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Driver freed after car goes into pond

A woman who drove her car into a pond near the Portland Country Club in Ionia County has been freed, according to Ionia County dispatchers.

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Saranac schools make changes to mascot

The use of Native American mascots for sports teams is a controversy that has hit the National Football League, colleges and high schools.

An aerial photo of the crash on westbound I-96 west of the Clarksville exit on Sept. 3, 2014. (Photo courtesy: Ned Greenop)

4 semis involved in 2 crashes on I-96

A section of westbound I-96 has reopened in Ionia County after it was shut down while police investigated and cleared two separate crashes.