Sunday Dec 1
Peg West: Goodfellows Extra on sale Saturday, Dec. 7 to help make holidays brighter for kids in need
Two Old Newsboys read the Chronicle news extra they would sell to raise money for underprivileged children the next day in this photo, which ran in the Chronicle Dec. 12, 1969.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Recent sentences in Oceana County Circuit Court
Michael Ryan Albaugh, 24, of Fountain, Mich., nine months Oceana County Jail, two years probation, $3,950.64 restitution/fees/costs for larceny $1,000-$20,000.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
WZZM-TV Grand Rapids
Made in Michigan: CherryMan maraschino cherries
The line of products an Oceana County company makes are small, but they play a big role in holiday meals and special events.
Rifle found along U.S. 31 in Pentwater; police are looking for owner
A rifle, likely belonging to a hunter, was found on the side of U.S. 31 by the Oceana County Road Commission over the weekend, police said.
Bands of snow before Thanksgiving
A disturbance dipping south from Canada is bringing light snow a more cold air to West Michigan.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Murder Suspect Named Following Deadly Hostage Standoff
The man who was arrested following an 11-hour standoff near Big Rapids which ended in murder will be charged Friday afternoon.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Thumb Regional DWI Court established
Ignition breathalyzers could be coming quicker than Thumb residents think. Huron, Sanilac and Tuscola counties are forming the Thumb Regional DWI Court that will allow offenders caught driving while intoxicated to participate in an intensive program that could include an ignition breathalyzer.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Report: Former bookkeeper for Ludington jewelry store charged with embezzlement
A 47-year-old Ludington woman and longtime bookkeeper for a popular jewelry store in Mason County has been charged with embezzlement of more than $50,000, the Ludington Daily News is reporting.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Midday Muskegon headlines: Jail construction plan, human bone found, 'Heard on the Street'
County officials on Thursday detailed plans for how they planned to route traffic and pedestrians around construction of the Muskegon County Jail and Juvenile Transition Center.
MSU Anthropologist Says Bone Found Near Shore is Human
A Michigan State University anthropologist says a bone found along the lake Michigan shoreline is a human femur.
The Miami Herald
Authorities: Human leg bone found along Lake Mich.
This image provided by the Oceana County Sheriff's Department on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, shows a femur bone from a human leg that was found by a camper last weekend along the Lake Michigan shoreline at Silver Lake State Park, near Mears, Mich., about 65 miles northwest of Grand Rapids.
Human femur bone found in Silver Lake State Park
A human femur bone was found by a camper while walking along the Lake Michigan Shoreline in Silver Lake State Park.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Midday Muskegon headlines: City farmer, best sports photos, 'The Ghost Ship'
Spring Lake volleyball players celebrate a point scored against Whitehall on their way to a district championship.
Wed Nov 06, 2013
Five things to know about Muskegon-area elections
Muskegon County voters approved a bond proposal to improve Muskegon Community College facilities.
Election 2013: Pair of Walkerville Public School proposals pass
The first proposal, which allows Walkerville Public Schools to borrow $390,000 to purchase school buses, passed by a vote of 98 to 91. As part of the proposal, the money must be used to purchase school buses, not for repair or maintenance.
Tue Nov 05, 2013
Hesperia school board recall election results in one ousted and one retained
The results of the Hesperia school board recall election are, fittingly, divided, with one board member retaining his seat and the other ousted.