SPRING LAKE — Applause erupted in Holmes Elementary School’s hallways Friday afternoon as the young students gave high-fives to the graduating Class of 2016 from Spring Lake High School.
SPRING LAKE TWP. — The Spring Lake Township Board is paving the way for more road work this summer.
Officials say plenty of sites remain available at many Michigan state park campgrounds for the Memorial Day weekend.
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Memorial Day is a time to reflect on those who’ve given their all for our country, and a group of volunteers are doing their part to help recognize veterans who have passed away.
POLKTON TWP. — The Ottawa County Parks Department is starting the third and final year of the Prescribed Browsing Project.
Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11 am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
CROCKERY TWP. — An SUV caught fire and burned Friday evening on the shoulder of M-231, north of the Grand River in Crockery Township.
Howard C. Zuidema, who served as Grand Haven’s mayor for a two-year term in the late 1950s, recently died in San Francisco.
ROBINSON TWP. — Ottawa County’s fur-trading history came to life at Connor Bayou County Park on Monday.
LANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder on Thursday temporarily halted civil and administrative investigations into how a state agency contributed to Flint's lead-tainted drinking water crisis, after being warned they are hampering state and federal criminal
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HOLLAND — A bomb threat called into Holland Christian Schools on Friday morning is one of several similar hoax threats made by a digitized voice call to schools in recent days, said Capt. Jack Dykstra of the Holland Department of Public Safety.
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SPRING LAKE — “Three, two, one!” students yelled and cheered as a hairstylist clipped several inches of hair from a classmate on Thursday.
Ottawa County’s 2.7 percent unemployment in April is the lowest rate of Michigan’s 83 counties, according to a state document.
FRUITLAND TWP. — A Muskegon County blueberry farmer who only recently added security cameras at his farm may have captured images of kidnapping and murder suspect Jeffrey Willis on the morning of April 16.