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Canadian Freight Train Not Stopped by Snow [Video]

This is something a foamer would definitely have a special moment to while watching.

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Wiktor D./ThinkStock
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Man Skiing Down Street Gets Pulled Over During TV Broadcast [Video]

WYXZ-TV was covering Sunday's snowstorm that dumped 18 inches on Detroit and southeastern Michigan with one of its reporters out showing how bad the roads were.

Right when the mayor of Eric Zane's hometown of Warren was talking about how dangerous it was, a minivan passed by pulling a guy on skis behind it.

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Stay Warm With These Scarves Found Downtown

I went out for lunch today to get my usual Teriyaki Bowl from Freshii and I walked past the Silverline Stop in downtown Grand Rapids. I started to notice these colorful scarves tied around light posts downtown.

Upon closer inspection, a smile graced my face.

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Rachel Kramer
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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Car Drifts Through New York TV Weather Report [Video]

WNBC News 4 New York anchor-reporter Stacey Bell had a close call.

While covering the snowstorm hitting the East Coast on Monday, she was nearly struck by a drifting car.

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Big Dog Doesn’t Know How Ice Works, Learns Quickly [Video]

What’s better than watching dog videos on the Internet?

Watching them in slow motion!

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193 Vehicles Involved In I-94 Pileup Killing One [Video]

The massive multi-vehicle crash that shut down a five-mile stretch of I-94 near Galeburg on Friday continues to keep the interstate closed.

Authorities with Michigan State Police and the Michigan Department of Transportation report that 193 vehicles were involved, which includes 76 semis and 117 passenger cars and SUVs, according to WZZM-13. One person was killed and 23 others were injured.

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Video of the Semi Truck Full of Fireworks Exploding on I-94 Today

It's been a Snowmageddon-type news day today, with the crazy 150-car-pileup on I-94 between Kalamazoo and Battle Creek today. Sadly, we have had reports of a fatality at the scene, and several injuries.

Keep listening to GRD for updates on this accident, and traffic issues all around the area, as well as keeping up to date here!

But for at least a little fun with the Snowmageddon, we get this video posted of the fireworks truck that apparently began the I-94 accident today.

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Irina Igumnova
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More Than 150 Vehicles in I-94 Pileup Near Galesburg; One Reported Dead [Video]

Both directions of I-94 are closed between Kalamazoo and Battle Creek because of a multi-vehicle crash involving semi-trucks.

The interstate is closed between Galesburg and Climax, WZZM-13, Michigan State Police and the Michigan Department of Transportation report.

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Snowstorm’s Snowfall Piles Up Over a Foot in Parts of West Michigan [Infographic]

Welcome back to winter, with snowfall totals from the snowstorm plowing into greater Grand Rapids and West Michigan piling up more than a foot of the white, fluffy stuff, according to the National Weather Service's Grand Rapids Office.

Plus, more -- 2 to four inches is being forecast -- is coming along with wind chills below zero degrees, gusting winds up to 30 miles per hour and blowing and drifting snow making travel hazardous with a winter storm warning in effect until this afternoon.

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Rachel Kramer
Rachel Kramer
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‘Significant’ Winter Weather Blowing In for Greater Grand Rapids, West Michigan [Infographic]

Winter is blasting in in an even bigger way.

The National Weather Service's Grand Rapids Office has issued a winter storm warning for this afternoon through Friday afternoon, calling the wintry blast coming our way in greater Grand Rapids and West Michigan as "significant."

Basically, more than a foot of snow is possible with heavy snow beginning about 2 p.m. EST and continuing through Friday. Wind gusts are forecast to be up to 45 miles per hour, with blowing and drifting snow and wind chills of 10 degrees below zero.

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Tornado Tears Through Los Angeles [Video]

For the first time in a decade, Los Angeles was hit by a tornado.

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