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The Detroit News
Muskegon Heights man charged with killing three Detroit residents
A 32-year-old Muskegon Heights man is charged in connection with three homicides in Detroit, the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office announced Thursday.
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Journalists work hard to tell you everything you don't want to hear
To put it mildly, journalists are not the most beloved group in society. They never have been.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Big Daddy Fox to perform at Mission for Area People's Music for Meds event
For the Muskegon-based Mission for Area People, an independent, not-for-profit charity dedicated to serving the needs of area residents who live in poverty and extreme need, attaining that money relies heavily on fundraising and volunteer work.
Muskegon Prom 2014: It all begins Saturday with North Muskegon, share your prom photos with us
Despite the thermometer and the skim of mid-April snow we received this week, it really is prom season in Muskegon County.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Alleged armed robbery attempt thwarted by tip to Muskegon Heights police
A tip to police about a Muskegon man intending to rob a Muskegon Heights liquor store likely stopped a planned armed robbery, police said.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Suspect faces trial for murder of Kentae Jones after eyewitness testimony
An alleged eyewitness to the shooting death of 18-year-old Kentae Jones testified Monday, April 14, that he saw two men fire from a slowly rolling minivan at the Muskegon Heights house where the witness, Jones and other men were moving furniture in.
Many Muskegon County residents remain without power; Muskegon Heights Schools closed
More than 1,000 residents of Muskegon County remained without power Monday morning following the big storm on Saturday, April 11, and some affected might have to wait until at least Tuesday to have power restored.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Aftermath of Muskegon storm keeps exhausted residents, public safety officials hopping
The landscape of Muskegon and Muskegon Heights changed pretty drastically after Saturday's short but powerful storm whipped through the area, toppling trees, ripping wires down and tearing roofs off businesses and homes.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
State of Michigan
Bridge improvements on Broadway Avenue over Seaway Drive
COUNTY: Muskegon HIGHWAY: US-31 Business Route CLOSEST CITIES: Muskegon Heights and Norton Shores START DATE: Monday, April 14, 2014 ESTIMATED END DATE: July 2014 PROJECT DETAILS: Bridge improvements on Broadway Avenue over Seaway Drive include deck resurfacing, substructure repair, approach replacement and painting.
Midday Muskegon headlines: Heights schools seeking cash, new bakery reviewed, farmers market opening
With its financial problems still unresolved, the Muskegon Heights charter school district is asking the state for another cash advance so it can make payroll.
Muskegon Heights school system continues its struggle to meet payroll, asks state for more money
Muskegon Heights Public School Academy System is asking the state to front $191,000 to cover paychecks that are set to go out this Tuesday.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Muskegon Heights man allegedly robbed of backpack at gunpoint; suspects remain at large
A 21-year-old Muskegon Heights man was allegedly robbed at gunpoint late Tuesday night, April 8, while walking in the area of Hume Avenue, police said.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Muskegon County man charged with 2 life felonies linked to hotel armed robbery, assault
A 20-year-old Muskegon County man has been charged with two life felonies for allegedly robbing and shooting another man inside the Baymont Inn and Suites in Norton Shores last fall.
13 sentences by Muskegon County Circuit Judge Timothy G. Hicks
Charles Rayshaun Alston, 23, of Muskegon, 265 days in Muskegon County Jail , 80 hours community service for probation violation on 2013 convictions of resisting and obstructing police, domestic violence and third-degree home invasion, habitual fourth, $1,295.80 balance restitution/fees/costs.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
11 sentences by Muskegon County Chief Circuit Judge William C. Marietti
David James Darkins, 26, of Muskegon Heights, 17 months to eight years Michigan Department of Corrections for second-offense delivery/manufacture controlled substance, double penalty, $198 fees/costs.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Michigan Charter School Offers Online Speech Therapy
Muskegon Heights Public School Academy System has found a new way to deliver speech therapy services to students with special needs.
West Michigan Regional Water Authority to host public open house on filtration plant connection project
The authority's plan to build a 36-inch transmission main to connect to the Muskegon Water Filtration Plant will prompt construction on Beach Street around April 17 and subsequent traffic delays and lane closures near residential areas.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Midday Muskegon headlines: School district misses payroll, fake hit-man case, wine and cheese
Employees of the Muskegon Heights charter school system didn't get their paychecks Monday, and officials were meeting in Lansing Tuesday morning to discuss solutions to the missed payroll and cash flow issues.
Northern Michigan News
Paychecks delayed for teachers in Muskegon Heights
An official says employees of the Muskegon Heights charter school system didn't get their paychecks as scheduled this week amid cash flow issues for the schools.