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Expect Mother Nature to Play Some Tricks with Halloween Weather on Friday

Mother Nature may have tricks of her own to play, with high winds, rain and snow being forecast by the National Weather Service's Grand Rapids Office for Friday.

That's going to make for some possibly challenging conditions for trick-or-treating on Halloween.

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Who Wins First Playoff Elimination Game? Big Questions for Week 10 in College Football

With this week’s release of the College Football Playoff selection committee’s rankings, every game suddenly takes on new importance. Here are some of the big questions going into this week:

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Meijer-97.9 WGRD High School Athlete of the Week: Cedar Springs Girls’ Cross Country’s Kenzie Weiler

Cedar Springs High School's girls' cross country No. 1 runner Kenzie Weiler, the defending Division 2 state champion, is this week's Meijer-97.9 WGRD High School Athlete of the Week.

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Meijer Announces Dates for the 2015 Meijer LPGA Classic presented by Kraft

After a successful inaugural tournament that generated $600,000 for Midwest food pantries, the Meijer LPGA Classic presented by Kraft will return to Grand Rapids in 2015 for another week of community events and the best women golfers in the world.

The tournament is slated July 20-26, 2015, at Blythefield Country Club in Belmont, and will again benefit the Walker-based retailer Meijer's Simply Give program.

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Red Wings Fans Hold Their Breath As ‘Mr. Hockey’ Gordie Howe Suffers Stroke [Video]

Detroit is known as "Hockeytown" for many reasons, and the main reason started with the Stanley Cup winning teams of the Red Wings of the '50s, led by the "Production Line", headed by one of the most prolific scorers in the game, Gordie Howe.

Howe's family says he suffered a severe stroke over the weekend. So, our prayers are with him as he recovers in Texas.

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Detroit Lions’ Matthew Stafford Invites Meijer Shoppers Into His Can Cave, Party Ensues [Video]

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford may not have the offense pumping on all cylinders just yet, but he knows how to throw a party.

Pepsi put Stafford in a Can Cave at a Detroit area Meijer and let him invite fans in for a party. The results are hilarious.

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RECALL ALERT: Meijer Recalls Halloween Projector Flashlights

Meijer has issued a recall for a novelty Halloween projector flashlight because it poses a burn hazard.

This recall involves a Signature Designs Halloween image projector. The projector is a flashlight with cap that holds special lenses to project messages and images onto a wall or other surfaces.

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Latest Testing Shows No Sign of Asian Carp in Kalamazoo River

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources today announced that the latest round of Asian carp environmental DNA sampling on the lower Kalamazoo River in Allegan County produced all negative results.

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London Jollies for the Lions, Other Things We Learned About NFL Week 8

High scores, amazing offensive performances and second chances highlighted Week 8 of the 2014 NFL season.

Here's what we learned on Sunday:

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Why Michigan Can’t Have Nice Things, Other Top Stories from Week 9

This weekend didn't lack for big numbers and big drama in college football.

Here are some of the highlights and what we learned. 

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MHSAA Announces Football Playoff Pairings

The pairings were announced Sunday for the 2014 Michigan High School Athletic Association football playoffs.

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Is Bob Seger’s “Ride Out” His Swan Song?

As you know, Bob Seger released his 17th album last week and he admits the title “Ride Out” might sound like a farewell to some.

And while he jokes that “if his voice doesn't hold up, it could turn out to be the case,” he counters “that's not really what I meant.”

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