Senate leaders are optimistic about forging an eleventh-hour bipartisan deal preventing a possible federal default and ending the partial government shutdown after Republican divisions forced GOP leaders to drop efforts to ram their own version through the House.
A Grand Haven man charged in connection with a boating crash in Lake Michigan near Port Sheldon last month entered a not-guilty plea when he was arraigned Tuesday morning in Ottawa County's 58th District Court.
Showers, mainly after 8 a.m. High near 57. West-southwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
John Lackey edged Justin Verlander in the latest duel of these pitching-rich playoffs, and Boston's bullpen shut down Detroit's big boppers with the game on the line to lift the Red Sox over the Tigers 1-0 Tuesday for a 2-1 lead in the AL championship series.
Fall is here, the leaves are changing and cooler weather is in the air. With that comes a slower time for many in Grand Haven, including those who make their livelihoods catering to the thousands of people who make the trek to visit Grand Haven during the summer.
Michigan can lower auto insurance premiums without making major changes to the state's no-fault system proposed in legislation that has stalled for months, according to a nonpartisan report issued Monday.