A 26-year-old Grand Rapids man tired while swimming from a boat to the beach and had to be assisted by other swimmers in the area, said Lt. Renee Freeman of the Grand Haven Department of Public Safety.
It started with a twitching finger.
When the involuntary movement spread to his arm and worsened, Ron Smith suspected something was wrong.
His thoughts were confirmed several years ago when he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease.
Grand Haven Board of Light & Power customers will be paying slightly more for their energy beginning July 1.
As part of the municipal utility's recently approved budget, rates will be increased about 4.79 percent.