7:13 AM Feb 24, 2012
(UPDATED: Thursday, 8:13 p.m.) A winter storm warning is in effect for portions of West and Central Michigan until noon Friday. The warning area includes Ottawa, Kent, Ionia, Clinton, Allegan, Barry, Eaton, Ingham, Van Buren, Kalamazoo, Calhoun and Jackson counties.
12:06 PM Feb 23, 2012
A winter storm watch will take effect at 4 p.m. today for the lower half of the Lower Peninsula, including Ottawa County. The watch will remain in effect through Friday morning.
7:11 AM Feb 23, 2012
Michigan voters will be going to the polls next week to choose from either the slew of presidential candidates running for the state's 30 Republican Party delegates or the incumbent president as the lone Democratic Party candidate. Olive Township voters will see a fire-emergency millage renewal on their ballot.
6:00 PM Feb 20, 2012
Food distribution for low-income families of Ottawa County will take place on Friday, Feb. 24, at four locations throughout the county. One of the locations is new to the food distribution schedule.
2:00 PM Feb 17, 2012
As Greater Ottawa County United Way's 2011-12 Community Campaign heads into the home stretch, campaign officials are shifting their efforts into high gear.
1:09 PM Feb 14, 2012
Gary Rosema and Ron Frantz both said Monday that they will seek sixth terms as Ottawa County's sheriff and prosecuting attorney, respectively.
8:01 PM Feb 11, 2012
(UPDATE: Saturday 12:35 a.m.) A winter weather advisory is in effect for Ottawa, Muskegon, Allegan and Van Buren counties until 6 p.m. today.
8:16 PM Feb 10, 2012
(UPDATED: Friday 11:47 am.) A winter weather advisory is in effect until 10 tonight for much of West Michigan, including Ottawa County.
12:00 PM Feb 1, 2012
The Ottawa County Sheriff's Department's incident mapping program now includes data from the Grand Haven Department of Public Safety and the Spring Lake/Ferrysburg Police Department.
3:00 PM Jan 30, 2012
Volunteer coaches are being sought for the upcoming spring program of Girls on the Run/Girls on Track of Allegan and Ottawa counties. Men and women are needed to volunteer as coaches and assistant coaches for the program.