8:00 AM Jul 30, 2012
After three years of upgrades at all Grand Haven Area Public Schools buildings, a $26 million bond project is coasting toward conclusion.
11:28 PM Jul 29, 2012
Kids, dogs, parents and spectators alike saluted the men and women of the United States Coast Guard Saturday at the Kid's Parade, one of the first events of the annual Coast Guard Festival.
10:36 PM Jul 29, 2012
There are always stories of motivation at events such as the Tri-Cities Family YMCA Coast Guard Run, whether it be competitors running in their 70s or 80s, those running for the first time, or the select few who have overcome big odds to complete the true test of endurance and dedication.
9:28 PM Jul 29, 2012
Months of preparation have led up to a frenzied week of work prior to today's start of the annual Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival.
9:25 PM Jul 29, 2012
Former Spring Lake High School standout Blake Rottschafer, who now stars for the Hope College mens' cross country team, was the top overall finisher in the 5K race at Saturday's Tri-Cities Family YMCA Coast Guard Run.
2:00 PM Jul 29, 2012
"If you feed them, they will call.' That's what Mike Mitchell says about area emergency personnel.
12:00 PM Jul 29, 2012
As part of its ongoing effort to reach a large and diverse regional audience, West Michigan Symphony will present a free outdoor concerts at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24, in Spring Lake.
10:00 AM Jul 29, 2012
Masses of people heading to downtown Grand Haven for the culmination of the Coast Guard Festival on Saturday means getting around town will be trickier.
5:00 PM Jul 28, 2012
Sometimes we forget how great it is to live along the Lake Michigan shore and its beautiful beaches. That's why we need the people who visited here, or have moved away and miss the area, write about it to remind us of our good fortune.
4:00 PM Jul 28, 2012
The 89th annual Coast Guard Festival commenced on July 26 with a quilt show.
1:00 PM Jul 28, 2012
North Ottawa Community Health System recently received a special grant from the Michigan State Medical Society Foundation.
10:30 AM Jul 28, 2012
The ranks of America's poor are on track to climb to levels unseen in nearly half a century, erasing gains from the war on poverty in the 1960s amid a weak economy and fraying government safety net.
6:37 AM Jul 28, 2012
TORONTO (AP) - Detroit manager Jim Leyland said the offense didn't do enough. Starter Rick Porcello felt his pitching wasn't up to par. Either way, the Tigers came up short against a team on the fringes of the playoff race, and no one was happy about it.
9:14 PM Jul 27, 2012
Hot weather is altering fish behavior so anglers will also have to change tactics if they want to be successful. Walleye, trout and salmon were found in deeper water in the Great Lakes. Those fishing the inland lakes will want to find the thermocline and fish the deeper cooler waters at dawn and dusk. Those fishing the rivers may have better success after cooler weather returns because game fish are sluggish in this heat.