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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.
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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.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Dune forest setting for July 5 nature walk north of Montague
A private dune property north of Meinert Park will be the setting for the second walk of the 2014 White Lake Area Guided Nature Walks program.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Summer fun awaits up north in the communities of Pentwater and White Lake
Pentwater...Americana...hometown...when it's time to slow down and enjoy life - where shop owners are the same people who wait on you and care.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Fine Arts Festival to showcase several theatrical performances at Howmet Playhouse
July 10 through Aug. 23, various acting troupes will be performing at the playhouse, located on 304 S. Mears Ave., for the eighth annual Summer Fine Arts Festival.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Embezzlers sentenced in Trace Analytical, Wirtz Electric cases
Two Muskegon County women who pleaded guilty in separate embezzlement cases were sentenced Monday, June 23, after paying back what they stole.
Weekly gas report: Muskegon-area prices fall by 20 cents over the last week
The price of regular, unleaded fuel in Muskegon and the greater West Michigan region fell by 20 cents since last Monday, according to AAA.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
Neglected fishing nets lurking in Lake Michigan create headaches off Ludington
The mid-morning lake water off Ludington was choppy last October as Petty Officer Kegan Thompson and three others in his Coast Guard rescue boat sped toward a disabled vessel on Lake Michigan.
Tue Jun 17, 2014
Acclaimed ragtime pianist Bob Milne to perform at the Howmet Playhouse
Through an intuitive ability to hear an instrument and play it, Milne knew how to play the piano before he even touched it.
Mon Jun 16, 2014
Midday Muskegon headlines: Miss Michigan photos, tree-trimming fatality, Taste of Muskegon
KT Maviglia waives to the crowd after being crowned the 2014 Miss Michigan during the final night of the Miss Michigan competition on June 14, 2014.
Police release name of Whitehall man killed in bizarre tree-cutting accident
Mason County Sheriff's Office officials have identified the man killed Friday, June 13, in a logging accident as Whitehall's John L. Short.
Sat Jun 14, 2014
Muskegon top headlines: Miss Michigan, Tom Izzo in Muskegon and more
Miss Michigan 2014: Miss Southwest, Miss Pride of the Peninsulas win Friday night preliminary awards: The 34 contestants vying to become the next Miss Michigan got one step closer Friday night, June 13, as preliminaries wrapped up in front of a large crowd at the Frauenthal Center for the Performing Arts in Muskegon.
Fri Jun 13, 2014
Falling tree kills Whitehall man working in Mason County
A 46-year-old Whitehall man was killed Friday afternoon, June 13, when a section of a tree he was cutting in Mason County fell and struck him in the head, according to Mason County Sheriff Kim Cole.