5:00 PM Feb 23, 2015
Harry of Spring Lake asked, "Is a Michigan Senate really necessary?"
4:15 PM Feb 23, 2015
A prosecutor calls Joyce Hardin Garrard the "drill sergeant from hell," a woman so mean she made her 9-year-old granddaughter run until the girl collapsed and died, all as punishment for lying about candy.
4:15 PM Feb 23, 2015
(UPDATE: Tuesday 5:10 p.m.) The National Weather Service's winter weather advisory for Ottawa County remains in effect until 7 tonight, mainly for blowing snow.
3:30 PM Feb 23, 2015
Starting this week, Grand Haven schools will begin accepting applications for the position of superintendent.
2:41 PM Feb 23, 2015
A Michigan State University scientist has developed a smart phone application to help keep track of invasive species.
2:00 PM Feb 23, 2015
New gas stations, apartment complexes, condominium projects and subdivisions are all in the planning or construction stage in Grand Haven Township.
1:48 PM Feb 23, 2015
A Spring Lake woman suffered serious injuries when her car went under a semitrailer Monday morning.
1:01 PM Feb 23, 2015
Tri-Cities Kiwanis President Sandy Huber and Vice President Joe Legros recently announced a donation of $6,160 to support the Accelerated Reading 360 subscription in Spring Lake elementary schools.
12:00 PM Feb 23, 2015
Nina E. Solomon didn't spend much of her life in Ottawa County, but she was born in Jamestown Township in 1877 to George and Delia Solomon. Soon after her birth, the family relocated to Osceola County.
11:05 AM Feb 23, 2015
Michigan Republicans picked a niece of Mitt Romney on Saturday to lead the state party for the next two years.
10:09 AM Feb 23, 2015
People were jamming and hockey sticks were slamming Saturday at the fourth annual Spring Lake Rotary club's Snow Jam.
9:00 AM Feb 23, 2015
Seventeen "live mannequin" displays brightened up the windows of downtown Grand Haven storefronts for a couple of hours Saturday afternoon.
8:44 AM Feb 23, 2015
Fruitport Calvary Christian won the Alliance League crossover championship game for the second year in a row on Saturday, defeating Wyoming Potter's House, 59-42.
8:00 AM Feb 23, 2015
In an Academy Awards largely populated by smaller, independent films, Hollywood spread its awards around at a stormy Oscars heavy on song-and-dance, occasionally lacking in clothes and punctuated by passionate stands for equality.
7:00 AM Feb 23, 2015
Wind chill advisory in effect until noon. Wind chill values as low as minus 14. A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 10. West-northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
5:42 AM Feb 23, 2015
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday: