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Catch Wendy Reed while you work, Middays on Channel 95-7. Tune in to stay current with what’s happening in West Michigan, and for the best mix of hot hits in Grand Rapids. Wendy is equally likely to compliment your cute shoes, condemn you for wearing leggings as pants, or invite you out to drink beer and watch a baseball game. Wendy loves her dog (Harry Potter), New Kids On The Block, live blogging her life, and eating out (aka not having to cook). Her hobbies include Facebook, reading, and pinning crafts on Pinterest that she’ll never make. Stream online at mychannel957.com!
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Newly Signed ‘Kelsey’s Law’ Will Ban Teen Drivers From Using Cell Phones [Audio]

Late Tuesday, one mother's hard work from the last two years paid off in a big way. Bonnie Raffaele, whose daughter Kelsey was tragically killed in an accident in 2010, got to see "Kelsey's Law" signed by Governor Rick Snyder. The law, which affects teen drivers in Michigan, prohibits the use of cell phones while driving. I had a chance to talk to Bonnie this afternoon about Kelsey's Law and what it means to her. Check out the interview after the jump.

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Woman Being Jailed In Berrien County For Uttering Profanity At County Clerk’s Office

A woman who recently moved from Arizona to Indiana to be closer to her family has found herself locked up in the Berrien County Jail for swearing while she was at the County Clerk's Office. LaRue Ford, who has never been in trouble with the law previously (and has a master's degree in social work), spent the entirety of the holidays in jail because of her potty mouth when she went to the clerk's office to take care of a speeding ticket.

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Category: Michigan News
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Petition To Recognize Westboro Baptist Church As Hate Group Is White House’s Most Popular Ever

The Westboro Baptist Church is likely one of the most hated groups of people in America in recent years, but everything that they do, according to U.S. law is completely legal. Many steps have been made to stop the group from protesting at the funerals of soldiers, children, and even famous people. And now, there's a very popular petition in place that could silence them for good.

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Creepy Car Selling Dad Is Actually Just A Liar, And Not Actually Creepy

Yesterday, I shared the story of a man from Oregon who used pictures of his scantily clad daughter in order to sell his 1977 Datsun on eBay. The story led to hundred of thousands of people calling this man a total creeper, and now it turns out that we were wrong. He's not a creeper, but he is a liar.

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Category: Weird News
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Dad Uses Sexy Photos Of Daughter To Sell Car On eBay

Yes, you read that headline correctly. Some weirdo in Oregon is trying to sell his ugly yellow Datsun on eBay. The dude in question is named Kim Ridley, and he owns a company called Ridley's Rides and uses pictures of both his daughter, Lexxa, and his dog, Max to help boost his car sales. I'm being serious.

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Category: Weird News
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Michigan Town Turns The Tables On School Prank

Growing up in a small town when you're a little bit different can be hard. I know this first hand. And kids these days, it seems, are more malicious than ever. So, it warmed my heart to read the story of Whitney Kropp, a sophomore from Ogemaw Heights High School in West Branch, Michigan. Some kids played a prank that could have wrecked her spirit, but the town has rallied behind her to make this an amazingly positive experience.

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