WINTER WEATHER ADVISORIES start shortly for all of West Michigan for an accumulation of snow followed by sleet and freezing rain and even plain rain.  The ADVISORIES last until 8 PM everywhere save for Berrien, Cass, St. Joe, and Branch counties where the expiration time is 1 PM.  Snowfall ranges from 1" to 3" near and south of I-96 including Kalamazoo.  North of I-96, amounts may be greater in a range from 2" to 4".  Once snow transitions to freezing rain, ice accumulations of 1/10" perhaps upwards of 2/10" are possible.  Plus, secondary and back roads are likely to remain icy even when air temperatures reach the middle 30s this afternoon.  Please be careful traveling!

Stay with for your weather today and always! 


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9-year-old fatally shot in Chicago

Updated: Thursday, August 21, 2014

CHICAGO (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Police say a nine-year-old has been shot and killed in Chicago's Grand Crossing Neighborhood.

Investigators say Antonio Smith was shot multiple times in the chest around 4:00 Wednesday afternoon.

The shooter remains at large.

Sources say Smith, a soon-to-be third grader, was found in the backyard of an apartment building.

No one knows why he was there.

The shooting is under investigation.

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