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Danielle Cole via Facebook
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West MI Woman’s Post About Abandoned Puppy Goes Viral

Last Friday, Danielle Cole’s husband saw one of the saddest scenes that can happen to a pet; an owner threw his dog out of his pickup and drove off.

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Haunted Grand Rapids: The St. Cecilia Music Center

It's that time of year again, when ghost and goblin stories either freak you out, or give you the desire to explore and prove the stories wrong.

On our tour of Haunted Grand Rapids, our first stop is the St. Cecilia Music Center on Ransom St. NE. Is it haunted?

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West Michigan’s OK Conference Bans ‘USA’ Chant From Sporting Events

Gone are the days of hearing the chant 'U-S-A, U-S-A' in West Michigan. At least at high school sporting events.

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kristenanniebell via Instagram
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Kristen Bell And Dax Shepard Still In West Michigan

Over Labor Day weekend, Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard were spotted downtown Grand Rapids.  It appears they are still in West Michigan, enjoying some lake time...

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Potential Bill Would Raise Beer Tax Over 200% in Michigan!

If passed, a new bill would raise the beer tax in Michigan by 244%.

The bill was pitched by a West Michigan representative, from Byron Center, earlier this week...

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Colorado Trolls Michigan With Ludicrous Fake Line Up

Here’s something you may not know about Michigan Wolverines' football coach Jim Harbaugh - one of his coaching strategies is the fact that nowhere in his khaki pockets will you find a depth chart on game day (as he never releases one before a game).

And knowing that, the Colorado Buffaloes decided to have a little fun at the expense of their Michigan opponent this week.

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West Michigan Man Wins A Van For Being A Local Hero [Video]

Dave Hastings, who founded a local charity in honor of his wife, has won a national contest for being a Local Hero. 

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Meet Carson – Christine’s Pet of the Week!

Carson will make a great addition to ANY type of home that's why you need to go visit him at the Humane Society of West Michigan!

Carson is 1 ½ years old and is a white Terrier mix...

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Derek Jeter Comes Home To Kalamazoo [Photos]

Former New York Yankee shortstop and future Hall of Famer Derek Jeter returned to his old neighborhood in Kalamazoo and reflected upon his roots.

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Grand Rapids Police Department Recruiting via Facebook
Grand Rapids Police Department Recruiting via Facebook
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GRPD is Hiring and They’ll Pay For Training

Have you ever thought about being a Grand Rapids police officer?  GRPD is looking to hire new officers and experience is not a issue.

Grand Rapids Police Department is willing to send you to Grand Valley State University’s Police Academy for free as well as pay you during the 16 week class...

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GVSU Sets Record Enrollment With Over 25,000 Students

Grand Valley State University reports they have set new enrollment records including: total enrollment, first-year students, minority students and those living on campus.

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South Haven Pier Closed for Lighthouse Renovation

The iconic red lighthouse on South Haven's South Pier is getting a makeover.

Construction began Tuesday on the 114 year-old West Michigan landmark.

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