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Ron Buckner Previews The Jordan Shimmell Fight On The Jojo Show [Video]

Boxing writer Ron Buckner of the Heavy Bag Boxing joined Jojo Girard this morning from Minnesota, where he is covering the Jordan Shimmell Crusiserweight elimination fight Tuesday night.

Buckner took a look at Shimmell's chances against Murat Gassiev.

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Man Arrested in Connection With Attempted Kidnapping of 16-Year-Old Girl in Muskegon County

Tuesday morning police arrested a man at a Muskegon Township home in connection with an attempted abduction that occurred in April.

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Michigan Free Fishing Weekend is June 11-12

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has announced that the annual Summer Free Fishing Weekend is scheduled for Saturday, June 11, and Sunday, June 12.

Residents and nonresidents of all ages can fish without a license that weekend. All other fishing regulations still apply.

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Birds, Geese and Ducks are Nesting Michigan, What You Should and Shouldn’t Do

One of the great signs of spring in West Michigan is the nesting and hatching of birds, ducks and geese.

The Michigan DNR shares what you can do to help (and what you shouldn't do) if you find chicks, goslings or ducklings.

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Grand Rapids City Pools and Water Playgrounds Open June 10 for 2016 Season

Though we haven't seen a ton of warm weather yet in Grand Rapids, this summer is supposed to be a scorcher. When you're looking for a place to cool down, you can head to GR's city pools and splash pads.

This year, Grand Rapids city pools and water playgrounds open on Friday, June 10.

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West Michigan’s Best Paved Biking Trails to Check Out This Summer

Michigan summers are best enjoyed outdoors and there is no better way to celebrate the season than biking along one of West Michigan's premiere biking trails...

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Pictures from the Fifth Third River Bank Run

It was a very chilly morning, but that didn't stop a ton of people from going out and taking part in the Fifth Third River Bank run this past Saturday.

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Pictures and Parade Footage from 2016 Holland’s Tulip Time Festival

Even though it was cold and a bit rainy at times, people's spirits were high at Tulip Time.

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The Steve Harvey Show to Honor Tiana Carruthers on Monday

Tiana Carruthers will appear on The Steve Harvey Show today. The Kalamazoo shooting survivor is being honored as one of "Harvey's Heroes", WWMT 3 reports.

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Garth Brooks Gives Grand Rapids Fan Red Corvette, Pays Off Student Loans, More

TMZ reports that a teacher who attended Garth Brooks' show in Grand Rapids at Van Andel Arena on Thursday night held the 4 millionth ticket ever sold to a Garth Brooks show.

The teacher was surprised with a long list of gifts to celebrate the occasion.

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Ludington Seeks Your Vote In Its Quest To Be ‘America’s Best Town’ [Video]

After edging out Grand Marias, MN to win Outside magazine's 'Best Beach Town' title, Ludington now challenges Billings MT in the semi-finals of the 'America's Best Town' bracket. Vote early, vote often to make it happen. 

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West Michigan Boxer Continues Quest For A World Championship [Video]

Hudsonville's Jordan Shimmell faces an eliminator fight Tuesday in Minnesota in his continued quest for the IBF Cruiserweight title.

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