3:30 PM May 21, 2014
A top Republican lawmaker said Tuesday he is gauging support in the Senate to raise $1.3 billion to $1.5 billion a year more to fix Michigan's roads and bridges, primarily by increasing fuel taxes in a vote that could be held as early as Wednesday.
2:58 PM May 21, 2014
A southwestern Michigan high school held a hospital room ceremony to present a 17-year-old student with a cap, gown and certificate of completion the day before she died.
1:57 PM May 21, 2014
A single motorcycle charm will hang from the tassel of a Grand Haven High School senior’s cap as she walks across the stage at Thursday night’s Class of 2014 commencement ceremony.
12:10 PM May 21, 2014
A man grabbed a deposit bag and made off with an undisclosed amount of money in a robbery Tuesday night at the Macatawa Bank, 20 E. Lakewood.
12:01 PM May 21, 2014
Carnival workers soggy with sweat heaved, bolted and readied rides Tuesday afternoon for today’s opening of Fruitport’s Old-Fashioned Days.
11:36 AM May 21, 2014
To the Editor: The Opinion (community column) in your May 16 edition (Nicolas Occhipinti, “Michigan is a low-performing recycling state”) cited Michigan's very low recycling rate of 14 percent, and how that compares to the recycling performance throughout the United States and in some our neighboring states with rates above 35 percent.
11:00 AM May 21, 2014
The rise of dating apps has created a new, more immediate way for online romance.
10:30 AM May 21, 2014
Another day, another recall from General Motors.
9:59 AM May 21, 2014
A treasure salvaged from World War II will soon go up in smoke rather than find its way to a collector’s shelf.
9:29 AM May 21, 2014
Sometimes a voice call to 911 just won't work, such as for deaf people in need of help or in certain domestic violence cases.
9:00 AM May 21, 2014
Vehicle traffic will not be allowed on Lake Avenue, in the area of the Lake Avenue retaining wall and water main project, from 8 a.m. until at least 1 p.m. Thursday.
9:00 AM May 21, 2014
Bucs to face West Ottawa in regional play tonight
8:23 AM May 21, 2014
Residents with questions or concerns about Detroit’s bankruptcy settlement are invited to a town hall forum at 7 tonight at Loutit District Library.
7:50 AM May 21, 2014
A Grand Haven-area man caught using his computer to view and copy child pornography could be sent to prison for up to 20 years.
7:00 AM May 21, 2014
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
5:19 AM May 21, 2014
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
11:35 PM May 20, 2014
West Ottawa sweeps twin bill from Grand Haven