10:13 AM Nov 21, 2012
In the countdown to Thanksgiving Day, Rene Tan checked off his to-do list. Red and green Christmas lights in the store windows? Installed. Three additional seasonal salespeople? Hired. Merchandise stacked on shelves and racks? Ready.
9:00 AM Nov 21, 2012
City officials have identified a chink in their snowmelt system, and have authorized up to $20,000 to fix it.
8:30 AM Nov 21, 2012
A Traverse City elementary school principal said a basketball coach at the school has been fired after she left her team under the supervision of her husband, who's a registered sex offender.
7:53 AM Nov 21, 2012
Grand Haven Area Public Schools will soon own more land.
7:00 AM Nov 21, 2012
Areas of fog before 9 a.m. Otherwise, mostly cloudy through mid-morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 53. Light southwest wind becoming south-southwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning.
5:55 AM Nov 21, 2012
Ottawa County officers will participate in the extra patrols over the holiday weekend.
10:51 PM Nov 20, 2012
A 10-year-old Ottawa County girl is in critical condition at Helen DeVos Children's Hospital in Grand Rapids after she was hit by a vehicle while riding her bicycle.
10:06 PM Nov 20, 2012
Three Michigan residents are facing drug charges and a 2-year-old girl is in protective custody after a Vermont police officer smelled marijuana while following the car they were riding in.
8:00 PM Nov 20, 2012
Sexually explicit videos of children found on the computer of a Michigan college professor had nothing to do with his research, which focused on Internet censorship and the use of children in advertising, among other things, his lawyer said Tuesday.
6:29 PM Nov 20, 2012
Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash resigned from "Sesame Street" on Tuesday amid allegations he sexually abused underage boys, bringing an end to a 28-year career in which he turned the furry red monster into one of the most beloved — and lucrative — characters on TV and in toy stores.
6:15 PM Nov 20, 2012
A dense fog advisory is in effect for Ottawa County and much of West Michigan until 11 a.m. Wednesday.
1:09 PM Nov 20, 2012
Hostess might survive after all. A judge has asked Hostess and its union to go into mediation to try to hammer out a solution.
1:00 PM Nov 20, 2012
A judge granted a prosecutor's request to drop a rape case Monday against a Michigan man who was immediately released from custody after nearly a decade in prison.