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Operators of southwestern Michigan's Palisades Nuclear Power Plant say it's now back online after an eight-week shutdown for refueling and maintenance.
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Few things are more frustrating for traffic crash investigators than trying to piece together the details of a serious-injury or fatal collision that remains unsolved.
It was a Grand Rapids tea party in pink, as west Michigan cancer survivors gathered to celebrate their lives with family and friends.
Kent County leaders have selected five candidates to interview next week as potential replacements for former County Commissioner Michael Wawee Jr., who resigned last month after being charged with embezzling from the Roman Catholic Diocese of Grand Rapids.
Tears welled in Paula Bowman's eyes Saturday afternoon as she gazed as at her fire-damaged apartment on Grand Rapids' Southeast Side.
Mar. 15, 2014 - HOLLYWOOD -- Listening to this official mpeeze free mixtape "Success" is entertaining, refreshing and pounding with fusion original lyrics.
Grand Rapids Public Schools is going to implement an aggressive talent recruitment campaign with strategic and targeted outreach to attract new, diverse talent, Superintendent Teresa Weatherall Neal announced Saturday, March 15, during her State our Schools address.
When comedian Sinbad first appeared at LaughFest two years ago, he was greeted by a standing ovation as he stepped out on stage before uttering a single word.
Mayor George Heartwell cut short a Grand Rapids City Commission meeting Tuesday, March 11, at City High/Middle School when a speaker exceeded his allotted comment time and refused to stop talking.
In his film and TV career, actor Josh Carrizales has portrayed everything from a thug to a drag queen, cursed out one of the most successful rap stars of all time, and hanged upside-down in front of actor Val Kilmer in his underwear.
On Saturday, March 29, River City Scholars Charter Academy, 644 Evergreen St. SE, will host health insurance information sessions with Cherry Street Health Services at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the school.
A Grand Rapids man allegedly caught stealing diesel fuel from a truck Friday is suspected of more than 40 gasoline thefts in Kent and Ottawa counties, police said.
Hot off the heels of last week's fun with Hill Farmstead, here's this: Cigar City Brewing of Tampa Bay, Fla., held their annual Hunahpu's Day event this past weekend, celebrating the release of the once-per-year Hunahpu's Imperial Stout .
Irish on Ionia, the annual St. Patrick's Day street party in Grand Rapids, will be bigger than ever, organizers tell 24 Hour News 8. The fourth annual event will be from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, hosted by McFadden's Restaurant & Saloon, and stretch from Oakes Street to Fulton Street, one block further than previous years.
Production workers at the former Sara Lee plant should be paid for the time it takes to put on and take off safety clothing and equipment, something they have traditionally done outside their work shifts.