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West Catholic Head Football Coach Dan Rohn Resigns

West Catholic High School has won three consecutive state championships under Head Coach Dan Rohn, but Rohn announced he is resigning his position to spend more time with his family.

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Detroit Teachers Shut Down Schools Over Payroll Shortage

Today is Teacher Appreciation Day, but Detroit City School teachers are not feeling very appreciated. The School District say it won't be able to meet payroll over the summer months, so the teachers didn't show up for work again today, shutting down every school in Michigan's largest city.

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Rockford High School and GVSU Partner for Allied Health Science Program

Grand Valley State University has announced a new partnership with Rockford High School which allows Rockford High School students to take college courses in GVSU's Allied Health Science bachelor's degree program in Rockford.

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Popularity Of Craft Beers Continues To Grow
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Eastern Michigan University Offering Degree in Fermentation Science

Eastern Michigan University has created a four-year program in fermentation science. The program uses chemistry and biology to teach students about the production and fermentation of beer, cider, food, fuel and pharmaceutical products.

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Free STEAM-Based Spring Break Activities at Wyoming Library

Kent District Library’s Wyoming Branch is offering free STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) activities for kids on spring break.

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GVSU Robotics Tournament Hosting More Than 1,000 High School Students This Weekend

More than 1,000 high school students from 41 Michigan teams will compete in a robotics tournament at Grand Valley State University today through Saturday.

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The Butterflies Will be Flying at Meijer Gardens Beginning Tomorrow

Can you belive 7,000 tropical butterflies will be flying about at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park beginning tomorrow, March 1?

How exciting that they're baaaack!

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Briefing for Concerned LSU Parents
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GVSU Room and Board Rates Going Up

The Grand Valley State University Board of Trustees has approved an increase in room and board rates for GVSU students.

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Get Free Help With Federal Student Aid Applications in February, Applications Due March 1

The Michigan Department of Treasury says MI College Goal volunteers are assisting at over 30 locations this month to help college-bound students and their families complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

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JP Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon Announces 100 Million Dollar Investment In City Of Detroit
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Spelling Counts: Petition To Recall Governor Snyder Moves Forward

A petition seeking the recall of Michigan Governor Rick Snyder has been approved and circulators can now begin gathering signatures. And it has nothing to do with Flint or its water crisis, and everything to do with spelling.

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Jojo’s Top Five ‘Schoolhouse Rock’ Songs of All Time

ABC has announced they will air a special this coming Sunday celebrating the Emmy Award winning "Schoolhouse Rock" songs that used to air on Saturday mornings.

The show claims they will settle once and for all the question of which is the best "Schoolhouse Rock" song of all time. There's no need for that, because this morning I already decided which were the best five "Schoolhouse Rock" songs of all time. 

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Wee Difference For December: WAR Chest Boutique

When shopping this Christmas season, why not help a great cause at the same time?

Our Wee Difference charity for the month of December is WAR Chest Boutiques.

When you shop at either of the two WAR Chest Boutiques in Grand Rapids, you help their parent organization, Women At Risk International, which addresses several risk issues, including, but not limited to, human trafficking and sexual exploitation.

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