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Baby of West Michigan Mom Who Refused Cancer Treatment Dies Following Mother’s Funeral

When Carrie DeKlyen learned that she had a brain tumor, she refused treatment, including chemo, because it would have meant terminating her pregnancy.

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Admit It, You’ve Tried This Classic Dumb Move On 131 Haven’t You? [Video]

When you see someone else try it, it looks bat-crap crazy, but when you tried it, it made perfect sense at the time, didn't it?

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These Long-Lost Siblings Found Each Other in Rockford

'I am your sister,' she said to Phillip, who never knew he had a sister.

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6 Grand Rapids-Inspired Halloween Costumes You Can Wear this Year

Think local this Halloween!

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What’s Expiring From Netflix: October 2017

By now you’ve probably heard that 30 Rock is leaving Netflix Instant, and if you’re anything like me, you are distraught. Inconsolable, even. The good news is that we still have Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt and Parks and Recreation, so there’s that, at least. Anyway, 30 Rock isn’t the only title expiring from Netflix in October, so let’s commence the mourning, shall we?

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New Netflix Instant Releases: October 2017

Let’s just get this out of the way up front: Yes, the highly-anticipated second season of Stranger Things is coming to Netflix in October...

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ArtPrize is Back With an Opening Night Party at Rosa Parks Circle Tonight

Something for "Game of Thrones" and "Harry Potter" fans tonight!

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Michigan State Police Trooper Injured in Motorcycle Crash in Rockford Passes Away

The Michigan State Police released a statement Wednesday afternoon, stating that Tpr. Timothy O’Neill of the Rockford Post passed away due to injuries sustained in the crash.

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Kent County Sheriff’s Office Encourages Residents to Register With Smart911 So They Can Find You in An Emergency

When you call 911 from your cell phone, police only get a general idea of where you are. Since 82% of 911 calls in Kent County come from cell phones, police say it's a good idea for everyone to sign up for Smart911.

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Banned ArtPrize Artist Says He’s Hidden $100,000 In Grand Rapids (But There’s A Catch)

Let's face it, Artist SinGh (real name Gurmeh Singh), like a fly in the kitchen, can be annoying. Just ask anyone who tried to walk around his 'World's Largest Painting' stunt on Monroe Avenue a few years back. That stunt got him banned for life from ArtPrize.

But he loves attention, and this year, he's giving away $100,000 to get it.

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More Than 40 Vehicles Vandalized on Grand Rapids Northwest Side [VIDEO]

Police are investigating after more than 40 vehicles were vandalized on Grand Rapids northwest side early Monday.

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This Twitter Account of Characters Saying the Titles From Their Movies Is Our New Favorite Thing Ever

This hilarious parody account invents fake lines where characters say the titles of classic movies. Check out their greatest hits here.

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