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Wyoming Police Officer Shot, Expected to be OK

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Post by WZZM 13 Grand Rapids.

It was a scary situation in Wyoming Thursday afternoon after a police officer was shot while responding to a domestic call.

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‘SNL’ 40th Anniversary Special: Eddie Murphy Confirmed to Return?

NBC has remained curiously quiet on ‘SNL’’s three-hour 40th Anniversary special on February 15, and while cameos galore are expected, our first major homecoming may have arrived. Following a 31-year absence, Eddie Murphy will reportedly return to ‘SNL’ to ring in the NBC sketch comedy legend’s 40th anniversary.

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Ritz Koney Bar & Grille Closing After 10 Years in Downtown Grand Rapids

Ritz Koney Bar & Grille is closing its doors after serving patrons downtown Grand Rapids for the past 10 years.

The late night eatery and bar at 64 Ionia Avenue SW in Grand Rapids, where it also hosted music and karaoke, announced on Facebook that it is closing in February.

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Idiots Have to Be Told To Stop Calling 911 When Facebook is Down

Here are some good reasons to call 911:

1.You're being killed

2.You're being robbed

3.You are watching someone else being killed or robbed.

Not a good reason? Facebook is down.

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Shaggy the Dog Equals Freedom! [Video]

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Frank Caliendo Joins ‘Free Beer & Hot Wings’ at the Super Bowl [Audio/Video]

"The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show" is again broadcasting live from Radio Row at the Super Bowl.

This time, we are in Phoenix for Super Bowl XLIX.

Comedian Frank Caliendo joined us today on the show.

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Metalhead Ned Chats with Grand Rapids Symphony on Upcoming Video Game Concert [Video]

On February 7th, DeVos Performance Hall will be filled with the music of video games. Music that I am sure if you play older or newer video games, you will recognize the moment you hear it. It is some of the most celebrated music in history, and it overall just kicks ass!

Sean & Sam of the GR Symphony stopped by the WGRD studios to talk video game music with station nerd Metalhead Ned.

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GoDaddy Pulls Puppy’s Super Bowl Ad After Protests [Video]

GoDaddy has decided to remove its ad from airing during Super Bowl XLIX on NBC and from YouTube after an outcry on social media.

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‘Mythbusters’ Coming to Grand Rapids’ DeVos Performance Hall April 16

Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage, co-hosts of "Mythbusters" on The Discovery Channel, are bringing "MythBusters: Jamie & Adam UNLEASHED! Jamie’s Farewell Tour" to Grand Rapids' DeVos Performance Hall this spring. This will be the last time that Jamie will be touring with the show.

According to their website, the show will feature "on-stage experiments, audience participation, rocking video and behind-the-scenes stories. Fans will join Jamie and Adam on stage and assist in their mind-twisting and not always orthodox approach to science."

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Cats Explain Humans Watching the Big Game in Friskies’ ‘Dear Kitten’ Super Bowl Ad [Video]

When I first saw this clip, I didn't realize it was actually a Friskies' Super Bowl commercial. I know. They got me.

BUT. It is funny. And cute. Because, kittens!

Also, you have to admit that some of the stuff humans do when watching the Super Bowl is pretty strange. 

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Phoebe Stopped by the WGRD Studios

Looking for a dog that wants to get you walking?

Phoebe might be that furry friend for you!

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A Look Inside Dumber Than Zane Trivia on ‘Free Beer & Hot Wings’

Each week on "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show," we play Dumber Than Zane Trivia for a $500 cash prize.

It's usually Thursdays, but this week we decided to do it a little early.

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