5:02 PM Apr 4, 2012
A freeze warning is in effect for Ottawa County from 2-9 a.m. Thursday.
10:00 AM Apr 4, 2012
Ottawa County is near the top of a list of healthiest counties in the state for the third year in a row. Rankings released by the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation shows that Ottawa County is the second healthiest county in Michigan.
4:00 PM Mar 30, 2012
The Children's Advocacy Center of Ottawa County is hosting its annual Peddling for Prevention event from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 21.
8:22 AM Mar 30, 2012
(UPDATE: CANCELED) A winter weather advisory is in effect from 4 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday for a good portion of west and central Michigan, although Ottawa County is on the southern fringe of where the precipitation is expected to change from rain to sleet and snow.
6:00 AM Mar 29, 2012
Spring is here and Ottawa County Parks has plenty of opportunities for people of all ages to get outdoors during the month of April.
9:00 AM Mar 29, 2012
The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a frost advisory for much of west and central Michigan, including Ottawa County, to be in effect from midnight until 9 a.m. Thursday.
10:01 AM Mar 27, 2012
Local fruit growers are keeping a close eye on their crops as the temperature was expected to dip below freezing overnight. "Right now, we're just really concerned,' Bob Carini, owner of Carini Farms in West Olive, said Monday. "There's a freeze warning tonight and (the crops are) five weeks ahead of schedule.'
10:04 AM Mar 27, 2012
(UPDATED: 11:15 p.m. Monday) The National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning for Ottawa County, and much of west and central Michigan, in effect through 9 a.m. Tuesday.
10:00 AM Mar 24, 2012
Those with a pulse on the real estate market are noticing an improvement in the foreclosure situation. "The market has definitely started to correct itself,' said real estate agent Jake Hogeboom of Coldwell Banker Schmidt. "There haven't been as many foreclosures.'
4:00 PM Mar 14, 2012
Greater Ottawa County United Way invites all Ottawa County residents to nominate individuals for Volunteer Star recognition in April.