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Slipknot at the Van Andel
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Slipknot Crushed at the Van Andel in Grand Rapids on Saturday Night [Video]

Slipknot wrapped up the 'Prepare for Hell' tour with Hatebreed on Saturday night here in Grand Rapids, at the Van Andel Area. Thousands of people packed into the arena for this heavy show, to rage with some phenomenal metal bands!

After Hatebreed kicked everyone's ass to warm up the show, Janna and I got to get up on Slipknot's stage, and say thank you to everyone who came out to the show, and had a great time with us!

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Hatebreed at the Van Andel
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Hatebreed Hit Grand Rapids Hard With Slipknot on Saturday Night [Video]

Slipknot wrapped up the 'Prepare for Hell' tour with Hatebreed on Saturday night here in Grand Rapids, at the Van Andel Area. Thousands of people packed into the arena for this heavy show, to rage with some phenomenal metal bands!

Hatebreed was up first, to get the show started, and they came right out of the gate with some great heavy stuff to get the crowd moshing, and kick the pits off in hardcore fashion.

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GRD Listeners Win Floor Tickets at Slipknot Preparty at H.O.M.E. Inside the B.O.B. [Photos]

WGRD had an awesome time getting pumped for the Slipknot show at Van Andel Arena Saturday night at the official Slipknot preparty!

We had some drinks with our friends at H.O.M.E. inside the B.O.B. and gave away floor tickets to the show!

Check out photos here!

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Chevelle at the Orbit Room
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Chevelle Rocked Grand Rapids at The Orbit Room With WGRD! [Video]

Chevelle hit Grand Rapids on Friday night, May 15th, with The Used, and Marmozets, and packed The Orbit Room! The evening started off at 5:30, with several GRD winners getting in early and meeting Chevelle for autographs and pictures!

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The Used at the Orbit Room
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The Used Hit Grand Rapids with Chevelle at The Orbit Room [Video]

Chevelle hit Grand Rapids on Friday night, May 15th, with The Used, and Marmozets, and packed The Orbit Room!

First up was Marmozets, from England, and despite a little technical issue with the kick drum, they played a pretty rocking se

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Marmozets at The Orbit Room
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Marmozets Impressed Grand Rapids with Chevelle at The Orbit Room [Video]

Chevelle hit Grand Rapids on Friday night, May 15th, with The Used, and Marmozets, and packed The Orbit Room!

First up was Marmozets, from England, and despite a little technical issue with the kick drum, they played a pretty rocking set! Cool, catchy songs, the singer has a pretty good range of sounds she can make with her voice, and nice, high energy performance!

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Metalhead Ned/WGRD
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Rock on the Range Day 1 Video Report [Video]

Not able to make it Rock on the Range this year?

Metalhead Ned has you covered!

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Stranger Wins Police Cruiser, Immediately Gives It to Late Officer’s Son

This son will have something special to help him remember his father.

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Joe Was The First Responder To A Car Accident Yesterday [Photo]

This morning on the show, Joe told us about the bad car accident that he witnessed yesterday.

Here's a picture he took at the scene.

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Grand Rapids Police Officers Visit Young Boy’s Birthday Party

Two Grand Rapids Police Department officers gave a Grand Rapids boy a wonderful birthday surprise.

Officers Kooyer and Laudenslager made an appearance at a party for nine-year-old Darius Whitfield. The Grand Rapids Police Department posted a photo of the officers with the boy on their Facebook page on Tuesday, and it's been liked nearly 2,500 times since then.

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Berlin Raceway Announces $100,000 Battle of Berlin 251 with Chase Elliot and Erik Jones [Video]

Berlin Raceway has announced details of their 2015 Battle at Berlin 251, which is coming up this June 16th! This year's race will feature a guaranteed $100,000 purse, making the 251 one of the highest paying race events in the Midwest! This year's race will also feature two of racing's biggest rising stars, Chase Elliot and Erik Jones.

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Do you Have Verizon or Sprint Cell Service? They May Owe you a Refund

Sprint and Verizon Wireless will be paying customers who were “crammed” on their cell phone bills, according to a settlement that was announced Tuesday.

Sprint agreed to a $68 million settlement and Verizon agreed to a $90 million settlement.

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