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  • Coldwater dealership latest in string of West Michigan tire thefts

    COLDWATER, Mich. — Michigan State Police are investigating a string of tire thefts at West Michigan car dealerships, including one this week in Coldwater. Police say there have been a handful of thefts across West Michigan since June, and that there may be just one group responsible for them all. “It’s somebody who’s definitely done this before and knows what they’re doing,” said Michael Evon, a sales professional at Royal Chevrolet in Coldwater. Employees at Royal Chevrolet say thieves came […]

  • Lily Tomlin, Jane Fonda push for state minimum wage increase in Kalamazoo

    KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Lily Tomlin. She’s a Tony Award winner, Grammy Award winner and has a couple Emmy’s to her name. However before all the accolades and limelight, she was a waitress. “What an irony,” said Tomlin remembering her days as a waitress. “Here we are surrounded by food and many of us find ourselves on food stamps.” The Detroit-native spoke to a packed room at the Arcus Center at Kalamazoo College Tuesday afternoon. She and Grace and Frankie co-star […]

  • Trump administration to share records about Mar-a-Lago

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump made seven trips to his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida earlier this year, and the public might soon get a look at who else was there with him. The Department of Homeland Security has agreed to hand over records related to the property’s visitors in September. The move comes in response to a lawsuit filed by Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, the National Security Archive and the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia […]

  • Disney fans get look at ‘Incredibles 2,’ ‘Wreck-It Ralph 2’

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — When it comes to Disney, they like to keep it in the family, whether it’s getting a football team’s worth of original Disney princesses to cameo in “Wreck-It Ralph 2,” reuniting “The Incredibles” fourteen years after the original film hit theaters, or securing a new director for “Toy Story 4.” John Lasseter, the chief creative officer of Pixar and Walt Disney Animation Studios, led a confetti, joke and song-filled presentation of the upcoming animation slate for […]

  • City, local groups working to repair GR police and community relationships after traffic study

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Tensions are still high over traffic study results released last month that showed black drivers are 2.5 times more likely to get pulled over in Grand Rapids. The city and local groups are trying to mend the relationship between police and the community, but many have different opinions on how that should be accomplished. City leaders said at Tuesday’s city commission meeting that there’s no exact timeline or road map for how and when this problem will […]

  • May 2 election results for West Michigan

    May 2 is Election Day in Michigan, with dozens of school districts and municipalities holding elections. Below is a list of West Michigan election results, alphabetical by county   When available, links have been provided to details of the issues. Some school districts cover multiple counties. Those results will be listed under the primary county for the district.  We’ll continue to update this page with the latest results. ******** Allegan County 1. Fennville Public Schools Non-homestead Millage Renewal (Final: Yes […]

  • Mark Wahlberg posts golf video from Grand Rapids visit

    Cold today! ⛳️ A post shared by Mark Wahlberg (@markwahlberg) on Feb 21, 2017 at 3:04pm PST GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Actor Mark Wahlberg visited West Michigan on Tuesday, and set aside some time to play golf. “We’re in Grand Rapids, Michigan… playing golf, in February. This is crazy,” Wahlberg says in a video posted to his Instragram account. The video was recorded at Thornapple Pointe Golf Club. Sources tell FOX 17 the actor was also seen at Meijer’s corporate offices […]

  • Police release files from 2014 Craigslist killings

    The documents detail the investigation into Brady Oestrike, who killed a pregnant woman and her boyfriend before killing himself during a police chase.

  • Sanders campaigns for Clinton in Kalamazoo

    With less than a week until Election Day, Sen. Bernie Sanders visited Michigan to make a final push for Hillary Clinton