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  1. Camping out instead of moving in: A growing trend amid housing boomRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The housing market in West Michigan continues to boom and while realtors say selling a house is relatively easy, finding one to buy can be difficult and take time. Instead of waiting in limbo, many are setting up shop at camp sites.

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  2. 2 Nassar victims praise Calley in new gubernatorial race adRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Two victims of former sports doctor Larry Nassar are praising Republican Lt. Gov. Brian Calley in a TV ad launched by his gubernatorial campaign.

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  3. Police: Man arrested in Rosa Parks Circle stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Police say a 51-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a stabbing at Rosa Parks Circle earlier this month. Reginald Van Perry was arrested June 14 on an assault with intent to murder charge, Grand Rapids Police said on Monday.

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  4. Photographers a heartbrokena after wedding cameras, equipment were stolenRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Ann Marie and Dylan Pierce said they've had a few scares in the past misplacing their cameras and other production equipment in their home in North Carolina or car. They'd always "freak out," she said, but minutes later they'd find it.

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  5. GR retirement village to host health fair to benefit Be Nice FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    To promote mental health awareness and to raise money for the Be Nice Foundation, the Village of Heather Hills is hosting their Fourth Annual Health Fai r on Wednesday. "Each year we like to do something a little bit different and each year we choose a different charity, this year we've chosen be nice," said Tami Yates, an employee at The Village of Heather Hills.

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  6. Annual K9 Walk for Fallen Officer Continues to Raise MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    A great loss to the grand rapids police department continues to be remembered six years later with an annual run. Andrew Rusticus passed away in 2012 while training for the department's K9 division.

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  7. Heat Advisory issued for Fathera s DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a Heat Advisory for all of West Michigan on Sunday. The advisory goes into effect at noon and will last until 8 PM.

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  8. Researchers finish up Grand River invasive species studyRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 16 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Federal researchers have completed a study of sea lamprey in a western Michigan waterway ahead of plans to build a barrier aimed at controlling the invasive species. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service researchers set traps and used sex pheromones to conduct a study into how many sea lamprey use the Grand River as spawning grounds, The Grand Rapids Press reported .

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  9. Get ready to BBQ with Walmarta s new Nickelodeon Slime SauceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.- If you grew up in the '90s, there's pretty much no way you didn't know what green slime was. Not only was it the best part of Nickelodeon game shows but the network even 'slimed' celebrities on its award shows, and has continued to do so over the past few decades.

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  10. Cottonwood, allergy season winding down soon, expert saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    You've probably seen it: cottonwood flying through the air in West Michigan. Experts say cottonwood trees and their seeds are working overtime this year.

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  11. Get to know the candidates: Gretchen WhitmerRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 14 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Two cups of coffee at 5 a.m. each day get Gretchen Whitmer ready for a day of campaigning, which by Memorial Day had already taken her to all 83 Michigan counties. FOX 17 will be bringing viewers features on each major candidate for governor through an in-depth, personal look at the people behind the ballot.

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  12. Video: Woman arrested after fit of rage at Planet FitnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The incident happened around 1:30 a.m. on June 12th at the Planet Fitness on 28th Street near the East Beltline. The incident was caught on cell phone video.

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  13. Proposed Grand Rapids skyscraper plans shortenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The agenda for the June 20 meeting of the Grand Rapids Historic Preservation Committee has a request to amend previously approved plans for a 42-story skyscraper at 10 Ionia NW. The request calls for the building to be 13-stories tall instead.

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  14. Grand Rapids man grooms incarcerated men to be fathersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    A Kent County father who has fostered seven children, adopting one of them, is now trying to teach other men how to be better fathers. Father's Day means something different to everyone, but for Cole Williams, it is a celebration of sharing the journey of fatherhood with some who need it most.

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  15. Smart Shopper: Inexpensive or free Fathera s Day ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Don't panic if you are just now realizing that Sunday, June 17, is Father's Day! I have some great ideas, many of which, can be tackled at the last-minute. Great Lakes Glow Golf, 3494 Plainfield Ave. NE, Grand Rapids : Maybe the little ones are just, well, too little to bring out on a big golf course.

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  16. Gender pay gap among highest in one West Michigan area, study claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The study found that the Grand Rapids/ Wyoming metro area ranks fifth in the top 10 metro areas with the biggest pay gap.

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  17. Mother says teena s violent seizures halt following CBD oil treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    More than 100,000 Michiganders have epilepsy, and about 30 percent of them have a type that's resistant to medications. One mother in Kent County says a form of medical marijuana is the only thing that works to control her teenage daughter's violent seizures.

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  18. California man dies during Grand Rapids TriathlonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Gary Grunwald, 61, died during the run portion of the event, which took place in Ada Township. Grunwald was from Elk Grove, California.

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  19. Rap icon Ice Cube coming to Grand RapidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    A rap icon is coming to the Van Andel Arena for the first time in his nearly 30 year career. Ice Cube, featuring N.W.A., will perform in Grand Rapids on Saturday, July 28. Tickets will go on sale Monday, June 18 at the Van Andel Arena or online at Ticketmaster.com.

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  20. Bridge Street Market set to open later this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    A grocery store planned for Bridge Street in Grand Rapids is making progress and according to Meijer it will be set to open later this year. The Bridge Street Market will offer nearly 40,000 square foot of fresh foods, craft beer and wine.

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