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  1. Wright Twp. Crash Hospitalizes a Walker ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | WHTC

    A 30-year-old Walker man spent Saturday night on a hospital bed after a three-vehicle pileup in northeast Ottawa County. According to Sheriff's Sergeant Matt Wildfong, 32-year-old Cheyenne Cross was southbound on 16 Avenue north of Marne, while 18-year-old Zachary Wassink of Grand Rapids was northbound.

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  2. 5 West Michigan trails to share $232,000 in private fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... $232,000 that the private non-profit announced this month for area trails. The Pioneer Trail will extend from Walker Avenue east to Alpine Avenue this year, said Roger Sabine, Kent County parks director. Pending property acquisition, the final link ...

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  3. Santa Claus Girls: Last minute donors help children's charitable organization reach its goalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... as. You can donate today at santaclausgirls.org or mail checks to Santa Claus Girls, c/o The Grand Rapids Press, 3102 Walker Ridge Dr. NW, Walker, MI, 49544.

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  4. Man led police on high-speed chase, fled on foot before being arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | MLive.com

    A man who led police on a high speed chase Friday night - starting on I-196 and ending on Lake Michigan Drive in Walker - was arrested after crashing his car and attempting to flee on foot, authorities said. The suspect was westbound on I-196 in a silver Honda, near College Avenue, going 91 mph when he was spotted by a Michigan State Police trooper.

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  5. Wyoming officer shot by suspect identified as 15-year veteranRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... . James' criminal record includes a conviction of misdemeanor assault and battery for allegedly stabbing his wife in Walker in 2009. He also was convicted of drunken driving in Manistee County in 2008. Wyoming Police Chief James Carmody said he ...

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  6. Wyoming police shooting: Resident has criminal record; state police to investigateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... 2009 with assault with intent to do great bodily harm for an incident at his residence at 1015 4 Mile Road in Walker. He allegedly stabbed Nicole James in the neck. Alan James was allowed to plead to misdemeanor assault and battery and sentenced to ...

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  7. Detective: Suspect says he choked Casey Wybenga during sexual encounter at hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | MLive.com

    The man accused of the strangulation death of Casey Wybenga said he believed the 81-year-old was still breathing after a sexual encounter at a hotel room. Walker Police Detective Daniel Raap testified Friday, Jan. 30, in Walker District Court that murder suspect Matthew Brunn confessed that he put Wybenga in a sleeper hold after becoming angry when the two were unclothed on the hotel bed Dec. 30. " said he yanked back hard on and they fell back," Raap said during a probable cause hearing.

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  8. 'I will kill you:' Suspect in Holland shooting only joking, witness testifiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | MLive.com

    Walker, 18, had been playing with a revolver before he shot his friend, Derrick D'Andre Ruff-Shingles in the abdomen. "Like, 'Oh my God, no, Dre, no, no.'

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  9. Walker homicide victim Casey Wybenga remembered in obituary as selfless, caringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | MLive.com

    Family of Walker homicide victim Casey Wybenga are remembering him this week as a hard worker and tireless advocate for the often overlooked and forgotten. Wybenga, 81 , worked for years at Bill Knapps restaurants, starting as a cook and later becoming a supervisor for several franchise locations.

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  10. GR Police locate suspect vehicle in hit-and-run crash involving 4-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Grand Rapids Police have located the vehicle they believe was involved in a hit-and-run that hospitalized a 4-year-old over the weekend, but are still looking for the driver and passenger. According to a release, investigators discovered a 1998 green Buick at a residence in Walker after a witness to the crash called in the car's license plate number.

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  11. Boy hit by car while sledding; 2 wanted for questioningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

    ... where he is recovering from non-life threatening injuries. Police were able to track down the Buick around 8 p.m. in Walker at the registered owner's address, however, neither the owner nor the driver were found there and police want to talk to ...

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  12. 4-year-old struck by car while sleddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

    ... two broken ribs, a severely bruised lung, a broken spleen and a broken collar bone. Police said they found the car in Walker, but did not locate the driver. At this point, no arrests have been made.

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  13. Police search for hit-and-run driver that put 4-year-old in hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... s, bruised lungs, a contusion on his spleen, and a concussion. Police said they found the vehicle that hit the boy in Walker, but haven't made any arrests yet. Family said the driver hasn't been found.

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  14. Local seamstress teams up with GRCC to offer affordable industrial...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... no, she never sewed at home. "I learned here," Ramos said, smiling about the on-the-job training she received at the Walker-based manufacturing plant. And 15 years later, she is one of the go-to sewers on the seat line and her manager, Ross Slager, ...

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  15. Boy, 4, struck by car while sledding at Richmond Hills ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... concussion, broken ribs, bruised lungs, and contusion on his spleen, according to FOX 17 . The car was found later in Walker, but the driver has not been located. No arrests have been made. The Grand Rapids police traffic unit is investigating.

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  16. Walker, Marne crews battling trailer fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | MLive.com

    Firefighters from Walker and Marne are at the scene of a trailer fire and arrived to find flames shooting from the roof. The fire was reported about 6:50 am.

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  17. Area agencies seek volunteers for new Shoveling Snow Angels programRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... said. The participating agencies and cities, which currently include Grandville, Grand Rapids, Kentwood, Wyoming, and Walker, also are working on rewards and other ways to recognize residents who participate in the program. Some reward examples ...

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  18. West Michigan industrial real estate got healthy again in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... Group. The former Steelcase Inc. property sold in May 2014 to Franklin Partners and sits on 127 acre of land. In Walker, the last available suite at Avastar Park, 2150 Alpine Avenue NW, was acquired by Wyoming-based Profile Industrial Packaging. ...

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  19. Police: No trouble between suspect, victim prior to shooting at Holland apartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | MLive.com

    Walker, 18, was arraigned Monday, Jan. 12, in Holland District Court on a charge of manslaughter, "death by weapon aimed with intent but without malice." Holland police Capt.

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  20. 81-year-old homicide victim was at Walker motel on own volition, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | MLive.com

    Matthew Robert Brunn is held in the Kent County Jail without bond

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