8:00 AM Aug 23, 2013
The new school year is nearing, and local elementary schools are trying to put anxious new students at ease before the big day.
7:00 AM Aug 23, 2013
Patchy fog before 9 a.m. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 74. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
6:00 AM Aug 23, 2013
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:
9:17 PM Aug 22, 2013
Portage Central wins season-opening event
9:14 PM Aug 22, 2013
GH signs money-saving deal with apparel company
8:00 PM Aug 22, 2013
Ferrysburg officials hope city residents get down and dirty with a proposed community garden.
6:00 PM Aug 22, 2013
Thumbs up to the Ottawa County Parks and Recreation Department ...
5:00 PM Aug 22, 2013
The circus is in town, which kicks off our fun- and sun-filled weekend, Aug. 23-25.
3:30 PM Aug 22, 2013
A recent report by the International Lake Superior Board of Control revealed what many have suspected: Water levels are low and are expected to stay that way for the time being.
2:00 PM Aug 22, 2013
Producing ethanol from corn and using it for fuel sounded like a great idea.
1:00 PM Aug 22, 2013
Futuristic Johnny Appleseeds, a team of young Stanford-trained hobbyists are designing genetically modified, glow-in-the-dark plants they plan to send to many of the thousands of people who helped make it possible.
12:00 PM Aug 22, 2013
A local dentist who trimmed apple trees on village property is being sought for questioning by the local police.
11:00 AM Aug 22, 2013
The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits dropped 15,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 320,000, the fewest since October 2007 — a sign of dwindling layoffs and steady if modest job growth.
10:00 AM Aug 22, 2013
It was a group effort at Grand Haven State Park on Wednesday night to clean up the beach.
9:00 AM Aug 22, 2013
Michigan's Democratic Party chairman criticized a suburban Detroit congressman Wednesday for saying it would be a "dream come true" to seek the impeachment of President Barack Obama.
8:00 AM Aug 22, 2013
Local schools are learning how they compare to schools throughout the state.
7:00 AM Aug 22, 2013
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8 a.m., then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8 and 11 a.m. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.