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Grand Rapids Restaurant Will Appear on the Cooking Channel!

The Winchester, a Grand Rapids restaurant, is obviously doing something right because this Thursday, 1/12, they will be featured on the Cooking Channel...

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Grand Rapids Fire Department on Facebook
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Home Fires In West Michigan On The Rise Due To Cold Temps

As the temperatures plummet, the risk of fire increases as residents try to keep their homes warm.

According the Grand Rapids Fire Department, it’s not always about space heaters being too close to curtains or clothing...

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Solar Power Tariff Incentive Spurns Boom In Gainsville Solar Industry
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Volta Power Systems Expands in Holland

Volta Power Systems has announced they have secured a new facility in Holland to meet growing demand for their lithium ion batteries.

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Courtsey of the Grand Rapids Police Department
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Grand Rapids Police Looking for Missing Man

The Grand Rapids Police Department wants the public's help in finding a man who's been missing since December 30, 2016.

The GRPD issued the missing person report on January 6th for 64-year-old Paul Kaleta...

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It’s Official: P.J. Fleck Leaving Western Michigan For Minnesota

P.J. can't legally row his boat to Minnesota, but he can coach there. Western Michigan's red hot football coach has finalized a deal to coach in the Big Ten next season for the University of Minnesota's Golden Gophers.

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Matt Milhouse, TSM
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The Limited Closing All Stores Including Byron Center, Woodland Mall and Kalamazoo

The Limited is closing all stores nationwide.

The Tanger Outlet store in Byron Center is already closed. Both the Woodland Mall and the Kalamazoo locations will be open for the final time on Saturday, January 7.

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Nick Taylor via Facebook
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It’s Illegal to Leave Your Car Running in Your Driveway in Some Michigan Towns

It's that time of year again - the time when Michigan starts to more closely resemble Hoth from Star Wars and we all do everything we can do avoid the cold...

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Has Grand Rapids Become Michigan’s Economic Engine?

A new article in Crain's Business Detroit shows that while Detroit and the East Side of the state continue to stumble out of an economic recession, the west side, paced by Grand Rapids, is rolling along.

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Matt Milhouse, TSM
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The Five Stages of Michigan Winter Grief

Winter has arrived in Michigan and with it comes moods swings that are just as varied as the temperature and the weather.

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Courtesy of the Grand Rapids Police Department
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Suspect in Murder Near GRCC Parking Garage Ordered to Stand Trial

Marcus Bivens was bound over to circuit court Thursday morning on an open murder charge. Jeanne Huntoon was stabbed and beaten to death in the early morning hours of April 30, 2016. Bivens' bond was also denied.

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Global CO2 Levels Reach Unprecedented Monthly Highs
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Planned Power Outage for More Than 2K in Kent County Early Saturday

Around 2,400 Consumers Energy customers will be without power early Saturday while crews make repairs, Wood TV8 reports.

The planned outage will start around 2:30a.m.

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Three Brands of Canned Cat Food Recalled

A limited voluntary recall has been issued for some popular cat food brands.

The FDA says the recall includes certain cans of 9Lives, EverPet, and Special Kitty because of low thiamine (Vitamin B1), which is crucial for cats...

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