Thomas McCarthy III, 23, recently pleaded not guilty to a drunken boating crash that occurred in early August at a private marina in Grand Haven Township.
The owner of the Absolute Navetta 58 asked to remain anonymous in order to maintain his family’s privacy, but he was willing to tell the story of how the unique boat called Last Morning ended up in Grand Haven.
Grand Haven officials meeting with congressman about drawbridge issues when the bridge’s locking mechanism malfunctions.
Mahogany yacht a regular visitor in its one-time homeport.
Tribune reporter learns to sail.
Twenty-three cardboard boats and their sailors provided the anticipated thrills and spills in the third annual Coast Guard Festival Cardboard Boat Race Saturday afternoon.
A Maryland native, Lt. Brian Howard assumes his role from Lt. Cmdr. Aaron Urbanawiz.
GRAND HAVEN TWP. — A Good Samaritan evacuated five children from a large yacht that had caught fire and started to sink Wednesday afternoon on the Grand River near 152nd Avenue in Grand Haven Township.
The Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office says it will continue heightened patrols and enforcement aimed at identifying intoxicated boating for the Fourth of July holiday, following a weekend worth of such efforts for Operation Dry Water.
A Chicago resident ended up abandoning his sailboat near the Grand Haven State Park on Sunday evening after he got caught too close to shore with his sail up and motor off, police said.
Grand River Sailing Club Director Betty Clark said the influx of boats and sailors was an economic boost for others in the city.
One-hundred and thirty-seven boats crossed the starting line in Milwaukee, Wisconsin for the 80th annual Queen’s Cup Regatta, but only 111 boats finished at the Grand Haven municipal marina Saturday morning.
For the first time in his fishing career, Tony Salerno, the president of the Grand Haven Offshore Challenge salmon fishing tournament, won the tournament at his home port on Sunday.
Four young men who met while working as kayak guides in the Upper Peninsula plan to paddle around Lake Superior this summer to bring awareness and work for protection of the Great Lakes.
The Defiance/Ashtabula finally left the Grand Haven port Thursday, more than a week after making an ice-covered entry on April 7.