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GR man develops automatic toilet seat closer

GR man develops automatic toilet seat closerThe inventor says the device will "save marriages and relationships, one flush at a time."
  • Local
  • 7 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, 1 minute 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, 4 minutes 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 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, 3 minutes ago
Kalamazoo

Elderly Kzoo man missing since January

Elderly Kzoo man missing since JanuaryKalamazoo Public Safety officers are looking for help in finding a missing elderly man.
  • Kalamazoo
  • 11 hours, 45 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, 30 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
  • 15 hours, 50 minutes ago
Muskegon

Bowling for Kids' Sake

Bowling for Kids' SakeThe Annual Bowl for Kids' Sake event pairs a favorite pastime with a good cause and it kicks off in Muskegon this week.
  • Muskegon
  • 16 hours, 9 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, 42 minutes ago
Grand-rapids-north

Dryer fire at laundromat prompts sports bar's evacuation

Dryer fire at laundromat prompts sports bar's evacuationThe fire started in one of the dryers at Hillside Coin Laundry on Leonard Street near Diamond.
  • Grand-rapids-north
  • 18 hours, 54 minutes ago
Grand-rapids-central

Demolition underway at former Grand Rapids Press building

Demolition underway at former Grand Rapids Press buildingCrews hope to have the site cleared by the end of May.
  • Grand-rapids-central
  • 19 hours, 1 minute ago
Crime

Newaygo Co. standoff ends in apparent suicide

Newaygo Co. standoff ends in apparent suicideThe sheriff's department says a man apparently killed himself after shooting at his wife. She was unharmed.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Grand-rapids-south

Panel discusses race, infant mortality

Panel discusses race, infant mortalityIn 2003, Grand Rapids had the highest black infant mortality rate in the entire state, at 22 deaths for every 1,000 births.
  • Grand-rapids-south
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Mlb

Rich DeVos buys stake in Chicago Cubs

Rich DeVos buys stake in Chicago CubsThe billionaire Amway co-founder already owns the Orlando Magic.
  • Mlb
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Grand-rapids-central

WZZM 13 to air LaughFest special ahead of event's kickoff

WZZM 13 to air LaughFest special ahead of event's kickoffLaughFest is only two days away!
  • Grand-rapids-central
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Healthy You

Community input helps create health goals

Community input helps create health goalsIf you remember getting a phone call or a knock at the door from the Kent County Health Department last summer, then you were helping to make the county a healthier place to live.
  • Healthy You
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Grand-rapids-north

Mixed winter weather challenges drivers

Mixed winter weather challenges driversIt was a great day for drivers to avoid hills.
  • Grand-rapids-north
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Muskegon

Another winter of frozen pipes in lakeshore communities

Another winter of frozen pipes in lakeshore communitiesOn Tuesday, Muskegon Heights had 140 homes with frozen water lines.
  • Muskegon
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Holland-zeeland

Craigslist encounter leads to baseball-bat beating

Craigslist encounter leads to baseball-bat beatingOttawa County authorities are investigating a Craigslist encounter that ended with brutal beating of a Holland Township man.
  • Holland-zeeland
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Holland-zeeland

Two women, infant rescued from SUV in water-filled ditch

Two women, infant rescued from SUV in water-filled ditchThe crash happened on 128th Avenue near Caryn Way in Holland Township around 2 p.m. Tuesday.
  • Holland-zeeland
  • 1 day, 7 hours 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, 7 hours ago
Politics

Child care workers rip pricey, glitchy computer system

Child care workers rip pricey, glitchy computer system"We're spending a lot more time in the office, on the computer, and not where we need to be, seeing children and assuring safety."
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Comstock-park

Missing Kent County woman hasn't been seen since Friday

Missing Kent County woman hasn't been seen since FridayInvestigators are looking for Teresa Lynn Curry, 44, who was last seen at a Comstock Park gas station on Feb. 27.
  • Comstock-park
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Local

Woman fatally stabs dog after bite to the face

Woman fatally stabs dog after bite to the faceA Hastings woman said she was petting the dog on her lap when it attacked her for no apparent reason. She was able to reach a pocket knife and stabbed the dog three times in its mid-section.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Wyoming

Rapid bus slides off Division Ave.

Rapid bus slides off Division Ave.Slippery roads are causing problems for all sorts of vehicles, including Rapid buses.
  • Wyoming
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Local

Southbound US-131 reopens in Allegan Co.

Southbound US-131 reopens in Allegan Co.The accident happened around 12:20 p.m. Monday at 124th Avenue (Exit 59), near Shelbyville and involved a semi truck.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago