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Whitecaps Making a Few Changes to Fifth Third Ballpark

The players have all packed up and returned home for the off-season. Road construction season is winding down with the coming freeze, but that never stops the West Michigan Whitecaps, because construction season at Fifth Third Ballpark is just beginning.

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Numbers Were Down For 2nd #NotMyPresident Rally

After 2000 people marched through the streets Thursday night for the #NotMyPresident protest, only about 500 people showed up to the second rally Saturday Night...

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Arby’s Starts Selling Venison Sandwiches and Sells Out in 30 Minutes

Arby’s started selling venison sandwiches Saturday at two of it’s locations in West Michigan and sold out in 30 minutes at their Cedar Springs location...

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Helpful Hunting Tips from the Michigan DNR

Tuesday, November 15th officially kicks off firearm season in Michigan and whether you're a seasoned hunter or going out for the first time, the Michigan DNR has some reminders for hunters...

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Police Investigating Multiple Heroin Overdoses Along the Lakeshore

Michigan State Police are investigating three heroin overdoses that occurred over the past week in West Michigan.

According to WZZM-13, the overdoses are reported to have happened Nov. 8 through Nov. 9. Two were in the Grand Haven area and one in Norton Shores.

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ESPN College Gameday Coming to Kalamazoo to Cover Undefeated WMU Broncos

ESPN's College Gameday pre-game show will make its first appearance in Kalamazoo, and only the second time at a Mid-American Conference school, when the crew comes to Western Michigan University on Saturday November 19 to cover the Broncos game against Buffalo.

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Man Found Dead in Burned Car on Grand Rapids Southwest Side

Police are investigating after a man was found dead in a burned car early Saturday on Grand Rapids southwest side, Fox 17 reports. 

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One Year Later: The Attack on the Bataclan Theater in Paris

The year since the November 13, 2015 attack on Paris's Bataclan has been filled with sadness, controversy and charity. Now, the theater begins a new chapter.

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Venison Steak Sandwich Available at 2 West Michigan Arby’s THIS Weekend

UPDATE: As of Saturday night, both the Plainwell and Cedar Springs Arby's locations have SOLD OUT of the sandwich.

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Kent County Receives $31,300 to Increase Breastfeeding by African American Women

The Kent County Health Department's initiative to increase breastfeeding among African American women is one of 33 health programs in Michigan to receive grant money from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.

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McDonald's Brings Back The McRib Sandwich
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The McRib Has Returned to McDonald’s – But Not in Michigan

Some very important news happened in early November, that nearly everyone missed because of the hubbub over the 2016 election: McDonald's has brought back the McRib to its menu...but only in some states.

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Jamarion Lawhorn, Kent County’s Youngest Convicted Murder, Is Suicidal

Lawhorn appeared in court for a delinquency review on November 10, part of that hearing was to assess his mental state. His case manager, Melissa Emmorey, says that he has been struggling with depression and is suicidal.

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