Damage from a southwest Michigan apartment complex fire believed to have been sparked by a resident trying to cook a squirrel with a propane torch is estimated at $1.4 million.
Authorities say person using a propane torch in preparing to eat a squirrel may have sparked an apartment complex fire that displaced dozens of people in southwestern Michigan.
Authorities in southwestern Michigan say a 34-year-old man fatally shot his 32-year-old estranged wife at a relative’s home before killing himself.
A 30-year-old western Michigan man has been charged with murder, accused of setting his landlady on fire after she complained about his music.
Authorities say a 30-year-old western Michigan man set his landlady on fire after she complained about his loud music.
A blueberry farmer’s plan to turn a home into housing for migrant workers is causing controversy in western Michigan, with one woman saying she would be “horrified” if the men moved in.
West Michigan’s Ottawa County this week launched TrueFiling, a unified e-filing service for all of the county’s courts. The Web-based e-filing system from Southfield-based ImageSoft Inc. expedites justice by reducing paper handling and travel time and improves the court’s internal processes through electronic workflow.
Jackson-based Consumers Energy has reached the midpoint of a $135 million project to enhance the environmental performance of its J.H. Campbell Generating Complex at Port Sheldon Ottawa County.
The Grand Haven Tribune reports that Michael Van Dam of Marne died after the tractor rolled over on him Thursday night in Tallmadge Township.
A western Michigan man who authorities say slit the throats of two horses belonging to his wife and a stable owner as retribution for his belief that the two were having an affair has been sentenced to 60 days on an electronic tether.