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Recent Articles
  • Pedestrian hit by car while pushing vehicle that was out of gas

    CALEDONIA, Mich– A 22-year-old will have to undergo leg surgery after being hit by a vehicle Sunday evening. The crash happened shortly after 7 p.m. Police say the man was one of three people pushing a vehicle that had run out of gas, when he was hit from behind off 68th Street near East Mill Run. That victim was taken to the hospital, everyone else reportedly had minor injuries. That section of the road was closed while crews investigated.

  • 14-year-old identified as alleged source of original school threat in Kalamazoo

    KALAMAZOO, Mich– After an investigation spanning more than 48 hours, officials in Kalamazoo have identified a suspect in connection to a series of school threats. Police say a 14-year-old has been identified as the suspect from the original threat, which was deemed not credible. However, officials say it led to multiple copycat threats throughout the area. That teen was lodged at the Kalamazoo County Juvenile Home as the Prosecutor’s Office works to determine what charges may be filed. Police are […]

  • Crash closes road in Kalamazoo Township

    KALAMAZOO TOWNSHIP, Mich– Police have closed both sides of West Main Street for a crash Monday evening. The closure is affecting the stretch between Fletcher Avenue and Pinehurst Blvd. Kalamazoo Township Police and Kalamazoo Township Fire are on scene investigating what happened. Further information will be passed along as it becomes available.  

  • Vietnam Veteran in Detroit beat and left in the middle of the street

    DETROIT, Mich– Veterans Day is a day to honor and thank those who have served our country. But in Detroit, one family is furious and demanding answers, after a man who served in Vietnam was beaten and left to die. According to FOX 2, Philip Ramsey was waiting at a bus stop this past Friday with two other people, when a group of people starting bothering them. According to Ramsey’s daughter, the 70-year-old spoke up and asked them to stop, […]

  • Businesses offering deals & specials for Veterans Day 2019

    MICHIGAN– Monday marks Veterans Day 2019, and to thank those who have served, a number of businesses are offering deals and freebies. The following are some of the businesses in Michigan offering discounts and free food and services on Monday, according to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs: Applebee’s Veterans and active-duty military receive a free meal from a limited menu at participating Applebee’s on November 11. Dine-in only. Chili’s Grill & Bar All Veterans and active duty military personnel […]

  • Woman sexually assaulted at work in Grand Rapids Sunday afternoon

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich– Police are investigating a robbery and sexual assault that was reported on the City’s West Side Sunday afternoon. It happened around 3 p.m. Police haven’t named the business, but say a man walked in and began sexually assaulting the lone female employee that was working there.  During the incident, they say the man also robbed and assaulted a customer who had walked in. A male suspect was eventually taken into custody. However, investigators say they would still […]

  • Loy Norrix High School closed Monday due to threat

    KALAMAZOO, Mich– Loy Norrix High School will be closed Monday, after a threat was received Sunday night. The district tweeted out it is a precautionary move as the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety investigates. FOX 17 received a tip about a social media post regarding someone wanting to ‘blow up’ the school.  We contacted investigators who say they are aware of it and are looking into the situation. This evening we became aware of a threat made on social media […]

  • After nearly a year in the shelter, Rudy finds a family for his birthday

    ALLEGAN, Mich– After spending nearly a year at the Allegan County Animal Shelter, Rudy the dog has found his home. On Friday, the shelter posted to its Facebook page that Rudy found a loving mom and dad, where he will be the only dog and enjoy a fenced-in yard. Rudy recently got a lot of attention online, after it was shared that he had spent nearly a year at the facility, unable to find the right fit. “We’ve been trying […]

  • Man rolls his truck on the highway after choking on his drink

    WRIGHT TOWNSHIP, Mich– A man from Ottawa County was hospitalized Sunday afternoon, after investigators say he rolled his vehicle on I-96. According the the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office, the 62-year-old was heading westbound when he began choking on his beverage and lost control of his Ford F-150. The vehicle entered the median of the freeway, hit a cable barrier and then landed upside down. The driver of the truck was taken to a hospital in the Grand Rapids area to […]

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