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  1. Michigan couple weds to sweet sound of tornado sirensRead the original story

    Monday Aug 22 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A large tree branch lies on the ground after a severe storm in Grand Rapids, Mich., Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016. A number of homes had their roofs ripped off, trees were uprooted and vehicles damaged after the storm hit parts of western Michigan on Saturday.


  2. School at Grand Rapids Public Museum opening after overhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A new school is opening at the Grand Rapids Public Museum, capping off more than $4.5 million in renovations at the museum. Work on the museum's fourth floor included the relocation of administrative offices, new classroom space that will eventually serve 180 students in grades 6-8 and open space for special projects.


  3. Crash kills Nebraska punter, Michigan State former punterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A sheriff's department official says Nebraska punter Sam Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler have died in a car crash in Wisconsin after coaching at a kicking clinic. Louisiana State's kicker was injured in the crash.


  4. 4 lost hikers located southwest of LeavenworthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Chelan County sheriff's office says four lost hikers have been located near Edwards Peak, southwest of Leavenworth. The hikers were attempting to hike through the Enchantments but got off trail and became lost on Thursday.


  5. Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum reopens after renovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Former vice president Dick Cheney presents a set of golden wings to Susan Ford Bales, who recently received the title Honorary Naval Aviator, one of the U.S. Navy's highest honors, during a gala for the re-opening of the renovated Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum at the JW Marriott hotel in Grand Rapids, Mich., Monday, June 6, 2016.


  6. Interactive exhibits among highlights of updated Ford museumRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Inn a May 16, 2016 file photo, The DeVos Learning Center is almost completed on the side of the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum in Grand Rapids, Mich. The museum reopens June 7 after being closed since last fall for renovations.


  7. Americans have disparate access to retirement plansRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Workplace retirement plans, such as 401 accounts, have become a critical retirement savings tool for most Americans. Yet about 40 percent of full-time private sector workers in the U.S. lack access to an employer-based retirement saving plan.


  8. Garth Brooks showers four millionth ticketholder with priceyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    NOVEMBER 04: Singers Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood attend the 49th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 4, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee. GARTH BROOKS celebrated a career milestone by showering a fan with gifts after she became the four millionth person to buy a ticket to one of his concerts.


  9. Kalamazoo teen shooting survivor hopes to cartwheel againRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A 14-year-old girl shot in the head during a deadly rampage in southwestern Michigan says one of her goals is to eventually do cartwheels again. Abigail Kopf told ABC's "Good Morning America" in a segment broadcast Monday that she's a "warrior princess."


  10. Teen survivor of mass shooting leaves rehabilitation centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A 14-year-old girl shot in the head during a deadly shooting rampage in southwestern Michigan has left a rehabilitation center. Mary Free Bed Hospital spokeswoman Betsy Musolf says Abigail Kopf was released Wednesday.


  11. Wingin' it: Hundreds of rubber chickens fly in Grand RapidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Rubber chickens lie on the ground as part of Gilda's LaughFest at Calder Plaza in downtown Grand Rapids, Mich., Thursday, March 10, 2016. Hundreds of people threw a rubber chicken Thursday outside city hall in Grand Rapids, but organizers didn't get enough to set a record.


  12. Nancy Reagan to be laid to rest close as possible to husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Just as she was always by his side in life, former first lady Nancy Reagan will be laid to rest just inches from President Ronald Reagan 's side when she is buried Friday in a hillside tomb facing west toward one of the couple's favorite views - the Pacific Ocean. Mrs. Reagan's funeral service, preceded by public viewings on Wednesday and Thursday, was planned down to the smallest details by the former first lady herself, including the flower arrangements, the music to be played by a U.S. Marine Corps band and the people who received invitations to the private memorial at Simi Valley's Ronald Reagan Presidential Library .


  13. Meijer Gardens opens exhibition of Italian artist PaladinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016, Mimmo Paladino's exhibition "Sleepers," which features more than 30 individual figures and is one of a few of his works of art is displayed at Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park in Grand Rapids, Mich.


  14. 3 generations of women in family die in Michigan car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A car crash in western Michigan left three generations of women in one family dead on Saturday including the grandmother, her daughter and 9-month-old granddaughter. Ottawa County police confirmed the three died after the car they were traveling in collided with a pickup truck in Park Township, about 35 miles southwest of Grand Rapids, Michigan.


  15. Young adults swipe right on Tinder, but is it just a game?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this July 5, 2015, file photo, a man uses the dating app Tinder in New Delhi. Online dating is now hip with young adults, but not always for dating.


  16. Artist-activist Ai Weiwei plans exhibition at Meijer GardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Jan. 1, 2016 file photo, Chinese activist and artist Ai Weiwei poses for a photograph following a news conference in Athens. An exhibition of work by Weiwei is planned for 2017 at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park in western Michigan.


  17. Hillary Clinton is latest woman in the cross hairs of Donald Trumpa s vulgarityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Hillary Clinton ducked out for a quick bathroom break as Saturday's two-hour Democratic candidates' debate broke for a commercial and hurried back to her podium with the cameras already back on. The trip to the ladies' room has become the latest target of the vulgar humor that Donald Trump so often directs at women.


  18. Snowy, icy conditions cause crashes, road closures statewideRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Emergency crews work to clear the scene of a pile up on southbound US-131 near the Indian Lakes Road overpass in Cedar Springs, Mich., on Friday, Dec. 18, 2015. Slick road conditions were blamed on lake effect snow.


  19. Data center tax breaks show rift over economic strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    This July 25, 2015 photo shows a pyramid-shaped building formerly owned by Steelcase Inc. in Gaines Township near Grand Rapids, Mich. Switch, a major Internet data center developer, would be in the building as the state Senate on Thursday, Dec. 3, narrowly approved lucrative tax breaks designed to guarantee that Switch chooses Michigan as the site of its first mega-campus in the eastern half of the U.S. MANDATORY CREDIT This July 25, 2015 photo shows a pyramid-shaped building formerly owned by Steelcase Inc. in Gaines Township near Grand Rapids, Mich.


  20. 97-year-old Michigan woman receives high school diplomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    This photo shows the honorary diploma awarded to 97-year-old Margaret Thome Bekema at Stonebridge Manor on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015 in Grand Rapids, Mich.. Bekema began her education at Catholic Central in 1932 but sacrificed completing her degree at that time to take care of her mother who had cancer and her younger siblings.


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