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Wyoming police identify couple struck by car while panhandling
Police have released the names of two pedestrians, believed to be panhandling, who were critically injured when they were struck by a car on Monday, Dec. 2. Sallie Lyn Youells, 53, and Gary Lee Brodin, 48, stepped into traffic on 28th Street SW near the U.S. 131 overpass, and were hit by an eastbound Chrysler 300, police said Thursday, Dec. 5. The ... (more)
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Michigan City Plans Own Crime Lab To Speed Results
Authorities in central Michigan say a wood stove and a clogged chimney are the cause of a house fire in Ithaca that left one woman dead.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Kentwood man, 50, killed in crash remembered as loving person
Relatives of a Kentwood man who was struck by a car and killed are remembering him as a loving person who frequently had an amusing story to tell.
Separate Accidents Cause One Fatality and Two Critically Injured
Two separate pedestrian-related accidents in Wyoming have resulted in the death of one man and critical injuries to another man and a woman.
Santa Claus Girls: Dolls, quilts and hats are guild's specialty
Rockford resident Yvonne Doctor poses for a portrait in her home. Doctor and the West Michigan Quilters Guild will be collecting dolls and making quilts to be donated to the Santa Claus Girls.
Kentwood man, 50, killed in first of two pedestrian crashes in Wyoming Monday
A 50-year-old Kentwood man was struck by a pickup truck and killed Monday night as he crossed Division Avenue, police say.
The Detroit News
Michigan city plans own crime lab to speed results
Wyoming -- The Grand Rapids suburb of Wyoming is planning to create its own crime lab as part of an effort to get evidence analyzed more quickly.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Local Republicans prepare runs for soon-to-be vacant 73rd District House seat
Two men have come forward prior to the August 2014 primary, and both aim to represent the 73rd District in varying capacities.
Chad Servis pleads guilty to luring boys for immoral purposes in Wyoming park, judge revokes bond
Moments before his trial was set to begin in Kent County Circuit, Chad Eric Servis pleaded guilty to trying to lure with bad intent 10- and 11-year-old boys in a Wyoming park.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Lansing State Journal
General announcements: Whitney Monticello & Nicholas Van Kalker
The bride is the daughter of Frank and Caryl Monticello of Dewitt, MI. She is a 2008 graduate of MSU with a degree in Business Hospitality.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Small Business Saturday: Shoppers praise 'character,' unique gifts found at retailers
They're often unique and help breathe life and energy into towns and cities throughout the region, said Clugston, a 21-year-old Hudsonville resident.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
WZZM-TV Grand Rapids
The Made in Michigan Holiday Gift Guide
Every weekday from now until Christmas, WZZM's Derek Francis will be featuring a Made in Michigan product that could make a great gift.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Wyoming police identify woman critically injured in crash
Police have identified Lucero Marina Heredia, 20, as the woman critically injured Sunday, Nov. 24, in a crash at 28th Street SW and South Division Avenue.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Grand Valley Lanthorn
The true cost of education
When choosing which college to attend, many students take the amount they have to pay for their education into account.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Former Wyoming cop convicted of felonious assault for pointing gun at Holland police
A jury found a former Wyoming police officer guilty of felonious assault for pointing a handgun at officers in Holland in July.
Firefighters sue Grand Rapids over study of consolidation
The Grand Rapids Fire Fighters Union is suing the city for the right to review drafts of a study on consolidation with Kentwood and Wyoming.
WZZM-TV Grand Rapids
Two arrested in Grand Rapids murder
John Dahlinger was found dead in his condo on Krislin Street NE on October 16th.
Man arrested for Dahlinger homicide has history of robbery, drug charges
A 36-year-old man expected to be charged in the October homicide of Grand Rapids businessman John Dahlinger has a history of robbery and drug offenses, court records show.
Two-Vehicle Crash Snarls Traffic on Chicago Drive in Jenison
According to Ottawa County Sheriff's Sergeant John Wolffis, a Buick was heading westbound on Chicago Drive, driven by 23-year-old Derrick Carson-Brown of Wyoming, while a Toyota was heading northbound on Port Sheldon Street, driven by 42-year-old Alejandro Ramos-Perez of Jenison.