The college held a convocation ceremony inside the Handlon Correctional Facility Friday for 20 inmates.
Volunteers only expected to handle 60 cases in their first year; instead they helped 275 victimized children.
Police in Ionia are investigating after two kids said a stranger approached them at a playground and offered them a ride.
An Ionia prison hosted an open house to showcase a program designed to keep released inmates from coming back.
An eight-wheeled tractor carrying 10 tons of lime caught fire Monday, restricting traffic all day and damaging a nearby business.
Michigan State Police said one person was taken to the hospital after a motorcycle crashed into the back of a pickup truck in Ionia County.
The station was awarded a regional Edward R. Murrow Award for its June 2015 coverage of the Portland tornado.
The Ionia County Animal Shelter has received reports of dogs being mauled or even killed by coyotes in the Lowell area.
May 7, 2016 has been named “Empty the Shelters” day by the BISSELL Pet Foundation, when dog and cat adoption fees will be waived.
Several minor crashes caused periodic closures on stretch of I-96 near Portland Monday evening.
Gas prices increased by as much as about 40 cents across West Michigan on Tuesday.
An Ionia County teenager plans to pay off his mother’s home with the winning lottery ticket she gave him.
Ionia County’s prosecuting attorney has a new job, but he’s staying in the same building.
A girl who recently moved to West Michigan got an incredible surprise at her new school on Thursday.
One person was killed in a mobile home fire in Ionia early Wednesday.
Now Ionia County deputies need just one (finger) tip to help arrest suspected criminals.
Michigan State Police are reminding drivers that the left lane on the highway is reserved for active passing.
How much snow did we get? Many in West Michigan saw a half a foot or more.
March came in like a lion Tuesday with up to 10 inches of new snow for parts of West Michigan.
A large banner bearing three words hangs above the front steps of the United Methodist Church in Portland: “We are back.”