The infectious energy that seemed to ignite Fruitport softball team's offense in its Division 2 regional semifinal win against Grand Rapids Christian apparently drained away thanks to the combination of a long wait and an 85-degree afternoon.
Entering the bottom of the sixth inning, Spring Lake's varsity baseball team faced a manageable 7-5 deficit against Grand Rapids Christian in the Division 2 baseball regional semifinals at Hope College.
Michigan Rep. Richard LeBlanc wants to bring back lifetime hunting and fishing licenses, but wildlife officials are concerned the effort could negatively impact funding and complicate management efforts.
An effort to overturn Michigan's emergency manager law in the fall election took an extraordinary turn Friday as the state appeals court said the question belonged on the ballot but suspended its decision for a second look by other judges.
Funeral arrangements have been made for 11 a.m. today at Lake Harbor United Methodist Church, 4861 Henry St. for Nikolas Wypa, who died after collapsing at the Churchill Elementary School playground in Norton Shores.