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Michigan may end film industry incentives

Michigan may end film industry incentivesIt's being called a blow to the Michigan film industry: on Wednesday, a group of lawmakers at the state House voted to end incentives for films made in the state.
  • News
  • 3 hours, 41 minutes ago
Grand-rapids-central

Dr. Lynne Cheney to speak at event honoring Betty Ford

Dr. Lynne Cheney to speak at event honoring Betty FordDr. Cheney is speaking at the program America's First Ladies on April 14.
  • Grand-rapids-central
  • 3 hours, 36 minutes ago
Grand-rapids-central

West Michigan Home & Garden Show starts Thursday

West Michigan Home & Garden Show starts ThursdayThe expo showcases everything you need to spruce up your home.
  • Grand-rapids-central
  • 3 hours, 48 minutes ago
Nation

DOJ: Wilson won't be charged in Ferguson fatal shooting

DOJ: Wilson won't be charged in Ferguson fatal shootingScathing report denounces the Ferguson Police Department for biased law enforcement.
  • Nation
  • 14 hours, 36 minutes ago
Grand-rapids-central

Well-known area comic performing at LaughFest

Well-known area comic performing at LaughFestOne of the comics featured in the event is David Dyer, who lives in Grand Rapids and is considered one of the biggest comics to come out of West Michigan.
  • Grand-rapids-central
  • 6 hours, 52 minutes ago
Muskegon

Oakridge students visting Selma

Oakridge students visting SelmaEvery other year, teacher Bob Wood invites students to join him on the commemorative march in Selma, Alabama.
  • Muskegon
  • 6 hours, 29 minutes ago
Healthy You

Local narcolepsy advocates raise awareness of condition

Local narcolepsy advocates raise awareness of conditionIt's a condition that is more common than you may think: narcolepsy affects one in 2,000 Americans.
  • Healthy You
  • 8 hours, 16 minutes ago
News

Worker pleads guilty to dumping nuts & bolts in granola

Worker pleads guilty to dumping nuts & bolts in granolaRuben Gramajo admits to product tampering to get a day off work
  • News
  • 8 hours, 56 minutes ago
News

Elderly man gets probation for fatal work zone accident

Elderly man gets probation for fatal work zone accidentMan hit a flagman directing traffic at a tree-trimming job in Walker
  • News
  • 9 hours ago
Muskegon

Fatal New Year's Eve fire determined to be arson

Fatal New Year's Eve fire determined to be arsonThe Muskegon Heights Fire Chief says authorities are still looking for a suspect in this case.
  • Muskegon
  • 10 hours, 15 minutes ago
Crime

Former GRPD officer appears in court on rape charges

Former GRPD officer appears in court on rape chargesA former Grand Rapids police officer charged with sexual assault will return to court next week.
  • Crime
  • 7 hours ago
Lakeshore

Waterfront Film Festival not cancelled, founder says

Waterfront Film Festival not cancelled, founder saysHopwood DePree told WZZM 13, "we are in the middle of working on the logistics for 2015." The 17th annual film festival was scheduled for June 11-14 in South Haven.
  • Lakeshore
  • 10 hours, 18 minutes ago
Grand-rapids-central

Goodwill catering to move into downtown market

Goodwill catering to move into downtown marketGoodwill Industries announced Wednesday that they will be moving their Blue Spoon catering into the Grand Rapids Downtown Market.
  • Grand-rapids-central
  • 12 hours, 45 minutes ago
Grand-rapids-south

GRPD identifies man killed in shooting

GRPD identifies man killed in shootingPolice say at least one gunman fired at a house, hitting a man inside in the chest and killing him.
  • Grand-rapids-south
  • 9 hours, 20 minutes ago
News

Michigan bills would allow religious objections for adoption

Michigan bills would allow religious objections for adoptionA package of bills allowing religious objections for adoptions is making its way back through Michigan's House after dying in last year's lame-duck session.
  • News
  • 11 hours, 24 minutes ago
Kentwood

New information about the death at Kentwood daycare

New information about the death at Kentwood daycareDaycare provider failed to "provide appropriate medical attention"
  • Kentwood
  • 16 hours, 5 minutes ago
Holland-zeeland

Police: Crime at a 10-year low in Holland

Police: Crime at a 10-year low in HollandA new report released on Wednesday shows crime is dropping in Holland and fewer people are calling police for help.
  • Holland-zeeland
  • 7 hours, 42 minutes ago
Entertainment

Shania Twain final tour includes Grand Rapids stop

Shania Twain final tour includes Grand Rapids stop"This is going to be a big tour for me because it's going to be my last. This is my last tour. I'm going to make the most of it. Let's put it that way," the singer told Robin Roberts.
  • Entertainment
  • 15 hours, 52 minutes ago
Holland-zeeland

Hope College students create video to end the 'R-word'

Hope College students create video to end the 'R-word'Spread The Word To End The Word is a national campaign encouraging people to create more accepting attitudes and communities for all people. The Ready for Life program at Hope College hopes its video, created as part of the campaign, will eventually go viral.
  • Holland-zeeland
  • 16 hours, 58 minutes ago
News

U-M's Jim Harbaugh, staffer aid I-94 crash victims

U-M's Jim Harbaugh, staffer aid I-94 crash victimsUniversity of Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh stopped and assisted two drivers in Ann Arbor today, following a serious crash on I-94.
  • News
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Nation Now

Raising Zay: A family's journey with a transgender child

Raising Zay: A family's journey with a transgender childFour in 10 transgender teens in the United States attempt suicide. Leelah Alcorn's death was a clarion call for the transgender community. This is Zay Crawford's story.
  • Nation Now
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Nation

No one knew mummified woman was dead 5 years

No one knew mummified woman was dead 5 yearsShe was reclusive, didn't always pick up the phone and often went years without seeing relatives.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Washington

A case about four words, with mammoth implications

A case about four words, with mammoth implicationsThe Supreme Court case against Obamacare hinges on four words but could affect millions.
  • Washington
  • 20 hours, 13 minutes ago
Wyoming

Police release eyewitness video of Jan. 29 Wyoming shooting

Police release eyewitness video of Jan. 29 Wyoming shootingWyoming police have released eyewitness video that shows part of the drama that unfolded Jan. 29 in a deadly officer-involved shooting on Himes Street SE.
  • Wyoming
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
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