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Tyler Brecht via Twitter @tyler_brecht
Tyler Brecht via Twitter @tyler_brecht
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THE BLASPHEMY! MSU Graduate Reveals a Michigan Shirt Under Cap&Gown

As someone who is a Michigan State alumni this makes me a bit disappointed but I can't help but laugh.

Tyler Brecht, from Alma, just graduated from Michigan State University over the weekend but his academic achievements aren't the reason he's gone viral...

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Is the Han Solo Movie Taking Us Back to Tatooine?

For Star Wars, a series that has become a franchise built largely upon nostalgia, returning to some of their greatest hits within their movies has become par for the course. Sure, we were introduced to something like seven completely new planets during Rogue One, but that movie still checked all the boxes: cool female protagonist, Jedi lore, Dark Side, Death Star. The Han Solo movie is also going to bring us to some completely new territory, but would it be a Star Wars movie without a visit to a certain desert planet?

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Grand Rapids Medical Mile along Michigan St NE, Google
Grand Rapids Medical Mile along Michigan St NE, Google
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Grand Rapids Ranked Among Best Cities for Doctors in U.S. [VIDEO]

With part of town named the "Medical Mile", it's not all that surprising that a new study has found Grand Rapids to be one of the top cities for doctors. 

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City of Grand Rapids, Facebook
City of Grand Rapids, Facebook
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City of Grand Rapids Employees Rescue Ducklings [Photos]

On Tuesday morning the City of Grand Rapids received a call to 3-1-1 from a resident who discovered ducklings that had fallen through a grate.

City employees responded quickly and rescued the ducklings.

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Get Your Mom Free Crack Fries At Hopcat Sunday! (She Has To Be With You)

Do something nice for mom on Mother’s Day… get her some free “Crack Fries” from HopCat!

All day Sunday at all their locations, HopCat will be saying “thanks” to mom with a free order of crack fries...

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Townsquare Media
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Grand Rapids Ranks Near The Top Of The Country For Student Debt

If you attended any of the many private and state colleges in the greater Grand Rapids area, chances are that you've run up substantial debt to pay off that big tuition bill. Here's the good news -- you're not alone.

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Google Street View
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Google Street View Reveals A Strange ‘Cat Car’ in Grand Rapids, Is It Yours?

Have you ever seen a bright orange PT Cruiser with cat like appendages driving around Grand Rapids? You have now.

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New Russo's location this summer (Google Street View)
New Russo's location this summer (Google Street View)
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Russo’s International Market Announces Downtown Grand Rapids Location

A brand new grocery store is coming to downtown Grand Rapids this summer!  Russo's International Market announced that they will be opening their second location at 241 W...

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Gas Prices Surging At Record Pace
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If You Used Your Credit Card at this Gas Station in Grand Rapids, Check Your Statement!

Another credit card skimmer has been found in Grand Rapids.

WOOD-TV reports that the Mobil Gas Station on 248 Cherry St. SW discovered a skimmer device on one of their gas pumps...

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Eric Meier
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Do You Remember Mountain Jack’s Steakhouse?

One of the restaurant chains that is now part of Michigan's past is Mountain Jacks. Do you remember eating there?

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Category: Grand Rapids News
City Of Detroit Teeters On Bankruptcy As State Audits Its Finances
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Class Action Law Suit Aims To Stop Michigan From Suspending The Licenses Of The Working Poor

You pick up a couple of routine traffic tickets, but because you live week to week on your meager paycheck, you can't pay them immediately.

The state then suspends your license, which means you can't drive to work, which means you not only can't pay it off, you risk losing your job.

It's a vicious circle which has resulted in a class action lawsuit.

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Attention Service Industry! BarFly Ventures Is Hosting A Job Fair Today And Tomorrow

Love craft beer? Hate wearing uniforms? Looking for a new job? BarFly Ventures might have a new gig for you at one of their four Grand Rapids establishments...

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