Portage Road closed by crash  KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - The Kalamazoo Dept. of Public Safety says that Portage Road has been closed by a crash.




The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids issues a WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY for Van Buren, Kalamazoo, Calhoun, Jackson, Allegan, Barry, Eaton, Ottawa, Kent, Ionia, Muskegon, Montcalm, Oceana, and Newaygo counties from 1 AM Thursday morning until 4 PM in the afternoon.  The ADVISORY speaks to the development of snow, sleet, and freezing rain prior to the Thursday morning commute.  Accumulations of ice are under 1/10" before an ultimate transition to snow everywhere, but we know it doesn't take a lot of ice to cause problems.  Projected accumulations ... Muskegon to Grand Rapids to Lansing: 1" to 2" ... south of that line including Kalamazoo: under 1".

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Woman arrested following fatal Grand Rapids stabbing

Updated: Friday, August 29, 2014
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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A woman has been arrested after a man was found stabbed to death at a Grand Rapids apartment complex.

Police say it happened jsut before 1:00 a.m. Friday at the Millbrook Apartments on Pastiche Drive.

They say a 36-year-old woman--identified Friday afternoon as Janaya Aflower Johnson--stabbed 33-year-old James Washington several times.

Washington was pronounced dead at the scene.

Johnson was charged with one count of open murder, and is currently being held at the Kent County Jail.

She is being held without bond, and will be formally arraigned on Tuesday.

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