7:57 AM Feb 13, 2014
Although Wednesday’s Count Day creates only about 10 percent of per-pupil funding, local schools use that money for operational costs such as salaries, programs, supplies and services.
6:58 AM Feb 13, 2014
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 1 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. South wind 7 to 15 mph.
5:43 AM Feb 13, 2014
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:
1:14 AM Feb 13, 2014
Cold shooting costs Bucs in 35-27 loss
1:05 AM Feb 13, 2014
Haven wrestlers top FHC, but fall to Grandville
9:04 PM Feb 12, 2014
Record-setting snowfall in parts of Michigan and lingering below-freezing temperatures are becoming a financial burden to people in the form of higher utility bills and vehicle repairs.
5:00 PM Feb 12, 2014
Jill of Spring Lake Township asked, "Does the Olympic torch go out after every Olympic Games, or does it stay lit until the next one and so on?
4:00 PM Feb 12, 2014
Thumbs up to West Michigan hydroponic farmers ...
3:00 PM Feb 12, 2014
Michigan's top transportation official warned lawmakers Tuesday that the coming pothole season may be worse than many drivers have ever seen, blaming a "brutal" winter for ruining deteriorating roads he said already are in poor condition because of a long-term funding crisis.
2:03 PM Feb 12, 2014
Ever since the 1960s, when marijuana use became widespread, our society has debated whether to legalize it. So, let's debate it here.
1:00 PM Feb 12, 2014
A man assigned as a high school pool monitor was charged Tuesday with involuntary manslaughter following the November 2013 death of a teenage boy he failed to pull from the water, a prosecutor said.
12:08 PM Feb 12, 2014
Hot off the heels of an event last year that had a packed house, Ottawa County planners are working to do more to talk about fracking.
11:00 AM Feb 12, 2014
Graco is recalling nearly 3.8 million car safety seats because children can get trapped by buckles that may not unlatch.
10:00 AM Feb 12, 2014
Steel beams are starting to span the large piers in the partially frozen Grand River, marking progress on the M-231 bridge despite the hard winter.
9:00 AM Feb 12, 2014
A Roman Catholic priest is charged with stealing money from a fund set up to help poor people in Detroit, Hamtramck and Highland Park.
8:00 AM Feb 12, 2014
A Grand Rapids woman remained hospitalized Tuesday following a two-vehicle crash this week on Comstock Street in Grand Haven Township.
7:00 AM Feb 12, 2014
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 5 p.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as minus 8. South wind 8 to 11 mph.