MONTAGUE TWP. – It has long been believed that the famous 16th U.S. President, Abraham Lincoln, had a connection to the White Lake area through a woman named Hannah Lincoln Sammis.
LANSING – Earlier this month the Michigan Public Service Commission (PSC) approved a landmark settlement that will more than triple the state’s existing solar portfolio.
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WHITEHALL – The results are in for the RunIT 5k that took place lsdy Saturday, Aug. 3.
MONTAGUE TWP. – Seventy-five people participated in this year’s Henderson Lake Open disc golf tournament at the Henderson Lake Disc Golf Course, 10834 Henderson Lake Rd. last Saturday, July 20.
Free Fishing Weekend in Michigan is coming June 8-9, and the White Lake Area Sportsfishing Association (WLASA) will be holding its annual kids’ fishing contest.
An article on the upcoming African Children’s Choir performances in the Muskegon area, published in the Beacon Sept. 15 and online, had two errors.
The community is welcome to Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church’s annual Fall Fest on Sunday, Sept. 22, from noon to 4 p.m.
The African Children’s Choir melts the hearts of audiences with their charming smiles, beautiful voices and lively African songs and dances.
Huizenga: We are Better
LANSING — The Michigan Association of Superintendents & Administrators (MASA) last Tuesday (April 23) announced its support for Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s 2020 budget proposal, which includes…
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month and I encourage everyone in West Michigan to join me this month and stand up for the future of children in our state.
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LANSING, Mich. — State Sen. Jon Bumstead on Thursday joined his colleagues from both the House and Senate as the two chambers worked out their differences on the 2020 Department of Natural Res…
The Michigan Education Trust (MET) – the Section 529 prepaid college tuition program administered by the Michigan Department of Treasury – is reminding families saving for their children’s edu…
LANSING — House and Senate Democrats unveiled a plan August 29 to crack down on companies committing payroll fraud, increasing penalties for bad actors while strengthening oversight to protect…
WASHINGTON D.C. – Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-02) released the following statement after being elected to serve as a Republican Co-Chair of the Great Lakes Task Force: