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Jim Harbaugh Congratulates GRPD Officer For Beating Cancer and His Retirement [VIDEO]

A recently retired Grand Rapids Police officer who's been battling cancer has received a special message from University of Michigan's Jim Harbaugh. 

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Celebrate The 20th Anniversary Of New Holland Brewery At The Hatter Days Street Festival

My personal favorite West Michigan brewery is celebrating their 20th anniversary on June 10th!  New Holland Brewing is 20 years old and that makes this year's' Hatter Days all the more special...

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The 2017 Ultimate West Michigan Lakeshore Summer Bucket List

The temp is going to hit the 90s this weekend, and that means we'll begin our summer treks to the beach. Why not get busy knocking items off this season's West Michigan Lakeshore Bucket List?

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Google Maps Totally Screwed Up The National Forests In Michigan

If you've been on Google Maps lately you might have overlooked a little detail about Michigan's National Forests that Google got wrong. It's the Manistee National Forest and the Huron National Forest labels, or lack thereof, that jumped out to a Reddit user...

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Israeli Settlers Hold Anti-Disengagement Rally
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West MI’s First ‘Police Ice Cream Truck’ Will Make its Debut in Holland Today!

While we respect the hard work and all that officers do, police are not always highlighted in the best manner. So in order to strengthen the relationship between cops and the community, the city of Holland will be rolling out a Police Ice Cream Truck Tuesday, 6/6...

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Michigan Family To Bike 1,200 Miles On A Tandem Bike To Fight Childhood Cancer

Meet the Helminen family.  They plan to bike 1,200 miles across the state of Michigan to help raise money to fight cancer.  They’re doing as part of The Great Cycle Challenge USA...

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Did You Know You Can Give Panhandlers in G.R. a Redeemable Voucher Instead of Money?

If you drive or walk through Grand Rapids, especially downtown, you are bound to see a panhandler or two on the side of the road asking for money...

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Is Shipt About To Start Alcohol Delivery In West Michigan? Yes!

GOOD NEWS!! Soon Shipt will start delivering alcohol with your groceries from Meijer!

Here’s the deal though, it’s not been announced officially...

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Watch The Griffin’s Game Winning Goal In Double Overtime [Video]

Just in case you may have been living under a rock for the last month, the Grand Rapids Griffins have been battling through the AHL Playoffs and are now up two games to zero over the Syracuse Crunch in the Calder Cup...

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Dunkin' Donuts Launches Its Version Of Croissant Doughnut
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Happy Doughnut Day! Here’s Where You Can Get Discounted Doughnuts

Today, June 2nd is National Doughnut Day and people all over will be celebrating by eating more doughnuts than they normally do. Of course, doughnut shops around the country will be celebrating by offering deals and freebies on this delicious dessert...

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GRPD Body Cam Video Of Fatal Shooting of Malik Carey Is Harrowing [Video]

Police body cam footage of the fatal shooting May 3 of Malik Carey in Grand Rapids has been released, and it makes you fully understand the unanticipated dangers of police work.

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Who Remembers Bill Knapp’s?

I do, that's for sure. The fried chicken, meat loaf, au gratin potatoes, mmmm, special soups, and, ahhhh, the chocolate cake. What a meal.

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