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Addiction counselor: Drug culture squanders freedom earned by our heroes
Youths smoke marijuana at the Denver 4/20 pro-marijuana rally at Civic Center Park in Denver, Saturday, April 20, 2013.
Mon May 20, 2013
Potent storm knocks out power to thousands in West Michigan
Thousands were without power in Northern Kent County and western Montcalm County after a line of strong storms blew through West Michigan.
Sun May 19, 2013
Caledonia man, 18, pinned in car after veering off 84th Street SE, hitting tree
A Caledonia man is recovering in the hospital today after being pinned in his vehicle during a crash early Sunday on 84th Street SE.
Record temperatures, large hail and snow flurries
Record temperatures, large hail and snow flurries top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history .
Sat May 18, 2013
Man Sentenced In Drunk Driving Death Of 8-Year-Old Girl
A Grand Rapids man will spend up to 15 years in prison for the drunken driving death of an 8-year-old Detroit girl.
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Missing: Michael Loren Smith
GRAND RAPIDS TOWNSHIP, Mich- Around 5 p.m. Saturday afternoon, Kent County Sheriff's responded to a report of a missing person in the area of Forest Hills Ave.
Cedar Springs teen involved in Algoma Township crash remains in critical condition
Kathy Hubert, on right, and her daughter, Victoria, watch as Kent County officials assess the scene of a road commission truck crashed into an Algoma Township house on Thursday, May 16, after a two-vehicle crash.
Student Film Festival: West Michigan students could win most of Meijer's 20,000 in prizes
File Photo: More than $20,000 in prizes will be given to 18 Michigan high school students on Saturday, June 8, at Celebration Cinemas North, for their winning entries in the Meijer Great Choices Student Film Awards.
Fri May 17, 2013
'She is an absolute miracle' family says of girl as jury issues guilty verdict for child abuse
Nathaniel Sweet, on trial this week for skull and rib fractures his former girlfriend's daughter suffered in October, was found guilty Friday of first-degree child abuse.
Judge: Former Byron Center teacher, accused of relationship with student, violated no-contact order
Former Byron Center High School teacher Glenn Davis appears in 63rd District Court Monday, March 25, 2013 on charges of three counts of first degree criminal sexual conduct.
Police investigating fatal moped accident in Lowell Township, cause unclear
A moped driver is dead and an investigation is ongoing following an accident this morning on the 11000 block of 36th Street, according to a Kent County dispatcher.
Thu May 16, 2013
'My heart just stopped' neighbor says upon seeing truck crashed into house
Kathy Hubert, on right, and her daughter, Victoria, watch as Kent County officials asses the scene of a road commission truck crashed into an Algoma Township house on Thursday, May 16, after a two-vehicle crash.
Judge to drunk driver who killed 8-year-old: 'This is every parent's worst nightmare'
Byron Juarez is sentenced by Judge Mark Trusock on Thursday, May 16, at the Kent County Courthouse.
Fearful of 'fracking,' Kent County township adopts moratorium on oil and gas drilling
The West Michigan Environmental Action Council and Kent County Water Conservation have mapped oil and gas leases in Kent County.
Wed May 15, 2013
Man accused of firing shot at Grand Rapids police officer to spend 3 decades behind bars
A parole absconder accused of firing a shot at a police officer during a foot pursuit in October learned Wednesday running doesn't equal freedom.
Falling trees knock out power to thousands in Kent County
Color-coded areas show reported Consumers Energy power outages. Rockford-area residents without power are shaded in red.
What some Grand Rapids voters will do for the first time in 28 years
People wait to vote at Community Revival Center, 1005 Evergreen SE Tuesday, November 6, 2012.
Tue May 14, 2013
Kent City missing woman, 75: New details released by police
A search continues for a missing 75-year-old woman suffering from dementia who possibly was last seen around noon walking south near M-37 and 15 Mile Road, according to the Kent County Sheriff's Department.