6:00 AM Dec 21, 2012
Dozens of Michigan schools canceled classes for thousands of students to cool off rumored threats of violence and problems related to doomsday scenarios based on the Mayan calendar, officials said Thursday.
9:00 PM Dec 20, 2012
Christmas is just a few days away. Get out this weekend — it's supposed to be much nicer Saturday and Sunday — and enjoy the season!
8:02 PM Dec 20, 2012
(UPDATE: 9 a.m. Friday) The Midwest's first winter storm has dumped up to 9.3 inches of an expected 14 inches of snow in northern Michigan, and has knocked out power to at least 50,000 state electricity customers.
6:13 PM Dec 20, 2012
The Michigan attorney general's office has filed terrorism and other new charges against a man suspected in a shooting spree that targeted motorists in and near Interstate 96 in four counties.
6:00 PM Dec 20, 2012
As soon as the snow flies, Ottawa County Parks will be ready for skiers and sledders at the popular Pigeon Creek Park.
6:00 PM Dec 20, 2012
State officials said Michigan's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for November fell 0.2 percentage points to 8.9 percent.
4:00 PM Dec 20, 2012
As the Christmas season rolls all around me and my favorite holiday songs fill the air, I had the pleasure of heading to Chicago late last week to see all the Christmas decorations in the Windy City.
3:38 PM Dec 20, 2012
Gov. Rick Snyder has proclaimed a moment of silence at 9:30 a.m. Friday to honor the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Conn.
3:00 PM Dec 20, 2012
We’re overjoyed to learn that an advanced battery research facility is coming to Ottawa County, courtesy of a $120 million partnership involving the U.S. Department of Energy.
3:00 PM Dec 20, 2012
Authorities said a southern Michigan woman sprayed her 16-year-old son with tear gas during an argument after he refused to go to school.
2:00 PM Dec 20, 2012
The Great Recession has been no friend to the college graduate. Some reports indicate that as many as half of recent college graduates are either jobless or underemployed in a weak U.S. labor market.
1:05 PM Dec 20, 2012
An Ottawa County deputy is recovering after fighting with a suspect over a gun hidden in the man's waistband.
1:00 PM Dec 20, 2012
A 4,000-square-foot home near Rycenga Park has been transitioned into Spring Lake Compassionate Living, an assisted living facility for older adults.
1:00 PM Dec 20, 2012
(UPDATED: 4:40 p.m. Friday) The winter weather advisory for today continues to 7 p.m.
12:00 PM Dec 20, 2012
Many West Michigan residents say their moods dip in response to the lack of sunshine this time of year.
10:10 AM Dec 20, 2012
Reminiscing about a favorite cheer at Grand Haven's Pirate's Pit