12:17 AM Apr 21, 2012
There's always risk involved when you mix business and pleasure, but Grand Haven's Michael Gagnon has found a comfortable way to combine the two.
12:15 AM Apr 21, 2012
Nic Parnell of Spring Lake High School was honored as a recipient of the Michigan High School Athletic Association's Scholar-Athlete Award at the boys basketball finals at the Jack Breslin Student Events Center in East Lansing on March 24.
10:24 PM Apr 20, 2012
Spring is definitely here, because weekend activities are heating up in the Grand Haven area. This weekend's top five things to do include celebrating the Earth, hot chili, the blues and the stars; rummaging for a good cause; and learning more about the legendary Titantic - and better than 3-D, because this presentation is live!
10:23 PM Apr 20, 2012
Grand Haven senior James DeWitt has got a nice little streak going to start his track season.
10:23 PM Apr 20, 2012
A police chief in eastern Allegan County who was cleared of criminal wrongdoing following a state attorney general's investigation has been fired from the job he held for 26 years.
8:11 PM Apr 20, 2012
Local marine repair experts say they are noticing a shortage in skilled labor available to repair boats. "We have experienced that for years,' Grand Valley Marina owner Jeff Noel said. "There is nobody out there.'
6:30 PM Apr 20, 2012
Intermittent lane closures for bridge washing at the U.S. 31 drawbridge over the Grand River will be in place late Sunday and early Monday. The closures are scheduled from 9 p.m. Sunday to 3 a.m. Monday.
6:00 PM Apr 20, 2012
Desiree Davis of Hospice of Michigan will be at Spring Lake District Library at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 26, to share effective coping skills.
5:00 PM Apr 20, 2012
Shipwreck author Joan Forsberg will be presenting her program, "Titanic: The Great Lakes Connections," in a rare Sunday program at Loutit District Library at 2 p.m. Sunday.
4:25 PM Apr 20, 2012
There's a kink in the missing link of the Tri-Cities Connector path. Village of Spring Lake officials had hoped to complete a 600-foot extension of the nonmotorized path prior to Memorial Day, but Holiday Inn officials want a say in how it looks and how it's constructed.
4:00 PM Apr 20, 2012
Contemporary folk singer/songwriter Susan Leigh Picking will be performing at Spring Lake District Library from 3-4 p.m. Sunday, April 29.
3:00 PM Apr 20, 2012
The Michigan Department of Transportation will host an open house in Ottawa County next week to review the 2012 construction season.
2:00 PM Apr 20, 2012
The U.S. House of Representatives passed an amendment Wednesday offered by U.S. Rep. Charles Boustany, R-La., to the Surface Transportation Extension Act, which would ensure that all funds collected by the Harbor Maintenance Tax be used for the intended purpose of maintaining the nation's harbors.
1:00 PM Apr 20, 2012
Grand Haven Christian, Muskegon Christian and New Era Christian elementary schools have joined forces with Western Michigan Christian High School to gain operational efficiency. The coalition will be called Western Michigan Christian Schools, with each member school retaining its familiar name.
12:00 PM Apr 20, 2012
Technology has finally caught up with the vision of two local men hoping to present people with a unique way of interacting with Great Lakes lighthouses. Chris Reynolds and Todd Johnson will introduce the first volume of their work, "Lake Michigan Lights,' on May 31. Volume 1 covers lighthouses from South Haven to Ludington.