Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
TALLMADGE TWP. – A 35-year-old Grand Rapids man died in a two-car crash shortly after 7 a.m. Saturday on Lake Michigan Drive near Thomas Street.
Concerns from one tenant at the city-owned Chinook Pier led to a larger investigation which has uncovered spores of mold in some areas of the commercial buildings.
While state officials hope to avoid a government shutdown when Michigan’s fiscal year concludes Oct. 1, state agencies have begun their contingency planning to determine what state functions will operate in that event.
While the scent of cooking fish filled Grand Haven’s Municipal Marina, the hungry crowd talked, laughed and danced in line before receiving their plate of food on Friday.
Editor’s note: The Grand Haven Tribune takes a look at three businesses that are among the longest-serving establishments still operating in Spring Lake (or nearby) in connection with the village’s sesquicentennial celebration.
GRAND RAPIDS — A jury on Friday found 30-year-old Jared Chance guilty of second-degree murder in the death of a former Grand Haven woman, whose partial remains were found beneath a tarp and in a box at Chance's Grand Rapids home.
Furniture, books and other historical items dating back to the early days of the village of Spring Lake (established in 1869) were for sale this week when an elderly resident vacated her home to move to an assisted living facility.
Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2 p.m., then a slight chance of showers after 5 p.m. High near 73. South-southeast wind around 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
HOLLAND TWP. — The Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office announced Thursday that one of the suspects sought in connection with the hit-and-run death of a Holland Township woman is in custody, while the other suspect remains at large.
Mental health professionals, law enforcement officials and representatives from local schools will provide a variety of perspectives on mass shootings during a town hall meeting on Monday, Sept. 16. It will take place at the Grand Haven Community Center, 421 Columbus Ave., from 6:30-9 p.m.
How does one write a “history” of the last 150 years in a few short paragraphs? As a longtime resident of Spring Lake, I was asked to do just that by my friend, Marie Havenga, stellar reporter for the Grand Haven Tribune.
An incoming thunderstorm threatened Wednesday evening, but the community runners participating in the Grand Haven event for the Law Enforcement Torch Run made it back to the Grand Haven Department of Public Safety offices just before the downpour.
State Rep. Jim Lilly, R-Park Township, hosted Ottawa County Sheriff Steve Kempker as his guest for the Michigan House’s annual Sept. 11 Memorial Service at the state Capitol on Wednesday.