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Thanksgiving: Recovering Addict Finds New Life On GVSU Football Team

Alton Voss was a star athlete in high school, who had thrown away his opportunity to play college football due to a crippling drug addiction.

But then came an arrest in West Michigan, and a local woman who gave him a fighting chance at a new life.

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Deer Driving ATV Gives Walker Resident A Viral Video Hit [Video]

Jeremy Roomsburg was driving on Westbound I-96 this weekend when he spied what appeared to be a buck driving an ATV. He immediately rolled some video of it. Now it's a viral hit.

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GRPD Now Enforcing Odd/Even Parking Restrictions

November 1st came and went, parking restrictions started, and we haven’t been ticketed if we just kept doing what we did through the summer...

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Busted: 5 Myths About Prostate and Testicular Cancers

Not surprisingly, both cancers have been saddled with many of the same myths. These are based on outdated information or old wives’ tales passed on by the uninformed. Myths or no myths, here's what's most important...

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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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Former Tiger Pitchers Win BOTH Cy Young Awards

Tigers fans were left wondering what could have been when both the National and American Cy Young Awards, significant of the best pitching, went to former Tiger pitchers.

Current Tiger pitcher Justin Verlander came in second in the American League voting, but at least he has supermodel Kate Upton to console him.

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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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NCAA FOOTBALL: NOV 12 Michigan at Iowa
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Despite Losing, Michigan Still At Number 3 In The College Football Playoff Rankings

The Michigan Wolverines proved an old college football adage to be true, if you're going to lose in the regular season, lose to an unranked opponent on the road.

But when it's all said and done, they still have to beat Ohio State in Columbus to get in the playoffs.

Undefeated Western Michigan, meanwhile, got hosed for no good reason.

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You’ll Never Get A Deer With A Bigger Rack Than This One [Video]

The opening of firearms deer season in Michigan always brings high expectations from hunters across our state. But no matter how hard you try, you'll never top this buck. 

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College Gameday at Western Michigan: What Celebrity Should Pick The Winners?

For the first time since 2003, ESPN will make its way to Mid-American Conference country for their Saturday college football pregame show, College Gameday, as they come to Kalamazoo to broadcast at Western Michigan University.

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Grand Valley and Ferris State on Collision Course in Division II Football Playoffs

Grand Valley State and Ferris State are the top two seeds in Super Region 4 of the NCAA Division II Championship Playoffs, and if both teams past early round tests, they will play each other again in the Regional Championship Game.

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Michigan Man Punches Neighbor Over Leaf Blowing

It's fall, and that means tension is running high over the one commodity we have plenty of... LEAVES!

It's all fun and games until your ear muffs get knocked off!

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