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Meijer-97.9 WGRD High School Athlete of the Week: Hopkins Football’s Quincy Collings and Wyatt Stegeman

The Hopkins High School football team's halfback pair of Quincy Collings and Wyatt Stegeman share honors as this week's Meijer-97.9 WGRD High School Athlete of the Week.

Hopkins has its regular-season finale at 7 p.m. tonight against Godwin Heights in Wyoming. Stegeman and Collings are two big reasons why the Vikings could claim the Ottawa-Kent (OK) Conference Silver Division title outright in addition to reaching the postseason for the ninth consecutive year.

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David Gilmour Talks ‘Dysfunctional’ Pink Floyd Relationships That Inspired New Song ‘Louder Than Words’

Lamenting the breakdowns in personal relationships is a tradition in Pink Floyd's music -- and one that continues with 'Louder Than Words,' the sole vocal number from the band's upcoming farewell album, 'The Endless River.'

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Football For Breakfast, Other Things You Need To Know About NFL Week 8

By the end of this Sunday, many NFL teams will have played half their scheduled games this season. Things are getting really serious. Here's what to watch out for in Week 8:

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Can Lane Kiffin Escape Knoxville? Big Questions for Week 9 in College Football

Top teams face tough road tests, and Tennessee fans gear up for the return of Lane Kiffin. Those are just some of the top stories in what should be another fun week of college football.

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Sammy Hagar on His New Acoustic Album, Revisiting Classics

Sammy Hagar has been all about spontaneity over the past few years.

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Wildlife expert Jeff Musial talks with Jimmy Fallon on NBC's "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon." (Photo: Douglas Gorenstein/NBC)
Wildlife expert Jeff Musial talks with Jimmy Fallon on NBC's "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon." (Photo: Douglas Gorenstein/NBC)
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Jeff Musial The Animal Guy’s Wildlife Show Hits East Grand Rapids November 23 [Video]

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A Working Hoverboard May Soon Be on Every Street [Video]

When you were 12, it seemed very possible that the hoverboard that Michael J. Fox used in "Back To The Future Part II" would be a reality in your life time.

First, the good news, it may happen. The bad news? You'll have to pony up some cash to help move the project along.

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From Toto to Daft Punk, Bass Guitarist Nathan East Makes Music You Know [Video]

Nathan East is a rock, R&B and jazz bassist and vocalist who has appeared on more than 2,000 musical releases.

You might know the 58-year-old Philadelphia native's work with Toto and Daft Punk, among others.

His musical and technical acumen with a bass guitar is landing him a spot in the National Association of Music Merchants' Technical Excellence & Creativity (TEC) Hall of Fame.

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Led Zeppelin Releases Never-Before-Heard Mix of ‘Stairway to Heaven’

The latest advance taste of Led Zeppelin's remastered and expanded version of 'IV' might be the most interesting of all, as we're treated to a different mix of 'Stairway to Heaven.'

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Only 37 More Days Until the Happiest Day of the Year!

BLACK FRIDAY!

The Friday after Thanksgiving (and now more and more Thanksgiving Day) is the traditional start of the Christmas shopping season.

And it's only 37 days away!

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40 Years Ago: Kiss Releases ‘Hotter than Hell’

On October 22, 1974 Kiss overcame a difficult recording session to release their second album, 'Hotter Than Hell.'

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UPDATE: Shots Fired At Canadian Parliament; One Soldier Dead; One Gunman Dead

UPDATE 1 p.m. EST: The Canadian soldier who was shot outside the National War Memorial has died according to the Daily Globe and Mail. Ottawa police confirm that one of the gunmen was shot and killed, while another is still believed to be on the loose.

A gunman shot a soldier and then ran toward Canada's Parliament building, Wednesday according to Ottawa police.

Police have confirmed that a man opened fire at the National War Memorial outside of the government complex shortly before 10 a.m. Shots hit a soldier who was standing guard. Witnesses say that they then heard shots when the man entered the Parliament building, where members were holding meetings.

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