11:39 PM Jun 1, 2012
It wasn't more than a minute after Mukhtar "Mookie' El-Sheikh reeled in an impressive 11-pound king salmon out of the waters of Lake Michigan on Thursday morning when he was on his cell phone gushing to friends and family about his catch.
11:39 PM Jun 1, 2012
Holland resident and former Spring Lake minister Colette Volkema DeNooyer was found to be just 15 percent responsible for the July 2010 death of a 4-year-old Holland boy.
6:30 PM Jun 1, 2012
A finalist for the Spring Lake manager post said he's withdrawing because of the uncertainty of the village's future.
4:00 PM Jun 1, 2012
Parents are out of town, and the party is about to begin. It's the typical storyline of a Hollywood movie, but a group of Mona Shores High School students made a different type of video.
3:00 PM Jun 1, 2012
The Sunday Art Market will start this Sunday, under the green canopy at Chinook Pier at Harbor and First streets.
2:30 PM Jun 1, 2012
A look at Southwest lower Michigan's fishing report
2:00 PM Jun 1, 2012
Voters in two Grand Haven Township precincts will have new locations to cast their ballots in August.
12:57 PM Jun 1, 2012
A home on Grand Haven's north shore was destroyed by fire Wednesday afternoon, shooting up flames and sparks that attracted a crowd on both sides of the Grand River.
12:55 PM Jun 1, 2012
The monthly siren test for communities in Ottawa County will sound off at noon today.
12:54 PM Jun 1, 2012
Rain outside Grand Haven High School on Thursday evening did not dampen the spirits of the 436 seniors who embarked on a promising milestone: graduation.
11:13 AM Jun 1, 2012
Evie Lorimer and Harrison Kriger have been close friends for years.
11:09 AM Jun 1, 2012
When her high school athletic career is finished and she has some time to reflect, Evie Lorimer will realize that her career on the Spring Lake varsity softball team ranks her among the best ever in the state.
10:58 AM Jun 1, 2012
Even though he felt his Spring Lake varsity girls soccer team dominated the majority of action against host Fruitport on Thursday in the Division 2 district semifinals at Fruitport High School, Jeremy Thelen's Lakers squad still had to hold on for dear life to put away the Trojans for a third and final time this season.
10:54 AM Jun 1, 2012
Western Michigan Christian scored two goals the first half and added three more the second half in a space of about five minutes to rout Muskegon Catholic 5-1 on Thursday night, advancing to Saturday's Div. 4 district final at Warrior Field.
10:47 AM Jun 1, 2012
Spring Lake's varsity golfers entered Thursday's district tournament at The Links at Bowen Lake simply hoping to qualify for next week's regional event. It turns out, the Lakers didn't need to sweat finishing in the top six - they finished No. 1. Spring Lake was a surprise winner at the event, turning in a team score of 328, one stroke better than Kenowa Hills. Forest Hills Eastern was third at 338, while Cedar Springs and Comstock Park each shot a 340.