Fran of Grand Haven asked, "Why couldn't the city of Grand Haven pick up leaves in the fall instead of sending out its street sweeper all summer and even in December? It was still sweeping streets on the first week of December."
A southern Ottawa County community will ask the state to hold public hearings on whether waterfowl hunting regulations are required on a lake that some residents say is used by too many other people to safely allow the sport.
The Republican-controlled Michigan Legislature used a marathon session that ended Friday morning to send dozens of bills to Gov. Rick Snyder's desk before adjourning for the year, capping a busy week in which Michigan became the 24th right-to-work state.
From Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" to Bing Crosby's "White Christmas," Christmas is portrayed as a snowy time. However, many areas of the U.S. do not necessarily have a high probability of a white Christmas.