A chance of showers before 11 a.m., then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind at about 12 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent.
State wildlife biologists decided a bear who swam across Muskegon Lake to the City of Muskegon should be allowed to calm down and find his way back north on his own. The bear went into the lake near the Bear Lake Channel on the north side and came out of the water near the old oil tank farm on the south side.
Lynn of Spring Lake Township asked, "I visited Holland for Tulip Time and got to wondering: How many different varieties and colors of tulips are there? And are they native to West Michigan or were they imported from Holland the country?"