8:00 PM Apr 4, 2012
A West Michigan woman whose vehicle was struck by lightning while she was driving to a mall had to kick out a window so she and her 4-year-old son could escape.
8:00 PM Apr 4, 2012
Michigan State University Trustee Melanie Foster will be guest speaker at the Lakeshore Republican Women's monthly meeting on Monday, April 9.
7:32 PM Apr 4, 2012
Loggers used the Grand River as an "expressway" to drive logs to sawmills in villages and cities along the banks of the Grand River. The 1883 log jams in the river above Grand Rapids and above Spring Lake-Grand Haven are the stuff that legends are made of.
6:00 PM Apr 4, 2012
A local wellness group has invited bestselling author and motivational speaker Dave Mager to the Tri-Cities area for a presentation on Tuesday, April 10.
5:02 PM Apr 4, 2012
A freeze warning is in effect for Ottawa County from 2-9 a.m. Thursday.
4:00 PM Apr 4, 2012
Spring Lake District Library is celebrating National Library Week by offering programs for a variety of ages and interests.
2:00 PM Apr 4, 2012
A man faces a charge of terrorism after police said he threatened to shoot up Muskegon High School.
1:00 PM Apr 4, 2012
Construction crews are making a connection in the Mulligan's Hollow Recreation Area. Work is being done to make a final connection of the 30-inch raw water main near the new backwash tank, resulting in changes to traffic flow in the area.
11:45 AM Apr 4, 2012
Legislators are taking a second shot at setting rules on how much water factories and farms in the state can draw out of one of the Great Lakes, rolling out a plan that would cut in half the amount tapped without a permit and add some oversight to the process.
11:30 AM Apr 4, 2012
The Grand Haven High School First Robotics team was formed about a year ago, and is now dreaming of a state title. The Buc‘n'Gears team is ranked 24th out of 190 First Robotics teams in Michigan, according to their coach, Chuck Priese.
10:41 AM Apr 4, 2012
If the Dayton (Ohio) Dutch Lions need someone to lead them through the tough times that come with making the jump from the ranks of the Premier Development League (PDL) soccer to United Soccer League PRO, Western Michigan Christian graduate Joel DeLass might be the man for the job.
10:36 AM Apr 4, 2012
Extra Innings, the indoor baseball and softball training facility, located at 6850 Norton Pines Drive in Spring Lake, is offering local sports enthusiasts a chance to try their hand at creating a commercial video for the company with the launch of a video competition.
10:00 AM Apr 4, 2012
Ottawa County is near the top of a list of healthiest counties in the state for the third year in a row. Rankings released by the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation shows that Ottawa County is the second healthiest county in Michigan.
8:30 AM Apr 4, 2012
The woman behind the "Prayers for 5 Grand Haven Girls' Facebook page is also helping spearhead a can and bottle drive on April 12 by "A Group of Grand Haven Parents.'
7:00 AM Apr 4, 2012
Today: Sunny, with a high near 54. North-northwest wind between 8 and 14 mph.
11:19 PM Apr 3, 2012
Michigan officials said seasonally unadjusted unemployment rates have decreased slightly in most of the state, with job gains in government and professional and business services.