Kayla Fortney, WZZM 13 On Your Side

Kayla Fortney

WZZM 13 On Your Side

Grand Rapids, MI, United States

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Past articles by Kayla:

HELP! Woman loses suitcase with family heirloom driving from Grand Rapids to Middleville

Paige Bush's father gave her the necklace with the diamond from her mother's wedding ring on her own wedding day. It's the only time she's ever worn it. → Read More

Who wore it better? Michigan State Police post hilarious #TBT on Twitter

WE LOVE IT! It's hilarious, and for a good cause! → Read More

Homicide suspect leads police on chase, shuts down NB U.S. 131 in Grand Rapids

A 33-year-old man is in custody after police say he killed a person. → Read More

Man who police say killed Kent County couple was due in court for domestic violence charge

After several hours, a tactical unit entered the home and found Bruce Huntley dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. → Read More

Miz Cracker to host 'The Naughty Tour' in Grand Rapids

Hosted by Miz Cracker, tickets go on sale for the annual holiday spectacular on Sept. 28. → Read More

Brother, sister treated for rabies after dog attack in Allegan County

Both victims were taken by ambulance to Bronson Hospital in Kalamazoo and treated for serious tears and lacerations. → Read More

Sunrise Sidelines: West Ottawa High School

This week on Sunrise Sidelines we took you through West Ottawa High School, where students are doing everything from running a TV studio to working in the community to give back. → Read More

Vice President Mike Pence calls Mill Steel 'an American success story'

Vice President Mike Pence was in Grand Rapids Wednesday afternoon, touring Mill Steel and discussing tax reform policies with employees. → Read More

Suspect in double homicide charged with assaulting police

Ted and Patty Syrek were found dead inside their home near Caledonia on Tuesday, Sept. 4. → Read More

Black bear kills family bunny in Whitehall-area overnight

Andrea Misch posted on Facebook that she heard a noise around 2:30 a.m. and saw that her bunny cage had been knocked around. → Read More

'Shelter in place' lifted at Ottawa Hills High School after nearby shooting

The school was placed on a "code yellow" lockdown, which required a shelter in place. → Read More

'I've never seen damage like this'

Lake County Sheriff's Deputies said it will be a day or two before they know the extent of the damage from the storm. → Read More

Infant's death being investigated as 'suspicious,' deputies say

Deputies are investigating a 10 month old's death as suspicious after she was found dead in her crib on Tuesday, Aug. 2 near Cedar Springs. → Read More

MISSING | Babysitter never returned 1-year-old boy, police say

Police say 1-year-old Miquis Lamont Jenkins is with 19-year-old Iyesha Catherine Gibbs. They have not been seen since 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 1. → Read More

Kent County man wins Fantasy 5 jackpot worth $199,186

A Kent County man's stop to quench his thirst led to a $199,186 Fantasy 5 jackpot from the Michigan Lottery. → Read More

Update expected on PFAS contamination in City of Parchment's water supply

Kalamazoo County Health and Community Services Department to provide an update on high level of PFAS found in the City of Parchment's water supply. → Read More

90 percent of refugee children reunited with families, Bethany Christian Services says

Bethany Christian Services case workers are continuing to work on handful of special cases to pursue 100 percent reunification. → Read More

West Olive woman killed, man critically hurt in what appears to be a domestic shooting

One woman is dead after police say her husband shot her and then turned the gun on himself in West Olive overnight. → Read More

Fleetwood Mac to headline Van Andel Arena in October

Mick Fleetwood, John McVie, Stevie Nicks and Christine McVie and headed to Grand Rapids. Fleetwood Mac will perform at Van Andel Arena in October. → Read More

2 arrested after trying to cash fraudulent checks, fleeing police

Lowell Police are investigating what they're calling a "bank fraud ring" in Kent and Ionia counties after two men were arrested earlier this week. → Read More