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Close Up Of An Adult Female Deer Tick Dog Tick And A Lone Star Tick Are Shown June 15
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The Lone Star Tick Is Moving Into Michigan

Why is this tick such a pest? It appears to cause a meat allergy in some of the people it uses as a host. The lone star tick is easy to identify, as it has a white spot on its back.

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Former MSU Star Draymond Green Faces Suspension After Playoff Kick [Video]

The contentious NBA Western Conference Final Playoff Series got a little more heated Sunday when Oklahoma City thrashed defending champion Golden State, 133-105.

At the center of controversy following the game was former Michigan State great and Saginaw native Draymond Green of Golden State, who may or may not have intentionally kicked OKC forward Steven Adams in the little thunders.

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Floyd Mayweather Drops Over A Million On Daughter’s Sweet 16 [Video]

The Grand Rapids born boxer Floyd Mayweather continues to spend money like it's going out of style. I guess you can't take it with you, so why not?

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Kalamazoo Shooter Jason Dalton Escorted From Courtroom After Outburst [Video]

Tiana Carruthers, the first shooting victim from the night of February 20 was on the stand giving her testimony when Dalton started speaking loudly, seemingly spouting nonsense.

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Jeffrey Willis Had Images of Bound & Gagged Women, Child Pornography

Police found a mask, rubber gloves, photographs of females chained and bound, batting gloves, and a ball gag inside of locked boxes in Jeffrey Willis' van. They also discovered a 22-caliber pistol with the serial number scratched off, and a bar with wrist restraints.

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Population Growth of West Michigan in the Past Year

The new census data for July 2014 and 2015 is out and Kent and Ottawa counties are growing! Cities with the most growth? Allendale.

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Grey Poupon Will Now be Made Exclusively in Holland

The city known for the Tulip Time Festival and gorgeous beaches along Lake Michigan and Lake Macatawa will now have another claim to fame.

Holland, Mich. will be the exclusive production place of Kraft Heinz Co.'s iconic mustard Grey Poupon, company officials announced this week. 

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Grand Haven Police Looking For Parents of Baby Dropped Off at Hospital

The Grand Haven Department of Public safety is looking for the parents of a newborn baby that was dropped off at North Ottawa Community Hospital around 6:00 p.m. Saturday, May 14.

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Syringes and Restraints Found in Van of Muskegon County Kidnapping Suspect

In court Wednesday, Muskegon County Prosecutor D.J. Hilson provided new evidence against attempted kidnapping suspect Jeffrey Willis. The evidence included a list of items found in Willis' silver minivan.

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Allendale, Belding and Wyoming Schools Among Michigan’s Healthiest

West Michigan schools are among 38 in Michigan being recognized for bringing healthy food, activities and lifestyles to their students.

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Police Looking For Two Men Who Broke Into Ottawa County Home

The Ottawa County Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's help in finding two men who broke into a Tallmadge Township home on Sunday.

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GVSU Professor Explains Origin of Yooper Dialect

Since 2000, Kathryn Remlinger, professor of English at Grand Valley State University, has been examining Yooper dialect, its relationship to the U.P. and the idea of the Yooper identity.

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