10:44 AM Apr 24, 2012
Spring Lake and Fruitport's varsity tennis teams each were victorious on Monday before their Coastal Conference showdown on Wednesday at Spring Lake High School.
10:42 AM Apr 24, 2012
Fruitport's varsity soccer team has been scoring goals in bunches recently. After a lopsided win over Cedar Springs on Friday, the Trojans rolled again on Monday in an 8-0 rout of Lakes Eight Conference foe Fremont. Jessica Erny and Lauren Hazekamp each scored two goals with an assist against the Packers, while single goals were scored by Sydney Nelson, Tara Champion, Carly Kryfka and Kaelyn Laufersky.
10:41 AM Apr 24, 2012
Marcus Fry fired an even-par round of 37, helping the Spring Lake boys golf team defeat Coopersville on Monday, 163-184 at Spring Lake Country Club.
8:30 AM Apr 24, 2012
Grand Haven officials are saying thanks but no thanks to the possibility of sharing even more services with the county. "I like control,' City Councilman Mike Fritz said. "No offense, (but) I don't want to pass anything off to the county. ... It's a bigger, larger animal than what we are.'
7:00 AM Apr 24, 2012
Today: Sunny, with a high near 52. Northwest wind 13 to 18 mph.
6:00 AM Apr 24, 2012
Authorities said they've arrested more than 400 motorists for drunken driving during a three-week impaired driving crackdown across Michigan earlier this year.
10:22 PM Apr 23, 2012
A 1980 Fiat Spider was heavily damaged in a fire this afternoon at the home of Spring Lake Township residents Chuck and Gloria LeMaire. Firefighters responded to a call of a car on fire in a pole barn at 14877 Kelly St. about 2:10 p.m.
10:21 PM Apr 23, 2012
Loutit District Library's Jeanette Weiden and Tri-Cities Historical Museum's Jane Ladley will be guides for a tour through Lake Forest Cemetery from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday as part of a sesquicentennial commemoration of the Civil War.
7:50 PM Apr 23, 2012
A former assistant Muskegon County prosecutor, fired in March for taking gifts from a bail bondsman, announced this morning that he will run for county prosecutor.
7:44 PM Apr 23, 2012
The seventh annual Lakeshore Earth Day Celebration was held in Grand Haven on Friday night and Saturday. See the video here.
5:13 PM Apr 23, 2012
Residents faced with foreclosure have another lifeline to turn to, local housing experts say. Grand Haven Housing Coordinator Char Seise said the Step Forward Michigan program has nearly $490 million available to assist homeowners in the state who are struggling.
4:27 PM Apr 23, 2012
More than a year after a roof collapse at D. Baker & Son Lumber Co. destroyed the business' woodshed at 720 Pennoyer Ave., employees are returning home. "Everyone is glad to be back and be home,' Baker Lumber owner Nada Edson said. "It feels like home.'
4:20 PM Apr 23, 2012
Former Fruitport varsity wrestling coach Brandon Pastor said he was humbled by the public outcry that followed the news his contract wasn't renewed by the Trojans' athletic director several weeks ago.
3:01 PM Apr 23, 2012
The combined choirs of Hope College will perform with special guest Alfred V. Fedak at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 24, in Dimnent Memorial Chapel. The public is invited and admission is free.
11:15 AM Apr 23, 2012
A Spring Lake man was seriously injured when he lost control of his motorcycle and crashed Sunday afternoon on 148th Avenue.