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See Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Savatage at Wacken in Germany in August 2015! [Video]

TODAY is the last day to enter this awesome 97.9 WGRD contest for a trip for four in August 2015 to Wacken Open Air Festival in Germany to see Trans-Siberian Orchestra and Savatage rock!

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John Moore/Getty Images
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Gas Less Than $2 Per Gallon in West Michigan Is Good News For Holiday Travels

Did we travel back in time? Gasoline is the cheapest it has been in five years in West Michigan!

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Steven Depolo
Steven Depolo
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Woman Kicked Off Flight Because Her Pet Pig Caused Problems [Video]

Let's just say it right here: Pets don't belong on planes.

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Bath Bus Company
Bath Bus Company
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: United Kingdom Has Bus That Runs on Poop [Video]

The United Kingdom is changing how people are getting from place to place, and it's quite interesting.

How are they doing this, you ask? They're doing it with poop. Yeah, that's right, fecal matter.

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Channel 95.7/Townsquare Media Grand Rapids
Channel 95.7/Townsquare Media Grand Rapids
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Big Game Winner Revealed

Congratulations to Mark Elenbaas, of Lowell.

Channel 95.7, an affiliated station of 97.9 WGRD, is sending Mark and a guest to any professional football game of their choice this season.

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Joshua Lott, Getty Images
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Hazardous Travel Warning Issued by National Weather Service for Greater Grand Rapids, West Michigan [Video]

Winter officially does not arrive until next month, but it sure feels like it's already here, doesn't it?

The National Weather Service's Grand Rapids Office has issued a winter storm warning in effect from this afternoon through 9 p.m. Tuesday. The bottom lines: heavy lake-effect and blowing snow.

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Rachel Kramer
Rachel Kramer
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Lake Effect: Grand Rapids’, West Michigan’s Winter 2014-15 Weather Forecast [Video]

After last winter, many us are approaching this winter with caution.

Today probably didn't help: snow on Halloween?

The National Weather Service's winter weather forecast is out. All we can say is make sure those snow blowers and shovels are ready if you live, work and/or play -- not to mention drive or travel -- between U.S. 131 and the Lake Michigan shore in greater Grand Rapids and West Michigan.

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Courtesy Centre for Progress Innovation, Ltd.
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Airplanes of the Future Might Not Have Windows [Video]

Everyone hates the absurd amounts of money that it costs to fly somewhere on an airplane. It's so convenient, yet so expensive! But fret no more.

A company is looking to change all of that, but it's going to also change airplanes completely.

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Frank Polich/Getty Images
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Idiot Misses Flight, Bangs On Window to Get Pilot’s Attention [Video]

We've all been there before.

You're rushing to get to the airport and you're cutting it way too close. You check your bags, get through security and then start hauling ass to get to your gate, but you're too late. The jetway door is closed and you've missed your flight.

That's what happened to this guy and his wife.

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Scott Gries/Getty Images
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: You Can Now Shame Your Fellow Airline Passengers On This Website (Video)

Have you ever had a bad experience while flying during your travels?

Well, there is a Facebook page titled Passenger Shaming, which also has companion Instagram and Twitter accounts, that takes pride in bringing you pictures and videos of some of the jerks you may encounter during your flights.

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Rick Gershon/Getty Images
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Idiot at Airport Causes Long Delay Because of Wi-Fi Hotspot Name [Video]

A Southwest Airlines flight from Seattle to Denver was delayed about four hours last week because of an idiot on board who chose poorly when naming his wi-fi hotspot, Fox 31 Denver reported.

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Kahler Nygard/YouTube
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: TSA Tries to Screen Airline Passenger After Flight [Video]

Typically, we are not really fans of these kinds of videos where people try to put police or other officials in their place and record their interactions with them.

But this guy is just doing it right.

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