A 59-year-old former Michigan teacher who authorities say had a sexual relationship with a then-16-year-old student in 2010 faces sentencing in two counties later this summer. The teen now is pregnant with his child.
Authorities are asking people to be cautious following some recent bear sightings in West Michigan.
A West Michigan man whose 1-year-old grandson died after drinking a cup of juice containing crushed morphine and allergy pills has been charged with involuntary manslaughter, authorities said.
It happpened Monday night near Sparta, about 15 miles north of Grand Rapids.
A 16-year-old has surrendered to Kent County sheriff’s deputies in connection with the shooting of a programs manager during a youth event near Grand Rapids.
Work to establish Port Lansing into a cargo and logistics focused Aerotropolis moved forward Wednesday. Twelve state business incubators also got financial help from the state.
Activists in the Grand Rapids area say sheriff’s deputies have been unfairly targeting gay men in Kent County parks.
Customer-initiated solar projects in Kent, Saginaw and Jackson counties have been selected as participants in the next phase of Consumers Energy’s Experimental Advanced Renewable Program.
Officials at the Gerald R. Ford International Airport in Grand Rapids are seeking permission from the state to build a $15 million pipeline to dispose of a chemical used to melt snow and ice on aircrafts by dumping it into a river.
Authorities say two separate multi-vehicle crashes in western Michigan have left four people dead and eight seriously injured.