Some defendants are allowed to remain out of the custody of jails because their medical costs are deemed to be too high.
The East Grand Rapids has approved the proposed 2016 budget, which includes money for new body cameras for the Public Safety Department.
The Kent County Sheriff has appointed the first female to the department’s second-in-command position.
A popular metro Detroit restaurant known for its Coney dogs and Greek specialties is expanding to West Michigan.
General Motors announced Monday it will invest $119 million into its Wyoming plant, creating approximately 300 future jobs.
Court documents are shedding light on what happened the day a 15-year-old boy stabbed his sister nearly to death.
The fire service used a system called mutual aid when another department needs help.
Caregiver, 21, is accused of throwing shoes and water at a 86-year-old patient, as well as threatening to sexually assault the victim.
Meet Brooke and Bo, this week’s featured pets of the week from the Kent County Animal Shelter!
Both people aboard the helicopter that crashed into a tree near the Gerald R. Ford International Airport Friday morning have been rescued.
Steelcase Inc. has sold the iconic pyramid building in southern Kent County after four years of marketing.
The county will sometimes pay up if a pothole damages a citizen’s car — but not in Kelly Everett’s case.
New rules in France attempt to address two issues: food waste and hungry people. Both are also problems in the United States.
The stores at Tanger Outlets near Grand Rapids are holding a job fair to fill both full-time and part-time positions.
The mother of Jamarion Lawhorn — the 13-year-old who is accused of murder — has entered into a plea deal in a welfare fraud case.
The blacklegged tick is known for carrying Lyme disease, and its presence is rapidly growing in West Michigan.