Grand Rapids metro tornado confirmed
The Grand Rapids National Weather Service conducted a damage survey and confirms that an EF-1 tornado hit southern parts of the Grand Rapids metro Sunday evening.
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Mon Jul 07, 2014
Radar Images of Sun. Night Storm
Kyle Underwood saved these velocity scans during the wind event in Wyoming/Kentwood.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
WOTV Battle Creek
Try something new: the T-RX
BYRON CENTER, Mich. Student athletes at Byron Center High School use specialized exercise to stay fit for competition.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Kent County sheriff's deputies to be placed in 4 school districts this fall
Four Kent County school districts will have new school resource officers next fall in a move county sheriff's officials say addresses crime and helps foster positive relationships between young people and police.
Grand Rapids Plastics owner who 'flunked retirement' earns lifetime achievement award
He raised his five kids as a single parent, continues to provide jobs for in the community and hasn't collected a paycheck since 2001.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
WOTV Battle Creek
maranda-center for physical rehabilitation
BYRON CENTER, Mich. When you think about summer vacation for kids, you probably think they're by at the pool, playing video games, or hanging out with their friends.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
Lansing State Journal
Candidates for Michigan governor and U.S. Senate pledge support for small business
Candidates for Michigan governor and the U.S. Senate all promised to fight for small businesses at a candidate forum in Lansing Thursday, where Republican candidate Terri Lynn Land's pledge to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act drew the biggest applause.
Top 5 things to do in Grand Rapids include Founders Fest, Fortune Feimster, and Chalk Art...
A crowd of over 5,000 is expected to fill Grandville Avenue between Cherry and Bartlett streets as Founders Fest - the 21+ street party celebrating Founders craft beer, live music, and local food and artists - returns on Saturday, June 21, from 3 to 11 p.m. Guests can watch musical acts from New York and the Midwest including modern funk band ... (more)
Tue Jun 17, 2014
'Slight' risk: Michigan's seemingly small chance for severe storms means significant threat
Multiple lightning bolts light up the sky near Byron Center during an end of July storm rolling through West Michigan.
Two Dems to introduce proposal to overturn Michigan's abortion insurance law
The law was passed by the Republican-controlled Legislature without a public hearing in December 2013 on the basis of petitions circulated by Right to Life of Michigan.
Mon Jun 16, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Bill to repeal controversial abortion insurance law to be discussed
Lawmakers may be gone from the Capitol until early September, but some are trying to keep the hot-button issue of abortion on the front burner.
Fri Jun 13, 2014
GOP Lawmaker's Bill Would Outlaw Abortion Before Some Women Know They're Pregnant
Michigan Rep. Thomas Hooker introduced a package of bills in the state House June 10, 2014 that would severely restrict abortions.
Tue Jun 10, 2014
Byron Center hosting fifth annual West Michigan Chalk Art Festival
Gates Domeier, age 18, and Ashley Boss, age 16, both of Byron Center, work on their goldfish bowl design in last year's West Michigan Chalk Art Festival.