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Grand Rapids Metro

Experts explain how nondiscrimination ordinances work

Experts explain how nondiscrimination ordinances workThirty-seven Michigan communities have ordinances protecting the LGBT community from discrimination.
  • Grand Rapids Metro
  • 9 hours, 33 minutes ago
News

Only 3 wolves left on Michigan's Isle Royale

Only 3 wolves left on Michigan's Isle RoyaleThe discovery was made during Michigan Tech's annual winter survey of the nearly undisturbed, 206-square-mile island.
  • News
  • 7 hours, 2 minutes ago
Wyoming

Second person arrested in Wyoming gas station shooting

Second person arrested in Wyoming gas station shootingOfficers responded to the Family Fare gas station at 28th & Burlingame following reports of two men shooting at each other.
  • Wyoming
  • 8 hours, 26 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers beat White Sox with walk-off hit

Tigers beat White Sox with walk-off hitThe crowd of 33,084 who came out Comerica Park this afternoon were treated to a great pitching duel
  • Tigers
  • 12 hours, 42 minutes ago
Grand-rapids-central

Final walls of G.R. Press building come down

Final walls of G.R. Press building come downThe final walls of the former Grand Rapids Press building were demolished Friday.
  • Grand-rapids-central
  • 5 hours, 58 minutes ago
Wyoming

Prop. 1 discussed in Wyoming Friday

Prop. 1 discussed in Wyoming FridayThe nonpartisan Citizens Research Council made the presentation, along with state Senator Peter MacGregor, who supports Prop. 1.
  • Wyoming
  • 9 hours, 31 minutes ago
Rockford

'Prevent the Pit' signs posted in Rockford

'Prevent the Pit' signs posted in RockfordThe group says loud machinery and an unsightly sand pit is not what they want to see each day in the area.
  • Rockford
  • 13 hours, 48 minutes ago
Local

Missing Portage man found safe in Illinois

Missing Portage man found safe in IllinoisAround 10 p.m. Friday, Forshee was found safe; he had made his way to McHenry County, Illinois.
  • Local
  • 6 hours, 9 minutes ago
News

Muskegon pastor plans Dieseltec protest

Muskegon pastor plans Dieseltec protestRev. Robert Teszlewicz said he disagreed with the sentiment expressed by Dieseltec owner Brian Klawiter.
  • News
  • 13 hours, 26 minutes ago
Local

Kinzler Foundation helps grieving families put family first

Kinzler Foundation helps grieving families put family firstThe Jason Kinzler Family First Foundation is a unique organization that helps grieving families with financial support.
  • Local
  • 9 hours, 26 minutes ago
Nation Now

Did ESPN get Britt McHenry's suspension wrong?

Did ESPN get Britt McHenry's suspension wrong?ESPN reacted swiftly Thursday when a surveillance video of reporter Britt McHenry berating a tow-truck company employee went viral.
  • Nation Now
  • 13 hours, 52 minutes ago
Take Five

Dancing with the Stars pros visit Take 5

Dancing with the Stars pros visit Take 5Dancing pros Karina Smirnoff and Edyta Sliwinska from Dancing with the Stars visited Take Five and Company ahead of their show Friday evening at DeVos Place.
  • Take Five
  • 15 hours, 41 minutes ago
Take Five

DeltaPlex hosting Brew Ha Ha this weekend

DeltaPlex hosting Brew Ha Ha this weekendSee what's new at the Brew Ha Ha!
  • Take Five
  • 9 hours, 30 minutes ago
Grand-rapids-south

Masked men pistol whip, rob woman

Masked men pistol whip, rob womanPolice say after the masked men hit the woman, they made everyone inside the home get on the ground.
  • Grand-rapids-south
  • 17 hours, 15 minutes ago
Ada-cascade

Diving coach charged with sex crimes against 15-year-old

Diving coach charged with sex crimes against 15-year-oldDon Glass, 34, faces three counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct, two counts of second-degree criminal sexual conduct, and two other felony charges.
  • Ada-cascade
  • 9 hours, 34 minutes ago
Komando

10 killer apps you shouldn't live without

10 killer apps you shouldn't live withoutHere are some new innovative apps to add to your smartphone or tablet.
  • Komando
  • 21 hours, 59 minutes ago
Lowell

Whites Bridge to be rebuilt

Whites Bridge to be rebuiltA historic bridge in Ionia County that burned in July of 2013 will be rebuilt.
  • Lowell
  • 20 hours, 47 minutes ago
Lakeshore

Evacuations in Saugatuck after gas leak

Evacuations in Saugatuck after gas leakThe leak was reported around 9:15 a.m. on Hoffman Street between Butler Street and Water Street.
  • Lakeshore
  • 18 hours, 21 minutes ago
Grandville-hudsonville-jenison

Grandville shop owner receiving threats after anti-gay post

Grandville shop owner receiving threats after anti-gay postA West Michigan auto shop owner writes he "would not hesitate to refuse service to an openly gay person," and now contends he's being threatened.
  • Grandville-hudsonville-jenison
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Local

Lawyer analyzes legality of refusing service to gays

Lawyer analyzes legality of refusing service to gaysA Grandville auto shop owner says he will deny service to anyone who is openly gay.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
News

New owner moves into Grand Rapids pipe organ house

New owner moves into Grand Rapids pipe organ houseNew owner moves into Grand Rapids pipe organ house
  • News
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Muskegon

No Steel Horse Alley for Bike Time in 2015

No Steel Horse Alley for Bike Time in 2015Muskegon Bike Time will not be creating Steel Horse Alley in downtown Muskegon for 2015.
  • Muskegon
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
News

Teacher creates heartwrenching, inspiring lesson

Teacher creates heartwrenching, inspiring lessonA teacher at Denver Public Schools wanted to find a way to better understand her students, and the result, shared on Twitter, is both heart-wrenching and moving.
  • News
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Sports

Deyonta Davis shows stuff in all-star game

Deyonta Davis shows stuff in all-star gameDeyonta Davis scores 4 points in All Star game
  • Sports
  • 4 hours, 30 minutes ago
Grand Rapids Metro

G.R. Cribbage Club celebrates 100 years

G.R. Cribbage Club celebrates 100 yearsGrand Rapids Cribbage Club celebrates 100 years of existence
  • Grand Rapids Metro
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Muskegon

Muskegon ISD launches grassroots "promise"

Muskegon ISD launches grassroots "promise"The Muskegon Area Intermediate School District launched an effort Wednesday to promise college scholarships to area students.
  • Muskegon
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Local

Rain barrel workshops work to protect water resources

Rain barrel workshops work to protect water resourcesDespite recent heavy rainfall, West Michigan is abnormally dry according to experts.
  • Local
  • 21 hours, 21 minutes ago
Local

Fort Custer possible for new missile defense site

Fort Custer possible for new missile defense siteThe House Committee on Military and Veterans Affairs recommended the resolution, 9-0, and it now heads to the House floor for a vote.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Grand Rapids Metro

GR Forward plans to have draft plan next month

GR Forward plans to have draft plan next monthAfter hearing from more than 3,000 people, GR Forward is getting closer to having a development plan for downtown Grand Rapids that's in line with what the people want.
  • Grand Rapids Metro
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Local

New reward set up in Montcalm County murder case

New reward set up in Montcalm County murder caseReward established to help find the killer of 80 year old man
  • Local
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Grandville

Business would refuse service to gay customers

Business would refuse service to gay customersDieseltec owner Brian Klawiter said he wants to run his business how he wants and serve who he wants.
  • Grandville
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Sports

GRIFFINS REACH 100 POINTS WITH 2-1 WIN OVER CHARLOTTE

GRIFFINS REACH 100 POINTS WITH 2-1 WIN OVER CHARLOTTEGriffins beat Checkers 2-1 at Van Andel Arena
  • Sports
  • 4 hours, 37 minutes ago
Grand Rapids Metro

Spectrum Health gets almost $200K from Komen group

Spectrum Health gets almost $200K from Komen groupSusan G. Komen Michigan announced Thursday it's awarding Spectrum Health a grant of nearly $200,000.
  • Grand Rapids Metro
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Crime

GH man accused of stalking teen girl with binoculars

GH man accused of stalking teen girl with binocularsAuthorities say the man may have been stalking a teenage girl for weeks.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Sports

Lumberjacks Fall 4-2, Series Tied 1-1

Lumberjacks Fall 4-2, Series Tied 1-1Youngstown ties series up 1-1
  • Sports
  • 4 hours, 42 minutes ago
Local

Jury selected; Newaygo murder trial starts Monday

Jury selected; Newaygo murder trial starts MondayAfter two days, two juries have been selected for a Newaygo murder from 1989.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
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