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‘The Notebook 2′ Will (Probably) Not be Filming in Wyoming, Michigan

We thought we would take it upon ourselves to bring the rumors to rest -- 'The Notebook 2' will (probably) not be filming in Wyoming, Michigan.

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Remembering Prince’s Last Appearance at Grand Rapids’ Van Andel Arena in 2004

Prince's last appearance in Grand Rapids took place in August of 2004 when he made a stop on his Musicology Live 2004ever Tour. Never one to hold a short concert, he played thirty-three songs that evening. Here's the setlist from that memorable night.

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City of Grand Rapids Asks for Thoughts on Driving and Bicycling in New Survey

The City of Grand Rapids is inviting all to share opinions and experiences in a new survey about driving and bicycling in the greater Grand Rapids area.

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Famous Michiganders Who Deserve Their Face on Money

We recently learned that Harriet Tubman would be replacing Andrew Jackson as the face on the $20 note. What Michiganers should be featured on money? Here are some suggestions.

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Rockford High School and GVSU Partner for Allied Health Science Program

Grand Valley State University has announced a new partnership with Rockford High School which allows Rockford High School students to take college courses in GVSU's Allied Health Science bachelor's degree program in Rockford.

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Shinedown’s Brent Smith Talks New Song ‘Asking For it’, Grand Rapids Show, Axl Rose Fronting AC/DC + More with WGRD [Video]

Shinedown is rocking Van Andel Arena May 4th with Five Finger Death Punch and P.O.D.! It was very cool of frontman Brent Smith to check in with GRD today and get everyone excited for the show!

Brent talked about the band's recent appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live, shared his opinions on Axl Rose finishing up AC/ DC's current tour in place of Brian Johnson, and Shinedown's new single "Asking For It". 

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Allegan State Game Area Turkey Tract Hit with Vandalism

Just as Allegan State Game Area was set to welcome hunters during turkey season, vandals destroyed brand new information kiosks that had been installed just days prior.

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Is the Country Rapper Street Team a Scam or Just Skeezy? Free Beer and Hot Wings Segment 16 [Video]

The country rapper Mikel Knight's street team was in Grand Rapids, supposedly trying to get photos with people for a world record, but people are claiming they were selling CDs without a permit. Is this a scam, or is it just skeezy? If they sold blank CDs as music, that would be a scam...unless they promote the music on the CDs as "good". Then that could be a scam.

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Jimmy John’s Offering $1 Subs on Thursday!

Save your dollar! Because Jimmy John's is giving out subs for only $1 on Thursday, April 21st.

According to their website, it's Customer Appreciation Day and to show their appreciation, JJ will sell their subs for $1 from 11a-3p, nationwide...

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‘I Want My MTV’ Movie in the Works With ‘The End of the Tour’ Director James Ponsoldt

Major studios have been in nostalgia overdrive for years, with everything from Transformers to new Star Wars sequels to Disney’s live-action remakes of classic animated films, and even a…Power Rangers movie…yeah, sure, why not. But A24 has their sights set on a different kind of nostalgia with plans to revisit the golden age of MTV with James Ponsoldt, the director of The Spectacular Now and last year’s acclaimed drama The End of the Tour.

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Don’t Send Randos to Someone Else’s Home For Sex – You Might Go To Jail

Two West Michigan women are being charged for sending random men to another woman's home looking for sex. Teresa from Grand Rapids, and Gwen from Wyoming, created an Ashley Madison profile for a Lowell woman, and sent random dudes over to her home for sex. And yes, this is illegal.

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Byron Center Youth Running For County Commissioner – Free Beer and Hot Wings Segment 16 [Video]

Today on Segment 16, the guys talk about intern Jake's indecent proposal situation, and a listener's email on the aftereffects of one. Apparently, it's not all fun and sex, and the aftermath is divorce, resentment, and bankruptcy. SURPRISE!

On a lighter note, there's an 18-year-old in Byron Center who's celebrating his golden birthday, and announcing his candidacy for County Commissioner.

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