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Grand-rapids-central

Mel Trotter Ministries Brown Bag Food Drive begins

Mel Trotter Ministries Brown Bag Food Drive beginsEvery year, the Brown Bag Food Drive asks the community to step up and donate non-perishable food to help make Thanksgiving and Christmas food boxes for families in need.
  • Grand-rapids-central
  • 32 minutes ago
Ncaaf

Block 'M' painted green on Michigan campus

Block 'M' painted green on Michigan campusThe block "M'' on the Diag at the University of Michigan has been painted green ahead of the school's football game against Michigan State.
  • Ncaaf
  • 1 hour, 51 minutes ago
Muskegon

Missing Ravenna teen found dead, family confirms suicide

Missing Ravenna teen found dead, family confirms suicideHeidi Horn's family confirmed her death Tuesday night, saying she couldn't take the bullying any longer.
  • Muskegon
  • 7 hours, 53 minutes ago
Health

Snyder: Michigan hospitals ready for Ebola threat

Snyder: Michigan hospitals ready for Ebola threatSnyder gave the update Wednesday, saying the state is aggressively planning and working with hospitals. Two health officials leading Michigan's efforts joined in the announcement along with hospital officials and other state agencies that are involved.
  • Health
  • 5 hours, 3 minutes ago
Crime

Ex-treasurer gets jail for Kenowa Hills embezzlement

Ex-treasurer gets jail for Kenowa Hills embezzlementEx-treasurer also must pay nearly $160,000 in restitution
  • Crime
  • 54 minutes ago
Rockford

Driver in deadly Belding Road crash a no-show for sentencing

Driver in deadly Belding Road crash a no-show for sentencingTara Tappin faces a year in jail after entering a no contest plea for causing a fatal crash on Belding Road.
  • Rockford
  • 1 hour, 17 minutes ago
Wyoming

Consumers Energy's pink flamingo display raises breast cancer awareness

Consumers Energy's pink flamingo display raises breast cancer awarenessPink flamingos have taken over a Grand Rapids office, to raise awareness about breast cancer and breast health.
  • Wyoming
  • 43 minutes ago
13 On Your Side

Serrano peppers sold at Meijer recalled over salmonella concerns

Serrano peppers sold at Meijer recalled over salmonella concernsThe Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development on Tuesday issued a consumer advisory for the peppers, which were supplied by Bailey Farms of Oxford, North Carolina. Michigan says no illnesses have been reported to date.
  • 13 On Your Side
  • 7 hours, 30 minutes ago
Politics

Poll: Snyder leads Schauer, 47%-39%

Poll: Snyder leads Schauer, 47%-39%Snyder's lead over Schauer has grown to 8 points as his support among independent voters has grown, say pollsters.
  • Politics
  • 12 hours, 13 minutes ago
Cars

Feds confused, automakers alarmed over Takata airbags

Feds confused, automakers alarmed over Takata airbagsGovernment total rises, Tokyo investors chary of Takata stock as airbag concern spreads like oil slick
  • Cars
  • 5 hours, 2 minutes ago
Wyoming

Family mourns suicide of bullied boy

Family mourns suicide of bullied boyFamily mourns suicide of bullied boy
  • Wyoming
  • 18 hours, 37 minutes ago
Grand-rapids-central

Slows BBQ to open in Grand Rapids Downtown Market

Slows BBQ to open in Grand Rapids Downtown MarketSlows Bar BQ will begin serving its low-and-slow smoked brisket, ribs and pork in Grand Rapids next spring after being selected as the first of only two restaurants to operate in Grand Rapids' Downtown Market, an innovative $32-million facility showcasing local...
  • Grand-rapids-central
  • 6 hours, 12 minutes ago
Local

Historic Ionia County church gets steeple and bell back

Historic Ionia County church gets steeple and bell backThe 108-year-old bell was taken down a year ago. Church officials had the steeple removed in September 2013 because it was in danger of collapsing.
  • Local
  • 7 hours, 39 minutes ago
Life

Thriller! Chiller! Film Festival begins in G.R.

Thriller! Chiller! Film Festival begins in G.R.Several venues in downtown Grand Rapids are offering movies and more, Wednesday through Saturday. Genres include action, science fiction, horror, and thriller.
  • Life
  • 7 hours, 46 minutes ago
Features

Super Saver: Halloween savings on costumes & candy

Super Saver: Halloween savings on costumes & candyKids costumes starting at $10 and some other spook-tacular savings.
  • Features
  • 7 hours, 52 minutes ago
Comstock-park

Last in local Felony Lane Gang operation pleads guilty

Last in local Felony Lane Gang operation pleads guiltyGroup amassed $33,600 using stolen checks and IDs
  • Comstock-park
  • 22 hours, 18 minutes ago
Lowell

Drunk driver sentenced in mother's death

Drunk driver sentenced in mother's deathThe drunk driver who killed a mother of five in Lowell Township could be heading to prison for more than two decades.
  • Lowell
  • 22 hours, 22 minutes ago
Muskegon

Abandoned home, subject of several complaints, torn down in Muskegon

Abandoned home, subject of several complaints, torn down in Muskegonabandoned home torn down in Muskegon
  • Muskegon
  • 22 hours, 19 minutes ago
Watchdog

Ocwen accused of abuses in NY

Ocwen accused of abuses in NYThe nation's largest servicer of subprime mortgages has engaged in abuses that could potentially harm "hundreds of thousands of borrowers."
  • Watchdog
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Plainfield

Bow hunter found dead by partner

Bow hunter found dead by partnerA Courtland Township man was found dead this morning by his hunting partner.
  • Plainfield
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Comstock-park

Feeding America West Michigan mobile pantry hits milestone

Feeding America West Michigan mobile pantry hits milestoneFeeding America West Michigan mobile pantry hits milestone
  • Comstock-park
  • 22 hours, 11 minutes ago
Money

Gov. Snyder signs bill banning direct Tesla sales

Gov. Snyder signs bill banning direct Tesla salesGovernor Rick Snyder today signed bipartisan legislation aimed at discouraging Tesla Motors from selling its electric cars directly through company stores.
  • Money
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Whitehall-montague

Second victim in Whitehall crash dies

Second victim in Whitehall crash diesColton Wood, 16, died Sunday afternoon at Helen DeVos Children's Hospital.
  • Whitehall-montague
  • 22 hours, 8 minutes ago
Healthy You

Video therapy possible cure for ADHD

Video therapy possible cure for ADHDIt may look like all fun and games but doctors are hoping to have a serious impact on patients but using the power of their own mind.
  • Healthy You
  • 22 hours, 26 minutes ago
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