8:30 PM Oct 17, 2013
By most measures, President Barack Obama emerged far stronger than his Republican adversaries in Washington's latest fiscal fight. He gave away virtually nothing and his hard-line tactics exposed deep divisions among Republicans and growing public frustration with the GOP.
7:00 PM Oct 17, 2013
Thumbs down to the very idea that a mental health worker might take advantage of a client in our community.
6:00 PM Oct 17, 2013
A two-car crash on U.S. 31 near the Grand Haven drawbridge backed up traffic for a while Thursday afternoon.
5:00 PM Oct 17, 2013
Clean up a local nature preserve, celebrate a Grand Haven park or Michigan-brewed beer, and enjoy some cool jazz this weekend, Oct. 18-20.
4:00 PM Oct 17, 2013
A helicopter recently hovered over the Grand River area as it sprayed stands of phragmites from above.
3:02 PM Oct 17, 2013
Fall has arrived in Michigan and people take to the roads for color tours all over the state. As I make my short drives around town, I am tempted to “forget” my true destination and just keep on going. Traverse City? Pentwater? Ludington?
2:00 PM Oct 17, 2013
The end is in sight for a so far five-month-long road project on Grand Haven’s eastside.
1:00 PM Oct 17, 2013
Separate school bus crashes in southeast Michigan on Wednesday sent more than two-dozen students to hospitals.
12:30 PM Oct 17, 2013
Young Lakers' golfers hope to shake off jitters, score well at state meet
12:00 PM Oct 17, 2013
Same-sex couples queued up all afternoon at county courthouses, some even carrying wedding flowers. Then a federal judge deciding whether to throw out Michigan's gay marriage ban shocked everyone, saying simply: Wait 'til next year.
10:30 AM Oct 17, 2013
SL tennis hopeful that skill, leadership and chemistry will lead to top 5 finish at states
10:00 AM Oct 17, 2013
Sam Cerniglia’s voice landed him on national television, but he won’t advance on “The Voice.”
9:00 AM Oct 17, 2013
A couple from Chicago visiting West Michigan to celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary helped rescue an Ohio woman in a wheelchair who fell into cold Lake Michigan.
7:55 AM Oct 17, 2013
Questions filled the Spring Lake school district's latest bond proposal presentation Wednesday night.
7:00 AM Oct 17, 2013
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.