10:00 AM Aug 12, 2012
The state's association of attorneys has launched a program to see that innocent people are not sent to jail - and, if they are wrongly convicted, to get them out. An Ottawa County judge is part the new task force.
8:00 AM Aug 12, 2012
Jenn Gibbons waited, longer than she should have, by her own estimation. She stared at the numbers on her cellphone - 911 - but hesitated to hit send.
6:00 AM Aug 12, 2012
West Tolford Street in Spring Lake, between Jackson and Buchanan streets, will be closed to traffic Monday for the removal of a couple of trees.
6:00 PM Aug 11, 2012
A group of lawmakers plans a review following a slew of complaints, safety concerns and confusion about a law that made powerful fireworks legal in Michigan.
4:00 PM Aug 11, 2012
A Kent County man has been convicted of murder in the 2005 death of his girlfriend's 2-year-old daughter.
2:00 PM Aug 11, 2012
They may look bigger, but public safety officials say Grand Haven's newest patrol vehicle - the Ford Police Interceptor Utility - is efficient and can get the job done.
12:00 PM Aug 11, 2012
Cedar Springs is removing the famous Red Flannel logo from all city items including stationary, envelopes and city vehicles.
10:39 AM Aug 11, 2012
Friday's rain didn't dampen spirits in Coopersville. About 350 people braved the weather in an attempt to break the Guinness Book of World Records of "most people dancing with a Hula-Hoop." It happened on the Coopersville High School football field.
9:00 AM Aug 11, 2012
They may look relatively harmless, but state environmental officials say the mute swan is causing problems to local and state natural environments.
8:00 AM Aug 11, 2012
A 46-year-old Muskegon County woman has pleaded guilty in the theft of a $9,000 engagement ring from her granddaughter's Head Start classroom.
7:00 AM Aug 11, 2012
As children stock up on back-to-school supplies, local teachers and administrators are preparing for some big changes.
6:00 AM Aug 11, 2012
A beach hazard advisory is in effect this morning for beaches from St. Joseph to Manistee.
10:50 PM Aug 10, 2012
Bernie of Spring Lake asks: "Is there a website or someplace I can go to find out about the local health department's inspections or reviews of area restaurants?"
10:50 PM Aug 10, 2012
The Grand Haven library's fixation on pirates started a few years ago with Talk Like a Pirate Day, which is Sept. 19 this year. It's bloomed into a full-blown post-Coast Guard Festival week in August that's moved around each year.
8:58 PM Aug 10, 2012
A fire that damaged a former paper mill in southwestern Michigan may have been set intentionally.