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Grand Rapids, Michigan is located in Kent County. Zip codes in Grand Rapids, MI include 49555, 49546, and 49503. The median home price in Grand Rapids is $319,000 which is roughly $95/per square foot. More Grand Rapids information.

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3 hrs ago | MLive.com

Ottawa County prosecutor will take up case against former Kent County prosecutor on sex crime charges

The 61-year-old former Kent County prosecutor charged with assault and criminal sexual conduct has decided not to represent himself as he faces as much as 10 years in prison.

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7 hrs ago | MLive.com

A warmer day ahead in Grand Rapids, but showers possible early

We're starting out Thursday cool, yet again, but temps should be warmer today than earlier this week.

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11 hrs ago | WOTV Battle Creek

Coast Guard Festival, Festival Idol, Grand Haven

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. Similar to the national popular TV show, this is musical talent with a local twist! Hundreds of community members came out to cheer on their favorite singer during the Festival Idol competition.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

Center to open for homeless teenagers and runaways in Grand Rapids

Mars Hill Bible Church and Arbor Circle will be transforming a vacant building on State Street into a drop-in center.

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WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

Man repaid by repairman; stove fixed for free by Good Samaritan

One victim of an alleged rogue repairman has led to a happy conclusion after he contacted the FOX 17 Problem Solvers.

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WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

GVSU student receives new wheelchair-accessible van from Zeigler Auto Group

GVSU Student Chandler McBride received his new wheelchair-accessible van as a gift from Aaron Zeigler and the Zeigler Auto Group.

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Chicago Chronicle

Dog finds baby near Diamond Lake Michigan

When Jeff Kopp took his dog Bobby for a walk on Monday in Diamond Lake near Grand Rapids, Michigan, the last thing he expected to encounter was a newborn.Kopp was walking Bobby down an unfamiliar path when the dog began sniffing around curiously.

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WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

Another Step To The South For Downtown Grand Rapids

Groundbreaking today for the structure in the Arena South District. The eleven-story building is behind the Van Andel Arena on 55 Ottawa Avenue will house offices, 100 apartments, a restaurant, shops plus parking.

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Lansing State Journal

Autopsy finds pregnant woman died of strangulation

A medical examiner has found that a pregnant Michigan woman police say was killed by a man she connected with through Craigslist was strangled with a rope, strap or other device.

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TheBlaze.com

Michigan Woman Uses an Unlikely Item to Defend Herself During Knife Attack

A 56-year-old Grand Rapids, Michigan, woman was forced to protect herself against a man who broke into her home and threatened to kill her, but just what she used that saved her from more serious injuries might surprise you.

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MLive.com

Bomb threat suspect weighing 625 pounds is logistical problem for Grand Rapids court

When it comes to a man accused of making a false bomb threat at a Cedar Springs mobile home park, law enforcement officials find they have a problem.

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MLive.com

Tax proposals in Kent County: Will you fund senior services, libraries or both?

Voters countywide will consider an Aug. 5 ballot proposal to replace an expiring tax for senior services with a larger levy.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

WOTV Battle Creek

Children laugh, live and love through Gildaa s Club Grief Programs

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. When you think of Gilda's Club, you often think of Gilda's LaughFest , but the organization does so much more.

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WOODTV.com

GR preps Division Avenue for Silver Line

The City of Lowell kicked off the 7th annual Pink Arrow Project with its Pink Arrow Community Day on Tuesday.

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WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

Fingerprint Leads to Home Invasion, Assault Suspect

A parole violator is being held at the Kent County Jail after evidence at a home invasion in Grand Rapids last week linked him to a knife assault.

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Lansing State Journal

Ex-Christian radio host in Grand Rapids admits to raping boy at motel

Former WCSG radio host John Richard Balyo admitted today that he and a second man handcuffed a 12-year-old boy to a motel bed, sexually abused him and took nine photos during the April encounter.

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MLive.com

Term limits proposal appears headed for Grand Rapids ballot

A ballot proposal for term limits appears headed to city voters in November. Advocates on Tuesday, July 29, turned in two boxes of signatures to the Grand Rapids clerk's office.

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WLNS-TV Lansing

Meridian Township Police Ask For Help Finding Suspect

A man walking a dog along a western Michigan dirt road has found a newborn with her umbilical cord still attached.

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MLive.com

Man enters woman's vehicle, stabs her, in northeast Grand Rapids

A woman is recovering from a stab wound after an attempted robbery on the city's Northeast Side early Tuesday, police say.

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WLNS-TV Lansing

Ex-Radio Host Expected To Plea In Child Porn Probe

A former host at a popular Christian radio station in western Michigan is expected to plead guilty in a child pornography investigation.

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