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Western Michigan University Coach PJ Fleck Gives Advice on Making Your College Gameday Sign

What's the best way to appear on ESPN's College Gameday? Arrive early and make a great sign. That's the advice from WMU coach PJ Fleck who appeared in this video released by the university.

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Grand Rapids Man Arrested After Potential Ethnic Intimidation of Cab Driver

The Grand Rapids Police Department is investigating an assault against a cab driver that they believe could be a case of ethnic intimidation. The Grand Rapids Police would like the 5 women who were in the cab to call police at 616-456-3829.

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Children’s Shoe Sold Only at Meijer Being Recalled

Skidders Footwear is recalling about 5,500 of their children's tennis shoe that's sold only at Meijer stores.

According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, the rivets on the inside of the shoe have sharp edges which could cause a laceration hazard...

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Of Course the Washington State Flag Will Wave at Western Michigan When ESPN’s ‘College Gameday’ Comes to Kalamazoo

One of the traditions of ESPN's College Gameday  is the appearance, no matter where the show is being broadcast from, of the flag of the Washington State University Cougars. And the WSU flag will be on display when Gameday comes to Kalamazoo.

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Eight Things You Didn’t Know About ‘College GameDay’ Coming to WMU

As we get closer to Saturday's big world wide broadcast on the World Wide Leader, there are eight things you might not know about College Game Day coming to WMU.

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ESPN’s ‘College GameDay’ Arrives in Style to WMU Campus in Kalamazoo [VIDEOS]

Check out the ride!

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‘Duck Dynasty’ Coming to an End in 2017

The final season of Duck Dynasty will air in 2017, A&E has revealed.

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Every College Football Team in Michigan is Bowl Eligible in 2016 Except Michigan State

Coming off a Big 10 Championship and a Top 3 ranking in 2015, could anyone have foreseen that Michigan State would be the only Michigan school not bowl eligible in 2016?

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Chart Shows That Every Competitive 2016 College Football Team Lost to A School That Lost to Western Michigan

Have you felt that Western Michigan University has been underrated while enjoying their undefeated 2016 season? This chart just might prove you're right.

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West Michigan Troops Will Get Warm Welcome at Ford Airport Over Thanksgiving

We owe all of our troops a huge thank you for all they do. West Michigan is known for it's love and compassion, that will go without saying. And this Thanksgiving holiday, a big welcome home and other festivities are on tap for the returning men and women in the military, at the Gerald R. Ford International Airport.

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18-Year-Old Facing ‘Road Rage’ Murder Charge is Out of Jail

Christian Hillman, 18, posted bond and was released from the Kent County jail on November 16. The Prosecutor's Office upgraded an assault charge against Hillman to second-degree murder earlier this week following McFarlan's death.

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GRPD Investigate Early Morning Shooting

Grand Rapids Police are investigating a shooting that occurred early Wednesday morning near the intersection of College Avenue and Griggs Street SE.

Fox 17 reports that GRPD were called to a hospital around 9 a.m. after a 23-year-old man arrived with a gunshot wound.

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