MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A western Michigan woman sentenced to life in prison as a 16-year-old is scheduled to be released from prison next month, a corrections spokesman said Monday.
Amy Lee Black, convicted of killing a Muskegon County man in 1990, is set to be paroled from the Women’s Huron Valley Correctional Facility the week of Sept.
DETROIT (AP) — The National Transportation Safety Board said Friday that the pilot of a small plane that crashed in western Michigan in poor weather, killing himself and a passenger, did not hold an instrument rating to fly in such conditions.
SHELBY, Mich. (AP) — A small plane crashed in western Michigan, killing the pilot and another man who were the aircraft's only occupants, police said Saturday.
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A woman charged with the murder and child abuse of her malnourished 15-year-old son subjected him to ice baths that contributed to his death, a prosecutor said Friday.
Shanda Vander Ark, 43, of Norton Shores was arraigned on open murder and first-degree child abuse charges in the death Wednesday of Timothy Ferguson.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer rejected a proposal for a $180 million off-reservation casino in western Michigan that a tribe has been working toward for over a decade.
Whitmer's rejection of the proposal Wednesday came after the U.S.
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A groundbreaking ceremony will be held for The Muskegon Museum of Art's $11.2 million expansion project.
The event is scheduled Saturday, according to the museum in western Michigan.
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A western Michigan man who died in an exchange of gunfire with state police last month took his own life, prosecutors said Wednesday.
A report from the Muskegon County Prosecutor’s Office said Joseph Miller, 37, of Muskegon died by suicide, not by gunshots fired by police as previously reported.
The 2021 Michigan Associated Press Division 2 boys basketball All-State team as selected by a panel of 12 Michigan sportswriters.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Police on Tuesday identified two men fatally shot by officers from different agencies in separate incidents in western Michigan.
The 2022 Associated Press Division 3 girls’ basketball All-State team as selected by a panel of eight Michigan sportswriters.
Player of the Year: Mya Petticord, Ypsilanti Arbor Prep
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A minivan owned by a man serving life sentences for the slayings of two women in western Michigan will be destroyed, a judge has ruled.
SPRING LAKE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A Muskegon woman died after her car rear-ended a school bus in western Michigan, police said.
The 47-year-old woman's car collided Tuesday afternoon with the rear of a Grand Haven Area school bus on U.S.
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — Cruise ships will visit Muskegon again this summer, after stops were canceled for two years due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Seventeen stops are planned for this summer, and more could be planned in coming years, the Muskegon Chronicle reported.
WEST OLIVE, Mich. (AP) — A man has died in a western Michigan jail days after pleading no contest in the theft of more than $900,000 from a school district where he worked.
Brian Wheeler, 56, was pronounced dead Thursday night in the Ottawa County Jail in West Olive after deputies responded to a medical incident, the sheriff's office said Friday in a release.
The top 10 teams in the Michigan Associated Press high school basketball poll, with records in parentheses. Totals are based on 15 points for a first-place vote, 14 for second,etc.:
The top 10 teams in the Michigan Associated Press high school basketball poll, with records in parentheses. Totals are based on 15 points for a first-place vote, 14 for second, etc.:
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A hospital in western Michigan is using a heated tent as extra emergency space due to a surge in COVID-19 cases.
The tent at Mercy Health Muskegon was set up a few weeks ago but put into service Thursday, WOOD-TV reported.
MUSKEGON COUNTY, Mich. (AP) — A western Michigan man has been sentenced to life in prison for fatally shooting the son of a man he had feuded with at a condominium where both men lived.
A Muskegon County Circuit Court judge sentenced Paul Gabriel, 63, on Thursday in the September 2018 killing of Anthony James “AJ” Federighe, 22, at a Muskegon Lake condo.
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — Forecasters extended a winter storm warning to Friday in western Michigan with some areas likely to get more than a foot of snow.
Counties west of U.S. 131 and closer to Lake Michigan were expected to see the largest amount, the National Weather Service said.
SAND LAKE, Mich. (AP) — Fierce winds scoured Michigan on Thursday, knocking out power for more than 150,000 customers, ripping a roof off a school and contributing to the electrocution of dozens of cows at a dairy farm.
DETROIT (AP) — Michigan's largest school district said it will switch to online learning on Fridays in December in response to rising COVID-19 cases and the need for mental health relief.
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — Four corrections officers in western Michigan have been ordered to stand trial in the 2019 death of a jail inmate who suffered multiple seizures while in a cell.
FINDLAY, Ohio (AP) — A Michigan man accused of causing a shooting that seriously injured an Ohio state trooper during a traffic stop will remain jailed without bail, a judge ruled Friday.
Robert Tramaine Hathorn, 42, of Muskegon, is charged with aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon.
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — Authorities want to destroy a minivan that still belongs to a man who is serving life sentences for the slayings of two women in western Michigan.
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — Classes were canceled in western Michigan school districts Wednesday as crews worked to restore power and clear debris from a storm that swept across the state.
Consumers Energy said about 28,000 customers had no electricity as of 4 p.m.
NORTON SHORES, Mich. (AP) — A school district in western Michigan is offering a large bonus to new bus drivers, one of the most lucrative sweeteners among districts desperate to get people behind the wheel.
NORTON SHORES, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan man made a striking discovery under his house when he went to demolish his back stairs: about 160 bowling balls.
David Olson, 33, said he found one ball buried in the sand behind cinder blocks this month and continued finding more over the following days.
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — The family of a man who died in a western Michigan jail has reached a lawsuit settlement with Muskegon County, a mediator said.
Daniel Ryan made the disclosure Friday in a document filed in federal court in Kalamazoo...
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Schools in some of western Michigan's largest counties can make their own COVID-19 quarantine policies, local health departments said Friday.
Kent, Ottawa, Muskegon and Ionia counties said countywide orders have been dropped, although they recommend that schools use state guidelines...
The Associated Press Division 2 boys basketball All-State team as selected by a panel of 11 Michigan sports writers.
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — Life has not been easy for Ke’Ontae Barnes, but the 18-year-old senior at Muskegon Orchard View has learned some virtues along such as diligence and patience.
WHITEHALL, Mich. (AP) — A change in Lake Michigan water levels has revealed a shipwreck from the 1880s that is visible in western Michigan for the first time since 2018...
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan man sentenced to up to 60 years in prison in 1996 for a marijuana dealing conviction is hoping to cut his remaining time behind bars...
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A white Michigan officer fired after a framed Ku Klux Klan application and Confederate flags were found in his home says in a report he collected antiques and memorabilia linked to "The Dukes of Hazzard" TV series...
Sheriff Kim C. Cole
MCSO ACTIVITY REPORT FOR THE WEEKEND OF 08/31/2018 thru 09/03/2018: