WTKG-AM Grand Rapids
Texting-while-driving campaign kicks off
Organizers said they want to get out the word just before high school football season kicks off by debuting the campaign at a game Thursday in Grandville.
Berlin Raceway to crown champs Saturday night, and one class is all tied up
Berlin Raceway officials will soon be covering the half-mile asphalt oval with dirt, and when the calendar turns to September, a month of dirt-track action will follow.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
U.S. Rep. Bill Huizenga gets pitch on tax breaks during visit Grandville shop floor
Troy Turnbull played "show and tell" on Monday, Aug. 25, when he brought U.S. Rep. Bill Huizenga into his back shop at Industrial Innovations , the company he owns and manages at 2936 Dormax St. SW.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Snyder, Calley ticket set for November as LG wins renomination at Michigan Republican convention
Calley bested tea party organizer Wes Nakagiri on Saturday at the Michigan Republican Party's statewide nominating convention in Novi, winning support from nearly two of every three voting delegates, according to an unofficial tally.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Volunteers needed for 11th annual Mayors' Grand River Cleanup
The cleanup is hosted by Wyoming Mayor Jack Poll, Grandville Mayor Steve Maas, Walker Mayor Mark Huizenga, and Grand Rapids Mayor George Heartwell.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Calls to suicide helplines up dramatically since death of Robin Williams
Suicide prevention helplines in West Michigan have seen a dramatic increase in the amount of calls coming in since the death of legendary comedian Robin Williams last Monday.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
New Website for Industrial Innovations
In order to meet the demands of its customer basis, the company has completely revamped its website to adapt to computer, tablet and mobile phone screen sizes, making it practical for everyday usage.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Police identify suspect wanted for abduction, robbery at knifepoint
Authorities are looking for a 29-year-old man suspected of carjacking a woman at knife point in Ottawa County and forcing her to drive to a Grand Rapids ATM.
Northern Michigan News
Old-time country soundtrack of Buckley Old Engine Show
It's noisy: The steam train whistle howls. Antique tractors chug along dirt roads.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Gonzales: Social Stories
I CAME to know about Social Stories in one of the autism conferences I attended.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Lansing club owner proposing Tin Can bar in downtown Grand Rapids
Doug Johns Jr. is seeking permission from city planners this week to open a Tin Can Grand Rapids at 206 Grandville Ave. SW, underneath the 616 Lofts on Grandville and adjacent to the Mayan Buzz Cafe .
Grandville celebrates first Vintage & Blueberry Festival
Area residents filled Chicago Drive in downtown Grandville on Aug. 8 and 9 to celebrate the first Vintage & Blueberry Festival.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Mich. Honda dealer cashes in on clunkers
Rick Clift, left, and Cameron Korenstra of River Town Honda in Grandville, Mich., sell older, high-mileage trade-ins "as is" on Budget Row.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Battle Creek Enquirer
First time out, 5-year-old golfer gets hole-in-one
The Wolf Family have been a part of the golf community in the Battle Creek area for well over 50 years.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Townie Award Winners: For the Health of It
Hair Salon Gold : Jeffrey Richards Salon 742 Wealthy St. SE, Grand Rapids Now 15 years young, the salon is a treat for the senses, from its Shampoo Lounge to its complementary mocha or "comforting" tea, it is all about the personal care experience.
Accused drunken driver changes mind about trial, takes plea deal in injury crash
A Grandville man reconsidered his decision to go before a jury with a charge of drunken driving causing serious injury stemming from a December crash which injured a 59-year-old Ada man.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
High-End Homes: Contemporary and cast in concrete, Ada Township home is listed for $1.6 million
When Dr. Scott Lancaster was kicking around concepts for his dream house, he kept thinking back to the large precast concrete panels he saw while driving past Kerkstra Precast, a commercial building supplier in Grandville.