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GRPD Warns Drivers Not to Cut Through Parking Lots to Avoid Construction

The Grand Rapids Police Department is warning residents about cutting through businesses' parking lots to avoid construction.

In a Facebook post Tuesday, the GRPD warned residents of the fines and points attached to being ticketed for the offense. 

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Statewide Tornado Drill Planned for Michigan on Thursday

State police and emergency management officials are asking Michigan residents to take part in a statewide tornado drill this week.

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Testament Guitarist Alex Skolnick Talks Tonight’s Intersection Show, a New Album, & Sound Equipment Sucking in the ’80s

Thrash metal legends Testament, Exodus, and Shattered Sun are bringing their "Dark Roots of Thrash" tour to The Intersection in Grand Rapids tonight!

In anticipation of the show, Testament guitarist Alex Skolnick visited Fox 17 this morning to talk about tonight's concert, a new album, and more. Watch the interview here!

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True Detective Season 2 Trailer Premiere Photos June 21
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‘True Detective’ Season 2 Trailer Sets June HBO Premiere

After months and months of waiting, True Detective Season 2 is no longer a joke! Check out the first official trailer and photos for HBO’s dark and dreary masterpiece in its second incarnation, complete with June 21 premiere!

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Google Is Developing an App to Keep You From Seeing Spoilers

It’s a familiar scenario for most people: You haven’t watched the latest episode of Game of Thrones or Mad Men, or you’ve yet to make it to the theater to check out the latest movie your friends have all been gushing over. But social media is an irresistible force, so you hop on Twitter or Facebook anyway, and soon find yourself navigating a minefield. At any given moment, you might read a spoiler. Lucky for you, there may soon be an app for that.

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‘SNL’ Sends ‘Game of Thrones’ to South Centros

In the cutthroat world of HBO’s Game of Thrones, life is hard and even the most innocent people find themselves victimized by the powers that be. So of course SNL would make the comparison between living in Westeros and living on the means streets of Los Angeles. Yes, it’s time to visit the eighth kingdom of this wildly popular fantasy series: South Centros.

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15 ‘Game of Thrones’ Facts That Prove You Know Nothing

Game of Thrones packs an insane amount of detailed history into every episode of its five seasons, but did you know the entire story of Robert’s Rebellion is told in every opening credits? What about the time Emilia Clarke got stuck to a toilet seat from all the fake blood, or that George W. Bush made an unexpected cameo in Kings’ Landing? These are just some of the facts packed into the first episode of You Think You Know TV, which heads to the wide world of Westeros with fresh facts about Game of Thrones!

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112 Cats and Kittens Surrendered, up for Adoption at Allegan County Animal Shelter

If you've been thinking about adopting a cat in West Michigan, now is the time!

On Monday April 6, 112 cats were surrendered to an Allegan County animal shelter.

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New Movies (This Week) Include ‘Ex Machina,’ ‘The Longest Ride’ and ‘Clouds of Sils Maria’ [Video]

A wide variety of new releases to choose from this weekend including a movie directed by Ryan Gosling, an SXSW favorite and more.

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Music Friday Songs for April 10

Each Friday, “The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show” replaces its regular “back-with” music with songs from our own music collections.

They can be anything, from corny mash-ups, rock, country and mid-Michigan '70s butt rock to anything in between.

Here’s the list of Music Friday songs from today's show.

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Can You Guess the Celebrity Cleavage?

The owner of this celebrity cleavage is model who's known for her beautiful looks and for having garnered all of a particular musician.

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Game of Thrones Season 5 Review
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Review: ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 5 Has Surprises

'Game of Thrones' Season 5 puts the women in power as alliances shift, characters converge and airplane-sized dragons scorch the skies of George R.R. Martin's Westeros. Our early spoiler-free review, before the HBO premiere on April 12!

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