Before the initiative, public works employees frequently came across needles while sorting recyclables.
Two of Michigan’s national parks saw a record number of visitors in 2015.
The Traverse City Record-Eagle and WWTV report the Cherry Raceway near Fife Lake is under new ownership and closing.
An underage driver who stole a car off a Kalamazoo construction site and led officers on a chase is in police custody.
The cases for and the problems with the Crimson Tide (12-1) and Spartans (12-1) heading into the Cotton Bowl on Thursday night in Texas.
Investigators said the victim did not recognize her attacker, who ran from the lot immediately after the stabbing.
Hawaii is the first state in the nation to raise the legal smoking age to 21 years for traditional and electronic cigarettes.
Fred Stella was snow blowing his driveway when a tree across the street fell and hit him, knocking him to the ground.
Fire broke out Thursday in a residential building near Dubai’s massive New Year’s Eve fireworks display.
Federal authorities say the New York man was planning an attack at a bar to prove to the Islamic State he was worthy to join.
Netflix is offering some help to parents this New Year’s Eve with an on-demand countdown to get kids into bed earlier.
Here are eight tips to avoid Uber’s “surge” pricing and possibly get a free ride in Grand Rapids.
The 15-year-old girl made more than $1,100 before her mother shut down the operation, court records show.
Four new laws will go into effect in Michigan in January 2016.
Here’s a look at some of the ways those in West Michigan lived local and gave local in 2015.
Trying to capture what life in the White House can be like is almost impossible to convey to the public, but newly released photos by Presid…
Bill Cosby’s lawyer says the comedian was charged with a decade-old sex crime simply because a prosecutor was fulfilling a campaign promise.
Mayor George Heartwell reflected on his 12 years as mayor of Grand Rapids as he prepares to leave office.
It’s a look back at stories about everything West Michigan. Here are the most clicked-on stories for eightWest in 2015!
The 41st annual List of Words to be Banished from the Queen’s English for Misuse, Overuse and General Uselessness was released on Thursday.