuit Judge William C. MariettiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | MLive.com

    The following people were sentenced July 12, 2016.

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  18. Muskegon's 'Port Day' to draw 100-plus people, showcase shipping potentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | MLive.com

    More than 100 executives and CEOs from organizations throughout West Michigan will be in Muskegon for the city's "Port Day" on July 26. The event organized by the Muskegon County Port Advisory committee is meant to showcase Muskegon's port in an effort to entice companies to transport their products through the Port of Muskegon. More than 150 people were invited to the event which will take place at the Mart Dock in downtown Muskegon at 3:30 p.m. and between 130 and 140 people are expected to attend.

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  19. Judge candidate bitten by dog while canvassing Wolf Lake neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | MLive.com

    A Muskegon County candidate for judge was bitten by a dog while campaigning Tuesday, July 19.

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  20. Watch strong wind gusts, heavy rain hit Lake Michigan county's shoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | MLive.com

    A line of thunderstorms hit the Muskegon County shore along Lake Michigan just past noon today, July 21 and made quite a scene. In the Montague area, people who were on the Lake Michigan beach near the White Lake Channel took cover when black clouds rolled in.

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