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  • Donovan Stratemann of Ada (United States Polo Association photo)

    Ada teen is killed by horse during polo match in Florida

    WELLINGTON, Fla. — An Ada teenager was killed when his horse fell on him during a polo match in Florida on Thursday. According to the Palm Beach Post, Donovan Stratemann, 17, died at 3:30 p.m. Thursday when his horse collided with another horse, the two fell and his horse landed on top of him during a match at the Santa Clara Polo Club just outside Wellington. Stratemann was resuscitated by rescue workers and was airlifted to the Delray Medical Center where he […]

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    Stolen truck removed from St. Joe County lake

    ST. JOSEPH COUNTY, Mich. — The Michigan State Police recovered a stolen pickup truck from a lake Sunday morning. At 7:20 a.m. Sunday, MSP troopers from the Marshall Post’s White Pigeon Detachment pulled a 2011 Ford F-250 King Ranch pickup out of Corey Lake in Fabius Township. The truck had been driven into the water from the lake’s public access on County Line Road. The truck had been stolen from Bristol, Ind., earlier in the morning after last being seen by […]

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    Galesburg man beaten to death; witnesses sought

    GALESBURG, Mich. — A Galesburg man died after being assaulted in a fight at an apartment building early Saturday morning. Galesburg Police detective Russ Richards told FOX 17 that a call came in just after midnight reporting a fight at the Countryview Apartments, located at 161 Gale Ave. Upon arriving at the scene, officers discovered a man unconscious on a cement balcony. At the time he had no pulse. However, he was revived and taken to the hospital where he died Saturday night […]

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    2 fugitives sought from Grand Rapids area

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — The Michigan Department of Corrections and the U.S. Marshals Service are seeking information and/or the whereabouts of two of West Michigan’s Most Wanted fugitives from the Grand Rapids area. The pair are as follows: CHANNER, Jamie Lee W/M,  Age 40,  6’00”  160 lbs.   Eye Color:  Blue    Hair: Brown AKA:  ASADULLAH, Hoss; TRENT, Jamie; STANFIELD, John; CHANDLER, James; CHAMBERS, Jamie; SADOWSKY, Stephen Tattoos:  Upper left arm – Satan, Chest – Grim Reaper, Left shoulder – Gargoyle (Army Ranger); Upper right arm […]

  • Firefighters battle Sunday afternoon's fire at the Wild Bunch bar. Taylor Benson photo

    Afternoon fire damages bar on Wealthy Street SE in GR

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Firefighters battled a fire that did significant damage to the Wild Bunch bar on Sunday afternoon. The first call came in to the Grand Rapids Fire Department at 12:10 p.m. Sunday for hazy smoke at the bar, located at 706 Wealthy St. SE , near the intersection of Wealthy and Henry. Upon arriving at the scene, firefighters discovered fire in the first-floor ceiling. Witnesses told FOX 17 that the fire spread to the second floor and quickly […]

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    2 local WMMW fugitives arrested in Indiana and Ohio

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Two of West Michigan’s Most Wanted fugitives from the Grand Rapids area were captured in adjoining states during the past 1 1/2 weeks. According to Steve Hetherington, supervisory deputy with the U.S. Marshal Service’s Fugitive Task Force in Grand Rapids, William Embry was arrested by the USMS Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force in Cleveland on Thursday, based on information provided by the USMS Fugitive Task Force here in Western Michigan. It was suspected that Embry had […]

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    Thousands protest against Betsy DeVos in Holland

    HOLLAND, Mich. — Thousands of people showed up at midday Saturday to protest the nomination of Grand Rapids’ Betsy DeVos as the U.S. Secretary of Education. The rally took place at Centennial Park, located at 250 Central Ave. in Holland. The participants marched through the park while chanting “Hey hey, ho ho, Betsy DeVos has got to go,” “Public schools are not for sale, Betsy wants to see us fail” and “Show me what democracy looks like, this is what democracy […]

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    Afternoon blaze destroys Cheshire Township mobile home

    CHESHIRE TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A Saturday afternoon fire destroyed a single-wide mobile home in southern Allegan County. At 2:23 p.m. Saturday, firefighters were called to a fire in a mobile home at 805 44th St. in Cheshire Township. Upon arriving at the scene, firefighters found the single-wide mobile home fully engulfed in flames. Allegan County Dispatch told FOX 17 that everybody was able to get out of the home safely.

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    2 fugitive parole absconders being sought from Grand Rapids area

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — The Michigan Department of Corrections and the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force are seeking information and/or the whereabouts of two wanted fugitives from the Grand Rapids area. The pair are as follows: RAYMOND, Larry Dean W/M,  Age 60,  5’11”  170 lbs.   Eye Color:  Brown    Hair: Brown/grey Tattoos:  Left leg, chest – Panther, right calf AKA:   Larry Snoderly; Ralph Snoderly Priors:  Burglary/Larceny, Forgery, Fraud  (arrests in 7 different states) LNA –    800 block of 10th Street NW, Grand Rapids, MI […]