2:01 PM Apr 12, 2012
Rima Fakih, the first Arab-American to be crowned Miss USA, pleaded no contest Wednesday to drunk driving. The former beauty queen offered the plea to driving while visibly impaired.
1:30 PM Apr 12, 2012
When he picked up a pamphlet about the University of Michigan crew team during his senior year of high school, Riley Hall never imagined it would spawn such an obsession. Hall, a Grand Haven grad now in his senior year at Michigan, is a four-year member of the Wolverines' nationally-ranked crew team. He's been racing with the team's top boat, the Varsity 8, since his sophomore year, helping Michigan win three consecutive American Collegiate Rowing Association national championships.
1:24 PM Apr 12, 2012
A Muskegon man charged with carrying a gun into the Grand Haven post office earlier this year is scheduled to be sentenced Monday in Ottawa County Circuit Court. George Covington III, 42, was charged with being a felon in possession of a firearm after the Jan. 3 incident.
1:23 PM Apr 12, 2012
Spring Lake Yacht Club will once again host one of the top crew events in the Midwest as the 17th annual Lubbers Cup Regatta takes place Saturday on Spring Lake.
1:23 PM Apr 12, 2012
Police are looking for a man who they said held up a Macatawa Bank branch in Holland Township on Wednesday afternoon and got away with an undisclosed amount of money.
12:30 PM Apr 12, 2012
A new store opening its doors in downtown Grand Haven today aims to provide modern fashions to young men and women. Illinois-based Glik's is now open at 202 Washington Ave., the site of the old Ceramic Café business.
11:50 AM Apr 12, 2012
An Ottawa County Sheriff's Department detective, driving to court in Holland on Wednesday afternoon, thwarted a home invasion he happened to come across.
10:31 AM Apr 12, 2012
Grand Haven's varsity girls soccer team battled to a 1-1 tie with Holland Christian on Wednesday.
8:52 AM Apr 12, 2012
(UPDATED: 8:20 p.m. Wednesday) A freeze warning is in effect for Ottawa County, as well as much of west and central Michigan, for early Thursday.
7:00 AM Apr 12, 2012
Today: Widespread frost before 8 a.m. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 50. Calm wind becoming southwest at 7 to 10 mph.
9:00 PM Apr 11, 2012
A man faces trial on a charge of terrorism on accusations he threatened to shoot up Muskegon High School.
8:13 PM Apr 11, 2012
A baby delivered by cesarean section in Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula about four weeks ahead of her due date weighed in above 12 pounds.
8:13 PM Apr 11, 2012
Grand Haven's administration presented an overall balanced budget during a special work session Tuesday night at the City Hall Annex. Mayor Geri McCaleb said she was pleased with the budget and the process, and thought city officials were being good stewards with residents' tax dollars.
7:00 PM Apr 11, 2012
The public is invited to discuss "Corporations and Individuals: Where is the balance of power?' and explore the impact of the Citizens United Supreme Court decision, recent state voter access laws, and the balance of power between corporations and individuals in our political process.
6:00 PM Apr 11, 2012
Scavenger hunt will meet "The Amazing Race" in downtown Grand Haven on April 21 when C3 Exchange sponsors "The Amazing Place Race."
5:34 PM Apr 11, 2012
Grand Haven's varsity boys golf team opened its season with a pair of O-K Red Conference victories on Tuesday.
5:32 PM Apr 11, 2012
Area fans hoping to see Fruitport and Spring Lake battle it out for the distinction as one of the best programs near the Lakeshore may get their wish this spring.