3:25 PM Jul 9, 2014
Washington state's first recreational marijuana stores began opening for business Tuesday, more than a year and a half after voters decided to legalize, tax and regulate pot.
3:02 PM Jul 9, 2014
When do human rights clash with common sense? In my opinion, It happens too often.
2:48 PM Jul 9, 2014
(UPDATED: Wednesday at 4:45 p.m.) Numerous people strolling the boardwalk watched police pull a body from the north side of the Grand River channel this morning.
2:01 PM Jul 9, 2014
We hear all the time about how we shouldn’t text while we’re driving. But with a recent rash of accidents — possibly including a fatal crash in which an Indiana man perished after rear-ending a semi-truck this past weekend — it’s worth reiterating the fact that texting isn’t the only distraction drivers should avoid.
1:02 PM Jul 9, 2014
Some are saying this past Fourth of July holiday weekend’s fireworks-filled celebrations may have gone too far.
1:00 PM Jul 9, 2014
A for-profit education company sought to reassure nervous students Tuesday that they'll be able to finish their degrees even though their campuses were being closed amid concerns from the Education Department about its practices.
12:00 PM Jul 9, 2014
It’s tradition for Coast Guard members to give ship tours and wave in parades, but some of them will also be found on center stage at this year’s Coast Guard Festival.
11:03 AM Jul 9, 2014
It’s not your imagination if you think you spent more time in rain water than in lake or pool water this summer.
10:30 AM Jul 9, 2014
Elsholz holds on for one-stroke win at GAM Women’s Championship
9:03 AM Jul 9, 2014
Mud Day was even muddier than usual this year.
8:01 AM Jul 9, 2014
Thumbs up to Grand Haven’s Keegan Findley and Hunter Scharphorn ...
7:00 AM Jul 9, 2014
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind becoming west 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.
6:00 AM Jul 9, 2014
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
8:22 PM Jul 8, 2014
Hundreds of Michigan prisoners automatically sentenced to life behind bars for murder as teens aren't entitled to a new day in court, the state Supreme Court said Tuesday in a major decision that blocks one route to possible release but won't be the final word.
5:00 PM Jul 8, 2014
In a recent post, blogger Chris Van Allsburg tackles a tough question: Does God love me as much as I love my children?
3:55 PM Jul 8, 2014
Plans are in the works for a new natural gas transmission pipeline that could pass through Michigan on its way to Ontario, Canada, raising concerns among some residents whose properties have already been dug up for an ongoing oil pipeline project.
2:52 PM Jul 8, 2014
For quite a few years, I lived on a short, winding street with many condo units. It was a community inhabited by some couples, but also many single people, both men and women. Almost everyone was retired, but involved in many activities.