7:45 AM Mar 26, 2014
The defendant in a double murder trial took the witness stand Tuesday, denying he killed his sister and her husband in 1987, and explaining several sexual encounters with his younger sister when they were teens.
7:00 AM Mar 26, 2014
A chance of flurries before 2 p.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Wind chill values as low as zero. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph.
6:00 AM Mar 26, 2014
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
10:48 PM Mar 25, 2014
Trojans' enrollment of 895 is 14 over Class B cutoff
6:40 PM Mar 25, 2014
The Pizza Hut restaurant on Robbins Road in Grand Haven was evacuated shortly after 6 p.m. Tuesday when employees noticed smoke inside and outside the building.
6:00 PM Mar 25, 2014
A steer that made a break for it while on the way to slaughter in North Dakota has been adopted by a Michigan farm animal sanctuary and spared from the butcher knife.
5:00 PM Mar 25, 2014
The crew of Coast Guard cutter Bristol Bay recently rescued a dog that was stranded on the ice on Lake St. Clair, and that compelled a guardsman to write a message to all dogs who are thinking about venturing out onto ice.
3:50 PM Mar 25, 2014
Old Boys’ Brewhouse, Mr. Scrib’s and Clover Bar were each crowned champions at the third annual Grand Pizza & Beer Fest on Saturday.
2:48 PM Mar 25, 2014
March has brought the relief of milder weather to West Michigan. At my apartment complex near Grand Valley State University, the entrance marquis is lettered with a joke from these past freezing months: “A little global warming, please!”
2:02 PM Mar 25, 2014
Michigan has spent about $40,000 so far on experts whose testimony at a trial over gay marriage was panned as a "fringe viewpoint" by the judge.
1:04 PM Mar 25, 2014
The wife of the man accused in a 1987 double murder in Park Township returned to the witness stand this morning, again saying that she didn’t tell investigators about her husband’s confession at first because, “I was not ready to tell them.”
1:00 PM Mar 25, 2014
A Michigan ban on Eurasian boars and similar exotic swine breeds is unconstitutional because it denies equal protection to owners of the animals and is so vague that it's hard to tell which the policy covers and which are exempt, a circuit judge said in a decision released Monday.
12:00 PM Mar 25, 2014
City Council has set the stage for the final approval for the second phase of the Grand Landing development.
11:04 AM Mar 25, 2014
Registered sex offenders in Michigan are required to pay an annual fee starting April 1.
10:00 AM Mar 25, 2014
The 3.5 inches of snow that fell Monday morning was the second most on that date in local history, according to the National Weather Service office in Grand Rapids.
9:45 AM Mar 25, 2014
Grand Haven athletes earn all-conference nods
9:01 AM Mar 25, 2014
Court records show three Kent County Sheriff's Department corrections officers who have been charged in a drug case are registered medical marijuana patients.