The National Weather Service has issued a WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY for Ottawa, Kent, Ionia, Muskegon, Newaygo, Mecosta, and Montcalm effective from 7 pm Saturday until 6 am Monday. A strong storm will be crossing the Ohio Valley Sunday, bringing snow to West Michigan, with some areas perhaps seeing as much as 10-12" of accumulation. Snowfall will be heaviest south as opposed to north, so near/south of I-94 is where the highest accumulations are expected... 8-12" possible. However, Eaton, Ottawa, and Kent could see anywhere from 4-7". Additionally, gusty winds will be blowing the snow quite a bit, causing drifting on roads along with poor visibility. Travel is discouraged from late Saturday night through Sunday night.

The National Weather Service has issued a WINTER STORM WARNING for the following counties in West Michigan, effective from 7 pm Saturday until 4 am Monday: Allegan, Barry, Berrien, calhoun, Cass, Kalamazoo, Van Buren,  St.Joseph, Branch, and Hillsdale. A strong winter storm moving into/across the Ohio Valley will bring periods of heavy snow to the Warning area, beginning late tonight and extending through at least Sunday evening. Forecast models indicate between 8 and 12" of accumulation are possible. Additionally, strong winds will cause blowing and drifting snow. Driving conditions will be hazardous Sunday. Travel is not encouraged.

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Prop 1 passes by wide margin

Updated: Wednesday, August 6, 2014
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KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - The polls Tuesday marks the primary elections in Michigan, and Newschannel 3 is covering all angles.

If you voted Tuesday, you know Governor Rick Sndyer is on the ballot, along with Democrat Mark Schauer, U.S. Senate candidates Terri Lynn Land and Gary Peters, but all four are unopposed.

Because of that, this primary in Michigan is expected to be a little watered down from past years, but there are still some intriguing headlines.

Newschannel 3 Chief Political Reporter David Bailey joined us from the studio to break down Proposal 1.

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