5:00 PM Dec 11, 2012
The hot topic in Lansing right now, beginning late last week, is the right-to-work legislation. It was quickly passed by the House and Senate, and Gov. Rick Snyder is expected to sign it into law.
4:00 PM Dec 11, 2012
It was New Year's Eve 1954. I was 20 years old and I was lonely. But so were all the other guys around me.
3:30 PM Dec 11, 2012
Guides Fruitport Calvary Christian to victory on Monday
3:00 PM Dec 11, 2012
The country may be careening toward a fiscal cliff, but U.S. Rep. Bill Huizenga, R-Zeeland, expressed confidence Monday that a compromise will be reached before we fall off the edge.
2:00 PM Dec 11, 2012
Ferrysburg officials recently announced they would proceed with a plan for a waterfront park and beach at the foot of Doric Street. They said it would make Spring Lake more accessible to those who want to enjoy the beautiful natural resources of our area.
12:23 PM Dec 11, 2012
Hundreds of demonstrators packed all four levels of the rotunda Tuesday, chanting "Union!" and" What's disgusting? Union-busting!" They stomped their feet and banged together hard hats.
12:00 PM Dec 11, 2012
Grand Haven Township officials are taking a more hands-on approach to regulating the sale of fireworks.
11:14 AM Dec 11, 2012
Law playing well at Alma
11:00 AM Dec 11, 2012
A man who said he tried to arrange the killing of a handyman charged with his wife's slaying was sentenced to more than six years in prison Monday, the latest step in a strange saga in an affluent Detroit suburb.
10:48 AM Dec 11, 2012
A safe, cash and checks were stolen from some Allendale Township businesses Monday morning.
10:00 AM Dec 11, 2012
With two weeks to go before Christmas, local retailers say sales are flying higher than a Jolly Old Elf in a sleigh.
9:00 AM Dec 11, 2012
Military authorities said a paratrooper from West Michigan has been found dead at a home near his base in North Carolina, and the circumstances are under investigation.
8:58 AM Dec 11, 2012
The Aurora, once the largest wooden steamer on the Great Lakes, is the shipwreck revealed by low water levels on Harbor Island.
8:00 AM Dec 11, 2012
A boat from the Tri-Cities finished first in a cross-Atlantic race that shoved off from the Canary Islands in late November.
7:00 AM Dec 11, 2012
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
6:00 AM Dec 11, 2012
Classes are canceled today in one of Michigan's largest public school districts because most of its 800 teachers plan to attend a protest in Lansing over the Legislature's move to pass a right-to-work law.
9:07 PM Dec 10, 2012
A Muskegon County high school student was struck Monday morning by a vehicle, whose driver told investigators he thought he struck a deer.