6:03 PM Jun 11, 2014
Cardboard boat engineers are preparing to test their skills this weekend on the waters of the Kawkawlin River.
5:00 PM Jun 11, 2014
Cire from Twin Lake asked, "Exactly what do riparian rights mean in Michigan? For instance, do lakefront owners still own to the middle of the lake, or can the public walk on inland lake shorelines up to the high-water mark, like along Lake Michigan?"
4:00 PM Jun 11, 2014
A way of life dating back more than a century appeared over in Michigan's Upper Peninsula when the last copper mine closed in 1995, idling more than 1,000 employees and turning this once-thriving company town into a forlorn outpost.
2:48 PM Jun 11, 2014
We older people remember. But many of our children don’t.
2:00 PM Jun 11, 2014
Gov. Rick Snyder and Lansing’s lawmakers recently made the decision to hike Michigan’s minimum wage.
1:04 PM Jun 11, 2014
The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality has awarded more than $2 million to clean up brownfield sites in Detroit, Kalamazoo and Muskegon Heights.
1:00 PM Jun 11, 2014
After several months of looking at their school district’s buildings, a special committee and members of the Fruitport school board are now looking at architects to assist in the next step.
11:07 AM Jun 11, 2014
(Updated at 2:45 p.m.) A father and his two young children were taken by ambulance to North Ottawa Community Hospital after their van collided with the semi-truck at about 10:51 a.m. Wednesday.
10:59 AM Jun 11, 2014
A judge struck down tenure and other job protections for California's public school teachers as unconstitutional Tuesday, saying such laws harm students — especially poor and minority ones — by saddling them with bad teachers who are almost impossible to fire.
10:00 AM Jun 11, 2014
Township officials want a timeout called on a plan to introduce more recreational opportunities in the community.
9:00 AM Jun 11, 2014
Michigan will spend 4 percent more next year on public schools and pause plans to replace its standardized test with one being developed by a group of states, under a K-12 budget headed toward final approval this week.
7:51 AM Jun 11, 2014
Canines, cartoons and commerce highlighted Heritage Festival happenings Tuesday in downtown Spring Lake.
7:00 AM Jun 11, 2014
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2 p.m. Cloudy, with a high near 66. East-southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
6:00 AM Jun 11, 2014
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday: