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  • 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

  • Suspect arrested after woman found dead in Wyoming apartment

    WYOMING, Mich. — A suspect is in custody after police say a 31-year-old woman was found dead Wednesday morning at an apartment in Wyoming. Wyoming Police say they found the woman’s body after they were called to the Esperanza Villa Apartments, 1446 44th St. SW, at about 5:50 a.m. for a welfare check. Police say the man was also at the apartment and has been arrested in connection with the woman’s death.   He’s currently behind bars and will be […]

  • East Kentwood senior’s throwback ID photo goes viral

    Tyra Hunt wanted to start her senior year with a throwback picture for her school ID

  • Rockford schools investigating football player illnesses

    The Rockford School District is looking into what made a group of football players sick.

  • Suspect charged in Sand Lake bank robbery, chase

    Edward Ray Lucas is accused of robbing the Independent Bank in Sand Lake Aug. 18