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2014 Lenten Fish Fry Listings

2014 Lenten Fish Fry Listings

(WZZM) - Find your 2014 Lenten Fish Fry here! If you have any questions or need some clarifications, be sure to call the locations ahead of time.

Click here to add your organization's Fish Fry. We'll update the list periodically.

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Muskegon County man to face trial in hotel room shooting

NORTON SHORES, Mich (WZZM) -- A Muskegon County man will go to trial in the shooting of a man during a hotel room robbery last November.

Prosecutors say Dalvin Hapson, 20, was after $11,000 in drug money when he entered a man's Norton Shores hotel room. The victim was shot four times before he escaped the room and got help from the hotel staff.

Hapson's girlfriend, Alecia Knapp, 27, also faces trial for her part in the robbery. Prosecutors say she talked the victim into opening his locked hotel room door.

My Town Muskegon: City offers storm yard waste pickup through April 25

My Town Muskegon: City offers storm yard waste pickup through April 25

MUSKEGON, Mich.—As home and business owners continue to clean up from last weekend’s storms, the City of Muskegon is offering some help.

City workers will be picking up tree limbs and brush left behind by the storm until 4 p.m. on April 25.  All brush and limbs must be placed curbside and cannot block sidewalks or encroach on streets. 

For more information, call (231) 724-6705.

Muskegon Co. urges evacuations along river

TWIN LAKE, Mich. (WZZM) - The Muskegon County Sheriff's Department and Emergency Services is urging people who live in the Muskegon River Basin to voluntarily evacuate their homes due to flooding.

Officials say that the levels of the Muskegon River will continue to rise over the next 24 to 48 hours. The river is already above flood stage.

Maple Island Road is closed at the Maple Island Bridge due to flooding over the road.

Anyone who evacuates and does not have a place to go can meet at the Egelston Township Fire Department at 5380 E. Apple for assistance. Also, anyone who evacuates is asked to contact Consumers Energy at 231-724-8819 so the company can shut off electricity to their location.

In a news release, authorities said "this is a dangerous situation and cannot be underestimated."

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Sewage overflows into Ruddiman Creek

MUSKEGON, Mich. (WZZM) -- A power outage lead to a sewage overflow in Muskegon.

The County of Muskegon Wastewater reported a sewage overflow of less than 25,000 gallons happened Monday.

The spill occurred at a pumping station on Lakeshore Drive and some of the sewage made it into Ruddiman Creek.

Health officials have sampled the water for E. Coli and a no-contact advisory has been lifted.

Muskegon block closed due to falling tiles

MUSKEGON, Mich. (WZZM) - Muskegon Police have closed down the 400 to 500 block of Western Avenue due to roofing tiles falling from a five-story building.

Police say that the tiles started falling since this past weekend's storms. At least one blew onto the windshield of a parked car. Several fabric canopies on the Amazon building have been ripped.

No one has been injured, but for the safety of motorists and pedestrians, the block is closed.

2014 Summer Visitors Guide Available

2014 Summer Visitors Guide Available


2014 Visitors Guide highlights Muskegon County’s visitor amenities, annual events


Muskegon, MI – Just in time for the Spring and Summer tourism season, and coinciding with the activation of Travel Michigan’s Summer Pure Michigan campaign, the Muskegon County Convention & Visitors Bureau released its 2014 Visitors Guide today, featuring colorful photos and articles on the many activities, events and amenities available to visitors to Muskegon County, one of West Michigan’s top tourism destinations. The official Muskegon County Visitors Guide is now available free of charge by calling the CVB toll-free at 800-250-9283 or by directing your browser to www.visitmuskegon.org and clicking on the “Request a Visitors Guide” link.