1:00 PM Apr 10, 2013
A University of Michigan researcher estimates there would have been 26 fewer deaths and 49 fewer serious injuries in Michigan last year if all riders had worn helmets, as it was previously required under Michigan law.
12:31 PM Apr 10, 2013
The U.S. Postal Service backed down from its plan to eliminate Saturday mail delivery because Congress barred it, officials said Wednesday. But its governing board said it's not possible for the financially ailing agency to meet cost-cutting goals without altering its delivery schedule. Delaying "responsible changes," the board said, only makes it more likely that the Postal Service "may become a burden" to taxpayers.
12:00 PM Apr 10, 2013
Low-income Ottawa County residents lacking medical insurance have a new opportunity.
11:59 AM Apr 10, 2013
President Barack Obama's coming push for less generous increases in Social Security benefits is angering his party and perplexing economists, many of whom question why he'd replace one ineffective measure with another.
11:00 AM Apr 10, 2013
A Chicago company planning to build 39 wind towers in rural central Michigan has sued three communities it said want to block the $120 million renewable energy project.
11:00 AM Apr 10, 2013
Grand Haven State Park has received a lofty recognition from the national media.
10:08 AM Apr 10, 2013
Lindsey takes over at Spring Lake; Reed is new coach at Fruitport
10:00 AM Apr 10, 2013
Support groups and joy rides are among the services older Tri-Cities residents would like to see more.
9:51 AM Apr 10, 2013
Bucs' schedule gets tougher with East Grand Rapids, West Ottawa approaching
9:48 AM Apr 10, 2013
Freshman Kinnucan scores hat trick in her varsity debut
9:22 AM Apr 10, 2013
(UPDATED: Wednesday 9:45 a.m.) The Grand River has crested and is beginning to fall, but it will be several days before it drops below the flood level, authorities said.
9:00 AM Apr 10, 2013
A West Michigan hospital broke ground Tuesday on a $54 million expansion and renovation project that includes the creation of a cancer program named after former first lady Betty Ford.
7:00 AM Apr 10, 2013
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 45. East-northeast wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
6:00 AM Apr 10, 2013
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
8:25 PM Apr 9, 2013
If all the dominos continue to fall into place, by the end of this year Great Lakes underwater explorer and part-time Charlevoix resident Steve Libert and his team may know if the shipwreck they’ve found in northern Lake Michigan, is, in fact, the long lost French vessel Le Griffon.
5:00 PM Apr 9, 2013
FBI profilers say serial killers often begin by torturing animals in their youth.
3:51 PM Apr 9, 2013
Be careful out there on your drive home this afternoon and evening.