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Grand Rapids Fires Officer Schurr

Grand Rapids City Manager Mark Washington has fired police officer Christopher Schurr, effective June 10. Schurr is charged with second-degree murder for the shooting death of Patrick Lyoya on April 4, and Lyoya’s family attorney plans to

Stabenow Among Senators Reaching Gun Deal

10 Republican and 10 Democratic senators, including Michigan’s Debbie Stabenow, have introduced a new proposal aimed at curbing gun violence. Senator Stabenow said it has many facet including strengthening background checks for gun buyers below the age

South Haven Area Fugitive Caught

Police have caught a fugitive wanted out of South Haven. The South Haven Police Department says 33-year-old Benjamin William Ewart was wanted on felony warrants and a person protection order violation after an incident earlier this month.