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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.

2 hrs ago | 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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6 hrs ago | 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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7 hrs ago | 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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8 hrs ago | 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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13 hrs ago | 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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14 hrs ago | 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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17 hrs ago | 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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WOTV Battle Creek

Camp Sunshine brightens the lives of campers with disabilities

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. Camp Sunshine offers people ages 12 - 50 with developmental disabilities the opportunity to attend summer camp in a safe, caring and inclusive environment.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Names+Faces: Cooper's hunger for White Castles gets satisfaction

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.

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WOODTV.com

A home damaged by the storm.

A shortage of skilled laborers may delay home repairs in Kentwood and Wyoming after Sunday night's storm and tornado.

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MLive.com

Demolition sought for slumping buildings in downtown Grand Rapids

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 .

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WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids Mourns A City Champion

For decades his foundation, The Wege Foundation and Grand Rapids Community Foundation worked on capital and environmental projects in a co-funding role.

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Examiner.com

Grand Rapids metro tornado confirmed

The Grand Rapids National Weather Service conducted a damage survey and confirms that an EF-1 tornado hit southern parts of the Grand Rapids metro Sunday evening.

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MLive.com

Can't miss this 2014 Mayor's Tree of the Year

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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Boston.com

Flooding closes bridges along the Mississippi; high winds injure six in Michigan

A shopping plaza in Grand Rapids, Mich., was heavily damaged by a storm packing winds of 80 miles per hour.

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