Flames broke out at an apartment complex after a tenant accidentally touched off the Allendale
area complex fire. Investigators report the victim who suffered minor injuries was, for reasons
still under investigation, using a butane torch in their Copper Beach Townhome bedroom,
Firefighters containing last night's blaze to the one unit.
Arrests have been made in the case involving a string on Hudsonville and Georgetown area
home invasion and larceny from motor vehicle crimes. Four recently identified teens are
believed to be the offenders responsible for stealing several thousand dollars-worth of items
from vehicles and garages since November.
This weekend promises much to do around the Tri-cities following a quiet couple of weeks
since the New Year. Today's Wine about Winter will showcase local artists and great wines in
an ice-free, walkable environment in the Downtown and Centertown districts and then
tomorrow the Grand Haven Elks Lodge will host the 13th Annual Bloody Mary Mix-Off -
proceeds to benefit the Spring Lake Heritage Festival.