The state agency tasked with protecting children appears to have violated state law in the case of a 12-year-old accused of murder.
An 11-year-old boy who was found wandering in the street told police he was running away from home because he had been abused.
As always, Football Frenzy will be covering all the big games — and keeping an eye on the teams that could make it to the championships.
The man accused of taking a Marshall teenager across the country and sexually assaulting has been charged in Georgia.
A Sturgis firefighter is facing multiple criminal sexual assault charges for allegedly raping a 16-year-old family friend, court documents s…
Nearly 3,000 Consumers Energy customers in the Battle Creek area are without power.
Representatives discussed whether hunters should be allowed to kill wolves — and also how the legislature does business.
A new poll shows that gubernatorial challenger Mark Schauer and incumbent Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder remain in a statistical tie.
A man accused of producing sexually explicit images of children at his mother's day care has agreed to plead guilty.
Omaha police say officers who opened fire during a robbery killed a "Cops" television show crew member and the suspect, who had a pellet gun…
A Kent County couple is facing charges for allegedly sexually assaulting a young relative for years while babysitting.
A party store in Kalamazoo that authorities busted for selling stolen alcohol and cigarettes in 2013 was raided Wednesday.
Michigan State University has canceled a concert featuring rapper Wiz Khalifa, citing an "assessment of campus concerns."
The Obama administration is considering launching a humanitarian relief operation for Shiite Turkmen in northern Iraq.
A 5-year-old boy is recovering after he apparently shot himself by accident Tuesday evening in his neighbor's backyard.
A suspect in a shooting who was involved in a standoff with police Wednesday morning in Kalamazoo County has surrendered.
A Holland man was seriously injured when he fell off his longboard while being pulled behind a moped.
A 19-year-old was killed and two more people were hurt in a two-car crash north of Nashville Wednesday.
Brian Kelly's affect on the other coaches he's worked with is a lot like ancestry.com.
Allen Trieu and Josh Helmholdt gave 24 Hour News 8 a list of their top 10 players in West Michigan.
For years, they called it a "holy war." Now, it can only be described as a "holy alliance."
Chances are that either your local football team or a team on their schedule will be hosting some type of fundraising game this season.
When high school football players hit the field for their first game this season, it should be with fresher bodies.
Officials with the State Games of America were in Grand Rapids this week, scouting it as a potential host for the event.
Just days before trial, a defense lawyer has been ordered to stay on the case of a Michigan woman accused of trying to kill her autistic dau…
Football season is about to begin, and that means "Football Frenzy" is near! Catch our kickoff special tonight at 7 p.m. on WOOD TV8.
The team at Spectrum Health’s Pediatric Craniofacial Plastic Surgery can repair differences caused by anything from birth deformities to car…
CH Distillery makes its own vodka, rum, gin, and other spirits using fresh, local ingredients.
Shop for landscaping the way you would shop for home décor at Harder and Warner Landscape and Garden Center.
The Football Frenzy Kickoff Special premieres Wednesday, August 27 at 7 p.m. on WOOD TV8.
The ‘To The Rescue’ exhibit is back at the Grand Rapids Children’s Museum.
Get a glimpse of a special camp for kids who struggle with stuttering as they learn to find their voice.