Jan 28, 2014
Schools' financial storm: Closed schools, laid-off staff, higher class sizes result in Muskegon County school cuts
More than $40 million in budget cuts at Muskegon County's 11 school districts have meant teachers and school support workers have lost their jobs, school buildings have been closed, athletic teams have been eliminated, bus runs cut and schools now operate without principals.
No more farm animals in residential neighborhoods, Michigan agriculture committee advises
A Mattawan family's farm may be safe, but changes under consideration by the Michigan Agriculture Commission could strip future small farmers of protection under Michigan's Right to Farm act, according to an "action alert" sent Jan. 7 by the Kelly VanderKley's turkeys walk around in their pen on Friday, July 26, 2013 at her small farm in Mattawan.
Christmas week 2013 ice and snow
A series of storms moving across the Great Lakes deposited freezing rain and several rounds of snow and lake effect snow.
Holton community invited to gather for free holiday dinner, celebration of school district
A communal meal, free to residents and staff of the Holton school district, will be served up Friday to spread a little holiday cheer.
Holton man charged with life felony in connection to alleged gunpoint purse robbery
A 33-year-old Holton man has been charged with armed robbery in connection with a November incident on Syers Road.