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.
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.
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.
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.
7:00 AM Apr 4, 2012
Today: Sunny, with a high near 54. North-northwest wind between 8 and 14 mph.
10:00 AM Apr 3, 2012
Rich Heffron used to mow grass or shovel snow in order to buy art supplies. "I'd get a dime and I'd sneak down to the museum,' said the former Grand Rapids resident. "You know those dioramas with all the animals and the moose in it?' the now 76-year-old Spring Lake Township resident asked. "I'd come home and paint those. I would try to duplicate the diorama.'
12:07 PM Apr 3, 2012
While Grand Haven's proposed budget for the new fiscal year has yet to be released, city officials said they feel things are going well - in light of the economy.
11:11 PM Apr 3, 2012
Their silver and blue wings glint in the sunlight as they spin in the wind. Workers planted hundreds of the pinwheels throughout Ottawa County on Monday to bring awareness of child abuse and neglect.
10:04 AM Apr 2, 2012
Michigan Senior Olympics gold medalist Jimmy O'Hearn will once again bring pickleball, one of the nation's fastest growing sports for all ages, back for a second season to Loutit District Library - with an added twist.
8:28 AM Apr 2, 2012
For decades, residents of the West Michigan Lakeshore have longed for a second crossing of the Grand River in Ottawa County. It's here.