The White Lake Community Fund has provided $38,500 in grants to support community arts performances and education, assist in adult literacy, help with medical transportation and funds to help feed the needy.
City of Whitehall officials and invited community members got to tour the first units of the Tannery Bay condominium community now under construction on the 36-acre parcel lakefront which formerly was the location of the oldest factory in Muskegon County.
The College Football Playoff selection committee was given something to ponder by Penn State.
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — A lawyer is asking a judge to dismiss a federal charge against a charter airline co-pilot accused of being drunk before a flight in northern Michigan.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A push to curtail health care benefits for current and future municipal retirees in Michigan is setting off a fight between Republicans and local governments who say bill…
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:
The Oceana County Sheriff’s Department is asking the public to share information they may have about the theft of two vintage snowmobiles and the trailer they were contained in.
The Whitehall cheer program has been trending upward in recent years, and last season the Vikings put together a respectable seventh-place finish at districts. Only a few more spots in the standings there stand between Whitehall and a regional berth in 2017.
The executive director of the Michigan High School Athletic Association said this month that he is “disappointed and disheartened” by the Big Ten Conference announcement that it will play and …
MUSKEGON — The Mercy Health Seaway Run/Lake Michigan Half Marathon, one of Michigan’s most scenic and most popular runs, has a new race director for 2017.
Montague wrestling was having a fairly solid season last year before illness swept the team right before the postseason, resulting in the Wildcats’ season being over well before they wanted.
Whitehall boys basketball enjoyed a tremendous 2015-16 campaign. The senior-dominated Vikings earned a share of the West Michigan Conference championship and won some thrilling games along the…
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Katie Johnson broke a tie in the 75th minute and Southern California won the NCAA women's soccer title Sunday, beating top-ranked West Virginia 3-1 at Avaya Stadium on Sunday.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Randall Cobb slid to a stop on the slick field in the end zone after a 9-yard touchdown pass before adding another move.
CHICAGO (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers say coach Chip Kelly's father has died.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Carson Wentz threw the ball directly to linebacker Vontaze Burfict, who made his second interception of the game.
BALTIMORE (AP) — Filled with the confidence that comes from a six-game winning streak, the Miami Dolphins rolled into town prepared to launch a December to remember.
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it won't grant easement for the Dakota Access oil pipeline in southern North Dakota.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's grinding budget crisis is taking a toll in courtrooms where overburdened attorneys have denied legal counsel to poor defendants, at museums reeling from layoffs and admission hikes, and at state universities and colleges grappling with steep spending cuts.
MANDAN, N.D. (AP) — Authorities in North Dakota say they'll move away from a bridge near the main Dakota Access pipeline protest camp by Sunday afternoon if demonstrators agree to certain conditions.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A presidential commission on Friday made 16 urgent recommendations to improve the nation's cybersecurity, including creating a nutritional-type label to help consumers shop wisely and appointing a new international ambassador on the subject — weeks before President-elect Do…
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — When President-elect Donald Trump announced a deal to save hundreds of jobs at a Carrier plant in Indiana, it came with a cost to state taxpayers of about $7 million in tax breaks and grants.
I have a good friend with a short attention span. When he sees a hobby he thinks he might enjoy, he’ll jump into it with both feet. When he decided to try sailing, he bought a 26-foot sailboat and joined a sailing race team on one of the Great Lakes. Three years later he sold his boat and retired from racing.
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These dedicated women don’t let injury or a busy schedule get in the way of an active lifestyle
Penn Yann and Waterloo CSD wellness coordinators have big plans for wellness
BOSTON (AP) — A new study finds that eight private colleges paid their presidents more than $2 million in 2014, the most ever to hit that mark.
MIAMI (AP) — A prisoner from Yemen at the Guantanamo Bay detention center has been released and sent to the West African nation of Cape Verde for resettlement.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Emergency workers have recovered the bodies of three Palestinians who went missing in a smuggling tunnel between Gaza and Egypt.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Lynchburg attorney will face a former Fluvanna County sheriff in a Jan. 10 special election to fill the state Senate seat of Thomas Garrett Jr., who won a seat in Congress.
HONG KONG (AP) — Trading has begun on a new cross-border stock trading link between Hong Kong and the neighboring Chinese city of Shenzhen, the latest step to widen access to China's markets for global investors.
VIENNA (AP) — First official results in Austria: Left-leaning candidate takes unbeatable lead in presidential election.
CHAPECO, Brazil (AP) — The president of Brazilian football team Chapecoense was buried Sunday as fans paid their final tributes, trying to put behind them the worst moment in the club's history.
The end of the year is approaching and between visiting friends and family and celebrating the holidays, your taxes may be the last thing on your mind. However, putting off tax preparation until later could be a costly mistake. While tax season doesn’t start until mid-January, if you want to…
One of the reasons I like to look back at history, and in particular, our community’s history, is to remember - to remember what was here and the way things were. It seems like once a building is gone, or a big change takes place (such as the Internet), it is a challenge to recall the way th…
Affordable healthcare is something that all Americans deserve. Before the Affordable Care Act (ACA), millions of people and their families were at risk of financial ruin because they were uninsured. Health insurance companies could also deny health insurance coverage due to a preexisting con…