10:39 AM Apr 26, 2012
After Spring Lake's varsity tennis team turned in what she thought was a lackluster performance in a tight win against Whitehall on Monday, Lakers' head coach Sarah Peterson demanded better communication from her doubles teams and clearer examples of a positive attitude on the court from her singles players.
10:34 AM Apr 26, 2012
PORTLAND, Ore. - Grand Haven native Emily Thomas was named the female Athlete of the Year at Lewis & Clark University on Tuesday.
10:28 AM Apr 26, 2012
Jack McKeough continued to have a hot hand for the Spring Lake varsity boys lacrosse team.
10:24 AM Apr 26, 2012
Doug Zelenka drove in three runs while Danny Cotter and Ty VanWieren each had two RBIs, leading Grand Haven's varsity baseball team to a 12-2 non-conference win over Orchard View.
10:22 AM Apr 26, 2012
A line drove off her hand ended WMC pitcher Nicole Teeter's afternoon, and also ended any chance the Warriors had of scratching out a victory.
10:19 AM Apr 26, 2012
Western Michigan Christian's boys and girls track teams fared well at a quad meet on Wednesday at Mona Shores against Mona, Grand Rapids Union and Muskegon Catholic.
7:00 AM Apr 26, 2012
Today: A 30-percent chance of showers, mainly before 8 a.m. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 46. Breezy, with a north-northwest wind between 13 and 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
6:01 AM Apr 26, 2012
Authorities said a fire broke out at a former paper mill along Muskegon Lake where demolition crews are working.
9:33 PM Apr 25, 2012
Northwest Ottawa County governments received a cut of more than $10 million in delinquent property tax payments distributed by Ottawa County Treasurer Bradley Slagh. "Even though this dollar amount seems very large, the good news is that - for the third year in a row - the volume of delinquent properties and dollar amounts have continued to decrease,' Slagh said.
9:32 PM Apr 25, 2012
Two pit bulls were captured in Allendale Township, less than 24 hours after they reportedly attacked animals in the area of 60th Avenue and Warner Street.
9:32 PM Apr 25, 2012
The Grand Haven Department of Public Safety has recently received complaints regarding telephone scams/fraud.
9:32 PM Apr 25, 2012
Pirates were given the go-ahead to raise their flag over Harbor Island this summer for the fourth annual Michigan Pirate Festival, an event held in conjunction with Loutit District Library. "As far as the library is concerned, we are all for it,' library spokesman Larry Halverson said. "Central Park is an ideal spot, but there are some limitations there.'
9:31 PM Apr 25, 2012
The Village Planning Commission on Tuesday night recommended approval of an expansion proposal for Old Boys' Brewhouse. The amended development plan will proceed to Village Council next month.
5:00 PM Apr 25, 2012
Michael Nassaney, the director of archaeology at Fort St. Joseph, will present "Public Archaeology at a Long Lost Trading Post in Southwest Michigan: the Continuing Saga of the Fort St. Joseph Investigations," from 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday in the Loutit District Library's program room A.
4:30 PM Apr 25, 2012
The Spring Lake Yacht Club invites community members - both sailors and non-sailors alike - to take a closer look at the club during the upcoming Community Open House on Saturday.