The blacklegged tick is known for carrying Lyme disease, and its presence is rapidly growing in West Michigan.
A group of 25 young adults on Wednesday got their first taste of what life is like as a Grand Rapids police officer.
Local police and the Michigan Liquor Control Commission are investigating allegations of illegal gambling at a Grand Rapids bar.
There will be a rally downtown Thursday as the Grand Rapids Griffins return home for Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals.
The bill is designed to enhance the ride, but one owner says she’s sticking with the current no-beer-on-board business model.
Students had to evacuate a bus from Grant Public Schools after it got stuck in the mud in rural Muskegon County.
The death penalty was abolished over the governor’s objections in a move pushed through the legislature with unusual conservative backing.
A federal lawsuit claims the district knew a student was being bullied but didn’t take the proper steps to stop it.
The former Florida governor is a big contender considering a run in a crowded Republican field, and he was in Grand Rapids Wednesday.
Consumers Energy turned off power for 3,100 customers in the Greenville area Wednesday evening as it made repairs.
“We don’t need him to come in and be the hero. We just need him to come in and just be a good piece of the puzzle.”
The City of Grand Rapids is proposing a new shared roadway to make one of the city’s streets more bicycle-friendly.
Preliminary information shows a 16-year-old driver was going more than 120 miles per hour before a deadly crash near Albion.
When it comes to obesity, Michigan did not fare well, according to the study.
Two suspects have been arrested for allegedly defacing an elementary school in Muskegon County.
Forest Hills Public Schools has agreed to settle a federal lawsuit filed by a former student who claimed she was sexually assaulted on campu…
A former MSU and Notre Dame basketball player went on a rant on Twitter about MSU and the NCAA.
This special will bring together stories and reports to give viewers a broad understanding of breast density.
Yoenis Cespedes homered with two outs in the 5th to break a scoreless tie and six Detroit pitchers combined on a 6-hitter.
Former FIFA vice president Jack Warner turned himself over to police Wednesday shortly after an arrest warrant was issued.
A man who led officers on a chase through Kent County back in May has entered a plea.
Higher security-level prisoners could be brought in from other states to a currently closed private facility in Michigan’s northern Lower Pe…
Michigan first lady Sue Snyder will hold the state’s first campus sexual assault prevention summit next month in Lansing.
Strengthening defenses against Asian carp, dredging harbors and protecting military bases are priorities for the congressional delegation.
See all eight finalists in our Awards Special this Thursday at 7:30 P.M. on WOOD TV8.
The GRCF announced that it has exceeded its fundraising goal for the Challenge Scholar program by $1.6 million.
Rick Santorum, an aggressive advocate for conservative family values, will launch a second bid for president on Wednesday.
Dr. Christopher Miller is holding a free open house on Thursday to answer questions about neck and back pain relief.
Snag rare deals like 20% off your entire purchase during Leigh’s Hot Party on May 28.
Foot Solutions has summer styles that don’t skimp on support.
Skin Envy has treatments that will melt away unwanted pounds.
Fox Motor Group is partnering with Kids’ Food Basket to collect food donations.