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High Winds Leave Thousands Without Power in West Michigan

Sunday night's severe weather and high winds left nearly 200,000 without power across Michigan, including over 20,000 in West Michigan.

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Matt Milhouse
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Tanger Outlets Grand Rapids Opening Morning [Photos]

Thousands are heading to the new Tanger Outlets mall in Byron Township which opened today at 10AM.

See the crowds at this morning's opening!

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Corrections Officer Assaulted at the Michigan Reformatory in Ionia

A spokesperson with the Michigan Department of Corrections says the officer was hit in the back of the head, knocking him unconscious.

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Go “Glamping” in Northern Michigan!

Love camping but hate the hard work and grunge that comes along with it? Don't fret because "Glamping" has come to Northern Michigan!

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Almond is TOO cute!
Almond is TOO cute!
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Meet Almond – Christine’s Pet of the Week!

YAY! My first kitty! Brooke, from the Humane Society of West Michigan, brought in Almond, a 2 month old, domestic short-haired kitten. He is a lovable, precious and curious kitten waiting to go home to some

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Maciej Korzekwa/ Thinkstock
Maciej Korzekwa/ Thinkstock
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Muskegon Heights Gets Assistance from Michigan State Police [Video]

Muskegon Heights joins Detroit, Flint, Pontiac, and Saginaw as a Michigan State Police "Secure City."

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Tanger Outlet Opens In Seven Days!

Seventy-five name-brand stores are set to open a week from today!

On July 31, Tanger Outlet Mall will open it's doors to the public. While construction is still ongoing, the mall is still set to open on time

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Lacy is a HAPPY girl!
Lacy is a HAPPY girl!
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Meet Lacy – Christine’s Pet of the Week

Another week, another dog! I love dogs and I absolutely ADORED Lacy!

Lacy was this weeks Pet of the Week and she is a 7-year-old Beagle Mix. Because of her age that makes her part of the Silver Paw Society which means she is FREE! Trust me, this girl would be worth any dollar amount but the fact that she's free means she should be adopted ASAP!

Lacy is very playful and lovable, but she's also an older dog so she would do great with a family that she can relax with. She would also do best i

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Patrick McGill/Getty Images
Patrick McGill/Getty Images
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Hundreds Attend Bone Marrow Drive For West Michigan Girl [Video]

Monday we posted a story about a young West Michigan 9 year old little girl who is fighting a battle with leukemia. This is Lola DeYoung's 3rd battle with this horrible disease after first being diagnosed in 2011

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Devonyu/ThinkStock
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New Scams Popping Up Around West Michigan

The Ionia County Sheriff's Office took to Facebook today to warn residents about a few scams that have popped up in the area recently.

One scam involves an "unmarked" police vehicle, while another involves extortion and compromising photos. 

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West Michigan Girl Looking For a Miracle

Lola DeYoung, a nine year old from Grandville has Leukemia, a battle she's had for nearly half her life. The family is now looking for a bone marrow donor to help provided therapy after two failed treatments.

The only problem? No one in the family or in the 20 million person registry match Lola's DNA.

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This was the only way Doris would let us get a picture!
This was the only way Doris would let us get a picture!
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Doris – Christine’s Pet of the Week

Today was my first Pet of the Week segment and I was so excited about it because I love animals especially dogs! & My first "Pet of the Week" pet couldn't have been more adorable!

Audrey from the Humane Society of West Michigan broug

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