2:00 PM Dec 26, 2013
Our state legislators are not educators. The problem is, many of them think they are.
1:00 PM Dec 26, 2013
While many people were focused on Christmas trees this week, Michelle Percy was thinking about the four mature maple trees that lined the street next to her village home.
12:05 PM Dec 26, 2013
Neighbors should have gotten the hint years ago that Lauren Silvis would someday become a jewelry designer.
10:00 AM Dec 26, 2013
Crockery Township officials believe they’re on the right path to securing the rest of the property they need to make the North Bank Trail extension a reality.
9:00 AM Dec 26, 2013
Schools of small fish are capable of crossing an electrical barrier designed to keep Asian carp from using the Chicago ship canal to enter the Great Lakes, according to a new research report from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
7:00 AM Dec 26, 2013
Snow showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. West-northwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. New snow accumulation of less than 1 inch possible.
12:01 AM Dec 26, 2013
Bucs, Lakers enter rivalry showdown searching for 1st win
6:00 PM Dec 25, 2013
Thanks to the fiasco that followed the launch of President Barack Obama's health care law, Democrats are bracing for hard-fought Senate races in states they had hoped to win with ease just two months ago.
3:00 PM Dec 25, 2013
Pastor Mike Butzberger insists he only had holiday spirit in mind when his Florida church's marquee read: "Christmas — Easier to spell than Hanukkah."
2:02 PM Dec 25, 2013
Traffic on eastbound I-96 was diverted when a Consumers Energy truck rolled near Marne.
1:31 PM Dec 25, 2013
The commander of NATO forces in eastern Afghanistan spent Christmas Eve visiting U.S. troops Tuesday at bases across the mountainous region to bring them holiday greetings and gifts for a few lucky soldiers.
12:00 PM Dec 25, 2013
For two thousand years, he has been worshipped and adored. Multitudes look to him each day. And yet nobody really knows the face of Jesus.
10:01 AM Dec 25, 2013
A man serving a life sentence for a fatal fight outside a Detroit bar may get an extraordinary opportunity to return to court after nearly 35 years and win his freedom by pleading guilty to a lesser charge.
8:25 AM Dec 25, 2013
Soldier's return is 'best Christmas present ever,' father says.
7:25 AM Dec 25, 2013
Ottawa County deputies were able to locate and stop a car whose driver was having a medical problem late Monday afternoon in Crockery Township.
6:00 AM Dec 25, 2013
Snow with areas of blowing snow. High near 29. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100 percent. New snow accumulation of around 3 inches.
6:37 PM Dec 24, 2013
The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a winter weather advisory for snow and blowing snow, in effect from 2 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday.