12:05 PM Dec 18, 2014
Michigan's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate has dropped four-tenths of a percentage point to 6.7 percent in the latest month, reaching its lowest level in more than eight years.
11:25 AM Dec 18, 2014
To the Editor: Love it or leave it: The first refuge of the ignorant, the intolerant and the pretentious.
11:00 AM Dec 18, 2014
Grand Haven’s waterfront miniature golf course might be teeing up for a makeover.
10:31 AM Dec 18, 2014
University of Michigan volleyball sophomore middle blocker Abby Cole was named to the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) honorable mention All-America team on Wednesday.
9:56 AM Dec 18, 2014
Gov. Rick Snyder and legislative leaders failed Wednesday to negotiate a potential tax increase to improve Michigan's deteriorating roads, as chances of a $1.2 billion deal dwindled before lawmakers adjourn for the year.
9:21 AM Dec 18, 2014
Kicker Griffin Seymour was a huge part of the Muskegon Catholic Central football team’s success this fall.
9:00 AM Dec 18, 2014
A revised proposal to expand the Barrett Boat Works marina appears to be floating with area leaders.
8:00 AM Dec 18, 2014
Bells tolled in celebration and teachers halted lessons midday as President Raul Castro told his country Wednesday that Cuba was restoring relations with the United States after more than a half-century of hostility.
7:00 AM Dec 18, 2014
A chance of flurries before 7 am, then a slight chance of snow after 8 am. Cloudy, with a high near 33. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
5:38 AM Dec 18, 2014
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:
1:06 AM Dec 18, 2014
Haven gets hot in final period of 4-1 win
10:59 PM Dec 17, 2014
A man is in custody after police say he assaulted two women reporting to work Wednesday morning at the Mercy Health Partners Hackley Campus in Muskegon.
5:00 PM Dec 17, 2014
John of Grand Haven asked, “They have been working on the project to install new pipes up to Water Tank Hill now for some time. When will they be done? Will they clean up the mess?”
4:02 PM Dec 17, 2014
Members of a homeless community evicted from an Ann Arbor forest have regrouped in nearby Ypsilanti Township.
3:00 PM Dec 17, 2014
The sound of saws and drills echoed into the hallway outside a Fruitport High School shop room as students added finishing touches to little libraries they’ve been working on for nearly two months.
2:00 PM Dec 17, 2014
After overcoming Fort Donelson near the Mississippi River in February 1862, and seeing so many dead and wounded soldiers, Ulysses Grant was heard, barely audible, reciting the words of Robert Burns: "Man's inhumanity to man Makes countless thousands mourn."
1:05 PM Dec 17, 2014
Before they began to fill plastic bags with the donations, a group of volunteers looked in amazement at the hundreds of cereal boxes overflowing tables.