4:00 PM Apr 25, 2014
One visible way the Tri-Cities Historical Museum showcases historic preservation is through its annual Historic Home Tour.
3:01 PM Apr 25, 2014
We attend dozens of meetings each month, and one troubling trend we’ve noticed is a lack of public participation.
2:17 PM Apr 25, 2014
If he stayed, McGary would have faced a 1-year ban by the NCAA
1:56 PM Apr 25, 2014
Ottawa County health officials are teaming up with health care providers and food pantries to improve residents’ health.
1:00 PM Apr 25, 2014
Gov. Rick Snyder appealed to hundreds of educators and business leaders Thursday to support the implementation of Common Core educational standards, which many conservatives nationwide have denounced as a top-down takeover of local schools.
12:00 PM Apr 25, 2014
Student lunch participation has fluctuated as schools change their menus to abide by new national requirements.
11:30 AM Apr 25, 2014
County commissioners gave final approval Thursday to an order to stop an incinerator in Oregon from receiving medical waste until procedures are in place to ensure no fetal tissue is burned to generate power.
11:01 AM Apr 25, 2014
Gov. Rick Snyder and lawmakers remain at odds over how much to rein in the charitable gambling industry featuring games such as Las Vegas-style poker, after the state Senate voted unanimously Thursday to ease regulations that could go into effect next month.
10:26 AM Apr 25, 2014
A Republican lawmaker on Thursday proposed raising Michigan's minimum wage by a smaller amount than what is being backed by organizers of a ballot drive, warning that their attempt to give workers who rely on tips the same base wage as everyone else would force restaurants to close.
9:53 AM Apr 25, 2014
It’s going to take a lot more bacon to bring home the bacon.
9:34 AM Apr 25, 2014
A West Michigan woman has pleaded guilty to embezzling nearly $50,000 from the Petunia Parade, an annual effort in Ludington to plant thousands of petunias.
9:00 AM Apr 25, 2014
Volunteers taking part in the state's Adopt-A-Highway program will soon be picking up litter in northern lower Michigan and the Upper Peninsula.
8:27 AM Apr 25, 2014
Postal workers in cities big and small protested in front of Staples stores on Thursday, objecting to the U.S. Postal Service's pilot program to open counters in stores, staffed with retail employees.
7:58 AM Apr 25, 2014
Officers in riot gear, protestors, explosions, smoke and fire could be seen at a local fire station earlier this week.
7:00 AM Apr 25, 2014
Showers before 1 p.m., then a slight chance of showers after 3 p.m. High near 54. East-southeast wind 7 to 14 mph becoming west-northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
5:43 AM Apr 25, 2014
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday: