4:00 PM Dec 18, 2012
When I was pregnant with my second child, I was informed that my due date would be Jan. 1, 2001. Upon hearing this news, I immediately pictured a horrible photo of myself all sweaty and exhausted, holding my New Year baby on the front page of the Tribune.
3:00 PM Dec 18, 2012
Dec. 11 was a bold and historic day for Michigan. With Gov. Rick Snyder’s signature, Freedom to Work is now the law of the land, and I’m proud to say that “Michigan is open for business.”
2:39 PM Dec 18, 2012
(UPDATE: Tuesday at 4:35 p.m.) Child's father guilty of second-degree child abuse.
2:00 PM Dec 18, 2012
No rationale exists for the tragic loss of life last week on the East and West coasts. The heartache caused by these senseless shootings will leave permanent emotional scars on all close to the victims.
1:00 PM Dec 18, 2012
DTE Energy is suing owners of a suburban Detroit home who removed a new electricity meter.
12:00 PM Dec 18, 2012
Local school districts react to Connecticut shootings.
12:00 PM Dec 18, 2012
In the wake of the shooting tragedy at an elementary school in Connecticut, Tri-Cities leaders are launching a gun take-back program and passing out free gunlocks.
11:27 AM Dec 18, 2012
Bucs' shortstop signs letter-of-intent to play baseball at Hillsdale
11:10 AM Dec 18, 2012
The top 10 local sports stories of 2012 will be featured on Monday, Dec. 31
10:00 AM Dec 18, 2012
A former Cedar Springs teacher will spend at least three years in prison for his sexual relationship with a student.
9:00 AM Dec 18, 2012
A man's body was found in cardboard boxes at a Grand Rapids-area recycling facility.
8:00 AM Dec 18, 2012
A Grand Haven-area woman who died in a one-car crash Sunday night was a dedicated mom and a compassionate person, said her family and friends from their Pine Dunes Court neighborhood.
7:00 AM Dec 18, 2012
A chance of rain and snow, mainly after 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent.
6:53 PM Dec 17, 2012
Three people are dead in an apparent double murder and suicide in Grand Rapids on Monday.
5:13 PM Dec 17, 2012
What was the biggest local news story of the year? This is what you said:
5:00 PM Dec 17, 2012
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."
4:08 PM Dec 17, 2012
UPDATED: Dec. 17, 2012 at 12:15 p.m.: A 58-year-old Grand Haven woman died after crashing her sports utility vehicle Sunday night on 168th Avenue near Pine Dunes Court.