Midday Muskegon headlines: Baby Kate hearing, five fun events, Medal of Honor recipient
Sean Michael Phillips did write an unsigned letter from prison about the death of his still-missing 4-month-old daughter Katherine Phillips, and his lawyer calls it a confession.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
White Lake Area Sustainability Network sponsoring state recycling presentation
The White Lake Area Sustainability Network will sponsor a presentation Monday, Aug. 4, about the state of Michigan's recycling initiative.
Back to school: Find out where, when free backpacks will be handed out in Muskegon area
It's that time again -- time to start thinking about getting kids ready for school, and local organizations are helping with free backpack giveaways.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
White Lake Chamber Music Festival to showcase close to 30 events starting Aug. 1
The music director for the Arts Council of White Lake has been preparing for the 10-day music festival that will take over Whitehall and Montague from Aug. 1-10.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Weekly gas report: Fuel prices as low as $3.31 in Fremont; Muskegon prices drop
The average cost for regular, unleaded fuel declined by 17 cents since last week , according to the AAA Daily Fuel Gauge Report.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Montague, Whitehall residents relish the sight of antique cars in Cruz'In parade
Fuzzy dice was a recurring theme, as they hung from the rear-view mirrors of a few dozen antique cars in Whitehall and Montague on Friday, July 25. As part of the 21st annual Cruz'In - which would start at Whitehall and end in Montague - more than 300 classic cars and trucks congregated at Funnel Field.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Various livestock sold at Muskegon County Youth Fair during Large Animal Auction
Walking along the pen's fence, the Holstein known as Bow stopped and lifted his head up briefly at the onlooking crowd.
Top 5 things to do in Muskegon area this weekend: Cruz'in and more
Vintage cars make their way down Dowling Street in Montague in this file photo from Cruz'in years ago.
'No Plan B': Muskegon area businesses, government support Proposal 1 tax plan
A furnace technician pushes a ladle full of molten steel at Eagle Alloy in this file photo.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
WTKG-AM Grand Rapids
New Near Shore Marine Warning off Ottawa County
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND LARGE HAIL. SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.
Test & Inspection: Casting Company Opens Its Testing Labs
One of the world's largest investment casting companies has opened up its captive laboratory to other companies.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Meeting to discuss toxic cleanup of White Lake
Plans to remove a western Michigan lake from a list of toxic hot spots in the Great Lakes region are the subject of a public meeting.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Twelve years later, road rage awareness goes strong
WHITEHALL, Mich.- National statistics estimate aggressive driving causes about 66% of all traffic deaths .
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Cruz'in parade returns to downtown Montague, offers nostalgia of cruising era
An annual flashback to the cruising era, Cruz'in returns for a parade from Whitehall to downtown Montague starting at 7 p.m. on Friday, July 25, 2014.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Slain jogger Becky Bletsch's family organizes women's self-defense clinic
The mysterious murder of Rebekah "Becky" Bletsch on June 29, apparently while she was jogging on rural Automobile Road in Dalton Township near her home, has affected many people in the Muskegon area -- and not only those who knew her.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Appearance by Saginaw Voyageurs to highlight 23rd annual Celebrate White Lake Day
The 23rd Annual Celebrate White Lake Day will take place at various locations throughout the White Lake Area on Saturday, July 12. Free tours on a trolley bus and the W.G. Jackson, Grand Valley State University's research vessel, are being held as part of the event.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Free White Lake tours aboard research vessel W.G. Jackson offered Saturday
Three free tours of White Lake aboard the W.G. Jackson research vessel will be provided Saturday, July 12, by the White Lake Public Advisory Council during Celebrate White Lake at Goodrich Park in Whitehall.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Marijuana plants growing at Whitehall intersection destroyed by police
Two marijuana plants growing near a Whitehall intersection have been destroyed by police officers after the Whitehall Police Department received a tip.