7:30 AM Jul 21, 2012
Loutit District Library and Spring Lake Public Library on Friday became home to four species of bats: a straw-colored fruit bat, an Egyptian fruit bat, a brown bat and a leaf-nosed bat.
6:00 AM Jul 21, 2012
Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph.
12:09 AM Jul 21, 2012
Residents of southwest Michigan are being misled into believing they are getting up to $1,000 from the government to pay their cable, gas and electric utility bills, according to the Better Business Bureau of Western Michigan.
11:18 PM Jul 20, 2012
Spring Lake Township's Doug Chittenden purchased a dark red, 1967 Ford Mustang, complete with a 289-inch small-block engine, nearly 30 years ago.
11:14 PM Jul 20, 2012
Back in my hey-day of high school basketball, I clearly remember the dreadful feeling of running on heavy legs following just a one- or two-day break from practice during Thanksgiving or Christmas break.
4:57 PM Jul 20, 2012
Fred Lemieux, vice chairman of the Grand Haven VFW post board, said post-traumatic stress disorder should never go untreated. "I absolutely support increased treatment of PTSD," he said.
4:55 PM Jul 20, 2012
(CANCELED) The National Weather Service has posted a beach hazards statement in effect from noon today through this evening for Lake Michigan beaches in Ottawa, Allegan and Van Buren counties.
4:18 PM Jul 20, 2012
More than a month of preparations at local theaters paid off as sold-out theaters filled with patrons eager to watch the finale of the "Dark Knight" saga early this morning.
2:30 PM Jul 20, 2012
Randy White figured last year's RAGBRAI - the Register's Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa - would be his last.
11:00 AM Jul 20, 2012
Now that the smoke has cleared and the windows have been boarded, many in Spring Lake are asking what happens next.
10:36 AM Jul 20, 2012
Two tickets to Thursday's Detroit Tigers game - $59 on ebay.
10:23 AM Jul 20, 2012
Like she has countless times for the Spring Lake softball team the past three seasons, Evie Lorimer helped her team on the scoreboard during Wednesday's Michigan High School Softball Coaches Association All-Star Game.
10:20 AM Jul 20, 2012
Hot weather is causing summer fish kills and the mortalities of northern pike in many of Michigan's rivers due to extremely high water temperatures. The weather may be lessening some anglers' enthusiasm to be out on the water, but the fish are out there and are biting if you can find them. On the inland lakes, the fish should be in deeper waters anywhere from 10 to 20 feet down depending on the lake.
10:00 AM Jul 20, 2012
As dark storm clouds loomed overhead, about 30 people braved the threat of rain to take to the beach. From cigarette butts, plastic spoons, gum wrappers and Band-Aids, the volunteers picked up more than 42 pounds of trash on Thursday at Grand Haven State Park.
9:00 AM Jul 20, 2012
Tri-Cities Historical Museum officials are hoping voters come out in force to support the local museum on Aug. 7.
8:00 AM Jul 20, 2012
Grand Rapids business leader Bing Goei is expected to announce a write-in campaign for the state House 76th District.