1:00 PM Jan 19, 2012
Bradley Slagh knew the drill when he was elected Ottawa County treasurer four years ago. He would invest money, record revenues, manage the county's dog license program and collect delinquent taxes as part of his many duties.
7:18 AM Jan 18, 2012
The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a winter weather advisory, in effect until midnight, for snow and mixed precipitation. The advisory area includes Ottawa, Muskegon, Kent, Ionia and Clinton counties.
7:18 AM Jan 18, 2012
An Ottawa County judge's decision to reverse a contempt charge strikes accord with defense attorneys' ability to do their jobs without being punished. Ottawa County Chief Circuit Judge Ed Post on Monday reversed a contempt decision made by Ottawa County District Court Judge Kenneth Post.
12:40 AM Jan 14, 2012
The job growth in Ottawa County topped the nation from June 2010 to June 2011, in terms of percentage increase.
12:41 AM Jan 14, 2012
(UPDATE: 5:30 p.m. Friday) A winter storm warning remains in effect until 7 a.m. Saturday for Ottawa, Allegan, Kalamazoo and Van Buren counties.
12:30 PM Jan 11, 2012
An assistant Ottawa County prosecutor announced today that he is a candidate for the 58th District Court.
7:21 AM Jan 12, 2012
West Michigan is under a winter storm watch beginning Thursday afternoon through Friday evening. The watch area includes Ottawa, Mason, Lake, Osceola, Oceana, Newaygo, Muskegon, Kent, Allegan, Barry, Van Buren and Kalamazoo counties.
4:00 PM Jan 10, 2012
Michelle Martin has been named director of the Michigan Department of Human Services' Ottawa County field office.
2:16 PM Jan 2, 2012
The new year also ushered in the winter season's first arctic blast. For the Grand Haven area, the first snowfall came in at about 3 p.m. Sunday.
12:10 AM Dec 24, 2011
Four organizations are involved in Friend of the Court briefs asking Ottawa County Circuit Chief Judge Edward Post to dismiss contempt charges against attorney Scott Millard, who was jailed earlier this month by Ottawa County District Judge Kenneth Post. The two Posts are not related.