4:10 PM Jul 7, 2012
Sixteen municipalities in Ottawa County wiped about $100,000 in overdue personal property taxes off the books in a joint venture approved recently by the 20th Circuit Court.
4:10 PM Jul 7, 2012
As we cool down this weekend - hopefully from the heat wave as well as the mid-week excitement of the Fourth of July - take a little time to enjoy a couple of Friday night art events and a several area concerts.
4:00 PM Jul 7, 2012
At least 30 kittens and cats have been removed from a West Michigan home.
2:00 PM Jul 7, 2012
Parishioners of a Grand Rapids-area church destroyed by fire a week ago will start celebrating Mass at a nearby school.
12:00 PM Jul 7, 2012
As heat across a big chunk of the U.S. drives people into pools and lakes to cool off, public health officials are worried about a heightened risk of drowning.
10:30 AM Jul 7, 2012
Lakeshore Christian Academy has closed its doors after 29 years of providing faith-based education.
7:00 AM Jul 7, 2012
This week was an especially bad time to have your air conditioner stripped for scrap.
6:00 AM Jul 7, 2012
Air quality alert for unhealthy levels of ozone pollutants and excessive heat warning both continue today.
11:50 PM Jul 6, 2012
Several of the top junior golfers from across the Midwest converged on Grand Haven Golf Club for the Mid-American Junior Golf Tour's first-ever Junior Patriot Cup Classic. The event featured 27 boys and 15 girls, most of whom hailed from Illinois. The winning girl was Kelli Ono of Highland Park, Ill. She shot a sparkling 74 on Thursday, then struggled to an 84 on Friday. Her total of 158 was two strokes better than Kennedy Bodfield of St. Catharines, Ontario.
11:46 PM Jul 6, 2012
Jerry of Spring Lake asked for an estimate of the total cost to build the U.S. 31 bypass in Ottawa County.
11:41 PM Jul 6, 2012
The Folds of Honor Foundation continues to grow in leaps and bounds, donating 2,600 scholarships to the families of U.S. military personnel who have been injured or killed in the line of duty.
11:39 PM Jul 6, 2012
The 2011 Ed Suchecki Memorial Buc Open will be held on Friday, July 13, at Grand Haven Golf Club.
11:16 PM Jul 6, 2012
Utility crews slogged through near-100 degree temperatures Friday to restore electricity to more than 130,000 homes and businesses around Michigan that have suffered several days without power.
5:05 PM Jul 6, 2012
A load of cardboard blazed in the north parking lot of St. Patrick's church after it caught fire inside a garbage truck this afternoon.
4:26 PM Jul 6, 2012
(Updated: 4:20 p.m. Friday) An excessive heat warning for Ottawa and Muskegon counties has been extended until 8 p.m. Saturday.