A balloon launched in Iowa by a Wisconsin man to capture images from high in the atmosphere ended up crash landing in a Michigan tree.
Music apparently moved an aspiring Grand Rapids area rapper to steal a school bus and rumble toward Motown to do some recording.
Police say a woman trying to avoid hitting a deer caused a crash that killed her and injured two other people.
West Michigan authorities have rounded up a couple of wayward cows and helped to free about two dozen more after a cattle hauler overturned.
A Grand Rapids-area man has been sentenced to seven to 15 years in prison for causing the accidental drug death of a 1-year-old boy.
Police are stepping up patrols aimed at stopping drunk drivers during the week leading up to Halloween.
The Kent County Prosecutor’s Office has decided to charge a 14-year-old with open murder as an adult.
A 54-year-old mental patient has received a 40- to 80-year-prison sentence for fatally stabbing an Indianapolis man at a western Michigan motel.
A West Michigan man has pleaded guilty in the death of a 1-year-old boy who died after drinking a cup of juice containing crushed morphine and allergy pills.
A 25-year-old West Michigan woman who was convicted in the road rage shooting death of a Grand Rapids man says she didn’t intend to hurt anyone.