11:02 PM Oct 16, 2013
(UPDATED: Thursday 12:05 p.m.) A woman biking across U.S. 31 late Wednesday night was hit by a car.
8:21 PM Oct 16, 2013
(UPDATE: Wednesday 10:43 p.m.) Up against a deadline, Congress passed and sent a waiting President Barack Obama legislation late Wednesday night to avoid a threatened national default and end the 16-day partial government shutdown, the culmination of an epic political drama that placed the U.S. economy at risk.
5:00 PM Oct 16, 2013
Elaine of Spring Lake asked, "I am wondering what this is?"
4:01 PM Oct 16, 2013
Sparrow Health System is replacing its hospital in Ionia with a new, $25 million facility that's scheduled to open in spring 2015.
3:03 PM Oct 16, 2013
Is the Washington Redskins nickname offensive? Some people feel it is. Some people feel it isn’t.
1:59 PM Oct 16, 2013
The camera on a Lake Michigan buoy, about three miles off the Port Sheldon shoreline, stopped working last week.
1:00 PM Oct 16, 2013
Gov. Rick Snyder moved quickly Tuesday to name the next state treasurer, choosing to elevate someone already in his Cabinet to the job overseeing tax collections, state retirement funds and the financial health of local governments and schools.
11:59 AM Oct 16, 2013
The Spring Lake Township Board's rejection of a no-wake zone for a portion of the Grand River is creating some waves.
11:00 AM Oct 16, 2013
A Detroit-area man whose late-summer trip to a national park in northern Lower Michigan with his children sparked a 12-hour manhunt has pleaded to assault and battery.
10:30 AM Oct 16, 2013
Senate leaders are optimistic about forging an eleventh-hour bipartisan deal preventing a possible federal default and ending the partial government shutdown after Republican divisions forced GOP leaders to drop efforts to ram their own version through the House.
10:03 AM Oct 16, 2013
Quick action by a garbage truck driver kept his load from flaming out of control Wednesday morning, police said.
9:48 AM Oct 16, 2013
A group of residents have started a grassroots movement to get others educated about the Spring Lake school district’s bond proposal, which will be on the Nov. 5 ballot.
9:00 AM Oct 16, 2013
A math teacher has been sentenced to 8-15 years in prison for having sex with four teenage boys in her class.
7:53 AM Oct 16, 2013
A Grand Haven man charged in connection with a boating crash in Lake Michigan near Port Sheldon last month entered a not-guilty plea when he was arraigned Tuesday morning in Ottawa County's 58th District Court.
6:42 AM Oct 16, 2013
Showers, mainly after 8 a.m. High near 57. West-southwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
6:00 AM Oct 16, 2013
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
1:02 AM Oct 16, 2013
Bucs booters use depth to overcome storm against Bulldogs