Contact Us

Johnnie Walker

I've never been good at filling these things out, but here it goes. I like long walks in cold mountain air, preferably with snow on the ground. I enjoy drinking fine soda by the crackling fire, and deep tissue massage. I hope to one day grow up an become and astronaut, so I can fly to Venus to see if that's really where women come from. If it's true, I'll bring one back for you, too. Unless it's a dude you want, and then you're out of luck...sorry. My favorite month is October, because Halloween is the best holiday ever! It allows me to openly proclaim my love and obsession with scary movies without being seen as some sort of lunatic. Okay, not too much of a lunatic. I'm a huge fan of rock and metal music, and you'll often hear me blasting the control room speakers into oblivion every night during my show. My engineer doesn't like me very much, since he has to fix them. Sorry, Mike.
2015 Winter TCA Tour - Day 1
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 07: Dr. Jan Pol speaks during the Nat Geo WILD's 'Incredible! The Story of Dr. Pol' as part of the 2015 Winter Television Critics Association press tour at the Langham Huntington Hotel & Spa on January 7, 2015 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Michigan Veterinarian is a Huge NatGeo Wild TV Star

A Michigan Veterinarian, Dr. Pol, is celebrating his 100th episode for his #1 TV series on NatGeo Wild! The Incredible Dr. Pol follows Michigan vet Dr. Jan Pol, who travels around Michigan taking care of all kinds of pets and animals.

Read More

Category: Animals, Michigan News Tags: ,
St Patrick's day Girl. Young woman with green hat (Gizelka/Thinkstock)

Grand Rapids is Ranked as a Great St. Patrick’s Party City

Wallethub does a lot of studies on cities and they always have Grand Rapids scored well in their results, which we love. They've done another study on the best cities for celebrating St. Patrick's Day, and guess what? We're in the top 20! Because we're awesome!

Read More

Trader Joe's Open New Store In Miami Area
Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Trader Joe’s Applesauce Recall – There’s GLASS in Them Jars!

If you've bought applesauce at Trader Joe's recently, you might want to take that stuff back to Trader Joe's...or throw it out. Unless you are okay possibly eating GLASS! A recall went out today on three different types of Trader Joe's applesauce.

Read More

Grand Rapids at night
(photo Johnnie Walker)

Grand Rapids Ranked High as an Underappreciated City You Should Move To

Grand Rapids has made a TON of best of places to live lists, which makes this totally sensible. Thrillist has made their list of "Underappreciated American Cities You Should Totally Move To", and Grand Rapids is featured prominently in their list!

Read More

Recycling is easier than you think! (Stockbyte/Thinkstock)

You No Longer Have to Separate Your Recycling in Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids has made recycling easier for Grand Rapids residents! If you still sort your recyclables, you're able to get a new cart for them, where you can just put everything in one container! It's called Single Stream Recycling, and it's available for current city recyclers.

Read More

San Francisco Career Fair Helps Military Veterans Find Jobs
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Michigan’s 10 Best Jobs for College Graduates

We're only a few months away from another college graduation, and a lot of college graduates are going to be jumping into the job market, looking for lots of money. We all know how tough things can be in the real world, so here are some ideas for those of you graduating this spring. These are the most available, best paying, best potential for growth, and have the best work life balance jobs open for you.

Read More


Ann Arbor’s Laith Al-Saadi Rocked Grand Rapids at 20 Monroe Live

Friday night, February 3rd, Lynyrd Skynyrd hit Grand Rapids' new concert venue, 20 Monroe Live, for a packed show with special guest Laith Al-Saadi. This was my first time seeing the Ann Arbor musician Laith, and he blew me away! Great voice, amazing guitar show!

Read More

Kimberly Ryan Hells Kitchen
Kimberly Ryan Hells Kitchen (via Youtube/FOX)

29-Year-Old Michigan Chef Won “Hell’s Kitchen” Season 16

Michigan fared pretty well on season 16 of Fox's cooking competition, "Hell's Kitchen". Last night, February 2nd, Traverse City sous chef Kimberly Ann Ryan won $250,000, and the head chef job Yardbird Southern Table & Bar at the Venetian in Las Vegas!

Read More

Post Election Googles
Post Election Googles by state (via

Here’s What Michiganders Have Been Googling Since Trump Was Elected

It's been a busy couple of weeks for our country since President Obama left office and President Trump took over. There have been things that people like, people hate, people don't understand, and people have made fun of.

But what are people from Michigan and other states Googling to learn more about?

Read More

Category: Michigan News Tags: , ,
Valentine's Candy
Valentine's Day candles wine just won't cut it anymore (alexkich/Thinkstock)

Valentine’s Day is Almost Here – Guys, Check Out These Amazing Michigan Getaways

There's pressure every year to do better for Valentine's Day, if you have someone to share the day with. If you're like me and you don't, have a great Singles Awareness Day! But if you have a Significant Other, you may feel pressure to be more romantic, or do something more fun that last year.

Chocolate and flowers just doesn't cut it anymore. Especially if you're looking to get a little extra "romantic" at the end of the night.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Sign up for WFGR VIP quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive WFGR VIP contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.