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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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Free Beer & Hot Wings Flashback: Producer Joe and Steve Run with the Bulls In Pamplona, Spain [Videos]

On Wednesday on "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show," we talked about a guy who had been fined $4,000 for taking a selfie while running with the bulls in 2014 in Pamplona, Spain.

Because of that story, we started reminiscing about when Producer Joe and Steve ran with the bulls in July 2011.

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Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s Visa Denied Due to His Domestic Violence Convictions

Grand Rapids native and boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr.(who just last year posted his ex's sonograms and accused her of "killing babies") has been denied entry into Australia due to all of his domestic violence and assault convictions. Good.

Mayweather was hoping to travel to Australia to do some promotional events in Sydney and Melbourne. Unfortunately for him, Australia was much more concerned with Mayweather's record outside of the ring than the were with his wins and losses in the ring. 

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See How 97.9 WGRD’s Crew Gets Rated by PicTriev [Photos]

On Tuesday, "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show" shared a website called PicTriev that rates your face.

Upload a picture of yourself, and the website estimates how old you look, how masculine and feminine you appear and which celebrities you resemble.

See how the guys from "Free Beer & Hot Wings" rated here.

And here's the rest of the WGRD DJs!

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Tom Gill
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U.S. Coast Guard Issues Warning on Dangers of Ice on Lake Michigan

As crowds head to Lake Michigan to see and explore the ice on the lake, the U.S. Coast Guard is warning of the dangers of the ice.

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Gr8bit Live 3, Booked July 11 at DeVos Performance Hall, Needs Your Help

Gr8bit Live for the past few years has been a great show for a great cause.

Bands like Playing with Power, Super Guitar Bros., The X-Hunters, and more have performed at this awesome show with the proceeds from the show going to purchasing new video & board games for Helen DeVos Children's Hospital.

Do those names look familiar? Yes, they are video game music cover groups.

Now, for its third year, it's looking to be bigger and better! However, it needs your help.

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‘Free Beer & Hot Wings’ Finds Out How Masculine, Feminine and Old the Crew Is [Video]

We came across the face search engine PicTriev recently.

It's one of those websites where you upload a photo of yourself and it analyzes what you look like.

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McDonald’s Will Let You Pay with Selfies and Hugs [Video]

McDonald's released its first Super Bowl ad in eight years, and it is beautiful.

For the first two weeks of February, McDonald’s will be accepting a new form of payment -- Lovin’.

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Rachel Kramer
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Grand Rapids Breaks February 1 Snowfall Record with 8.8 Inches [Video]

Remember that snowstorm we had in January?

Well, the Super Bowl Sunday-Groundhog Day snowstorm was just as bad with gusting winds, sub-zero wind chills and plenty of snow.

Snowfall totals from the snowstorm hitting greater Grand Rapids and West Michigan in some locales piled up more than a foot of the white, fluffy stuff, according to the National Weather Service's Grand Rapids Office.

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97.9 WGRD’s February 2015 Playlist [Video]

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West Michigan VaperFest Clouds Over The Deltaplex [Video/Photos]

The inaugural West Michigan VaperFest took over The Deltaplex Arena & Conference Center and filled it with clouds of the most amazing smelling vapors you could possibly imagine!

There was thousands of square feet at The DeltaPlex in Grand Rapids of nothing but e-liquids, tanks, batteries and clouds!

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John Hogan, WZZM-13
John Hogan, WZZM-13
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Police Identify Body Found in the Grand River

Grand Rapids Police have identified the man found dead in the Grand River Thursday as Eric Scott Love.

The 43-year-old was found dead near Sixth Street Park on the east side of the river, near downtown Grand Rapids.

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