Local Halloween enthusiasts will have one less place to haunt this year.
Organizers of the Haunted Hall said there wouldn't be a spook house for what would have been the 14th year for the fundraising event for Spring Lake Boy Scout Troop 14.
President Barack Obama, if re-elected, would continue a program that has pumped more than $1 billion into Great Lakes protection during his first term, although it's uncertain how much money will be available in the future.
Be forewarned: Your outdoor plants may freeze their little green leaves off Monday.
The National Weather Service has issued a frost warning for Ottawa County. Temperatures are expected to dip into the 30s after 2 a.m. and not warm up until after 9 a.m. Monday. So you might want to cover your tender outdoor plants to avoid frostbite.