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  1. 30-day Rainfall AnomalyRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | WOODTV.com

    ... conditions over most of the country. Rainfall yesterday: Grand Rapids 0.04", Holland 0.15", Battle Creek 0.26", Big Rapids 0.32"heavier rain to our south and southwest: 0.85" at Indianapolis, 1.01 at Chicago and 1.59 at Algonquin IL northwest of ...

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  2. Mild weather the next few daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | UpNorthLive.com

    ... wind from the east and northeast. Saturday...more sunshine. Highs in the 70s. Dry for northern Michigan, but from Big Rapids southward you could get wet. Light wind from the east or north.

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  3. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

    In Big Rapids, Wesley Snyder has been found competent to stand trial. When Police went to his home to question him about and assault, they say Snyder tried to shoot them with a bow and arrows.

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  4. Man who allegedly shot arrows at police found competent to stand trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | MLive.com

    A man who allegedly shot arrows at officers has been found competent to stand trial on 12 felony charges stemming from the Big Rapids incident. Mecosta County sheriff's officials said Snyder "ambushed" Big Rapids police officers who went to his apartment Jan. 16 to take a statement about an earlier assault for which he was a suspect.

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  5. Ronald Neal BoyerRead the original story

    Monday Jun 1 | Northern Michigan News

    ... in death by his parents; his brother, Daniel Boyer, of Reed City; and three sisters: Monzelle Freiberg of Big Rapids, Dorothy Kage and Lucille Boyer, both of Reed City. He is survived by his wife, Rozella; daughters: Katrina (Timothy) Wanner and ...

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  6. Severe thunderstorms may sweep across area later MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | UpNorthLive.com

    ... across Northern Michigan to remain dry with temperatures ranging from 66F at Newberry/Beaver Island to 76F at Big Rapids. There is an increasing threat for severe thunderstorms Monday late afternoon/evening. In fact this is probably the best setup ...

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  7. Alcohol possibly a factor in crash involving teen driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | MLive.com

    ... Mile Road and 230th Avenue, according to the Mecosta County Sheriff's Department. She was taken to a hospital in Big Rapids following the crash, which occurred around 3 a.m. Alcohol is believed to be a factor, the sheriff's department said. Brian ...

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  8. Sunshine for Friday - " Weekend RainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | WOODTV.com

    ... the brighter of the two). The cool air is coming from the northat 10 pm, it's still 70 at the G.R. airport, 62 at Big Rapids, 56 at Cadillac and just 49 in the U.P. at Manistique, Newberry and S. Ste. Marie and 47 at Copper Harbor.

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  9. Turnbull, Andison to replace Brooke Henderson as community torchbearers for PanAm GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | InsideHalton.com

    ... Smiths Falls, after receiving sponsor exemption into the LPGA Symetra tour event (Tullymore Classic) in Big Rapids, MI, she will be unable to make it home for the celebration. Turnbull, who now will be carrying the torch as the Community ...

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  10. 1 seriously hurt in crash; driver arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | WOODTV.com

    Authorities say a juvenile sustained serious injuries in a single-car crash believed to have been caused by a drunk driver. The crash happened around 11:45 a.m. Monday on Woodward Avenue west of 220th Avenue in Big Rapids Township, west of the City of Big Rapids, according to the Mecosta County Sheriff's Office.

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  11. Suspected drunken driver arrested after crash injures two boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | MLive.com

    Sheriff's deputies were called to the single-car crash in Big Rapids Township about 11:44 a.m. Monday, June 15. A 34-year-old man was driving west on Woodward Avenue, west of 220th Avenue, when he lost control of the car. The vehicle went off the road, then returned to the road, where it crossed the center line and struck a tree, authorities said.

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  12. Dry start to weekend but storms sweep back in Saturday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | UpNorthLive.com

    ... in Osceola County picked up 1.43" of rain with Pentwater seeing 1.36" of measured rain. Not far behind were Big Rapids with 1.17" and Baldwin tallied 1.15". On the other end of the scale, much of Eastern Upper Michigan saw absolutely no rain at all ...

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  13. Today's obituary is Harvey Jay Buter of Ludington, 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | MLive.com

    Buter was born on July 10, 1936. For many years he worked at Clark Floor Machine in Muskegon and Simonds Industries in Big Rapids.

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  14. Elaine M. LarsonRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Daily Globe

    ... enjoyed spending time with her family and grandchildren. Surviving are her daughter, Cheryl (Rex) Richardson, Big Rapids; two grandchildren, Scott Richardson, Charlotte, and Eric (Jackie) Richardson, Big Rapids; two great-grandchildren, Alec and ...

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  15. Where is the best city for hockey fans?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... three times higher in Boston than in Sunrise, Fla. a The number of sports bars per capita is 16 times higher in Big Rapids, Mich., than in Duluth, Minn. a The attendance rate for NHL games is two times higher in Chicago than in Sunrise, Fla. You can ...

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  16. Speed, alcohol possible factors in crash that left man with 'life threatening injuries'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | MLive.com

    Speed and alcohol are believed to be factors in a one vehicle car crash that left a 33-year-old Rodney man in critical condition early Saturday morning, according to the Mecosta County Sheriff's Department. The driver was taken to Spectrum Health Big Rapids with life threatening injuries after the crash, which occurred around 2:20 a.m. In a news release, the department said the vehicle left the road, and the driver then "over corrected," which caused the vehicle to roll over.

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  17. SNELL, Caroline L.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | Dayton Daily News

    News Death Notice SNELL, Caroline L. Born Big Rapids, Michigan on August 14, 1931. Caroline leaves her spouse, Richard; children Judyth Williams of Charlotte, N.C., Scott Snell of Houston, TX, and Joyce Miller of Centerville, Ohio; Also beloved grand-children Joseph Richard Miller, Caroline Williams, Matthew Miller, Andrew Miller and Margaret Williams; also brother-in-law Fred Gatzke of Ft.

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  18. Detroit Catholic Central tames Katke, Shamrocks win Division 1 boys golf title by 31...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | MLive.com

    ... all the kids whatever they could do (would help)," said Anderson, who didn't ask all of them to make the trek to Big Rapids. "I didn't expect them to drive two-and-a half hours, but all of them are here. "When you have a team with as many good ...

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  19. 2 injured in head-on crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... say the 17-year-old woman from Stanwood was driving eastbound on Grass Lake Rd, while a 30-year-old man from Big Rapids was traveling westbound. Both vehicles were traveling up opposite sides of a hill in the road. When they reached the top, their ...

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  20. Red Cross kicks off a All in One Daya campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 2 | WOODTV.com

    ... 2-4 p.m. Tuesday at several of their office locations including Holland, Grand Rapids, Muskegon, Hastings, and Big Rapids. WOOD TV8 provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you ...

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