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After Wyoming police found Charles Oppeneer's body at Gezon Park, and determined that his pregnant girlfriend, Brooke Slocum, was missing, investigators rushed to examine Slocum's computer.
6 hrs ago | MLive.com
A former Kent County commissioner convicted of assault in 2009 is back on the ballot for a third try to reclaim the seat.
12 hrs ago | MLive.com
Those who warn of the danger of video games may have more ammunition after a 25-year-old Grand Rapids man pleaded guilty to responding to Craigslist ads offering X-Box and PS3 game systems for sale by robbing the sellers at gunpoint.
The summer season concludes during August as West Michigan prepares for autumn. The typical high temperature cools from 82A on the 1st to 79A by the 31st.
The man police say was stealing high-end furniture will spend five to 22 years in prison after pleading guilty to gun charges and receiving and concealing stolen property.
A 44-year-old Michigan man charged with making a bomb threat says he can't appear in court because of his weight.
The 61-year-old former Kent County prosecutor charged with assault and criminal sexual conduct has decided not to represent himself as he faces as much as 10 years in prison.
An 18-year-old man suffered a broken leg and lacerations, but otherwise escaped serious injuries when his vehicle crashed into a tree Wednesday.
As two Republicans vie for their party's nomination to an open Michigan Senate seat in the GOP-leaning 28th District, two Democrats are hoping to challenge incumbent state Sen. Dave Hildenbrand for the 29th District seat.
When it comes to a man accused of making a false bomb threat at a Cedar Springs mobile home park, law enforcement officials find they have a problem.
The death certificate for a pregnant woman police say was held captive by Brady Oestrike for days shows she died of "ligature strangulation."
A parole violator is being held at the Kent County Jail after evidence at a home invasion in Grand Rapids last week linked him to a knife assault.
Mars Hill Bible Church and Arbor Circle are converting a 93-year-old vacant building at 320 State Street SE into a drop-in center for runaway and homeless teenagers.
Founders Bank and Trust is being acquired by Old National Bank and Trust, an expanding Evansville, Ind.-based bank that also has moved into the Ann Arbor and Kalamazoo market this year.
Two Belding men are in custody on allegations that they broke into Ionia County homes and sold stolen items to Grand Rapids pawn shops.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 05:12 pm
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