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MLive.com
Muskegon 'critical dunes' ordinance could speed up developmentsMUSKEGON, MI - A new ordinance puts critical dunes back into local control, a m
MLive.com / Posted an hour ago
MUSKEGON, MI - A new ordinance puts critical dunes back into local control, a move that Muskegon's city planning staff believe will speed up the approval process for development projects near the city's numerous sandy knolls. The ordinance was... Read more
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MLive.com
See if your college is closed due to snowarea of 3 to 5 inches of snow will stretch from Detroit to Flint, Saginaw, cent
MLive.com / Posted an hour ago
area of 3 to 5 inches of snow will stretch from Detroit to Flint, Saginaw, central Lower Michihgan and Grand Rapids, Muskegon, Ludington and Manistee. The burst of several inches of snow during the drive home from work will make roads... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Muskegon city officials pass safety measures for cyclistsMUSKEGON, MICH. - The city of Muskegon has adopted new rules addressing the pas
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 hours ago
MUSKEGON, MICH. - The city of Muskegon has adopted new rules addressing the passing of bicycles by motor vehicles. City officials have worked to make Muskegon more bike-able, in recent years. The new ordinance, passed by commissioners on Tuesday,... Read more
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MLive.com
Five new chalets will help expand Western Market in downtown MuskegonMUSKEGON, MI - Five new chalets will be built to expand Western Market next yea
MLive.com / Posted 5 hours ago
MUSKEGON, MI - Five new chalets will be built to expand Western Market next year, adding new businesses to the popular downtown pop-up shops that have helped define the streetscape of West Western Avenue. The city currently leases a total of 12... Read more
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MLive.com
Up to 8 inches of snow possible as winter storm hits West MichiganWeather Service. Snowfall rates could reach an inch per hour at times, which wo
MLive.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Weather Service. Snowfall rates could reach an inch per hour at times, which would result in poor visibility. Kent and Muskegon counties are among those expected to be hit hardest in West Michigan with forecasts calling for 5-to-8 inches... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Man charged for selling 16-old for sex in Roosevelt Park areafor allegedly selling a minor for sex at the Victory Inn in Roosevelt Park. Ho
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 hours ago
for allegedly selling a minor for sex at the Victory Inn in Roosevelt Park. Hodges was arraigned on Wednesday morning in Muskegon. He is charged with human trafficking of a minor, which is a felony charged punishable by up to 20 years or a... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Some Michigan schools closing in anticipation of snowstormconditions. A winter storm warning was issued Wednesday for parts of the Lower
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 7 hours ago
conditions. A winter storm warning was issued Wednesday for parts of the Lower Peninsula stretching from the Ludington and Muskegon area along Lake Michigan to the Detroit area in southeastern Michigan. Forecasters say about 4 to 8 inches (10 to 20... Read more
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MLive.com
Skiing, snowshoeing underway at Muskegon Winter Sports ComplexMUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - Snow lovers rejoice - skiing and snowshoeing is underway
MLive.com / Posted 8 hours ago
MUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - Snow lovers rejoice - skiing and snowshoeing is underway at the Muskegon Winter Sports Complex. The lighted cross-country ski trails have been groomed for both classical and skate skiers, and there's enough snow in the woods... Read more
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MLive.com
'Firearm epidemic?' Grand Rapids sees sharp rise in illegal-gun seizuresstill unaccounted for -- and made at least 13 arrests. One break-in suspect ad
MLive.com / Posted 9 hours ago
still unaccounted for -- and made at least 13 arrests. One break-in suspect admitted to selling stolen guns for money in Muskegon, according to court records. The whereabouts of the rest remain a focus of the mulit-jurisdictional... Read more
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MLive.com
Wednesday snowstorm brings snow right at the wrong timebut the snow will be coming down at a moderate clip. Snow totals of 4" to 5" wi
MLive.com / Posted 16 hours ago
but the snow will be coming down at a moderate clip. Snow totals of 4" to 5" will be common through central Lower west to Muskegon, Ludington and Manistee. Grand Rapids could have a few inches by 5 p.m., but Kalamazoo and far southwest Michigan... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Charitable organizations deliver gifts to Muskegon Township family stricken by cancerPhoto courtesy: Dover Singleton. MUSKEGON TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Christmas has come
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 18 hours ago
Photo courtesy: Dover Singleton. MUSKEGON TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Christmas has come early for a Muskegon Township family that’s endured hard times this year. On Tuesday night, members of the Muskegon Township Police and Fire departments, as well as... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Colder temperatures, on and off snow on Tuesday in Muskegon CountyMUSKEGON COUNTY, MICH. - On Tuesday, the weather went like this: snow one minut
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 21 hours ago
MUSKEGON COUNTY, MICH. - On Tuesday, the weather went like this: snow one minute and sun the next. Lake effect snow bands dropped fresh snow all around Muskegon County. The snowfall totals were far less than forecasted. But the winter storm warning... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Winter Weather Advisory issued for Wednesdaywill continue until Wednesday at 11:00 p.m. as well. Another 4-8 inches of snow
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
will continue until Wednesday at 11:00 p.m. as well. Another 4-8 inches of snow is expected along the lakeshore counties of Muskegon, Ottawa, Allegan and Van Buren and others. For the complete list of warnings and advisories, click here. For... Read more
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MLive.com
Rape suspect sentenced for throwing urine on jail officerMUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - A jail inmate facing charges for a violent rape and expos
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
MUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - A jail inmate facing charges for a violent rape and exposing himself to a jail nurse has been sentenced for throwing urine on a corrections officer. Jivonnie Jones was sentenced to 60 months to 40 years in prison, with credit... Read more
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MLive.com
Muskegon Community College to celebrate $14.81M downtown center openingMUSKEGON, MI - Muskegon Community College will officially open its $14.81 milli
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
MUSKEGON, MI - Muskegon Community College will officially open its $14.81 million downtown center on Thursday, Jan. 11. A public celebration and ribbon cutting will be held from 4:30-6:30 p.m. with remarks and light refreshments at the Carolyn I.... Read more
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MLive.com
Muskegon school board to hold 4th meeting on superintendent's reviewMUSKEGON, MI - Muskegon Public Schools Board of Education has spent nearly six
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
MUSKEGON, MI - Muskegon Public Schools Board of Education has spent nearly six hours in special meeting closed sessions in the past week to discuss the superintendent's review. A fourth special meeting is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec.... Read more
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KIVI Boise
The 4 Most Creative Holiday Trees Across Americaup by over 1,000 holiday lights. If this tree doesn't say "Christmas in the De
KIVI Boise / Posted yesterday
up by over 1,000 holiday lights. If this tree doesn't say "Christmas in the Desert", nothing does.4. The Singing Tree - Muskegon, MI There's singing Christmas carols in a choir - and then there's this. The Singing Tree is made up of over 200... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Doorganics grocery delivery service expands to metro Detroitthroughout the first quarter of 2018, founder and CEO Mike Hughes said. The gr
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted yesterday
throughout the first quarter of 2018, founder and CEO Mike Hughes said. The growth of the company, which expanded to the Muskegon area last year, comes at an opportune time. Door to Door Organics — a similar business with locations around the... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Crowder closer to Division I dreamIn a nail-biter of a different sort, Muskegon Lumberjacks fans voted recently t
The Sudbury Star / Posted yesterday
In a nail-biter of a different sort, Muskegon Lumberjacks fans voted recently to send Bray Crowder's Movember moustache packing. A light-hearted Twitter poll decided the fate of Crowder's lip sweater, with 51 per cent voting for a shave and 49 per... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
'She was one of the best ladies around'BATESTOWN — Long-distance truck driver Ron White was in Muskegon, Mich., early
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
BATESTOWN — Long-distance truck driver Ron White was in Muskegon, Mich., early this morning, when he got a call from his dispatcher. "Your house is on fire," White said, recalling the dispatcher's words. "Can you get a hold of your wife?" White had... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Alumni cast announced for Muskegon's Dancing with the Local StarsMUSKEGON, MICH. - Nearly 60 alumni cast members – including local dignitaries,
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
MUSKEGON, MICH. - Nearly 60 alumni cast members – including local dignitaries, business owners and people of interest – will return as participants in the 10th annual “Dancing with the Local Stars” reunion event. The annual event is a fundraiser... Read more
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MLive.com
Winter storm warnings line Michigan's western shore, advisories extended eastfalling Tuesday, December 12, 2017. In Lower Michigan, a winter storm warning
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
falling Tuesday, December 12, 2017. In Lower Michigan, a winter storm warning is in effect for Van Buren, Allegan, Ottawa, Muskegon, Oceana, Mason, Manistee, Benzie, Leelanau and Grand Traverse Counties. Since it is lake effect snow, there will be... Read more
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MLive.com
'Loss to be felt for years' after teacher hit, killed while joggingwas an angel tree Ruter and Frazine met in 2010 when they were hired as teache
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
was an angel tree Ruter and Frazine met in 2010 when they were hired as teachers at Waypoint Academy, a charter school in Muskegon. Frazine taught middle school and high school special education. The duo later worked together at the West Michigan... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Help us find the owner of this 1978 class ring from Altus Highget it back. Bob Brunais told WZZM 13 that a friend of his, also named Bob, fo
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
get it back. Bob Brunais told WZZM 13 that a friend of his, also named Bob, found the ring with a metal detector on the Muskegon High School football field between 10 to 15 years ago. Brunais told his friend he would help find the owner of the... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
1-on-1 with La’Darius JeffersonEAST LANSING, Mich. -- Muskegon senior quarterback La'Darius Jefferson official
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Muskegon senior quarterback La'Darius Jefferson officially committed to Michigan State this weekend. On Sunday, he sat down with FOX 17's Stephanie Funkhouser in East Lansing to chat about the decision and his goals as a... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Meet the Detroit Free Press high school football Dream TeamMike. Wisconsin is getting exactly what their culture attracts: A no-nonsense,
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
Mike. Wisconsin is getting exactly what their culture attracts: A no-nonsense, hard-working, fine young man.” A.J. Reed, Muskegon (Photo: Special to the Detroit Free Press) Vitals: Senior, 6-7, 285 Stats: Spearheaded a line that helped Muskegon... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Police ID jogger killed in Fruitport crashFRUITPORT MICHIGAN — Police say they identified the jogger killed along a Muske
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
FRUITPORT MICHIGAN — Police say they identified the jogger killed along a Muskegon County roadway on Saturday. It happened around 4:12 p.m. near the intersection of East Pontaluna Road and North Point Drive. Authorities say an 18-year-old driver... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Super Senior Player of the Year, Rick Hagenbach, has it figured outthe GAM will announce more age group players of the year for 2017. Tom Werkmeis
The Oakland Press / Posted 3 days ago
the GAM will announce more age group players of the year for 2017. Tom Werkmeister of Grandville and Aya Johnson of North Muskegon were previously announced as the men’s and women’s players of the year and Randy Lewis of Alma and Julie Massa of... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Emergency crews respond to pedistrian struck in Muskegon CountyFRUITPORT TOWNSHIP, Mich — Officials say a portion of a Muskegon County road is
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
FRUITPORT TOWNSHIP, Mich — Officials say a portion of a Muskegon County road is shutdown after a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle. It happened after 4 p.m. along East Pontaluna Road near North Point Drive in the Fruitport Township area on... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Dancing with the Local Stars cast list revealedMUSKEGON, MICH. - 56 alumni cast members are returning as participants in the 1
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
MUSKEGON, MICH. - 56 alumni cast members are returning as participants in the 10th annual Dancing with the Local Stars reunion event. The community stars will join with nine dance teams to put in six performances in February 2018. Proceeds will go... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Muskegon's La'Darius Jefferson picks MSUMUSKEGON - Muskegon's star quarterback is going to be a Spartan. La'Darius Jef
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
MUSKEGON - Muskegon's star quarterback is going to be a Spartan. La'Darius Jefferson announced his commitment to Michigan State University Saturday afternoon on Twitter. The senior quarterback lead the Big Reds to the Division 3 state title over... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Trial set for man charged with killing gas station clerkMUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) - A western Michigan man who's charged with killing a 25-y
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) - A western Michigan man who's charged with killing a 25-year-old gas station clerk is now scheduled to face trial nearly five years after she disappeared. Court officials have set the trial for Jeffrey Willis to begin March 6.... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Muskegon beauticians make monthly stop at Rescue MissionMUSKEGON, MICH. - Three times a day, homeless men from around Muskegon are attr
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
MUSKEGON, MICH. - Three times a day, homeless men from around Muskegon are attracted to the Muskegon Rescue Mission for a hot meal. And Friday was no exception. A long line formed by the door to the cafeteria. Men who in some cases are just down on... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Trial set for the murder and kidnapping of Jessica HeeringaMUSKEGON COUNTY, MICH. - A trial has been set for Jeffrey Willis for the kidnap
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
MUSKEGON COUNTY, MICH. - A trial has been set for Jeffrey Willis for the kidnapping and murder of Jessica Heeringa. It will be on March 6. Heeringa disappeared on April 20, 2013 while working at a gas station in Norton Shores, and it wasn't until... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Prosecutor: Jeffrey Willis to be tried for Heeringa murder in March 2018MUSKEGON, Mich. – The murder case of Jessica Heeringa will go to trial in March
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
MUSKEGON, Mich. – The murder case of Jessica Heeringa will go to trial in March 2018, almost five years since she disappeared from a Norton Shores gas station. Muskegon County Prosecutor DJ Hilson tells FOX 17 that the trial of Jeffrey Willis will... Read more
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MLive.com
Man gets 90 days for putting metal into bread at wholesale bakeryMUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - A man who put pieces of metal into bread at the commercia
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
MUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - A man who put pieces of metal into bread at the commercial bakery where he worked has been sentenced to 90 days in the Muskegon County Jail. Adam Brooks, 23, pleaded no contest in October to a charge of placing harmful objects... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Police need help finding this potential witness to fatal crashMUSKEGON, MICH. - UPDATE: The woman has now made contact with the sheriff's off
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
MUSKEGON, MICH. - UPDATE: The woman has now made contact with the sheriff's office. Muskegon County Sheriff's Office is asking for help in locating a possible witness to a crash that killed an 82-year-old woman on Thanksgiving. Read more:... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Investigators search for witness in fatal hit and run in MuskegonMUSKEGON, Mich. – The Muskegon County Sheriff is asking for help in finding a w
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
MUSKEGON, Mich. – The Muskegon County Sheriff is asking for help in finding a witness to a fatal hit and run crash last month. Betty Jean Wolovek, 82, was a pedestrian and was killed in the crash in the parking lot of the E&A Grocery store at 5586... Read more
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MLive.com
Muskegon school board stalled on evaluation of embattled superintendentMUSKEGON, MI - After holding two special closed meetings this week totaling 3 1
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
MUSKEGON, MI - After holding two special closed meetings this week totaling 3 1/2 hours, the Muskegon Public Schools Board of Education is still mulling over its evaluation of Superintendent Justin Jennings. Jennings has come under fire from... Read more
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MLive.com
Muskegon Board of Education president steps down amid controversiesMUSKEGON, MI - Muskegon Public Schools Board of Education President Louis Churc
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
MUSKEGON, MI - Muskegon Public Schools Board of Education President Louis Churchwell has decided to step down, relinquishing control of the board to Vice President Cindy Larson. He announced his decision at the start of a special board meeting... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Coats for Combos65 restaurants. Most were donated to local schools, like Sibley Elementary in
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
65 restaurants. Most were donated to local schools, like Sibley Elementary in Grand Rapids... and Glenside Elementary in Muskegon. In Holland, the coats went to the Holland Rescue Mission. Now remember, they collected nearly 1,300. Impressive on... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Muskegon Area Promise exceeding expectationsMUSKEGON, MICH. - School officials say a two-year program, Muskegon Area Promis
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 days ago
MUSKEGON, MICH. - School officials say a two-year program, Muskegon Area Promise, is exceeding their expectations for 2017. The Promise is a scholarship program that provides money for tuition, book costs and fees for graduates of all 16 high... Read more
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MLive.com
Muskegon featured as 'incredible' vacation spot by Redbook magazineMUSKEGON, MI - If you're looking for "more fun," national women's magazine Redb
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
MUSKEGON, MI - If you're looking for "more fun," national women's magazine Redbook suggests you check out the luge and more in Muskegon. Muskegon was one of 10 cities featured in the December issue as places that would provide "incredible" family... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Employee gets 90 days in jail for baking metal into breadMUSKEGON, MICH. - The bakery worker in Muskegon County who prosecutors say say
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 days ago
MUSKEGON, MICH. - The bakery worker in Muskegon County who prosecutors say say put metal into bread will serve jail time for the crime. Adam Brooks received a 90 day jail sentence for placing pieces of a metal cooling rack into bread at R.W. Bakers... Read more
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MLive.com
Fantasy gaming store with free space to play opens in Midtown MuskegonMUSKEGON, MI - The Griffin's Rest is offering an entertainment option in the re
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
MUSKEGON, MI - The Griffin's Rest is offering an entertainment option in the resurging Midtown Muskegon that the owner hopes will help keep teens out of trouble. Co-owner and Kiel Reid said he did some things as a teen that he feels bad about now,... Read more
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MLive.com
Mom accused of sharing video of sex assault on her baby ruled saneMUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - A young mother who is accused of making and sharing a vid
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
MUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - A young mother who is accused of making and sharing a video of her own sexual assault on her infant son has been ruled competent to stand trial. Jazmine Nichole Pacyga, 20, of Muskegon Township was evaluated for criminal... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Man who crashed truck into Hart grocery store gets year in jailrestitution. Matthew Krueger was sentenced Monday after pleading no contest to
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 days ago
restitution. Matthew Krueger was sentenced Monday after pleading no contest to malicious destruction of a building. The Muskegon Chronicle reports he also must serve 18 months of probation and comply with a mental health treatment plan. Oceana... Read more
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MLive.com
Poverty rates up in about half of Michigan's communitiesfive-year periods - 2008-12 and 2012-16 - the new data shows. That includes pl
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
five-year periods - 2008-12 and 2012-16 - the new data shows. That includes places like Flint, Jackson, Lansing, Detroit, Muskegon, Bay City and Ann Arbor, each of which saw a slight uptick in the poverty rate. Meanwhile, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo... Read more
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The Davison Index
Cardinals put up big offensive numbers on weekend | December 7, 2017getting quite a few shots in the second period, but Noah Hall was outstanding i
The Davison Index / Posted 6 days ago
getting quite a few shots in the second period, but Noah Hall was outstanding in goal all weekend.” Friday’s game against Muskegon Reeths-Puffer was definitely a game of momentum. The Cards were down 2-0 early before McCatty buried one from Tommy... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Saints swept by Warriors at homeand a career-best 16 rebounds, seven of which came on the offensive end. Faber
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 days ago
and a career-best 16 rebounds, seven of which came on the offensive end. Faber was 7-of-11 from the field. Momo Neal (SR/Muskegon, Michigan) delivered 14 points, six assists, and three boards, while making 5-of-7 free throws. Bri Spica (JR/Grand... Read more
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