2:30 PM May 4, 2012
The openers last weekend were slow but catch rates should pick up as warmer temperatures push into the state. Water levels are low in some of the rivers and inland lakes so use caution especially at the boat launches. Southwest Lower Peninsula St. Joseph: Salmon fishing is starting to pick up with limit catches reported. Saugatuck: Salmon fishing was steady with a few decent catches of chinook and coho in 60 feet of water. Spoons worked best.
10:27 AM May 4, 2012
Schalk Vanniekerk set a new school record in the 800-meter run on Thursday at Rockford High School, but he was beat out at the finish line by less than two-tenths of a second by the Rams' Drew Woznik - in another school-record performance.
10:24 AM May 4, 2012
Spring Lake's J.P. Batts and Michael Dillingham each belted home runs as the Lakers and North Muskegon played to a 4-4 tie in a game that was eventually called because of lightening on Thursday. "We've been hitting so many fly balls, and the ball just doesn't carry this year, so we've been telling the kids, we've got to focus on ground balls, line drives,' said Lakers' coach Brian Sabo. "We said we'd be lucky to hit one out all year, and then we hit two in one game.'
10:22 AM May 4, 2012
Coach Bill Core's Spring Lake softball team scored a weather-shortened 3-2 win over state-ranked North Muskegon on Thursday.
10:20 AM May 4, 2012
Junior Patrick Ferris shot a 36, helping Grand Haven's varsity boys golf team score a 159-186 win over Hudsonville.
10:31 AM May 3, 2012
Former University of Michigan head football coach and Mentor Michigan spokesperson Lloyd Carr will be at Hemlock Crossing Nature Center in West Olive on Monday, hosted by Journey 4-H Youth Mentoring.
12:33 PM May 3, 2012
Grand Haven sophomore Gretchen Kelly didn't try to paint a different picture than reality following her team's match against Grandville on Tuesday.
10:20 AM May 3, 2012
Spring Lake tennis added to its list of victims in the Coastal Conference on Wednesday, as the Lakers easily took care of visiting Ludington by a 7-1 final.
10:17 AM May 3, 2012
Despite outshooting Orchard View by a 35-6 margin on Wednesday at Fruitport High School, the host Trojans barely prevailed over the visiting Cardinals, 1-0.
2:30 PM May 3, 2012
Muskegon Mona Shores, which saw it string of 13 consecutive Greater Muskegon Area golf titles snapped last year by Western Michigan Christian, regained the title Wednesday at Chase Hammond with a score of 308.

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