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2 hrs ago | WOODTV.com
The American Red Cross says it is still deciding when it will close its shelter for people affected by Sunday night's storm and tornado in the southern metro Grand Rapids area.
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6 hrs ago | MLive.com
Somewhat bleary-eyed and perhaps a tad skinnier, the first thing Puckett did when he arrived at his aunt's house was lay down on the cold, wooden floor and sleep.
7 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Kent County Sheriff's deputies released the name of the bicyclist hit and killed by an alleged drunk driver Wednesday in Ada Township.
8 hrs ago | MLive.com
Grand Rapids is looking to designate eight spaces in this city parking lot at the southeast corner of Division Avenue and Burton Street as a park-n-ride site for the new Silver Line bus route.
13 hrs ago | MLive.com
The list of outdoor events in West Michigan is a long one with summertime in full swing.
14 hrs ago | MLive.com
Police say a Grand Rapids doctor certified patients to use medical marijuana without providing a physical examination, reviewing patients' medical records and often without meeting the patient at all.
With curbing the violence on downtown city streets a top priority, the Grand Rapids Police Department is also adjusting to a new chief this week.
The first sign read, "25 miles an hour not 55". That sign was damaged and stolen weeks after it was installed.
The ramp from northbound US-131 to eastbound Stadium Drive is closed through July 21. All other ramps are open.
A 25-year-old man faces multiple felony charges related to the June 18 shooting of two teens on Ionia Avenue , shortly after a Bruno Mars concert downtown.
Alice Cooper opens for Motley Crue in Grand Rapids on July 2. Longtime slider fan Cooper was inducted into White Castle's Craver Hall of Fame on Monday.
Engineers and prospective owners say there's no practical way to salvage a pair of slumping downtown buildings along South Division Avenue that city officials placed barricades around earlier this year .
For decades his foundation, The Wege Foundation and Grand Rapids Community Foundation worked on capital and environmental projects in a co-funding role.
With a trunk diameter of 37.2 inches and a stormwater interception rate of 4,577.6 gallons per year, the Ulmus americana at 820 Monroe Ave. NW is the 2014 Mayor's Tree of the Year.
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Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 04:48 pm
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