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More Than 860K Lose Power In Lower Michigan With Worst Outage Since 1991

High winds across lower Michigan on Wednesday left more than 860,000 homes without power. That's the biggest outage lower Michigan has seen since 1991.

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Business Offering Assistance to Westsiders Without Power

They often say “The West side is the Best side” and one business on Leonard St. is proving that once again today during the extreme wind conditions...

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‎Joni Gale via Facebook
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Help Find Dugan the Missing Service Dog

A boy's service dog has gone missing in Muskegon. Police and the family are asking for your help.

WZZM reports that the police in Muskegon are asking for help Finding "Dugan" a registered service dog for a young man with autism named Tyler Gale...

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Meijer is Recalling MORE Cheese… And a Sub

Almost a month later, Meijer is recalling more of their store-brand cheese due to potential listeria concerns.

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The Great Ice Storm Of 1976 Was 41 years Ago This Week [Video]

Usually when I find old footage of the past, it doesn't quite measure up to my memory of the event, but this one definitely does. And then there's that weird urban legend of the ice storm dwarf.

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10 Amazing Locations To Stargaze From In Michigan’s Lower Peninsula

It's always a little difficult to gaze at the stars in West Michigan because of light pollution and our above average cloud cover.  But if you really want to get a good clear view of the sky without much light pollution, you don't have to travel too far...

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Courtesy Tom De Vette
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Do You Remember Towne Club Pop?

Ahhh, the good old days. If you're from Grand Rapids or have lived here a long time then you probably remember Towne Club Pop. I do. When I first moved here it was a little bit of heaven when you could go to the Towne Club Pop centers.

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Heading North out of Grand Rapids this Summer Could be a Slow Journey

The Michigan Department of Transportation released a map of their 2017 road projects today.

If you normally head north on the weekends, it could be a slow go from Grand Rapids up to almost Big Rapids. Three different projects will take place on US-131 beginning in March.

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State Judge Blocks Mayor Bloomberg's Ban On OverSized Sugary Drinks
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Proposed Michigan Bill Would Ban the Purchase of Pop With Food Stamps

The bill, introduced by Republican representatives Beau LaFave (who represents Delta, Dickinson and Menominee counties) and Ben Frederick (who represents Shiawassee County and several townships in Saginaw County) would put a stop to the purchasing of carbonated beverages with EBT cards.

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Ohio State Buckeyes at Michigan State Spartans
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East Lansing Is Among The Top Ten College Hoops Cities In The Nation [Video]

With the fan friendly Breslin Center and the screaming 'IZZONE' student section, the college basketball experience in East Lansing has always been unique, now it's being heralded as one of the best.

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Costco Profits Rise In Weak Economy
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Buying Bulk is Going to Cost You More – Costco is Raising Their Membership Fees

Love all those food samples while you're shopping and being able to buy toilet paper and ketchup by the bulk? Pretty soon it's going to cost you more...

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Grand Rapids Schools To Watch For In The State High School Basketball Tournament [Video]

The annual Michigan March Madness, the MHSAA boys high school basketball tournament, gets underway tonight with the District rounds.

Several area schools are poised to make long runs into the tourney, with at least two area schools being the odds on favorites to make it to the Championships at the Breslin Center in East Lansing on March 25.

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