4:00 PM Jan 16, 2013
To the Editor: A recent letter stated that the Second Amendment "is an integral part of checks and balances that upholds the Constitution.” This is irrelevant to the debate our country is having in response to the slaughter of children in Connecticut.
3:17 PM Jan 16, 2013
A special committee is looking into "reimagining" Spring Lake’s two elementary schools.
3:00 PM Jan 16, 2013
A man who was arrested in the theft of his father's corpse from a Detroit cemetery stored the body in a freezer after a weekend funeral, hoping for it to be miraculously resurrected, police said.
2:00 PM Jan 16, 2013
The village's expected new planning consultant and public works director are familiar faces to Village Manager Chris Burns.
1:36 PM Jan 16, 2013
Lakers win both slalom, giant slalom at Greater Grand Rapids Ski Conference meet
1:06 PM Jan 16, 2013
In light of the frightening number of mass murders in recent months, there is a lot of jabber by TV's talking heads about the relation between films, mental illness and mass murder. This topic merits serious consideration, beyond a brief sound bite in the mass media.
1:01 PM Jan 16, 2013
Phoenix improve to 4-0 following Tuesday's victory
12:00 PM Jan 16, 2013
Christians are called to serve — that’s why Faith in Action International officials say they are putting together a team to build a new ministry center in Haiti.
11:00 AM Jan 16, 2013
A shakeup in the Grand Haven Planning and Community Development Department has prompted city officials to look to the future.
10:51 AM Jan 16, 2013
East Kentwood guard scores 14 fourth-quarter points to sink Grand Haven
10:48 AM Jan 16, 2013
Bucs struggle in putting away winless Falcons
10:40 AM Jan 16, 2013
Fruitport Calvary Christian holds Potter's House star in check
10:00 AM Jan 16, 2013
As Republican Gov. Rick Snyder prepares for his third State of the State address tonight, union members still upset over Michigan's contentious right-to-work law signed last month are planning to protest outside the Capitol.
9:00 AM Jan 16, 2013
Relatives of four West Michigan missionaries killed when their vehicle slid down a Haiti hillside are working with officials in that country to return the bodies to Grand Rapids.
7:00 AM Jan 16, 2013
Windy, with the chance for a little snow.
6:00 AM Jan 16, 2013
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