WHITEHALL, Mich. (AP) — Small beer companies are helping students eat lunch.
Fetch Brewing has paid $5,500 to erase unpaid lunch bills in Whitehall and Montague schools, near Muskegon in...
Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore logs 50 millionth visitor
EMPIRE, Mich. (AP) — Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore in northern Michigan has welcomed its 50 millionth visitor.
The National Park Service says other visitors applauded when Meghan...
Officials: Items stolen from Michigan veterans museum
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — Officials say a man has stolen artifacts from a western Michigan museum housed on a World War II-era warship.
The Muskegon Chronicle reported Wednesday the man stole...
AAA: Michigan gas prices fall 11 cents to $2.64 per gallon
DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — AAA Michigan says average gas prices statewide have fallen 11 cents from a week ago to about $2.64 per gallon.
The Dearborn-based auto club said Monday the average...
Probe of officer’s KKK item might lead to review of death
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A prosecutor says an internal investigation of a white police officer whose house had an apparent Ku Klux Klan document on display will help determine whether there will be...
Land Conservancy hosts art shows featuring protected areas
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — The Land Conservancy of West Michigan is hosting two gallery exhibitions featuring artwork created to capture scenic natural areas that have been protected for future...
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A white police officer in western Michigan was placed on paid administrative leave after a house hunter who was viewing the officer's home said he saw a framed Ku Klux Klan...
GRAND HAVEN, Mich. (AP) — The Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival of Ships has been canceled due to large waves on Lake Michigan.
Officials say waters were too rough for ships participating in...
CHICAGO (AP) — The National Weather Service says winds as strong as 25 mph (40 kph) are creating dangerous swimming conditions in southern Lake Michigan.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Grand Valley State University is working with two Michigan health care systems to graduate more students who will work as nurse practitioners in rural or underserved...
MUSKEGON HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) — A man accused of shooting a western Michigan police officer has been arrested with the injured cop's handcuffs.
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a woman is in custody after two people were fatally stabbed at a home in western Michigan.
Police in Muskegon say a 71-year-old man and a 66-year-old...
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan man convicted of assault with intent to murder in a September 2004 shooting has been released after perjured testimony was uncovered.
MUSKEGON HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) — Police say a man believed to have shot a western Michigan officer remains at large.
Muskegon Heights Police Chief Joseph Thomas says the officer was shot in...
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A judge says Facebook posts by a man involved in a western Michigan crash that killed an 83-year-old man showed disrespect for the elderly victim.
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — Plans are moving forward to redevelop the site of a shuttered prison in western Michigan.
The Michigan Land Bank Fast Track Authority on Wednesday announced the sale...
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A sheriff's office in western Michigan has reopened its investigation into the death of a jail inmate following a television station's reports about the circumstances of the...
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GRANT TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a man has died nearly a week after his teenage daughter was killed when a farm truck struck them along a western Michigan road.
MUSKEGON HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) — A western Michigan man faces an open murder charge in the fatal shooting of his wife following a dispute about smoking.
MUSKEGON HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) — Western Michigan police say a woman was fatally shot hours after she and her husband were involved in a domestic dispute.
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A museum housed on a World War II-era warship in western Michigan is bringing a massive anti-aircraft gun aboard.
The USS LST 393 Veterans Museum in Muskegon is adding...
EVART, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say they've found the body of a 15-year-old boy who fell through ice in February in Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula.
Michigan’s Dragon trail to begin construction this year
BIG PRAIRIE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A new trail in western Michigan that developers believe could become a national attraction is set to break ground this year.
MUSKEGON HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) — A county board in western Michigan has voted to evict a Planned Parenthood health clinic from the county's Department of Public Health building.
Division 1 All-State
The 2019 Associated Press Division 1 girls basketball All-State team as selected by a panel of 11 Michigan sportswriters.
SYLVAN TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities again have searched for a 15-year-old boy who fell through ice in the Muskegon River about two months ago.
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MUSKEGON HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) — A west Michigan boy is getting attention for taking matters into his own hands to deal with potholes.
WZZM-TV reports 12-year-old Monte Scott recently used...
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A continuous chorus of howling echoes through the trees as dozens of wolf dogs sing to each other and passersby, hoping for attention and a piece of meat.
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A woman who claimed her husband was beaten by co-workers on a sailboat before his body was found in a western Michigan lake has lost a key decision at the state appeals...
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Division 1 All-State
The 2019 Associated Press Division 1 boys basketball All-State team as selected by a panel of nine Michigan sportswriters.
Bacterial meningitis kills prison guard, sickens inmate
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan Department of Corrections spokesman says a guard who worked at a western Michigan prison died after contracting bacterial meningitis and an inmate has been...
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STANWOOD, Mich. (AP) — Nestle Waters North America says it will pump an additional $2 million into a fund that supports environmental conservation projects in the Muskegon River...
Emergency declared in part of Michigan due to flooding
WHITE CLOUD, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has declared a state of emergency for Newaygo County in western Michigan after heavy rains and melting snow caused flooding.
DETROIT (AP) — Rickea Jackson has been named Michigan's Miss Basketball.
The Detroit Edison star was given the award Monday, honoring the state's top senior female basketball...
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A woman has been sentenced to 45 days in jail for the neglect of nine horses in western Michigan.
The Muskegon Chronicle reports Krystal Smith, former supervisor of...
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — Going to school could have become an afterthought when Shakuur Collins became homeless last summer.
Fortunately, he was attending one of few schools in Michigan that...
Utility gives movie tickets _ and popcorn _ during outage
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — No electricity? Go to the movies — for free.
Consumers Energy says 2,000 free movie tickets, along with soda and popcorn, are available Saturday and Sunday at five theaters in Grand Rapids and Muskegon. More than 70,000 customers still lacked power in western Michigan after an ice storm and other nasty weather. Some people might not get their lights on until Monday.
Search suspended for teen missing in Muskegon River
SYLVAN TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities have suspended the search for a 15-year-old boy who fell through ice in the Muskegon River in the northern Lower Peninsula.
Dylan Shaw of Evart fell into the river with two more teens Thursday, but he was the only one who didn't get to shore.
Osceola County Sheriff Justin Halladay says searchers punched holes in the ice and used sonar equipment. But there's been no sign of Shaw's body. The site is in Sylvan Township, 85 miles north of Grand Rapids.
Searchers look for teen who fell through Muskegon River ice
SYLVAN TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities are searching for a 15-year-old boy who fell through ice in the Muskegon River in the northern Lower Peninsula.
The Osceola County sheriff says two more teens who fell through the ice are safe, but a third teen didn't get to shore Thursday. A small boat and sonar equipment were being used in the search Friday.
Sheriff Justin Halladay described the conditions as "very cold, windy and snowing."