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The bench seat presides over family court cases. Hoogstra was appointed to the non-partisan position in March 2013 by Gov. Rick Snyder, after John C. Ruck's retirement.
They recently made it on FOX 17 news by donating a puppy to a sick child, now Grand Haven's Puppy Breath Rescue is working to find homes for other dogs.
Most incidents in the Great Lakes where someone has drowned or needed to be rescued happen near a structure like a breakwater or pier, the National Weather Service says. That's in part because piers and breakwaters, places where people often go to enjoy the lakes, have structural currents that can make the water dangerous.
The downtown Grand Haven waterfront will be bubbling with family-friendly activities this weekend as the Grand Haven Area Convention and Visitors Bureau hosts the 11th annual Salmon Festival. The festival was designed to mark the passing of summer, promote the area as a unique fall tourist destination, and celebrate the fall harvest season and salmon migration.
After he was recently named a top 14 finalist in the Jim Brickman In the Spotlight 2014 music competition, the Grand Haven Township teen asked community members to vote for him to win the opportunity to sing alongside Brickman. Once all of the votes were tallied, Zimmerman received an unexpected call from Brickman to inform him that he won.
This is the time of year that the wind and waves kick up and salmon head inland to start running rivers. In the channel from Lake Michigan, salmon have been seen jumping.
The AAA Daily Fuel Gauge Report on Monday, Sept. 8, suggests that the average price for regular, unleaded fuel is $3.64 a gallon, a 3-cent increase since last week .
More than 1,600 votes have been cast since the poll featuring 16 local bars was posted on Sept. 5. So far, the Mitten Bar in Ludington is leading the poll having received 19.45 percent of the vote.
Makenzie Greer, 6, center left, and Alex Horton, 7, center right, laugh as they ride on a giant swing with teacher Scott Angerbrandt, left, and babysitter Sally Zhang, right, during the grand opening of the new outdoor learning environment for special education students at the Lincoln Developmental Center at the Lincoln Campus on Tuesday, June 10, 2014. Grand Rapids Public Schools has named Laura LaMore as its new executive director of special education and early intervention services.
Hope College junior Ethan Beswick has been selected the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Men's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week for games played through Sept. 7. The goalie from Grand Haven, Michigan , allowed only one goal and made 17 saves in leading the Flying Dutchmen to a pair of nonconference road victories over the weekend.
In this July 22, 2014 photo, a couple strolls along the Grand River waterfront in Grand Haven, Mich., near its convergence with Lake Michigan. Local officials say they have taken steps to protect water quality in the river and are preparing to meet with consultants to discuss ways to make the area more resilient as the planet warms.
For the second time in a week's span, there has been a crash involving a utility pole at the same vicinity in Ferrysburg. Around 1 AM this morning, a yet-unnamed man lost control of his westbound car on West Spring Lake Road near Virginia Avenue, knocked down a stop sign, and slammed into a pole.
With climate change still a political minefield across the nation despite the strong scientific consensus that it's happening, some community leaders have hit upon a way of preparing for the potentially severe local consequences without triggering explosions of partisan warfare: Just change the subject. In this July 22, 2014 photo, a couple strolls along the Grand River waterfront in Grand Haven, Mich., near its convergence with Lake Michigan.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 03:36 pm
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