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West Michigan Woman Found Guilty of Murder Witnessed by Pet Parrot

A jury in Newaygo County found a woman from White Cloud guilty of first-degree murder of her husband on Wednesday afternoon.

The Detroit Free Press says that 49-year-old Glenna Duram shot her husband, Marty Duram to death in 2015, which was believed to be witnessed by the man's pet parrot, named Bud...

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Courtesy of the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety
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Southwest Michigan Murder Suspect Apprehended

UPDATE: Zachary Michael Patten has been caught in South Bend, Indiana.

ORIGINAL STORY: Police in multiple counties in southwest Michigan are searching for a man they say murdered two people - one in Kalamazoo and one in Constantine...

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It’s Technically ILLEGAL to Throw Away Bottles and Cans in Michigan

When I first moved here, doing the whole bottle and can return was weird for me.  In Arkansas and Indiana (two states I’ve lived considerable amounts of time in) throwing bottles and cans in the trash, perfectly acceptable...

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You Will Not Believe How Long The Wait Was to Cross the Straits of Mackinac Before the Bridge [PHOTO + VIDEOS]

Traveling between Michigan's Upper and Lower Peninsulas is something we take for granted today thanks to the Mackinac Bridge. You likely can't imagine the wait that drivers were once forced to endure to travel between Mackinaw City and St. Ignace.

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Courtesy of the Farmington Hills Police Department
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Police Searching Livonia Park in Connection With the Disappearance of Danielle Stislicki

UPDATE: Police have ended their search at Hines Park and have not found anything related to the case. ClickOnDetroit reports that no further searches of the park are planned...

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Is This REALLY What Michiganders Hate The Most? I Doubt It

I'll admit it. It's my own fault. I keep getting sucked into clicking on these messed up maps that tell you the MOST, WORST OR whatever for each state.

But this list of the most hated thing in each state is really the end of the line, because there's no way in hell this is what people in Michigan hate the most.

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GM Offers Gas Price Cap Promotion For New Car Buyers
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Michigan’s 10 Most Stolen Vehicles

It's a diverse list and one that continues to change each year. You'll find vehicles from 2002 - 2016. You'll also find Chevrolet, Ford, Chrysler, Pontiac and more.

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Little Caesars Arena Scoreboard Largest of Its Kind in the World

Little Caesars Arena in Detroit will open its doors for the first time in September with a bunch of Kid Rock concerts. The Detroit Red Wings will open at Little Caesars Arena in October.

Whether your seat is a good one or not you should have a good view as Little Caesars Arena will be home to the largest seamless center-hung video system in the world.

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Michigan’s Most Popular Recipe Is Kinda Weird…

Thrillist released a list of the most popular recipes for each state and Michigan's is... (insert drumroll here)...

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Courtesy of SpartanNash
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Grocery Shopping Keeps Getting Easier – Family Fare Launches ‘Fast Lane’ Pickup

SpartanNash is the latest company to make grocery shopping faster and easier for people.

The company just launched "Fast Lane" pickup at their Family Fare store in Grandville...

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Grand Rapids Makes Outside Magazine’s ‘Best Towns Ever 2017’ List

Outside Magazine, a mag about travel, adventure, health, and getting outdoors and having fun, has put together a list of the best towns in America.

Grand Rapids made it into the 25 Best Towns of 2017!

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Who Knew There Were This Many Variations Of The Tigers’ Old English ‘D’?

The Detroit Tigers iconic Old English 'D' has been worn on the team's uniforms well over 100 years, but I always thought if you saw one Old English 'D', you've seen them all.

How wrong I was.

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