4:00 PM Dec 27, 2012
Measures on gay rights and child safety are among the top state laws taking effect at the start of 2013, along with attempts to prevent identity theft and perennial efforts to restrict abortion and illegal immigration.
3:00 PM Dec 27, 2012
There is a newcomer to the list of the most popular names of babies born at Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital in 2012, and it shot to top.
2:00 PM Dec 27, 2012
Most Americans hold the Founding Fathers in awe. They regard them almost with the same reverence as the Gospels.
1:00 PM Dec 27, 2012
It’s time to get your sweetheart and dosey-doe to the Northwest Ottawa Recreation Authority’s annual Dads and Daughters Dance.
12:30 PM Dec 27, 2012
GH's Starkey completes 12 marathons in 2012
12:00 PM Dec 27, 2012
If year-end awards were getting passed out locally, Spring Lake water may be a candidate for “most improved.”
10:47 AM Dec 27, 2012
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder reported a gross income of about $1.9 million in 2011, when he says he gave back all but $1 of his state salary.
10:26 AM Dec 27, 2012
Friends and family remember Lawrence Stearns as a caring, loving and devoted family man who loved the outdoors.
10:20 AM Dec 27, 2012
Perhaps parents or Santa purchased a new smartphone or tablet for children during the holidays. If so, CommonSense Media is offering a list of apps to get them started.
10:19 AM Dec 27, 2012
Clash between Bucs, Warriors comes 12 months too late
9:00 AM Dec 27, 2012
Consumer electronics are among the most popular holiday gifts, but how many people really wanted a BlackBerry tablet, a Panasonic television or a Nokia smartphone for Christmas?
8:00 AM Dec 27, 2012
Grand Haven officials are hoping that a Downtown Infrastructure Grant can help spruce up the Centertown district.
7:00 AM Dec 27, 2012
Partly sunny, with a high near 32. North wind 9 to 11 mph.
6:00 AM Dec 27, 2012
Authorities said a West Michigan man accidentally shot off his index finger while hunting.
9:00 PM Dec 26, 2012
A 21-year-old Grand Rapids man has been jailed on a $750,000 bond, accused of being drunk when he ran a traffic signal in his SUV, struck a car, killed an 8-year-old girl and fled the scene.
6:49 PM Dec 26, 2012
Rock salt and ice scrapers were flying off store shelves in southeastern Michigan on Wednesday as the first major storm of the season moved into the region, causing problems at Detroit's airport and promising a messy commute.
5:00 PM Dec 26, 2012
Chuck of Grand Haven asked, "Is it legal to use the third lane of the road on Mercury Drive between Gidley Bayou (Grand Haven) and 144th Avenue (Grand Haven Township) as your personal bypass lane to avoid vehicles turning right in front of you? The answer would be no, I presume, except for going around buses who allow traffic to clear after the stop. Probably even this is illegal and maybe the bus drivers should know this!"