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Catch Wendy Reed while you work, Middays on Channel 95-7. Tune in to stay current with what’s happening in West Michigan, and for the best mix of hot hits in Grand Rapids. Wendy is equally likely to compliment your cute shoes, condemn you for wearing leggings as pants, or invite you out to drink beer and watch a baseball game. Wendy loves her dog (Harry Potter), New Kids On The Block, live blogging her life, and eating out (aka not having to cook). Her hobbies include Facebook, reading, and pinning crafts on Pinterest that she’ll never make. Stream online at mychannel957.com!
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Michigan Teen Missing After Calling Friend To Say She Was Being Followed

UPDATE (3:30PM): Hayley Turner, has been found safe on the porch of a house in Ecorse.

A search is currently underway for a missing 18-year-old woman who police say told a friend a man with a gun was following her at around 10 p.m. on Thursday.

The Monroe County Sheriff's Office said Friday morning that Hayley Turner was last heard from at the area of Dean Road and Crabb Road, east of Temperance and a few miles north of the Ohio border.She was talking on the phone with a friend when she stopped at the intersection to check on a person she said she saw lying on the side of the road, according to the sheriff's office.

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Category: Michigan News
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Petition Started To Have Weird Al Play Superbowl 49 Halftime Show

Following the great success of the roll out of his latest album "Mandatory Fun", fans of Weird Al Yankovic are petitioning the National Football League to have him play the Super Bowl halftime show.

Weird Al released the videos from the album one by one over a week back in July, and one of the biggest hits among his fans was a song titled "Sports Song".

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Ari Perilstein/Tom P. Whitley/Getty Images
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Justin Bieber Facetimed With Malala Yousafzai – Wait. What?

Last night, Justin Bieber who lately is mostly notorious for being kind of a terrible person and getting into a fight with Orlando Bloom, shared a picture of himself FaceTiming Malala Yousafzai, who is an activist known for her courage, strength and kindness. I don't get the correlation. 

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Ira (Benjamin was abducted by one of my co-workers before I could get a photo of him.)
Ira (Benjamin was abducted by one of my co-workers before I could get a photo of him.)
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Meet Ira & Benjamin – Wendy’s Pets Of The Week

Every Wednesday, the folks from the Humane Society of West Michigan stop by and bring me a new friend to be named as “Wendy’s Pet Of The Week”. This week, Nicole from the Humane Society stopped by with Benjamin and Ira.

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Tanya Klunder of Wyoming Wins Channel 95.7′s Take Me Out to the Ballgame Contest

Congratulations to Tanya Klunder, of Wyoming!

She is the winner of Channel 95.7's Take Me Out to the Ballgame contest!

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Crash Shuts Down Southbound 131 In Wyoming

UPDATE (12:55 PM): Southbound US131 at 36th is now open.

UPDATE (11:15 AM): Northbound US-131 after 44th Street now has all lanes open. Southbound US-131 remains closed at 36th Street.

ORIGINAL STORY: Southbound US-131 is currently closed due to a serious crash just south of 36th Street.

Michigan State Police have confirmed that the crash involved a wrong-way driver.

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Category: Grand Rapids News
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Dad Expertly Catches Foul Ball While Holding Daughter At Tigers’ Game

Most parents are good at multi-tasking, but I don't know if I've ever seen a parent THIS good at multi-tasking.

During a game at Comerica Park between our beloved Detroit Tigers and the Minnesota Twins on Saturday, a dad caught a foul ball one-handed while still holding onto his daughter. You can see a video of his impressive catch below.

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Restaurant Week Grand Rapids Returns August 13-24

Restaurant Week Grand Rapids takes place annually. This is Grand Rapids' time to showcase and celebrate the "Art of Dining Out" tasting earth-to-table menu creations from tons of local restaurants.

Indulge in Michigan's fresh-from-the-farm grown food and treat yourself to fantastic wines, brews, and spirits. Take in the sensory delights of Grand Rapids many restaurants.

Restaurant Week Grand Rapids will return August 13 - 24, 2014. 

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Channel 957 Street Teamers Try Dog Treats [Video]

Sunday was the 12th Annual World's Largest Dog Wash to benefit Gilda's Club Grand Rapids (brought to you by the fine folks at Bissel). Among all of the great freebies we had on hand for your pooch, were some all-natural dog treats called "liver brownies". After reading the ingredients, and realizing that the treats were totally safe for human consumption, our street teamers came up with an idea.

Watch as Julie, Jazmin, and Kylie try the liver brownies (to mixed reviews).

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And The Grandwich Winner IS…

A LOT of people showed up to Rosa Parks Circle in downtown Grand Rapids on Friday, Aug. 1, to sample the Top 10 finalists in this year's Grandwich competition.

Everyone who made a $5 donation to Kids Food Basket could sample the sandwiches and vote for thePeople's Choice winner.

So... who won?

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Wendy Live-Tweets ‘Sharknado 2′

I'm not going to lie, I've already watched "Sharknado 2: The Second One" twice. My love for this series of campy shark/natural disaster movies is slightly troubling, but I just can't get enough of them.

When the movie debuted on Wednesday night, I had my DVR set and my phone fully charged. I was ready to live-tweet the awesome/terribleness of the latest installment. I must say, I wasn't disappointed. Check out my thoughts via my tweets below.

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