12:36 PM Mar 22, 2012
Allergy season has come early and hit with a wheezing vengeance in parts of the South and Midwest this year, thanks largely to an unusually warm winter. Abundant pollen is causing watery eyes, sniffles and sneezing.
11:13 AM Mar 22, 2012
One person was injured and taken by ambulance to North Ottawa Community Hospital following a pickup truck versus motorcycle accident shortly after 9 a.m. today.
10:58 AM Mar 22, 2012
The last time Mitch MacLeod was this involved with inline roller hockey, he was battling against friends in the parking lots of Peach Plains Elementary in Grand Haven or in Central Park in Spring Lake.
10:55 AM Mar 22, 2012
Spring Lake's varsity girls soccer team began its season with a dominating performance against Coopersville, but couldn't put a ball in the net and settled for a 0-0 tie. "We played well, possessed the ball, and we attacked,' said Lakers' coach Jeremy Thelen. "But I think we got frustrated because we didn't score early. We started taking long-distance shots, which weren't very dangerous. "It's early in the season and we're still a little rusty.'
10:40 AM Mar 22, 2012
The 95/96 Michigan Nationals youth hockey team went 3-0 in its district tournament, held at The Edge Ice Arena last month.
10:30 AM Mar 22, 2012
Joyce Verplank Hatton and the dozen or more people she said are ready to help with the grassroots effort to dissolve the village may be out knocking on doors as soon as this weekend with petitions to get that issue on the village's Aug. 7 ballot.
9:00 AM Mar 22, 2012
Bam! Pow! Ottawa County is filled with superheroes, and they were honored Tuesday night at the Live United Celebration.
7:00 AM Mar 22, 2012
OK, really - the cooling off begins today.
8:24 PM Mar 21, 2012
Michigan's contribution to the world at the time of the 1893 Chicago World's Fair were considerable. Natural resources and agriculture played a prominent role, as well as the manufacture of stoves.
8:00 PM Mar 21, 2012
Maria Bereza, who grew up in the Ukraine, will be the featured speaker for the Tri-Cities Museum's Brown Bag Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Monday, March 26.
7:08 PM Mar 21, 2012
A Nunica woman escaped injury when her sport utility vehicle rolled and landed in the woods late Wednesday morning on Leonard Road.
7:00 PM Mar 21, 2012
To celebrate the art of quilting during National Quilting Month in March, Spring Lake District Library will host a quilting workshop.
6:00 PM Mar 21, 2012
Want to learn how to add pizazz to your garden from early spring through late fall? Join horticulturist Paul Kiefer of Specialty Gardens at Spring Lake District Library at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 27, for some unique gardening ideas.
4:00 PM Mar 21, 2012
State Rep. Amanda Price will be at Spring Lake District Library from noon to 1 p.m. Monday, March 26, to talk with constituents about their concerns.