12:00 PM Mar 24, 2014
Great Lakes maritime buffs and historians are highly familiar with the sinking of the Goodrich side-wheel steamer Alpena in Lake Michigan on Oct. 16, 1880. Up to 80 lives were lost — the entire crew and all her passengers.
12:00 PM Mar 17, 2014
Five years ago, residents of Grand Haven were talking turkey. Wild turkey, that is — when a group of the birds began terrorizing Grand Haven postal workers.
1:00 PM Mar 10, 2014
The most unusual series of articles appearing in the pages of the Grand Haven Tribune has to be four published during the summer of 1909 concerning a creature witnessed in Stearns Bayou by several men of prominence.
12:00 PM Mar 3, 2014
There is nothing “strange” about John Nordhouse, unless you consider ambition and achievement unusual.
12:00 PM Feb 24, 2014
History records countless casualties among the brave men who were in the U.S. Life-Saving Service the subsequent U. S. Coast Guard.
12:01 PM Feb 17, 2014
One of the most controversial residents in Spring Lake history was Charles Orchardson.
12:00 PM Feb 10, 2014
Just for fun, Google “Grand Haven hoop skirt.” You will see our city appears in just about every worldwide list that compiles “dumb” or “strange” laws.
11:54 AM Feb 3, 2014
Jacob Glerum is an unfamiliar name to Grand Haven residents, but the city clerk holds the distinction of having been the man who bought Dewey Hill.
12:00 PM Jan 27, 2014
A Grand Haven assisted living center apparently has more residents than just the elderly in its care.
12:00 PM Jan 20, 2014
Recently, this column addressed legends of Ottawa County citizens who were said to have gone missing — thus, two more tales of mystery.