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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 $314,900 which is roughly $94/per square foot. More Grand Rapids information.

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Local news for Grand Rapids, MI continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

3 hrs ago | MLive.com

Jeff Dykehouse remembered for community involvement, living 'full throttle'

As friends remembered the 52-year-old Grand Rapids man Thursday - a day after he was struck and killed by a car while riding his bicycle in Ada Township - they spoke in admiration of his ability to connect with others.

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7 hrs ago | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

Want a police sedan?

At least three Crown Victoria police sedans go on the auction block to the public, the City of Grand Rapids said Friday.

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12 hrs ago | MLive.com

Grand Rapids, Godwin Heights grads complete GRCC program to avoid remedial classes

Sixty-three Grand Rapids and Godwin Heights graduates completed a Grand Rapids Community College program aimed at helping them avoid remedial classes, so they can move into credit-bearing coursework.

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12 hrs ago | MLive.com

Grand Rapids, Godwin Heights grads complete GRCC program to avoid remedial classes

Sixty-three Grand Rapids and Godwin Heights graduates completed a Grand Rapids Community College program aimed at helping them avoid remedial classes, so they can move into credit-bearing coursework.

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16 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

Red Cross Shelter Closing; Clean-up kit distribution to continue on site

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - According to a news release the American Red Cross shelter at Kentwood Activities Center will be closing at noon today.

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20 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Tornadoes, cold and billiard ball sized hail

Tornadoes, cold and billiard ball sized hail top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history.

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Yesterday | WOTV Battle Creek

Summertime fun with the family

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. Summer is in full swing and this is a great time to get the family together for some fun events! Check out Maranda's top picks in this week's Five Star Family Fun Update! Lowell Riverwalk Festival, downtown Lowell & Lowell Fairgrounds Thursday, July 10 - Saturday, July 12 riverwalkfestival.org Concerts, parade, duck race, arts ... (more)

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Examiner.com

Record cold, a ten day heat wave, thunderstorms and a shipwreck

Record cold, a ten day heat wave, thunderstorms and a shipwreck top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history.

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WOODTV.com

Storm damage in Kent County. Photo courtesy: Adam Dabaja/Soapbox Pictures)

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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MLive.com

Dog's return after tornado provides happy ending for visiting family, destroyed kennel

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.

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WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

Avid Bicyclist, Photographer, Father Killed by Suspected Drunk Driver

Kent County Sheriff's deputies released the name of the bicyclist hit and killed by an alleged drunk driver Wednesday in Ada Township.

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MLive.com

Silver Line park-n-ride: See where Grand Rapids will designate 8 spaces

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.

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MLive.com

Top 5 things to do in Grand Rapids include GRAM on the Green, Summer Beer Fest, Riverwalk Festival

The list of outdoor events in West Michigan is a long one with summertime in full swing.

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MLive.com

Medical marijuana-related charges filed against Grand Rapids doctor, others in alleged drug ring

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.

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MLive.com

Democratic candidates Gary Peters, Mark Schauer schedule joint stop in Grand Rapids

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer speaks during a press conference in Lansing on May 20, 2014.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

New Police Chief Hopes to Make Grand Rapids a oeSafest City of Our Size in the Countrya

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.

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WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

Speed Limit Sign Back In Place After a Homemadea Sign Creator...

The first sign read, "25 miles an hour not 55". That sign was damaged and stolen weeks after it was installed.

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WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

Traffic Blog: New Construction, Traffic News

The ramp from northbound US-131 to eastbound Stadium Drive is closed through July 21. All other ramps are open.

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MLive.com

Weak tornado struck Ionia County hours after Grand Rapids-area twister, forecasters say

A weak tornado touched down near Ionia early Monday morning, according to a National Weather Service storm survey.

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MLive.com

Man faces charges in shooting of two men on crowded Ionia Avenue

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.

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