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Elections

Sen. Rand Paul visits Grand Rapids

Sen. Rand Paul visits Grand RapidsKentucky Senator and GOP presidential candidate Rand Paul stopped in Grand Rapids Monday and received the endorsement of local U.S. Representative Justin Amash.
  • Elections
  • 5 hours, 8 minutes ago
News

Man who helped run Kent County pot ring gets 14 years

Man who helped run Kent County pot ring gets 14 yearsOrganization is responsible for putting an estimated 334 pounds of pot on the streets
  • News
  • 5 hours, 35 minutes ago
News

The day Michigan became 1st state to ban death penalty

The day Michigan became 1st state to ban death penaltyIt was 169 years ago today that Michigan became the first state to outlaw capital punishment.
  • News
  • 7 hours, 28 minutes ago
Local

Expert: Difficult to identify quake's cause

Expert: Difficult to identify quake's causeBecause this type of earthquake is rare, there's not a lot of science to explain it.
  • Local
  • 5 hours, 2 minutes ago
Elections

Wisconsin Gov. Walker hits campaign trail in Michigan

Wisconsin Gov. Walker hits campaign trail in MichiganHe joined a crowded field of possible presidential candidates in Michigan on Monday.
  • Elections
  • 3 hours, 22 minutes ago
Elections

Ben Carson announces presidential run

Ben Carson announces presidential run"I'm Ben Carson, and I'm a candidate for president of the United States," Carson told supporters at a rally Monday.
  • Elections
  • 10 hours, 22 minutes ago
Crime

New murder charge in 2012 Iron Coffins case

New murder charge in 2012 Iron Coffins caseMarion Barroso, 66, of Battle Creek is charged with open murder and felony firearm.
  • Crime
  • 1 hour, 39 minutes ago
Michigan

U-M grads' rendition of fight song will give you chills

U-M grads' rendition of fight song will give you chillsA video has gone viral after the group's rendition of the school's fight song was posted on Facebook.
  • Michigan
  • 53 minutes ago
Nation

Traffic cop killed both attackers at Mohammed exhibit in Texas

Traffic cop killed both attackers at Mohammed exhibit in TexasPolice say Phoenix roommates sought to kill 200 people viewing depictions of Islam's prophet.
  • Nation
  • 6 hours, 49 minutes ago
People

New little princess is named Charlotte Elizabeth Diana

New little princess is named Charlotte Elizabeth DianaWill and Kate named their new bundle of joy.
  • People
  • 8 hours, 4 minutes ago
Money

Chipotle reveals its guacamole recipe

Chipotle reveals its guacamole recipeNeed a good guacamole recipe for your Cinco de Mayo party?
  • Money
  • 10 hours, 20 minutes ago
Greenville

Deputy, two others suffer minor injuries in crash

Deputy, two others suffer minor injuries in crashThree people, including a Montcalm County Sheriff's deputy, suffered minor injuries in a crash Saturday afternoon.
  • Greenville
  • 11 hours, 12 minutes ago
Comstock-park

Founder of Keller Ford passes away

Founder of Keller Ford passes awayA Grand Rapids auto dealer, a "great, great guy," has passed away.
  • Comstock-park
  • 13 hours, 56 minutes ago
Muskegon

Man found dead on Muskegon bench

Man found dead on Muskegon benchAn Oceana County man was found dead sitting on a Muskegon bench over the weekend.
  • Muskegon
  • 14 hours, 24 minutes ago
Nation

Fiorina jumps into GOP presidential race

Fiorina jumps into GOP presidential raceFormer Hewlett-Packard executive has never held public office.
  • Nation
  • 15 hours, 55 minutes ago
Elections

Tuesday ballot issues around West Michigan

Tuesday ballot issues around West MichiganProposal 1 is the big state-wide ballot issue Tuesday, but several local areas have other issues on the ballot.
  • Elections
  • 13 hours, 1 minute ago
Watercooler

It's May - Be Aware

It's May - Be AwareWe are four days into May, but there are still plenty of reasons to be aware this month.
  • Watercooler
  • 13 hours, 39 minutes ago
Grbj

GRBJ: Michigan monitoring poultry for bird flu

GRBJ: Michigan monitoring poultry for bird fluA new strain from Asia may be spread by migrating waterfowl.
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  • 15 hours, 37 minutes ago
Holland-zeeland

Tulip Time helps Holland economy

Tulip Time helps Holland economyThe 86th year of Holland's Tulip Time generates tens of millions of dollars for Michigan businesses each year
  • Holland-zeeland
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Grand-rapids-south

Fire destroys Kalamazoo Ave. home

Fire destroys Kalamazoo Ave. homeFire was burning throughout the home and its garage when crews arrived.
  • Grand-rapids-south
  • 9 hours, 56 minutes ago
News

Northbound US 31 back open after deadly crash

Northbound US 31 back open after deadly crashUS 31 is open in both directions after an overnight deadly crash caused lane closures just north of Chicago Drive.
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  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
News

Woman killed in Kalamazoo County crash

Woman killed in Kalamazoo County crashWoman killed in Kalamazoo County crash
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  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Local

Business owner in Galesburg recalls moment of quake

Business owner in Galesburg recalls moment of quakeThe owner of an antiques store in Galesburg, near the center of Saturday's earthquake, recalls the moment her shop shook.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Local

4.2 earthquake centered near Kalamazoo

4.2 earthquake centered near KalamazooUSGS measured the quake at magnitude 4.2 and said it was centered south of Galesburg in Kalamazoo County.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Local

Sat. earthquake 2nd strongest in state history

Sat. earthquake 2nd strongest in state historyBellini said Michigan has had only one other earthquake of this magnitude, a 4.6 earthquake that shook the state in August 1947. Its epicenter was close to Saturday's - about 30 miles to the southeast.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Local

Earthquake strikes during Nepal relief sermon

Earthquake strikes during Nepal relief sermonPastor Michael Taylor was speaking to the congregation at the Paw Paw Seventh-day Adventist Church when the tremor began.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Local

Students can study quakes with seismographs in class

Students can study quakes with seismographs in classRemus Chippewa Hill students are able to measure earthquakes in class
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  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
News

Cyclist killed in Holland crash

Cyclist killed in Holland crashThe investigation forced police to close southbound River Avenue and 18th Street for nearly three hours.
  • News
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Grand Rapids Metro

Motorcyclist killed on S-Curve

Motorcyclist killed on S-CurveIt happened on southbound US-131 under westbound I-196 around 5 p.m. Friday.
  • Grand Rapids Metro
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Raw Data

Which Michigan county has the worst roads?

Which Michigan county has the worst roads?There's plenty of competition for the county with the worst roads...
  • Raw Data
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Nhl

Wings' Babcock, Holland Talk about Future

Wings' Babcock, Holland Talk about FutureKen Holland and Mike Babcock drove to Gran Rapids together to watch Griffins, discuss future
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  • 6 hours, 5 minutes ago
Contests

Wild Kratts Live! Contest

Wild Kratts Live! ContestWild Kratts Live! Contest
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  • 7 hours, 16 minutes ago
Take Five

Take Five Book Club: The Goldfinch

Take Five Book Club: The GoldfinchThe Take 5 Book Club discusses "The Goldfinch."
  • Take Five
  • 12 hours, 7 minutes ago
Life

Meet GR's New Restaurant .... Tom+Chee

Meet GR's New Restaurant .... Tom+CheeCheck out the new Tom+Chee restaurant in Grandville!
  • Life
  • 12 hours, 10 minutes ago
Take Five

Box Office Mom - Avengers: Age of Ultron

Box Office Mom - Avengers: Age of UltronTake Five's Box Office Mom reviews the new Avengers movie.
  • Take Five
  • 12 hours, 12 minutes ago
Take Five

Make Me Over: Mother's Day

Make Me Over: Mother's DaySee our Mother's Day makeover winner's new look.
  • Take Five
  • 12 hours, 15 minutes ago
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