September Adopt-a-Beach is the largest annual day of action for the Great Lakes. Thousands of volunteers cleanup beaches around the Great Lakes while collecting data on beach litter. The results are thousands of pounds of litter removed from Great Lakes beaches and cleaner and healthier lake…

State Rep. Greg VanWoerkom, of Norton Shores, recently announced he will be available to meet with Muskegon County residents during scheduled coffee hours for the month of August this next week.

On Aug. 16, the Marijuana Regulatory Agency (MRA) issued a formal complaint against – and summarily suspended – the license of Iron Laboratories, a medical marijuana safety compliance facility located in Walled Lake, Michigan. The MRA also issued a health and safety bulletin.

The Marijuana Regulatory Agency (MRA) announced Aug. 20 the dates, times, and locations of a series of educational sessions designed to familiarize potential adult-use marijuana applicants with the online application process.

August 19, 2019 -- Building on the success of the 2018 event, the 2019 Mackinac Bridge Annual Walk on Sept. 2 will again allow participants to start from St. Ignace or Mackinaw City, walking half the bridge and back, the entire length, or even crossing it twice.

LANSING – Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson today announced the formation of a Collegiate Student Advisory Task Force and requested students to apply to serve as members. The task force will make recommendations for improving voter engagement among college students.

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MONTAGUE – The tall, brilliantly yellow Sunflower is a popular ornamental flower for gardens, but it is also valued for its oil and its seeds for bird feed.

MONTAGUE – At an Aug. 5 work session meeting the City of Montague board gave their approval to begin looking into potential waste hauling services that could potentially be shared with the City of Whitehall.