A 26-year-old Grand Rapids man tired while swimming from a boat to the beach and had to be assisted by other swimmers in the area, said Lt. Renee Freeman of the Grand Haven Department of Public Safety.
Grand Haven's James DeWitt suffered his first loss in the hurdles this season at Saturday's Michigan Interscholastic Track Coaches Association meet at Jenison High School, but the bigger concern is DeWitt's status for Saturday's Division 1 state finals.
It started with a twitching finger.
When the involuntary movement spread to his arm and worsened, Ron Smith suspected something was wrong.
His thoughts were confirmed several years ago when he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease.
When British-born Benjamin Bowden originally designed a "futuristic' prototype of the Spacelander bicycle for the "Britain Can Make It' exhibition in 1946, he could have never imagined the popularity it would garner today.
A new law is sparking fireworks sales - and the Michigan economy.
Roughly 500 certificates so far have been granted to businesses seeking to sell fireworks that had been prohibited for years, the state Bureau of Fire Services reports.
Tri-Cities gardeners can enjoy flowering foliage without feeding four-footed fawns.
Master Gardener Shane VanOosterhout will lead a free "Deer-Resistant Gardening' seminar from 7-8 tonight at Spring Lake District Library, 123 E. Exchange St.