Contact Us
muskegon

muskegon

Courtesy www.lakeexpress.com
Courtesy www.lakeexpress.com
[

Lake Michigan High Speed Ferry Begins 2016 Trips to Milwaukee Today

The Lake Express Ferry is launching its 13th season of service today, Friday, April 29, providing modern high-speed ferry service daily  from Muskegon to Milwaukee, and back.

The four-engine powered, 148-ton, 248-passenger- carrying ferry takes only two and a half hours to cross the lake. The ferry is able to transport cars, motorcycles, bicycles and pets.

Read More

Ingram Publishing/ Thinkstock
Ingram Publishing/ Thinkstock
[

Muskegon County Teen Escapes Minivan Abduction Attempt

Police are investigating an abduction attempt that occurred north of Muskegon Saturday morning.

Fox 17 reports that a 16 year-old-girl was walking home around 9:15a.m. on West River Road near Green Creek Road when she became lost.

Read More

Category: West Michigan News Tags:
Feet on a bathroom scale - Isolated
Amy Walters, ThinkStock
[

Muskegon and Ionia Counties Among the Most Obese in Michigan

County Health Rankings annual report is out. This week, we are examining the results to see what they teach us about West Michigan.

The report says Muskegon and Ionia counties are among the most obese in Michigan.

Read More

Kids' Food Basket
Kids' Food Basket
[

Wear Orange on March 24 to Raise Awareness of Childhood Hunger in West Michigan

Join us along with Kids' Food Basket and dozens of West Michigan schools, businesses and organizations by wearing orange on Thursday, March 24, to raise awareness of childhood hunger.

Read More

Football Close Up
gorillakid435, ThinkStock
[

West Catholic, Zeeland West and Muskegon Catholic Central win State Championships

West Michigan teams brought home three football state championships this weekend. West Catholic, Zeeland West and Muskegon Catholic Central are all state champs!

Read More

Consumers Energy
Consumers Energy
[

Final Freighter Delivery to B.C. Cobb Plant at Port of Muskegon

After 70 years of coal deliveries, the Port of Muskegon received its final Great Lakes coal freighter delivery at the B.C. Cobb Plant yesterday.

Read More

Ethan Miller/Getty Images Entertainment
Ethan Miller/Getty Images Entertainment
[

Arena Football Returning to West Michigan

It looks as if Arena Football will be returning to the West Michigan area. It may all be  happening in Muskegon, with the announcement that a team will be coming to the Lakeshore this spring.

Read More

Photo courtesy of GVSU
Photo courtesy of GVSU
[

GVSU Documentary Explores West Michigan Women in Baseball During World War II

A new documentary, which has been developed over the past 10 years by Grand Valley State University students, faculty, staff and alumni, explores the history of West Michigan Women in baseball during World War II.

The film will screen three times in West Michigan before it heads across the country.

Read More

Michael Flippo/ThinkStock
Michael Flippo/ThinkStock
[

Byron Center Survey Focuses on Racial Equity and Neighborhood Change

VoiceGR is an annual survey conducted by researchers at Grand Valley State University’s Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy.

Johnson Center at GVSU has announced that the VoiceGR survey is expanding to include surveys for Byron Center and Muskegon this year with an emphasis on questions focusing on racial equity and neighborhood change.

Read More

Kids' Food Basket
Kids' Food Basket
[

Go Orange Day Is Friday — Wear Orange to Raise Awareness of Childhood Hunger in West Michigan

Join us along with Kids' Food Basket and dozens of schools, businesses and organizations by wearing orange on Friday (March 27) to raise awareness of childhood hunger in West Michigan.

Read More

Allan Pospisil/ThinkStock
Allan Pospisil/ThinkStock
[

Muskegon Now Enforcing Winter Parking Ban

Muskegon Police began issuing tickets to vehicles violating the winter parking ban Thursday night.

Police were already issuing red warning tags, but as of Thursday tickets will be issued for any car parked on a city street between 2 a.m. and 6 a.m.

Read More

Mona Shores High School football/Facebook
Mona Shores High School football/Facebook
[

Mona Shores Football’s Tyree Jackson Named High School Athlete of the Week [Video]

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://rivergrandrapids.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Sign up for The River's Loyal Listeners Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive The River's Loyal Listeners Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.