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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Muskegon rolls past Jenison, 66-7Muskegon scored 21 points in both the first and second quarter as the Big Reds
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 hours ago
Muskegon scored 21 points in both the first and second quarter as the Big Reds rolled past the Jenison Wildcats on Friday night, 66-7. The win gives Muskegon the outright OK-Black title after finishing the regular season 9-0. It's their first... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Today’s entertainment picks:Youngstown Playhouse, off Glenwood Avenue; 330-788-8739. v Youngstown Phantoms
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 hours ago
Youngstown Playhouse, off Glenwood Avenue; 330-788-8739. v Youngstown Phantoms, 7:05 p.m.: The local hockey team takes on Muskegon ($11.25 to $18.25) at Covelli Centre; ticketmaster.com. v “Whatever Happened to Baby Jane,” 7:30 p.m.: The chilling... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Kenowa roars back to win at Reeths-PufferMUSKEGON, MICH. - Muskegon Reeths-Puffer was one of the many West Michigan team
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 7 hours ago
MUSKEGON, MICH. - Muskegon Reeths-Puffer was one of the many West Michigan teams needing a win to clinch a playoff spot. Kenowa Hills had nothing to play for except to finish the season on a high note and play spoiler and after being down 22-7 at... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan high school football scoreboard for Week 9Hills Central 35, Wayland Union 0 Grand Rapids Forest Hills Northern 42, Green
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 hours ago
Hills Central 35, Wayland Union 0 Grand Rapids Forest Hills Northern 42, Greenville 21 Grand Rapids Kenowa Hills 26, Muskegon Reeths-Puffer 22 Grand Rapids NorthPointe Christian 49, Holton 21 Grand Rapids West Catholic 72, Allendale... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Doctor testifies Rebekah Bletsch died from four gunshot wounds to the headMUSKEGON COUNTY - There were no bullets found at the scene of Rebekah Bletsch's
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 12 hours ago
MUSKEGON COUNTY - There were no bullets found at the scene of Rebekah Bletsch's murder, but fragments of three different bullets were found in her skull. Muskegon County Prosecutor D.J. Hilson brought a detective, several witnesses, multiple cops... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Willis trial: Bletsch shot from behind, shooter moving aroundMUSKEGON COUNTY, MICH. - Investigators previously said jogger Rebekah Bletsch w
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 12 hours ago
MUSKEGON COUNTY, MICH. - Investigators previously said jogger Rebekah Bletsch was shot multiple times in the head. On Friday Oct. 20, a forensic pathologist who conducted Bletsch's autopsy testified that she was shot four times on June 29, 2014 while... Read more
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MLive.com
Jeffrey Willis trial: Bletsch's killer moved around as he shot 3 timesMUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - Rebekah Bletsch suffered four gunshot wounds to her head,
MLive.com / Posted 12 hours ago
MUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - Rebekah Bletsch suffered four gunshot wounds to her head, and the placement of those and of shell casings indicate her killer probably moved around while shooting, according to testimony in Jeffrey Willis' murder trial... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Willis trial: Day two of testimony focuses on Heeringa disappearanceMUSKEGON, Mich. -- Testimony for the trial of Jeffrey Willis for the murder of
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 13 hours ago
MUSKEGON, Mich. -- Testimony for the trial of Jeffrey Willis for the murder of Rebekah Bletsch continued Friday. During day two of the trial, it didn't take long for prosecutors to bring up other charges against Willis, including the disappearance of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Prosecutor: Bletsch's DNA profile found inside Willis' vanMUSKEGON COUNTY, Mich. — Thursday during opening statements at the Jeffrey Will
Detroit Free Press / Posted 14 hours ago
MUSKEGON COUNTY, Mich. — Thursday during opening statements at the Jeffrey Willis trial Muskegon County Prosecutor D.J. Hilson told jurors that a DNA profile matching Rebekah Bletsch on the outside of a baseball style glove found in Willis'... Read more
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TSN
NHL draft prospect Svechnikov out 8 weeks10 goals and 14 points in 10 games. The Russian forward scored 29 goals and ta
TSN / Posted 15 hours ago
10 goals and 14 points in 10 games. The Russian forward scored 29 goals and tallied 58 points in 48 games with the USHL's Muskegon Lumberjacks last season. Svechnikov is the second-ranked prospect in Bob McKenzie's pre-season draft ranking and... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Prosecutor says Bletsch's DNA profile inside Willis' silver vanMUSKEGON COUNTY, MICH. - Thursday during opening statements at the Jeffrey Will
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 17 hours ago
MUSKEGON COUNTY, MICH. - Thursday during opening statements at the Jeffrey Willis trial Muskegon County Prosecutor D.J. Hilson told jurors that a DNA profile matching Rebekah Bletsch on the outside of a baseball style glove found in Willis'... Read more
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MLive.com
Jeffrey Willis trial live: Witnesses discuss Bletsch autopsy, HeeringaMUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - The Jeffrey Willis' murder trial has resumed Friday after
MLive.com / Posted 17 hours ago
MUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - The Jeffrey Willis' murder trial has resumed Friday afternoon with testimony expected from the medical examiner who conducted victim Rebekah Bletsch's autopsy. Muskegon County Prosecutor D.J. Hilson also plans to begin... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
WATCH: Jeffrey Willis murder trial continuesMUSKEGON, MICH. - The trial of Jeffrey Willis for the murder of Rebekah Bletsch
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 18 hours ago
MUSKEGON, MICH. - The trial of Jeffrey Willis for the murder of Rebekah Bletsch continues. Friday, Oct. 20 marks the second day of testimonies and the fourth day of the entire trial. On Thursday, Oct. 19, jury selection was completed and opening... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Muskegon Middle School holds farmer's market for studentsMUSKEGON, MICH. - Muskegon Public Schools is stepping up efforts to fight food
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 19 hours ago
MUSKEGON, MICH. - Muskegon Public Schools is stepping up efforts to fight food insecurity and helping create healthy eating habits at the same time. Thursday, the district held its second annual farmers market at the Middle School. Students were... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
5 things to know for October 20non-profit is holding its Brown Bag Decorating Day today at all three of its lo
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 20 hours ago
non-profit is holding its Brown Bag Decorating Day today at all three of its location in Grand Rapids, Holland, and Muskegon. Lady Gaga sent in some drawings to support the campaign, and if you drop off decorated bags at any of the... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Mother finds 1-old son dead at daycare, says he was covered in bitesMUSKEGON, Mich. -- A mother says she found her one-year-old toddler dead, cover
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 23 hours ago
MUSKEGON, Mich. -- A mother says she found her one-year-old toddler dead, covered with bite marks and bruises, at a daycare last week. When she arrived to pick them up, she said she found the boy unconscious in a Pack 'N Play. “It was bad," said... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
13 On Your Sidelines: Week 9 schedulePortland Mason County Central at Ludington McBain at Fremont Mendon at Marce
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
Portland Mason County Central at Ludington McBain at Fremont Mendon at Marcellus Mona Shores at Fruitport Montague at Muskegon Catholic Central Muskegon at Jenison North Muskegon at Orchard View NorthPointe Christian at Holton Northview at... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Defense points finger at Willis' cousin in opening statements of murder trialMUSKEGON COUNTY, MICH. - Testimony is underway in the murder trial of Jeffrey W
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
MUSKEGON COUNTY, MICH. - Testimony is underway in the murder trial of Jeffrey Willis. He's accused of killing Rebekah Bletsch in June of 2014. Muskegon County Prosecutor D.J. Hilson began opening statements. "At the time Bletsch was murdered not... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Broncos, Rockets win on penalty kickstightest possible pair of matchups in a boys soccer districts came together at
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
tightest possible pair of matchups in a boys soccer districts came together at Fruitport High School Thursday night. After Muskegon Reeths-Puffer beat Spring Lake on penalty kicks in the first game, Coopersville took host Fruitport to penalty kicks... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Predicting winners for Michigan high school girls golf state tournamentTraverse City West has powerhouse sisters Anika and Anci Dy. Location: Bedford
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
Traverse City West has powerhouse sisters Anika and Anci Dy. Location: Bedford Valley Golf Course, Battle Creek Overview: Muskegon Reeths-Puffer has played with an edge this season, beating several squads ranked above it in recent weeks despite... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Blitz Preview Week 9OK Gold between East Grand Rapids and South Christian. Other games you can see
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
OK Gold between East Grand Rapids and South Christian. Other games you can see on the Blitz include: Montague (8-0) vs. Muskegon Catholic Central (7-0) Grandville (6-2) vs. West Ottawa (7-1) Allendale (2-6) vs. West Catholic (6-2) Northview... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Michigan bill seeks to allow charter schools to share in regional taxesenhancement millages. They include Wayne and Kent — two of the largest counties
The Monroe Evening News / Posted yesterday
enhancement millages. They include Wayne and Kent — two of the largest counties in the state — along with Kalamazoo, Muskegon, Monroe and Midland. The taxes collected go to the counties’ traditional school districts on a per-student basis,... Read more
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MLive.com
Jeffrey Willis trial: Defense says cousin Kevin Bluhm killed joggerMUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - Jeffrey Willis didn't kill Rebekah Blestch - his cousin w
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
MUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - Jeffrey Willis didn't kill Rebekah Blestch - his cousin who ratted him out in the Jessica Heeringa case did, according to the defense's theory presented during the first day of Willis' long-awaited murder trial Thursday. The... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Jury picked, testimony starts in trial in jogger's deathMUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) - Jurors in western Michigan have heard opening statements
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) - Jurors in western Michigan have heard opening statements in the trial of a man who is charged with killing a jogger, a case that was cold until he was arrested two years later in a different investigation. Jeffrey Willis is... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Trial begins: Neighbor tears up during 911 call from Bletsch murder sceneMUSKEGON, Mich. --The murder trial for Jeffrey Willis began Thursday, more than
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
MUSKEGON, Mich. --The murder trial for Jeffrey Willis began Thursday, more than three years after Rebekah Blestch was found shot dead while jogging near her Muskegon County home. Jeffrey Willis (pictured far right) during the first day of his trial,... Read more
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MLive.com
Jeffrey Willis trial live: Opening statements underwayMUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - The long-awaited trial of Jeffrey Willis for the 2014 dea
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
MUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - The long-awaited trial of Jeffrey Willis for the 2014 death of Rebekah Bletsch is underway in Muskegon County court. Willis is being tried before a 14-member jury, who was seated at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 19. Following a... Read more
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MLive.com
Jeffrey Willis trial: Jury seated, opening arguments set to beginMUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - Opening arguments in the Jeffrey Willis homicide trial ar
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
MUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - Opening arguments in the Jeffrey Willis homicide trial are set to begin Thursday afternoon after the selection of a 14-person jury was completed after 2 1/2 days of effort. Willis is facing trial for open murder in the death of... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Jury selected for Jeffrey Willis trialMUSKEGON CO., MICH. - Almost three days of jury selection later and the 14 juro
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
MUSKEGON CO., MICH. - Almost three days of jury selection later and the 14 jurors have been chosen in the Jeffrey Willis trial on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. Jeffrey Willis is charged with the death of jogger Rebekah Bletsch in June of 2014. The... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Jury selection continues for third day in trial of Jeffrey Willis for Rebekah Bletsch’s murderRebekah Bletsch and Jeffrey Willis MUSKEGON, Mich. — Attorneys narrowed the ju
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
Rebekah Bletsch and Jeffrey Willis MUSKEGON, Mich. — Attorneys narrowed the jury pool to about 50 potential jurors as they began a third day of questioning Thursday morning in the trial of Jeffrey Willis, charged with open murder of Rebekah... Read more
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The Davison Index
October 19, 2017the I-69 Trade Corridor regional office in Flint: 810-762-9660. — R.S. Circle
The Davison Index / Posted 2 days ago
the I-69 Trade Corridor regional office in Flint: 810-762-9660. — R.S. Circle Michigan announces Volunteer of the Year MUSKEGON — Courtney Irish, a sales manager for the Flint and Genesee Chamber of Commerce, has been awarded the 2017 Bill... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
October 19, 2017the I-69 Trade Corridor regional office in Flint: 810-762-9660. — R.S. Circle
Grand Blanc View / Posted 2 days ago
the I-69 Trade Corridor regional office in Flint: 810-762-9660. — R.S. Circle Michigan announces Volunteer of the Year MUSKEGON — Courtney Irish, a sales manager for the Flint and Genesee Chamber of Commerce, has been awarded the 2017 Bill... Read more
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The Burton View
October 19, 2017the I-69 Trade Corridor regional office in Flint: 810-762-9660. — R.S. Circle
The Burton View / Posted 2 days ago
the I-69 Trade Corridor regional office in Flint: 810-762-9660. — R.S. Circle Michigan announces Volunteer of the Year MUSKEGON — Courtney Irish, a sales manager for the Flint and Genesee Chamber of Commerce, has been awarded the 2017 Bill... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Kater helping Montague win again, this time as an assistant coachknows and making it easy for people to understand at this level so has really e
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
knows and making it easy for people to understand at this level so has really enhanced our quarterbacks and receivers because of that." Montague will look to finish off a perfect regular season Friday night playing at Muskegon Catholic Central (7-... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
ICE TIME: Meet the 2017-18 Peoria RivermenLeague '15-16. Played for Ferris State team that won WCHA Conference title with
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
League '15-16. Played for Ferris State team that won WCHA Conference title with 20-6-2 record in '13-14. Played in USHL for Muskegon in '11-12. Had 16 fights in two seasons in NAHL and USHL in 2010-11 and '11-12. Has been buying and selling antiques... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Jury selection continues, third day neededMUSKEGON, MICH. - After two full days of jury selection, still no jury to hear
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
MUSKEGON, MICH. - After two full days of jury selection, still no jury to hear the case against Jeffrey Willis. He's the man charged with the June 2014 murder of Rebekah Bletsch who was shot in the head while jogging along Automobile Road. The... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Split Senate votes to let charter schools get regional taxesenhancement millages. They include Wayne and Kent — two of the largest counties
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
enhancement millages. They include Wayne and Kent — two of the largest counties in the state — along with Kalamazoo, Muskegon, Monroe and Midland. The taxes collected go to traditional school districts on a per-student basis, on top of their... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Split Senate votes to let charter schools get regional taxesschool districts in Michigan have approved the "enhancement" millages: Wayne, K
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 2 days ago
school districts in Michigan have approved the "enhancement" millages: Wayne, Kent, Kalamazoo, Midland, Monroe and Muskegon. The revenue goes to traditional school districts in the counties on a per-pupil basis. The Republican-led Senate... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Charter schools would get more public money under new billlow of $4 per pupil in Midland to a high of $29 in Kent. There are six counties
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
low of $4 per pupil in Midland to a high of $29 in Kent. There are six counties – Wayne, Kalamazoo, Kent, Midland, Monroe, Muskegon – that levy enhancement millages. The bill – SB 574 – passed on a vote of 23-14 with four Republicans joining all... Read more
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MLive.com
Family remembers Becky Bletsch as Jeffrey Willis murder trial beginsMUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - More than three years after Rebekah Bletsch died, her fam
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
MUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - More than three years after Rebekah Bletsch died, her family waits with trepidation, sorrow and anger for a jury to be chosen to decide the fate of her accused murderer, Jeffrey Willis. Some of Bletsch's family members have... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Split Senate votes to let charter schools get regional taxesschool districts in Michigan have approved the "enhancement" millages: Wayne, K
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
school districts in Michigan have approved the "enhancement" millages: Wayne, Kent, Kalamazoo, Midland, Monroe and Muskegon. The revenue goes to traditional school districts in the counties on a per-pupil basis. The Republican-led Senate... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Jury selection continues in trial of Jeffrey Willis for the murder of Rebekah BletschRebekah Bletsch and Jeffrey Willis MUSKEGON, Mich. — The second day of jury se
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
Rebekah Bletsch and Jeffrey Willis MUSKEGON, Mich. — The second day of jury selection continues for the trial of Jeffrey Willis, who is accused of murdering a local mother Rebekah Bletsch. In June 2014 Bletsch was shot dead while jogging about a... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Bakita and Book Week 9undefeated regular seasons and a last chance to make the playoffs. Here is how
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
undefeated regular seasons and a last chance to make the playoffs. Here is how the Blitz Top 10 voting went this week: 1 Muskegon 2 Grand Catholic Central 3 East Grand Raipds 4 Forest Hills Central 5 Mona Shores 6 Zeeland East 7... Read more
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MLive.com
Educators push for bills to ease substitute teacher shortagebasis. "I would love the opportunity to have them in my classrooms and not hav
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
basis. "I would love the opportunity to have them in my classrooms and not have to scramble for subs," said North Muskegon Public Schools Superintendent Curt Babcock. "It probably won't fix the problem completely, but it definitely will... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Tempting Tables event raises money for breast cancer researchTempting Tables is a unique event that only happens once every two years. The e
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
Tempting Tables is a unique event that only happens once every two years. The event is a fundraiser in Muskegon that showcases beautiful and elaborate table displays and collections. The whole event raises money for breast cancer research. Mary Ann... Read more
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MLive.com
Jury selection moves slowly on first day of Jeffrey Willis trialMUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - Jury selection for Jeffrey Willis' trial for the murder o
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
MUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - Jury selection for Jeffrey Willis' trial for the murder of Rebekah Bletsch proceeded slowly Tuesday with individual questioning of each potential juror. The sixth floor of the Muskegon County courthouse was practically given... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Jury selection begins for Jeffrey Willis trialMuskegon County Court jury box - Yet to be filled MUSKEGON, Mich. – Jury selec
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
Muskegon County Court jury box - Yet to be filled MUSKEGON, Mich. – Jury selection began Tuesday for the murder trial of Jeffrey Willis. Willis is accused of killing Rebekah Bletsch while she was jogging on a Muskegon County road in 2014. Willis... Read more
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MLive.com
Uber ridesharing services coming to Traverse Citymost larger Michigan cities, including Grand Rapids, Ann Arbor, Kalamazoo, Flin
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
most larger Michigan cities, including Grand Rapids, Ann Arbor, Kalamazoo, Flint and Detroit. In June, Uber added Holland, Muskegon, Grand Haven, Saugatuck, and South Haven, New Buffalo, St. Joseph, and Benton Harbor. To celebrate the launch, Uber... Read more
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MLive.com
Man gets 37 years in prison for coercing teen to sexually assault babyMUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - A Muskegon area man who coerced a teen to sexually assaul
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
MUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - A Muskegon area man who coerced a teen to sexually assault her baby and sent her child sexually abusive video has been sentenced to 37 years in federal prison. Nathan Eric Osborne, 32, entered two guilty pleas and four other... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan Kmart store to close after holidayswere announced on January 4. They included the flagship store in Garden City. O
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
were announced on January 4. They included the flagship store in Garden City. Others were in Jackson, Adrian, Lansing, Muskegon, Plymouth, Roseville, Waterford, Westland and Acme Township. Sears Holdings also is closing under-performing Sears... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Jury selection for Jeffrey Willis trial begins todayMUSKEGON COUNTY, MICH. - The trial of accused killer, Jeffrey Willis, starts to
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
MUSKEGON COUNTY, MICH. - The trial of accused killer, Jeffrey Willis, starts today in Muskegon County. Willis is on trial for the 2014 murder of Rebekah Bletsch. Prosecutors say Willis shot and killed Bletsch while she was running on Automobile Road... Read more
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