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Rockford Public Schools Lockdown Lifted Following Bomb Threat

All campuses in the Rockford Public School District were placed on lockdown Friday morning after a bomb threat.

The lockdown started around 10:30 a.m. after the superintendent’s office received a bomb threat against the district in general.

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Meijer-97.9 WGRD High School Athlete of the Week: Hopkins Football’s Quincy Collings and Wyatt Stegeman

The Hopkins High School football team's halfback pair of Quincy Collings and Wyatt Stegeman share honors as this week's Meijer-97.9 WGRD High School Athlete of the Week.

Hopkins has its regular-season finale at 7 p.m. tonight against Godwin Heights in Wyoming. Stegeman and Collings are two big reasons why the Vikings could claim the Ottawa-Kent (OK) Conference Silver Division title outright in addition to reaching the postseason for the ninth consecutive year.

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BaCon: A Bacon & Beer Celebration Nov. 8; Top 5 Jim Gaffigan Bacon Jokes [Sponsored]

BaCon: A Bacon & Beer Celebration is back for its second annual event Nov. 8 at The DeltaPlex Arena & Conference Center.

BaCon features bacon-inspired dishes and drinks for the celebration of all things bacon, and tickets are currently on sale.

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Halloween Trick-or-Treat Times Across West Michigan

Looking to trick or treat in your community or elsewhere? This list will let you know when trick or treat is happening in each area of West Michigan!

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20 Completely Batty Facts From ‘The Dark Knight’ in One Video

'The Dark Knight' is one of the most popular superhero movies ever. Heck, it might even be one of the most popular movies of any genre in the past 10 years. But, even if you think you've seen and read all there is on 'The Dark Knight,' you still might not know everything there is to know about one of the biggest movies of all-time.

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Missing Ravenna Teen Found Dead, Family Confirms Suicide

Bullying is being cited as the reason for a Muskegon County teenager's suicide.

Heidi Horn's family confirmed her death Tuesday night, stating that she couldn't take being bullied any longer.

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Meet Socco — Wendy’s Pet Of The Week

Wednesdays are my favorite days here at Channel 95.7, because the Humane Society of West Michigan stops by and brings me a new animal to fall in love with.

Today, Trudy Ender from the Humane Society brought in Socco, and I'm pretty sure everyone in the office immediately fell in love with him. 

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From my only, but very memorable, trip to Slow's in Detroit.
From my only, but very memorable, trip to Slow's in Detroit.
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Detroit’s Slow’s Bar B Q To Open Location In Grand Rapids’ Downtown Market

People waited with bated breath Tuesday afternoon for an announcement from Grand Rapids' Downtown Market. Many speculated about what the announcement would entail, and I'm pretty happy about what it ended up being. Detroit's Slow's Bar B Q will be opening a location in the Downtown Market in Spring 2015. 

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Parents Of 12-Year-Old Murder Suspect Charged With Child Abuse

Kent County prosecutors have charged the parents of a 12-year-old murder suspect with felony child abuse.

Anita Lawhorn and her husband Bernard Harrold have both been charged with third-degree child abuse. They are accused of assaulting Lawhorn’s 12-year-old son Jamarion, who has been charged with murdering a 9-year-old boy in August.

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Fury’ Rages Past ‘Gone Girl’

Brad Pitt's new World War II drama 'Fury' opened at number at the box office and has officially defined what this October has been about: long, R-rated movies featuring huge movie stars bucking the usual trends and out-grossing their family friendly competition. Between this and 'Gone Girl,' it looks like grown adults are heading to their multiplex more than ever these days.

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West Michigan Online Job Fair

The West Michigan Online Job Fair is focused on helping connect people in West Michigan with employers in finding employment opportunities that matter.

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