What was the biggest local news story of the year?

Tell us what you think was the biggest story of the year in the Grand Haven area in 2012. The choices are in no particular order. We'll compile the list for our annual Top Stories of the Year feature.
GHHS girls crash on I-96
41% (259 votes)
Baby Bentley shaken
7% (41 votes)
GHT father killed near Ravenna
4% (24 votes)
GH named Best Secret Beach
8% (50 votes)
Floating bayou party curbed
1% (8 votes)
WPMS student's death
0% (2 votes)
SL school vandalism
0% (3 votes)
Athletic director sues SL schools
2% (15 votes)
Charges in Sternberg crash
0% (3 votes)
Ethnic intimidation in SL
3% (16 votes)
City makes fireworks rules
1% (6 votes)
GHHS band assistant charged in sex crime
1% (9 votes)
Father Bill hugging ends
4% (24 votes)
Fight at GH State Park beach
0% (3 votes)
Man sues over beer scare
1% (6 votes)
House fire on north shore
0% (2 votes)
Marriage therapist license suspended
1% (5 votes)
Gun arrest near post office
1% (6 votes)
Historic SL home burns
1% (4 votes)
Bucs girls win state hoops title
12% (74 votes)
Boy dies after swallowing rock
2% (13 votes)
SL church gets buyer
1% (9 votes)
Haunted Hall sued
0% (3 votes)
Ottawa County deputy fired
2% (10 votes)
Lakeshore Christian Academy closes
1% (5 votes)
New Grand Landing owner
2% (11 votes)
Other (leave comment below)
2% (15 votes)
Total votes: 626


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