12:57 PM Feb 24, 2015
With the national spotlight shining on officer-involved shootings, public demand for equipping officers with body cameras has risen. But how feasible is that, and do the benefits outweigh the setbacks?
10:49 AM Feb 11, 2015
Ottawa County is bouncing back from the Great Recession with an increase in taxable value on property not seen since 2007, but some of the growth hinges on the Consumers Energy tax tribunal case that could be years before it’s settled.
8:00 AM Dec 24, 2014
Health officials have noticed an uptick in influenza-like cases in West Michigan.
11:10 AM Dec 23, 2014
Unlike agencies in larger cities across the nation, the murder of two New York City police officers over the weekend doesn’t mean local officers are on heightened alert.
10:48 PM Nov 28, 2014
The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for light freezing rain and snow through 9 a.m. Saturday.
10:41 PM Nov 24, 2014
A winter weather advisory remains in effect until 4 p.m. Tuesday.
8:05 AM Nov 8, 2014
Several days have now passed since the 2014 general election, and county election workers have had a chance to analyze how Ottawa County voted.
11:00 AM Nov 5, 2014
Voters have spoken, and they’ve decided to approve a millage aimed at improving the county’s roads.
1:00 PM Oct 31, 2014
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan presented three Ottawa County clinics with $15,000 each in grant funding Wednesday to help underserved and uninsured people gain access to health care services as part of Blue Cross’ Strengthening the Safety Net grant program.
2:00 PM Oct 22, 2014
Voters in Ottawa County will see a countywide road millage proposal on the Nov. 4 ballot.