A skilled MHV technician assembling a new vacuum pump.  (PRNewsFoto/Metallurgical High Vacuum)

Metallurgical High Vacuum Releases New Video Featuring Its “Survivor” High Vacuum Pumps

The Fennville-based vacuum pump producer Metallurgical High Vacuum has released a new video showing the construction and manufacturing of its latest “Survivor” high vacuum pumps.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/17/2013


Five Companies To Invest $59.6 Million, Add 387 Jobs In Michigan

The Michigan Economic Development Corp. announced that five companies were approved for incentives by the Michigan Strategic Fund through the Michigan Business Development Program to support their expansions in the state. The projects are expected to generate up to $59.6 million in investments and add 387 new jobs in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/18/2012


Fennville Wins District Title

The Blackhawks beat Covert 51-48 Friday night to earn a Class C district title. Fennville now has a perfect 23-0 record.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/11/2011

Pastor Gary Peterson begins the funeral service for Wes Leonard (inset), 16, of Fennville, at Christ Memorial Church, Tuesday, March 8, 2011, in Holland, Mich.  (CBS/AP)

Community Mourns High School Basketball Star

A blue sky was the backdrop for a sad morning in Holland, where hundreds gathered for the funeral of a high school basketball star who died last week after making a game-winning shot.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/08/2011


Champ And Chump Of The Weekend 3-8-11

Champ: The Fennville Community

97.1 The Ticket–03/08/2011

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Mich. School Wins First Game After Star Player Dies

In the end, it was a game that west Michigan’s Fennville High basketball players knew their fallen teammate would have been proud of.

97.1 The Ticket–03/08/2011

Fans look on as paramedics tend to Fennville High School's Wes Leonard (AP Photo/The Holland Sentinel, D.J. Geppert)

Big Game Will Go On After Player’s Death

The basketball team at Fennville High School will be back on the court, days after a star player collapsed after making a game-winning shot.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2011


Hundreds Line The Block To Pay Respect To Fallen Athlete

Hundreds of people turned out over the weekend to pay their respects to high school basketball player Wes Leonard, who collapsed and died after making the winning basket for his team.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2011

Fans look on as paramedics tend to Fennville High School's Wes Leonard (AP Photo/The Holland Sentinel, D.J. Geppert)

Funeral Arrangements Made For Fallen High School Athlete

A West Michigan community is in shock, following the death of a star athlete.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/04/2011

Woman Killed In House Fire Near Fennville

A fire that swept through a west Michigan mobile home has killed a 24-year-old mentally impaired woman who lived with her parents.