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Say it ain't snow! Winter storm forecast this weekend

Say it ain't snow! Winter storm forecast this weekendA storm will deliver a swath of snow from the Midwest to the East Coast.
  • Weather
  • 6 hours, 54 minutes ago
Grand Rapids Metro

Body found in Grand River identified

Body found in Grand River identifiedPolice have retrieved a body found on the east bank of the Grand River near downtown.
  • Grand Rapids Metro
  • 18 hours, 17 minutes ago
Wyoming

Neighbor, homes grazed by stray bullets in Wyoming shootout

Neighbor, homes grazed by stray bullets in Wyoming shootoutRicardo Sandoval was taking care of business Friday, a day after a bullet nicked his abdomen inside his home. Sandoval helped a siding contractor measure his home, which was damaged by gunfire in Thursday's shooting that police say was started by a neighbor, Al...
  • Wyoming
  • 20 hours, 52 minutes ago
Local

Drugs may have contributed to MSU student's death

Drugs may have contributed to MSU student's deathA 21-year-old male Michigan State University student died after he was found unresponsive.
  • Local
  • 23 hours, 8 minutes ago
Nation Now

Fake cop pulls over real cop

Fake cop pulls over real copThe fake cop is being held without bond.
  • Nation Now
  • 23 hours, 33 minutes ago
Nation

Balloonists land in Mexico after record-setting Pacific flight

Balloonists land in Mexico after record-setting Pacific flightThe pilots took off Sunday in Japan.
  • Nation
  • 6 hours, 9 minutes ago
The Morning Features

Annual Robert Kozminski Memorial Basketball game

Annual Robert Kozminski Memorial Basketball gameAnnual Robert Kozminski Memorial Basketball game
  • The Morning Features
  • 6 hours, 54 minutes ago
Local

Firefighters respond to northern Kent Co. garage fire

Firefighters respond to northern Kent Co. garage fireFlames were reported in a garage attached to a house in the 14000 block of Hanna Avenue, south of Solon Street, around 10:30 Friday night.
  • Local
  • 17 hours, 12 minutes ago
Grand Rapids Metro

Kent Co. Sgt. pleads to DUI charge

Kent Co. Sgt. pleads to DUI chargeA Kent County Sheriff's Department Sergeant pleaded guilty this morning to driving "super drunk".
  • Grand Rapids Metro
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Holland-zeeland

Holland council to vote on lifting overnight parking ban

Holland council to vote on lifting overnight parking banNext week, city council members will take a final vote to decide whether to lift the long-standing ban, at least during some months of the year.
  • Holland-zeeland
  • 20 hours, 50 minutes ago
Watchdog

The Better Business Bureau's top 10 scams of 2014

The Better Business Bureau's top 10 scams of 2014Better Business Bureau hears from thousands of consumers and business owners every year about a variety of scams and frauds. Many are new twists on existing scams, but scammers get more sophisticated every year in how they spoof trusted names and how they fool...
  • Watchdog
  • 20 hours, 53 minutes ago
Grand-rapids-north

Man charged for threatening bus driver with hatchet

Man charged for threatening bus driver with hatchetA Grand Rapids man was formally charged Friday morning for threatening a Rapid bus driver with a hatchet.
  • Grand-rapids-north
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Local

CPA: Affordable Care Act complicates 2014 income taxes

CPA: Affordable Care Act complicates 2014 income taxes"Now that the Affordable Care Act has been implemented, arguably this tax filing season could be the most complicated taxpayers have ever seen."
  • Local
  • 21 hours, 2 minutes ago
Politics

MDOT director: Proposal One funding long overdue

MDOT director: Proposal One funding long overdueOn May 5, voters will decide on Proposal One, which will raise the state sales tax from 6 to 7 percent. If approved, that will raise $1.2 billion in road funding.
  • Politics
  • 20 hours, 53 minutes ago
Local

Michigan Lottery drawings have some people seeing double

Michigan Lottery drawings have some people seeing doubleThe winning numbers for the Midday Daily 4 on Thursday afternoon and the Daily 4 numbers drawn that evening were the same: zero, two, two and nine.
  • Local
  • 23 hours, 57 minutes ago
Walker

Parolee to stand trial for Dec. 29 Walker motel killing

Parolee to stand trial for Dec. 29 Walker motel killingThe man accused of killing an elderly man at a Walker hotel will stand trial.
  • Walker
  • 20 hours, 51 minutes ago
Ncaaf

Source: Brady Hoke won't be next CMU coach

Source: Brady Hoke won't be next CMU coachFormer Michigan football coach Brady Hoke is not in the mix to be the new coach at Central Michigan.
  • Ncaaf
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Local

The most romantic state? Michigan

The most romantic state? MichiganSo says Redbox, whose research shows residents in Michigan watched more romantic movies in 2014 than any other state.
  • Local
  • 23 hours, 25 minutes ago
Healthy You

Get Fit in 2015: MVP offers four options to exercise

Get Fit in 2015: MVP offers four options to exerciseFor the next 12 weeks, WZZM 13's Valerie Lego, Alana Nehring, and Jennifer Pascua are making a commitment to get fit in 2015.
  • Healthy You
  • 20 hours, 58 minutes ago
Elections

Mitt Romney decides against 2016 presidential race

Mitt Romney decides against 2016 presidential raceRomney says it's time for other leaders in GOP to become 2016 presidential nominee.
  • Elections
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Rockford

Rockford post office re-opens after threat

Rockford post office re-opens after threatThe post office in downtown Rockford has reopened after being evacuated because of a bomb threat.
  • Rockford
  • 21 hours, 3 minutes ago
News

Brother of lieutenant governor suspected in Ionia hit & run

Brother of lieutenant governor suspected in Ionia hit & runA younger brother of Lt. Gov. Brian Calley is a suspect in a Wednesday hit and run incident at an Ionia County service station, the Free Press has learned.
  • News
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Local

Probation officer uses son's story to expose heroin

Probation officer uses son's story to expose heroinA dramatic rise in heroin cases and prescription drug abuse is leading to a new conversation in Ottawa County.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Crime

Kent Co. business, home break-ins under investigation

Kent Co. business, home break-ins under investigationThe break-ins were all reported this week.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
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