User Name:

Password:

remember me

Forgot your password?

Not a member?

Join Now

Grand Rapids, Michigan News

Includes the cities of:

Battle Creek, Grand Haven, Grand Rapids, Greenville, Holland, Kalamazoo, Mount Pleasant, Muskegon, Saint Joseph

RSS feedDisplaying articles 1 - 10 of most recent articles

Photo from FOX 17
Prominent restaurateur, local Latino community leader dies GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. Marshall Chavez, owner of the El Sombrero restaurant and prominent Latino community leader in West Michigan, has died. Chavez died on Friday at the age of 82, according to his obituary, which says he’s survived by his wife of 57
FOX 17 | 7 hours, 50 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Grand Rapids, Michigan
Photo from FOX 17
Frances next leader: Centrist Macron vs. far-right Le Pen PARIS (AP) Centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right populist Marine Le Pen advanced Sunday to a runoff in France’s presidential election, remaking the country’s political system and setting up a showdown over its participation in the European Un
FOX 17 | 9 hours, 46 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Grand Rapids, Michigan
Photo from FOX 17
Doctors arrest brings attention to US female circumcisions DETROIT (AP) Zehra Patwa learned only a few years ago that during a family trip to India at age 7, she was circumcised, which is common for girls in parts of Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Patwa, 46, doesn’t remember undergoing the procedure, whi
FOX 17 | 10 hours, 8 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Grand Rapids, Michigan
Photo from FOX 17
Community mental health groups worry about privatization LANSING, Mich. (AP) Community mental health groups fear that their funding and management could be transferred to private insurers under a budget proposal that emerged in the past week. The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services&#
FOX 17 | 10 hours, 11 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Grand Rapids, Michigan
Pilot, 3 passengers survive plane crash; narrowly miss tree line MASON COUNTY, Mich. Four people walked away from an airplane that crashed at midday Sunday in Grant Township. At 11:25 a.m. Sunday, the Mason/Oceana County 9-1-1 Center received a citizen’s call reporting a plane crash in the area of Sass Road and M
FOX 17 | 11 hours, 18 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Grand Rapids, Michigan
Photo from FOX 17
Possible golf ball materials in frozen hash browns prompt recall LISLE, Ill. — An Illinois food company is recalling frozen hash browns that may have pieces of golf balls in them, according to the FDA. McCain Foods USA announced on Friday it is voluntarily recalling Harris Teeter Brand, 2 lb. Bag of Frozen Southe
FOX 17 | 14 hours, 29 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Grand Rapids, Michigan
Photo from FOX 17
Couple riding motorcycle killed in collision with car BERRIEN COUNTY, Mich. An Indiana couple died when the motorcycle they were riding collided with a car Saturday evening. At 5:36 p.m. Saturday, emergency personnel were dispatched to the intersection of Shawnee Road and Garr Road in Oronoko Township on a r
FOX 17 | 14 hours, 51 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Grand Rapids, Michigan
Photo from FOX 17
Police dog finds woman after chase, crash CASS COUNTY, Mich. A police dog located a woman being sought after a pursuit and crash early Sunday morning. Cass County Sheriff Richard Behnke Reports that at 4:46 a.m. Sunday the Pokagon Band Tribal Police Department was involved in a vehicle pursuit in
FOX 17 | 15 hours, 8 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Grand Rapids, Michigan
Photo from FOX 17
Special needs art therapy at Hearts for Arts in Grand Rapids GRAND RAPIDS–Hearts for Arts is encouraging those with special needs to attend their specialized art classes. Every Wednesday Hearts for Arts works with those with developmental and physical disability’s, mental health issues and brain trauma
FOX 17 | 15 hours, 35 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Grand Rapids, Michigan
Photo from FOX 17
Hidden gun discovered during Kalamazoo foot patrol KALAMAZOO, Mich. — At 12:45 a.m. Sunday, Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety officers were conducting a directed patrol in the 2900 blockk of West Michigan due repeated complaints of crowds and illegal activity in the parking lot. While officers w
FOX 17 | 15 hours, 36 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Grand Rapids, Michigan