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MHSAA ‘Disappointed’ Big Ten Adding More Friday Games

Michigan High School Athletic Association Executive Director John E. “Jack” Roberts is "disappointed and disheartened" by the Big Ten Conference's decision to add Friday night football games.

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After You Vote on Election Day, Get a Free Slice of ‘Liberty Pie!’

A free sticker for voting or free pie? I'll take both!

Election Day is this coming up Tuesday and after you vote stop into any Grand Traverse Pie Company for a free slice of Liberty Pie...

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Ban Introduced On Smoking Marijuana In Public Areas
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Woman Sues Spectrum Health After Revealing Marijuana Use to Employer

A former West Michigan woman is suing Spectrum Health Systems after getting fired from her job. Allegedly, a doctor on staff told her employer she smoked marijuana...

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Where Is The Top Location For Scattering Cremated Ashes In Michigan?

There was a bunch of stories about cremated remains causing issues in this week's news. So I decided to find out where the top spot was in Michigan was for scattering a loved one's remains. It turns out, it's not that far away.

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Meijer Announces They’re Eliminating Plus Size Sections

Meijer just announced they are doing away with their plus-size departments in their stores.

Starting early 2017, in all 230 stores, Meijer will integrate plus sizes with the straight sizes in their women’s and misses section...

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All 110 Seats in the Michigan House of Representives Are Up For Grabs

We all know who's running for President, but we may not know who's running for public office closer to home. These people affect our lives more directly and more often than the President usually does, so let's learn a little more about these races.

Next up is a big list, since every single seat in the Michigan House of Representatives is up for grabs. And there are 110 of them!

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Grand Rapids Was Mentioned On ‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’

I have to be honest, I’m so tired of politics that I walk away when people start talking about it.  I plan to vote, but I have no interest in debating which side is better or worse...

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Grand Rapids Was The Solution To A Puzzle On ‘Wheel Of Fortune’

'Grand Rapids Michigan' was the solution to one of the puzzles on last night's episode of the Wheel Of Fortune game show which airs locally on WWMT, Channel 3.

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Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump Jr. Visiting West Michigan Wednesday

As the presidential election nears, campaigners continue to make stops in West Michigan.

Following Donald Trump's appearance at the Delta Plex on Monday, his son, Donald Trump Jr. will be speaking at Grand Valley State University Wednesday. Bernie Sanders is also campaigning for Hillary Clinton in Kalamazoo on Wednesday.

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3rd Congressional District – 2016 Election Choices Aside from President

Everyone knows about the Presidential election, but remember, there are a LOT more offices up for grabs this election season. Lots of seats at the local and state level will be on your ballot, and most of these people will directly affect your life a little more than the President might.

Let's go through some of these offices. I'm not going to suggest who you should vote for. Look at their platforms, and make up your own mind.

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Michigan Man Totally Not in Trouble for Trick or Treating as a Penis

Some people in Shepherd, Mich. are a little upset by a young man who dressed up as a penis and went to the town's "Trunk-or-Treat" party. The ballsy dude didn't care that people were bothered, and had no problem standing tall in front of the police when they came to check him out.

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.1K for Duchenne Race This Saturday – FBHW Segment 16

Today on Segment 16, the guys talk about this Saturday's .1K race, that benefits Duchenne research. Get signed up and help out. It's fun, and you can "hydrate" before and after the run. Heck, you can begin "hydrating" the night before when you pick up your runner package!

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