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Whitecaps Headed To Third and Deciding Game In Midwest League Playoffs [Video]

A pair of late home runs spelled doom to the defending Midwest League champion West Michigan Whitecaps, as they dropped a 6-2 decision to the South Bend Cubs, forcing a deciding game in the best of 3 series.

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Police Seek Ford Explorer Involved In Hit-And-Run On Fuller

A bicyclist is recovering today after being hit by what Michigan State Police believe to be a Ford Explorer late Thursday night on Fuller Street at the I-196 interchange.

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Moosejaw via YouTube
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A Mountain of a Business is Coming to Grand Rapids

Moosejaw Mountaineering, a company rooted in Madison Heights (Detroit area), is setting up a 'popup' shop in Beer City. Not familiar with the company? Let me help you out.

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Courtesy Photo: Rowland Design
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Breton Village Mall Is “De-Malling”, Don’t Worry, It’s Painless.

Breton village Mall in Grand Rapids is going through a “process” of “de-malling”.  Yes, it sounds kind of like what Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin did when they, "de-coupled” but this is a more pleasant process and signals a new chapter for the mall...

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Grand Rapids Ranks 3rd for Safest College Towns In America

Here’s something else we can be proud of, Grand Rapids ranks within the top 5 of “Safest College Towns in America”, according to SafeWise, an online publication for home safety and security news...

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State of Michigan Suing M22 Clothing Company Over Trademark [Video]

The popular Michigan retail company, M22, is being sued by the state over trademark issues.

9 & 10 News reports that this isn't the first time the company has been hit with a lawsuit. In...

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College Football, Week Two: If It Wasn’t For The Refs, Jojo Would Be Perfect!! [Video]

I went 5-1 with my predictions last week and I owe a debt of gratitude to a Western Michigan player who tried real hard to make my record perfect.

It's on to week two, where I throw in a Division III game to make up for Sparty taking the week off.

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Fireworks Expo is in West Michigan this Week

Love lightening up the night's sky? The National Fireworks Association will be in Downtown Grand Rapids this week showing off the latest and greatest firecrackers.

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Victims in Monday Night Shooting in Kalamazoo Identified

Kalamazoo Public Safety have identified the two victims from last night's shootings as 17 year-old Marsavious Frazier and 17-year-old Daquarion Hunter. 

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These Were the Most Dangerous Intersections in Kent County in 2015 [Photos]

The list of the ten Kent County intersections responsible for the most crashes in 2015 is out, and once again 28th Street leads the way with five of them.

Keep that in mind as you rush your left turn while texting on your phone.

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Simulator Says Michigan and WMU Among Football Teams Most Likely to go Undefeated

The college football "experts" have been sharing their predictions for months. Now computer simulators are weighing in too.

If this simulator is right, it looks like a very good season for the University of Michigan and Western Michigan University.

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Pics from the Season Openers of Grand Valley, Ferris, and Central Michigan

Yesterday marked the official beginning of college football in Michigan. There were 3 outstanding games with big awesome crowds and nice wins too!

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