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  1. Corner Bar serves up hot dogs while fire continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The owners of The Corner Bar aren't letting a fire get in the way of serving hot dogs to Rockford residents. Crews have been working to extinguish a massive fire at The Corner Bar since about 5:00 a.m. Monday morning.

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  2. Rear-seat passenger critical after Cannon Township crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    At 12:29 p.m. Saturday, Kent County sheriff's deputies along with the Cannon Township Fire Department and Rockford Ambulance responded to an accident with injuries at the intersection of Kies Street NE and Blakely Drive NE in Cannon Township. The investigation showed that a 2010 Honda Insight was stopped at a stop sign on Blakely when the driver, a 55-year-old man from Courtland Township, moved forward into the intersection and proceeded to make a left turn onto Kies.

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  3. Funeral arrangements set for Sparta teen killed in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The family of a young girl killed this week in a car accident has set funeral arrangements and services for her loved ones to say their final goodbye. Mya Jane Turoski, 16, died Wednesday after police say she lost control of her vehicle and struck a tree along Long Lake Drive near 14 Mile Road in Sparta Township.

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  4. Man attempts to abduct girl by asking if she wants to see a puppiesaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    A 12-year-old girl reported a man drove up to her while walking in downtown Sparta and asked her if she wanted to see puppies then if she wanted a ride home, police say. Officials with the Sparta Police Department say this is the only recently reported attempted abduction.

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  5. Suspect to be charged with Rockford-area home invasionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Corey VanSuilichem, 32, is facing three counts of first-degree home invasion: two from the Bostwick Lake area and one from Grandville. He's expected to be arraigned on those Wednesday.

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  6. Man arrested, named person of interest in Rockford area home invasionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Investigators are hoping residents in the Cannon Township area will be able to rest a little easier Wednesday night after a string of home break ins and attempted burglaries over the past week. Police now have a man in custody for a vehicle that was taken during those break ins.

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  7. Police: Person of interest IDa d in Rockford area home invasionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The Kent County Sheriff's Department says a person of interest has been identified in a series of home invasions that happened last week in the Rockford area. Police say at least 11 homes were broken into, many of them in the Bostwick Lake neighborhood in the area of Belding Road and Ramsdell.

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  8. Finding Darnell his Forever HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    As we continue our Forever Home series, FOX 17 shares the stories of kids statewide living in foster care: their hopes and dreams, including being adopted. Tuesday we took Darnell, 11, kayaking for his first time along the Rogue River in Rockford.

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  9. Benefit ride Saturday for man after losing wife, home in fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The friends of a Rockford teacher, Alan Combs, are planning a special benefit ride Saturday to collect donations to get him back on his feet after losing his wife and his home in a fire back in early June . His friends are asking for people to gather at Riverside Park, 2001 Monroe Ave NE, in Grand Rapids at 2 p.m. If you have a motorcycle you are asked to bring it for the ride but if you do not his friends say you can follow the group in your car.

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  10. Benefit ride Saturday for man after losing wife, dog in house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The friends of a Rockford teacher, Alan Combs, are planning a special benefit ride Saturday to collect donations to get him back on his feet after losing his wife, one of his dogs, and his home in a fire back in early June . His friends are asking for people to gather at Riverside Park, 2001 Monroe Ave NE, in Grand Rapids at 2 p.m. If you have a motorcycle you are asked to bring it for the ride but if you do not his friends say you can follow the group in your car.

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  11. Motorcycle ride benefiting brothers with cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The hashtag #Rickerstrong can be seen throughout the cities of Rockford and Cedar Springs. Two brothers have been battling cancer side by side and love motor sports, so hosting a benefit that starts with a motorcycle and ends with a car show and silent auction is very fitting for the family.

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  12. Road closed after Kent Co. house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The Kent County Sheriff's Department dispatch says there was no hydrant nearby and tankers were called in from several area fire departments.

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  13. Ex-Rockford coach sentenced for secretly filming girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Former Rockford HS crew coach Tim Vallier sentenced to 22 years for secretly filming 62 girls undressing in locker room @FOX17 Court documents show he had recordings of more than 60 girls. He was sentenced Wednesday in federal court in Grand Rapids.

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  14. Fire crews responding to house fire in RockfordRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The fire broke out just after 10 p.m. Saturday night in the 100 block of Oak Street, according to dispatchers with the Kent County Sheriff's Department.

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  15. Police: Man suffers multiple stab wounds during altercation; one in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    CANNON TWP., Mich. -- A 25-year-old male suffered multiple stab wounds during an altercation with a 47-year-old male in Rockford around 3:15 a.m. Monday morning.

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  16. Stores in Wyoming and Rockford are in the fight against human traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    At first sight, the War Chest Boutique on 44th Street in Wyoming is a typical store with jewelry, scarves, candles, ornaments and more. But this store is different.

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  17. Police: man dies after his vehicle strikes a treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    COURTLAND TWP., Mich. - An off-duty Grand Rapids Police officer discovered an accident on 14 Mile Court near Northland Drive, where a pickup had veered from the roadway striking a tree.

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  18. Serious crash shuts down 14 Mile Court near RockfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    COURTLAND TWP., Mich. - Kent County deputies responded to a call of crash near the corner of Northland Drive and 14 Mile Court in the Rockford area.

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  19. Rockford restaurant hosts benefit for teenage brothers battling cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Brothers Brison and Preston Ricker were both diagnosed with cancer just 11 months apart. Brison, 16, was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer in Jan. 2016.

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  20. 18-year-old killed in crash; 14-year-old passenger suffers serious injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    One person is dead and a teenager is seriously injured, following a crash involving two vehicles in Kent County late Thursday night. It happened at the intersection of Cannonsburg Road NE and Egypt Valley Ave NE in Cannon Township.

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