2:51 PM Oct 9, 2013
Recently, Congress has been given a 10 percent approval rating by the American public. What I want to know is: Who are those Americans who think Congress is doing a swell job?
2:12 PM Oct 9, 2013
About 3.8 million veterans will not receive disability compensation next month if the partial government shutdown continues into late October, Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki says. Some 315,000 veterans and 202,000 surviving spouses and dependents will see pension payments stopped.
2:00 PM Oct 9, 2013
City Council lit the fuse on a new fireworks ordinance that will limit the days and times private fireworks can be ignited within Ferrysburg city limits.
1:30 PM Oct 9, 2013
Haven equestrian team out to defend state title
12:59 PM Oct 9, 2013
The Michigan Human Services Department said Tuesday that a federal monitors' report shows improvements in the state's child welfare system, while a group that sued the state says the agency "is still struggling in its most crucial mission."
12:00 PM Oct 9, 2013
Parents and community members sought answers Tuesday about the Spring Lake school district's upcoming bond proposal.
11:50 AM Oct 9, 2013
Don't miss your guide to everything fall and winter in the Tri-Cities area!
11:31 AM Oct 9, 2013
Police say an Allendale girl missing since late Tuesday afternoon is not believed to be in danger.
11:21 AM Oct 9, 2013
Americans are holding Republicans primarily responsible for the partial government shutdown as public esteem sinks for all players in the impasse, President Barack Obama among them, according to a new poll. It's a struggle with no heroes.
10:55 AM Oct 9, 2013
Hundreds of Michigan National Guard members and civilian employees affected by the partial shutdown of the federal government have reported back to work.
10:00 AM Oct 9, 2013
Tuesday was a historic day for the Western Michigan Christian cross country team, as it hosted its first ever home meet.
10:00 AM Oct 9, 2013
Staff and parents at local Head Start programs are breathing a sigh of relief today.
8:47 AM Oct 9, 2013
A West Michigan investment adviser will challenge U.S. Rep. Justin Amash in next year's Republican primary.
8:00 AM Oct 9, 2013
A former employee of Community Mental Health of Ottawa County has been charged with embezzling several thousand dollars from one of her clients — a 62-year-old Grand Haven man.
7:00 AM Oct 9, 2013
Sunny, with a high near 69. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
6:00 AM Oct 9, 2013
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
10:44 PM Oct 8, 2013
An 80-year-old Holland man drove his car into a moving train Tuesday morning.