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Healthy You

Allergy season is here; trees are to blame

Allergy season is here; trees are to blameIf you have a runny nose, itchy skin, or you've been sneezing and coughing a lot lately, you could be suffering from season allergies which tend to flare up in spring.
  • Healthy You
  • 8 hours, 13 minutes ago
Rockford

G.R. native finishes 7th at Boston Marathon

G.R. native finishes 7th at Boston MarathonGrand Rapids native Dathan Ritzenhein had a strong showing in the 119th Boston Marathon, finishing in seventh place.
  • Rockford
  • 10 hours, 28 minutes ago
Walker

Sidewalks being added along more of Alpine

Sidewalks being added along more of AlpineThe work is being done on the west side of Alpine between Three Mile and Center Drive.
  • Walker
  • 2 hours, 59 minutes ago
Ada-cascade

Meijer Gardens celebrates 20 years, new sculpture

Meijer Gardens celebrates 20 years, new sculptureThe facility celebrated its 20th anniversary by dedicating a new statue: a large-scale piece named the Iron Tree.
  • Ada-cascade
  • 7 hours, 53 minutes ago
Money

McDonald's all-day-breakfast test in gear

McDonald's all-day-breakfast test in gearFast-food company hopes Millennials want McMuffins 24/7.
  • Money
  • 5 hours, 31 minutes ago
Local

Work starts on The Outfield apartments at Lansing ballpark

Work starts on The Outfield apartments at Lansing ballparkThe four-story building will have as many as 84 apartments when it's finished by the start of the Lansing Lugnuts' next season in April 2016.
  • Local
  • 6 hours, 30 minutes ago
Politics

TRIP reports on road conditions ahead of Prop. 1 vote

TRIP reports on road conditions ahead of Prop. 1 voteA new push to generate support for Proposal 1 came to Grand Rapids Monday.
  • Politics
  • 6 hours, 47 minutes ago
Muskegon

Student finds, releases Mace at Muskegon Heights school

Student finds, releases Mace at Muskegon Heights schoolIt happened just before 3 p.m. at Edgewood Elementary Academy and caused an early dismissal.
  • Muskegon
  • 9 hours, 23 minutes ago
News

3rd member of disbanded U of M frat arraigned

3rd member of disbanded U of M frat arraignedStudent charged of malicious destruction of a building could face years in prison
  • News
  • 11 hours, 39 minutes ago
Crime

How 4 teens became murderers without killing anyone

How 4 teens became murderers without killing anyoneThe case of four young men from Elkhart, who are each serving a five-decade sentence for a murder they did not commit, brings attention to a decades-old controversial and highly criticized but widely used doctrine of criminal law.
  • Crime
  • 19 hours, 22 minutes ago
Nation Now

Transgender man leads 'Men's Health' cover contest in popular votes

Transgender man leads 'Men's Health' cover contest in popular votesHe's ahead by more than 30,000 popular votes.
  • Nation Now
  • 12 hours, 40 minutes ago
Traffic

More road construction projects begin

More road construction projects beginMore area road construction projects got underway for the spring and summer.
  • Traffic
  • 9 hours, 56 minutes ago
Local

So, why is 4/20 significant to marijuana culture?

So, why is 4/20 significant to marijuana culture?April 20 has long stood as the unofficial day to celebrate cannabis, however many people do not know why.
  • Local
  • 15 hours, 5 minutes ago
Greenville

Man pinned in vehicle for several hours

Man pinned in vehicle for several hoursA Gowen man was seriously hurt in a crash where he was left pinned in his vehicle for several hours.
  • Greenville
  • 16 hours, 48 minutes ago
Grand-rapids-north

Home health care business closes

Home health care business closesSpectrum Health is helping patients find a new place to buy home medical equipment after one company unexpectedly shut down.
  • Grand-rapids-north
  • 10 hours, 48 minutes ago
Local

Shipping Great Lakes water to California?

Shipping Great Lakes water to California?Could the parched American Southwest ever get its hands on the world's most abundant and valuable liquid fresh water supply — our Great Lakes?
  • Local
  • 15 hours, 34 minutes ago
News

Could pot solve Michigan's budget problems?

Could pot solve Michigan's budget problems?Coast to coast, there's green glowing in the eyes of those who'd reap tax bonanzas from marijuana.
  • News
  • 16 hours, 18 minutes ago
Elections

Freep: New Prop 1 ad overstates the case

Freep: New Prop 1 ad overstates the caseA new 60-second ad supporting the Proposal 1 road funding plan has several exaggerated claims,
  • Elections
  • 16 hours, 28 minutes ago
Nation

Falling tree kills Ohio woman; storms rake South

Falling tree kills Ohio woman; storms rake SouthHomes damaged, power lines downed as storms move across Carolinas.
  • Nation
  • 18 hours, 17 minutes ago
Music

Winners' list: Who took awards at the ACMs?

Winners' list: Who took awards at the ACMs?Which acts left Dallas with trophies on Sunday?
  • Music
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Muskegon

Warrant issued in fatal Musk. Hts. shooting

Warrant issued in fatal Musk. Hts. shootingOne person is dead from a gunshot wound in Muskegon Heights. A suspect has been arrested.
  • Muskegon
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Sports

WZZM 13 car crashes at Berlin Raceway

WZZM 13 car crashes at Berlin RacewayNo one was hurt but several cars were wrecked in an opening night crash Saturday at Berlin Raceway.
  • Sports
  • 15 hours, 33 minutes ago
Super Saver

Super Saver: Spring Clean Savings and Man Wipes

Super Saver: Spring Clean Savings and Man WipesSuper Saver: Spring Clean Savings and Man Wipes
  • Super Saver
  • 21 hours, 9 minutes ago
News

Battle Creek Police: Teen accidentally shot and killed himself

Battle Creek Police: Teen accidentally shot and killed himselfBattle Creek Police: Teen accidentally shot and killed himself
  • News
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Grbj

GRBJ: State looks to 2025 with energy plan

GRBJ: State looks to 2025 with energy planMichigan legislators and Gov. Rick Snyder are preparing to enact the state's next energy policy later this year.
  • Grbj
  • 19 hours, 7 minutes ago
News

GRPD: Shooting victim shows up at hospital

GRPD: Shooting victim shows up at hospitalThe victim says the shooting happened around 10:30 p.m. sunday at his home on Jefferson Avenue near Hall Street.
  • News
  • 21 hours, 39 minutes ago
Local

Hidden Talent Tour stops in GR

Hidden Talent Tour stops in GRLieutenant Governor Brian Calley and Michigan Supreme Court Justice Richard Bernstein were in Grand Rapids Monday
  • Local
  • 13 hours, 7 minutes ago
Lakeshore

Manistee house fire investigated as arson

Manistee house fire investigated as arsonThe fire broke out at about 2:00am Sunday outside a house on 4th Street near Maple.
  • Lakeshore
  • 17 hours, 46 minutes ago
Local

Suspect in custody after chase in stolen truck

Suspect in custody after chase in stolen truckA Montague man is in the Oceana County jail after police say he led them on a chase in a stolen truck
  • Local
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
News

Domestic incident leads to police chase in Holton

Domestic incident leads to police chase in HoltonDomestic incident leads to police chase in Holton
  • News
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Local

Protestors demonstrate at Dieseltec after owner's comments

Protestors demonstrate at Dieseltec after owner's commentsAround 100 protesters gathered outside of Dieseltec, Saturday, to peacefully oppose comments made by the business owner earlier in the week
  • Local
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Nation Now

300 strangers attend girl's party after mom's plea

300 strangers attend girl's party after mom's pleaWhen you're a kid, every year you look forward to celebrating a birthday. On Tuesday, Mackenzie Moretter turned 10. But days before the planned birthday party, all of the invited guests turned down her invitation.
  • Nation Now
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Local

Best Prom Ever for special need students and adults

Best Prom Ever for special need students and adultsIt was a great Saturday night at Sparta High School as they hosted a prom for special needs students and adults
  • Local
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Life

Ada Township begins 2015 Kids' Garden program

Ada Township begins 2015 Kids' Garden programThe Kids' Garden will give children hands-on experience planting, growing and selling healthy foods.
  • Life
  • 4 minutes ago
Sports

Lumberjacks win 4-2, Advance to Conference Finals

Lumberjacks win 4-2, Advance to Conference FinalsLumberjacks advance to first ever Eastern Conference Final
  • Sports
  • 2 hours, 8 minutes ago
Life

Cure for colorblindness

Cure for colorblindnessThey have now teamed up with Avalanche Biotechnologies of Menlo Park to develop that shot which will deliver gene therapy directly into the eye.
  • Life
  • 11 hours, 44 minutes ago
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