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As I wrote in my Hypocrisy 101 column Jan. 20, I am a fact-oriented independent who did not vote for Donald Trump nor do I... [Read More]
Starting this spring, visitors to Ionia State Recreation Area will have access to hike-in camping options at the popular, mid-Michigan outdoor recreation... [Read More]
A 39-year-old Florida man has been ordered to serve a year in jail for sexually harassing a teenage Grand Haven-area girl. The man was living... [Read More]
Police are seeking information on a sexual assault alleged to have occurred during a party at an Allendale Township apartment complex early Sunday morning. [Read More]
"Images of America: St. Ignace" by St. Ignace Public Library   Even before it was named in 1671, St. Ignace was a key part of... [Read More]
"Been There, Married That," St. Martin's Press, by Gigi Levangie   Being a book about Hollywood, maybe it's not a coincidence that "Been There, Married... [Read More]
 This is the fourth in a series. This week we cover library resources beginning with the letters J, K, and L as we move through... [Read More]
(This one is worth rerunning)   Sometimes I wonder, Looking into her eyes, What's really there, What's held in disguise?   Fifty... [Read More]
The Douglas City Council will vote on a pair of proposed ordinances to allow adult-use marijuana retailers in the city on Monday. If approved, Douglas... [Read More]
Winter weather continues to complicate search efforts for two teens who both have been missing since New Year's Day in Ottawa County. Eliza Trainer, 16,... [Read More]
There has been some indication by others that some Saugatuck/Douglas residents are not in support of the upcoming bond issue for the Saugatuck Public Schools.... [Read More]
Safety is the best reason for voting against the airport millage. The trees at the end of the runway will continue to grow higher. The... [Read More]
Well, it looks like President Trump and the Russians struck again. This time they messed up the Democrats' Iowa caucuses. I can smell another impeachment... [Read More]
Michigan earned national attention last year for rolling out a temporary vaping ban. But what many have missed is President Trump's successful action to address... [Read More]
Last week, the Michigan House of Representatives passed the first update to Michigan's commercial fishing statutes in over 60 years. Thanks to the hard work... [Read More]
My husband and I are alumni of Saugatuck Public Schools, and so are our children. Our children had a foundation built by this community. We... [Read More]
I could not believe what I read from my wife's phone. President had texts that God was not taking care of the people so instead... [Read More]
How could the Saugatuck school district need to spend $35-plus million on two school buildings? To find out, I took tours of the two schools,... [Read More]
The World Health Organization has officially declared the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak a "public health emergency of international concern." Already, over 1,100 people have died. Tens... [Read More]
A NASA astronaut's pup was out-of-this-world excited when her owner returned from nearly a year in space. Michigan native Christina Koch, who just returned from... [Read More]
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