10:00 AM Aug 27, 2012
The new school year is just eight days away. But for a few select students, it won't mean sitting in a classroom.
9:07 AM Aug 27, 2012
A new law penned by state Sen. Arlan Meekhof aims to ensure a proper balance exists between environmental protection and economic development in Michigan's critical dune areas.
8:01 AM Aug 27, 2012
Volunteers are needed to join the Alliance for the Great Lakes' annual September Adopt-a-Beach cleanup, part of the International Coastal Cleanup.
7:00 AM Aug 27, 2012
Today: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9 a.m.
4:00 PM Aug 26, 2012
State election officials have released 100-word summaries of five proposed ballot initiatives that either will appear or may appear on the Nov. 6 ballot.
2:31 PM Aug 26, 2012
Lynne Mapes-Riordan of Evanston, Ill., hopes women will one day serve as Roman Catholic deacons. After 800 years, she could be one of the first.
2:31 PM Aug 26, 2012
Neil Armstrong was a quiet self-described nerdy engineer who became a global hero when as a steely-nerved pilot he made "one giant leap for mankind" with a small step on to the moon.
2:00 PM Aug 26, 2012
A 45-year-old man has been charged with criminal sexual conduct after authorities said a 15-year-old New York state girl who met him online was found in southwest Michigan.
1:40 PM Aug 26, 2012
About 2,000 people showed their local pride by lining Grand Haven's pier and beach on Friday. They showed up for the filming of the city's segment in a Pure Michigan Viral Video.
1:39 PM Aug 26, 2012
A new radio station has signed on the air in Grand Haven - Country 93.1 WMPA-FM.
1:38 PM Aug 26, 2012
(Updated at 3:05 p.m. Friday) Pictures of 6-week-old Bentley McIntyre adorn the Facebook pages of his parents – Kaylee Zalsman, 19, and Justin McIntyre, 23. Zalsman comments about the wonders of a new child and the realities of life with work and little sleep.
1:37 PM Aug 26, 2012
Saturday has been declared an action day for elevated levels of ozone in West Michigan.
1:37 PM Aug 26, 2012
Grand Haven won its season opener Friday night, a 17-14 thriller over Traverse City Central.
12:00 PM Aug 26, 2012
Grand Rapids Public Schools students can eat free breakfast, lunch and snacks starting this fall under a four-year federal pilot program.
10:00 AM Aug 26, 2012
Ottawa County Parks is seeking volunteers to assist parks staff on a number of Stewardship Work Days scheduled this fall.
6:00 PM Aug 25, 2012
The new exhibit at the Atrium Gallery of Grand Haven's Second Christian Reformed Church displays 18 artists' interpretation of the "Journey of Life and Faith."