Grand Rapids News
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40 min ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa
A judge has sentenced a 28-year-old man to the mandatory life in prison without parole for first-degree murder in a robbery and shooting attack at a Grand Rapids home one year ago that killed one man and injured four other people.
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Should the federal government stop offering subsidized student loans?
4 hrs ago | WZZM-TV Grand Rapids
A Grand Rapids man who once rapped about murder and mayhem will spend the rest of his life in prison for a violent rampage last December that left one person dead and three others wounded.
5 hrs ago | CBS Local
A snowstorm pushing across Michigan's Lower Peninsula is being blamed for a 30-vehicle pileup that is forcing the closing of U.S. 131 north of Grand Rapids.
10 hrs ago | MLive.com
Snowfall accumulations on the measure of 3-5 inches are on tap by Tuesday evening for much of West Michigan.
14 hrs ago | WNEM-TV Saginaw
The Ottawa County sheriff's department says the boys, ages 4 and 6, were last seen Monday night at a home in Georgetown Township, near Grand Rapids.
15 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press
An aspiring Grand Rapids-area rapper who authorities say stole a school bus last year and drove to Detroit with hopes of doing some recording is expected to get mental health care.
16 hrs ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
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16 hrs ago | KRCR
They may have dorm rooms to sleep in during the school year, but many college students are technically homeless -- with no place to call home when classes aren't in session.
16 hrs ago | Examiner.com
The evangelists son said last week he appears to be declining. A spokesman for Graham says while the 95-year-old is frail, his vital signs remain strong.
The snow is falling, temperatures are dropping and Black Friday is behind us. It's time for holiday fun in Grand Rapids.
Grand Rapids Superintendent Teresa Weatherall Neal on Monday, Dec. 9, announced her community listening tour schedule in which she will seek feedback on the second phase of her district restructuring plan, including new and expanded school choices.
The 28-year-old man accused of using his camera-phone to do some high tech peeping on the girls' locker room of a dance studio has pleaded guilty and faces time behind bars.
If you loved Lansing-based saxophonist Phil Denny at the 1st and 2nd annual GRandJazzFest events, then you're in for a treat this Dec. 9. Phil returns to West Michigan for a holiday performance and special CD release concert at The B.O.B. in downtown Grand Rapids.
Two armed robberies at neighborhood markets will send a pair of young Grand Rapids men to prison for a lengthy term.
He's a weaver and she's a knitter. Together Bob and Darlene Meyering enjoy fiber art and trips to yarn shops.
The collected items will be donated directly to the children attending Harrison Park School in Grand Rapids.