2:01 PM Sep 4, 2014
A developer hopes to transform a blighted factory building in Spring Lake into something more, and we couldn’t be more excited about the proposal.
12:57 PM Sep 4, 2014
A former chemistry teacher at a suburban Detroit Catholic high school said she was fired after becoming pregnant in a gay marriage.
12:45 PM Sep 4, 2014
Jake Mitchell said he was having a good time kiteboarding on Lake Michigan when “the wind just shut down.”
12:15 PM Sep 4, 2014
Clayton Zimmerman needs community members to vote to help him in a nationwide singing competition.
11:04 AM Sep 4, 2014
Detroit police have arrested four people in the robbery and killing of a French street artist whose body was found in the ruins of an abandoned public housing project last year, authorities said Wednesday.
10:51 AM Sep 4, 2014
(UPDATED Thursday 4:20 p.m.) Residents of Spring Lake, Grand Haven, Ferrysburg and outlying areas are dealing with massive power outages and downed trees after waves of storm cells passed over West Michigan on Thursday morning.
10:00 AM Sep 4, 2014
Beth Cihacz said she’s glad police response to the convenience store she manages was so quick and that nobody got hurt.
9:07 AM Sep 4, 2014
A California man accused of enticing a West Michigan girl over the Internet and taking her to Missouri has been sentenced to 17 ½ years in federal prison.
7:54 AM Sep 4, 2014
A suburban Detroit man who killed an unarmed woman on his porch instead of calling police was sentenced Wednesday to at least 17 years in prison after telling the victim's family he would carry "guilt and sorrow forever."
7:00 AM Sep 4, 2014
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2 pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light in the afternoon.
5:38 AM Sep 4, 2014
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:
1:13 AM Sep 4, 2014
The Grand Haven girls team had seven of the top 10 runners at Wednesday’s Don Anderson Invitational, giving the Buccaneers a first-place finish over Holland Black River, Grand Rapids Covenant Christian and Coopersville.
6:15 PM Sep 3, 2014
More than a year after Detroit filed for the largest public bankruptcy in U.S. history, a federal judge is hearing evidence on whether he should approve the city's plan to emerge from billions of dollars in debt.
5:00 PM Sep 3, 2014
Philip of Spring Lake Township asked, "My wife and I get two annoying computer-generated phone calls almost every day from 'bank card services' and 'security alert.'"
3:50 PM Sep 3, 2014
As states liberalize their marijuana laws, public officials and safety advocates worry that more drivers high on pot will lead to a big increase in traffic deaths. Researchers, though, are divided on the question.
2:50 PM Sep 3, 2014
The death of Robin Williams by suicide and his battle with depression should give us all pause.