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  1. Vehicle of suspected shooter Jaruan Render found, but not himRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | MLive.com

    Police have located the burgundy Chevrolet Suburban driven by shooting suspect Jaruan Dequan Render, but are still looking for Render himself. Three children who were with Render were the subject of an Amber Alert issued Wednesday afternoon that alerted people to be on the lookout for the Suburban.

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  2. Neighborhood pub sold to Grand Rapids restaurant groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | MLive.com

    Graydon's Crossing, a neighborhood pub and restaurant in the Creston Heights neighborhood, has been sold the owners of the SpeakEZ Lounge and Garage Bar & Grill. Kevin Farhat, operator of the Garage Bar & Grill, and Eric Albertson, owner of North Monroe hot spot SpeakEZ Lounge, will operate the pub at 1223 Plainfield Avenue NE, in association with Third Coast Development.

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  3. 'Daily Show' host Trevor Noah, 'Weird Al' top 2018 LaughFest lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | MLive.com

    Comedian Trevor Noah performs on stage during the 11th Annual Stand Up for Heroes benefit, presented by the New York Comedy Festival and The Bob Woodruff Foundation, at the Theater at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, in New York.( "Weird Al," shown here performing in Bay City in 2016, joins Trevor Noah and others headlining the lineup for LaughFest 2018. GRAND RAPIDS, MI -- The community's annual comedy festival is less than four months away, and organizers of Gilda's LaughFest this week announced several comedians coming for the 10-day event.

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  4. Michigan receives national praise for roadway safety programRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | MLive.com

    The Michigan Department of Transportation and Grand Rapids area emergency personnel were honored Wednesday, Nov. 15, with a national roadway safety award for the success of its "Expedited Towing and Enhanced Incident Response" program. In response to an increase in vehicles striking fire department trucks being used to block crash scenes, MDOT and Grand Rapids-area emergency personnel began using crash attenautors while responding to vehicles crashes.

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  5. Former NorthPointe Christian catcher Ben Hill selected NAIA Preseason All-AmericanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | MLive.com

    Grand Rapids native Ben Hill batted .427, knocked in 44 runs and had a 17-game hitting streak last season for the Olivet Nazarene University baseball team. The NAIA-Baseball Coaches Association All-America Committee is confident that the former NorthPointe Christian star is headed for a big senior season, too.

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  6. Frankenmuth-Grand Rapids West Catholic Division 5 semifinal previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | MLive.com

    The Frankenmuth Eagles run under their entrance flag at the start of a high school football game between Frankenmuth and Freeland High Schools in Frankenmuth on Friday, October 20, 2017. Frankenmuth's Hunter Schluckebier breaks away for a touchdown at Frankenmuth's game against Millington on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017.

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  7. Immigration status won't be asked by city staff -- but police still canRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | MLive.com

    Grand Rapids city officials and staff won't ask residents about their immigration status under a new policy the commission adopted Tuesday, Nov. 14. The policy does not explicitly prevent police officers from asking immigration status, however -- something that immigrant advocates who supported the policy found disappointing. "I see this as a step forward to attend to what the immigrant community is asking, but it's not addressing that fear," said Gema Lowe, director of the Worker's Center of West Michigan.

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  8. DeWitt refuses to lose in Class A state quarterfinal match against Grand Rapids ChristianRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | MLive.com

    MIDDLEVILLE DeWitt 's volleyball team demonstrated that it can play just as well from behind as it does with a lead during Tuesday night's Class A quarterfinal match. The Panthers swept their way into the Thursday's state semifinals with a 3-0 victory over Grand Rapids Christian at Middleville High School.

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  9. Towing company owner was on service call when fatally shot, family saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | MLive.com

    Relatives of towing company owner Gerald Love say he was on a service call in Southeast Grand Rapids when he was fatally shot. Friends are describing Love, 46, as a family man who took over his father's towing company after the elder Love died in 2016.

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  10. Judge to killer: 'Do you think this is funny?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | MLive.com

    After pleading no contest to second-degree murder, Darrell Lamar Jones, 39, blamed the victim as he was sentenced in a fatal stabbing outside of a Grandville motel. Kent County Circuit Judge Mark Trusock didn't buy Jones' story.

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  11. Calvin volleyball trio earns AVCA All-America honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | MLive.com

    Three members of the volleyball team received AVCA Division III All-America honors on Tuesday. Junior Anna Kamp was named to the AVCA Division III All-America first team.

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  12. Police chief's youth advisory council to bridge lines of communicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | MLive.com

    Grand Rapids Police Chief David Rahinsky announced he is forming IMPACT - a Youth Advisory Council that will serve as a bridge between young people and the police department. The purpose of this volunteer high school group is to provide a platform for young adults to voice their opinions and advise Rahinsky on current police issues from a young adult's perspective, according to a press release.

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  13. Officer still recovering after scuffle left him temporarily paralyzedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | MLive.com

    A Grand Rapids police officer seriously injured while making an arrest in October remains off work almost four weeks later. Officer James Sotke, a 21-year police veteran for the Grand Rapids Police Department, is recovering from a spinal cord injury that left him temporarily paralyzed.

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  14. Forest Hills Central's Bryce Clay: 'Special' on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | MLive.com

    GRAND RAPIDS If Bryce Clay is charging toward you on the football or lacrosse fields, the best thing you can do is get out of the way. "A couple of years ago, when his older brother Andrew was on the team, played defense and Bryce played attack and they were going against each other," FHC lacrosse coach Andy Shira recalled.

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  15. Man shot, killed in Southeast Grand RapidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | MLive.com

    Police were dispatched shortly before 9:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 13, to a report of the sound of gunshots in the 400 block of Crawford Street SE. Responding officers located an adult male lying in the middle of the street with life-threatening injuries apparently due to multiple gunshot wounds.

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  16. Cornerstone's Colin De Young named USTFCCCA Great Lakes Region Athlete of YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | MLive.com

    Sophomore Colin De Young had a breakout campaign as a freshman in 2016 and then this year claimed a WHAC Individual title and now adds the accolade of USTFCCCA Great Lakes Region Athlete of the Year. The honor was announced Monday as all NAIA regional awards were sent out.

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  17. TSA says no to rifle; retired judge demands $1K for ruined hunting tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | MLive.com

    After missing his flight to Georgia for a hunting trip last month, retired Kent County judge Steven Servaas demanded he be reimbursed for his loss. Servaas' gripe? That a TSA agent at Gerald R. Ford International Airport rejected the case containing a hunting rifle he planned to check with the rest of his baggage.

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  18. Grand Rapids schools meeting with parents about third-grade reading lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | MLive.com

    Grand Rapids Public Schools is hosting two parent meetings this week regarding Michigan's third-grade reading law, portions of which take effect this school year. The law, signed in October 2016, requires schools to hold back third-graders who are more than a grade level behind.

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  19. Immigrants, new city residents invited to learn how Grand Rapids worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | MLive.com

    The city of Grand Rapids and Grand Rapids Public Schools are starting a new program to help immigrants and other new city residents to learn how local government and agencies work. "The academy is designed to help Grand Rapidians to understand and participate in life in Grand Rapids," said Lynn Heemstra, the program's coordinator and executive director of Our Community's Children.

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  20. 'Okay to be White' signs popping up in Grand HavenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | MLive.com

    The international "It's Okay to be White" campaign has shown up in mostly-white Grand Haven with at least a dozen fliers popping up throughout the West Michigan community. Leon Bakke, who lives on Leggatt Street in the heart of Grand Haven, said he pulled down five of the signs from around his neighborhood Monday morning. 1 comment

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