10:11 PM Jan 20, 2015
President Barack Obama declared Tuesday night that the "shadow of crisis" has passed America and urged Congress to build on economic gains by raising taxes on the nation's wealthiest to pay for reductions for the middle class — an agenda more likely to antagonize the new Republican majority than win its approval.
8:48 PM Jan 20, 2015
Gov. Rick Snyder announced plans Tuesday to "dramatically" restructure state government to help the poor and others enter society's mainstream, and called for passage of a sales tax hike to improve deteriorating roads.
6:12 PM Jan 20, 2015
Gov. Rick Snyder said he will announce plans in his State of the State speech tonight to reorganize two state agencies as part of a long-term plan to "dramatically" restructure government to better help poor people by focusing less on programs and more on the recipients of public assistance.
5:28 PM Jan 20, 2015
(UPDATE: Tuesday 10:41 p.m.) A man was taken to the hospital after crashing into a utility pole late Tuesday afternoon in Spring Lake.
5:00 PM Jan 20, 2015
Dr. Brian Stork, a local urologist who maintains an active blog, was interviewed recently and asked why, as a physician, does he take the time to blog.
4:05 PM Jan 20, 2015
President Barack Obama used his last State of the Union to declare 2014 a "Year of Action," and he can claim credit for accomplishing several of the goals he laid out. The smaller ones.
3:00 PM Jan 20, 2015
Warriors turn in tremendous performance, win Allendale Invite
2:54 PM Jan 20, 2015
When my daughter turned 10, we decided it was now or never — we surprised her with a trip to the American Girl Place in Chicago.
2:01 PM Jan 20, 2015
Musical melodies will fill the summer air later this year on Grand Haven’s east side.
1:00 PM Jan 20, 2015
Lakers clamping down on defense; racking up wins
12:49 PM Jan 20, 2015
Sometimes less is more, especially when it comes to a swelling segment of the craft brewing market.
12:00 PM Jan 20, 2015
Tara Alman said she’s disappointed in the sentence handed down Monday to a Fruitport woman who broke into her home last summer and took her dog.
11:00 AM Jan 20, 2015
Pope Francis is firmly upholding church teaching banning contraception, but said Monday that Catholics don't have to breed "like rabbits" and should instead practice "responsible parenting."
10:59 AM Jan 20, 2015
SL's leading scorer suffers ankle sprain in win over Fremont
10:00 AM Jan 20, 2015
As person after person spoke at Monday night's Village Council meeting against limiting public use of Barber School, it became clear that the 1855-built structure is more than just a building in this small lakeside community.
9:00 AM Jan 20, 2015
Arizona lawmakers wasted no time in pushing through their first priority of the 2015 legislative session, but the measure had nothing to do with the state's growing deficit and giant K-12 education shortfall.
8:00 AM Jan 20, 2015
A 48-year-old Grand Haven woman charged with embezzling money from a doctor’s office where she worked will have her jail sentence suspended, as long as she can pay the money back.