Chris Houghtaling, president of the Grand Haven school board and a longtime local attorney, announced this week that he will seek the Ottawa County judge seat that will be vacated at the end of the year by District Judge Richard Kloote.
About 20,000 lake trout took a slight detour on Thursday night to reach their final destination: Lake Michigan.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources delivered the trout to Grand Haven after making a more than 400-mile trip from the Marquette State Fish Hatchery.
Those with a pulse on the real estate market are noticing an improvement in the foreclosure situation.
"The market has definitely started to correct itself,' said real estate agent Jake Hogeboom of Coldwell Banker Schmidt. "There haven't been as many foreclosures.'
Today: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8 a.m. Areas of fog before 8 a.m. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. North-northeast wind at 9 mph, becoming west. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent.