State wildlife biologists decided a bear who swam across Muskegon Lake to the City of Muskegon should be allowed to calm down and find his way back north on his own. The bear went into the lake near the Bear Lake Channel on the north side and came out of the water near the old oil tank farm on the south side.
The 2013 Grand Haven-area Relay for Life kicked off at 3 p.m. Friday. It continues through 3 p.m. Saturday at White Pines Middle School to benefit the American Cancer Society, and celebrate cancer survivors and remember loved ones who it took from us. Tribune photos by Ben Perfect.
Hundreds of area residents gathered Tuesday evening at The Pointes shopping plaza to offer support to the family of Jessica Heeringa. The 25-year-old Norton Shores woman was abducted from the nearby Exxon Mobil, 1196 E. Sternberg Road, on Friday.