Fishing is starting to recover after storms and high winds moved through the state and cooler water temperatures are occurring. The Great Lakes continue to be the premier spots but if you visit the inland lakes you may be able to capitalize on the recovering conditions.
With the resounding success of Grand Valley State's football program at the Division 2 level during the past decade, the Lakers have had the luxury of not only recruiting from their base region in West Michigan, but throughout the state.
A horse purchased 9 years ago by Spring Lake's Kimberly Boyer and trained during the summer months at Fruitport's Hampton Green Farm recently competed with Team Spain in the Equestrian Team Dressage competition at the London Summer Olympics.
This fall marks the 50th year of football at Spring Lake High School, and this year's Lakers' varsity team will honor the 49 teams that came before it by wearing retro jerseys for home games this fall.