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Courtesy of the Michigan State Police
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Police Seek Public’s Help in Finding Endangered Ionia County Man

Michael Dennis Turashoff, 47, left his home on Petrie Road in Sebewa Township early in the morning on Thursday, June 23. Police believe that Turashoff walked away from his home, but no one is sure where he went.

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Open carry gun rally in Austin, Texas.
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Battle Creek Bombers to Host ‘2nd Amendment’ Night

The Battle Creek Bombers are getting mixed reviews over their decision to hold a "2nd Amendment Education" night at their ballpark. The event is centered around education around guns, gun safety, and the 2nd Amendment.

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19th Annual Hollywood Film Awards - Show
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Amy Schumer Coming to Kalamazoo’s Wings Event Center October 5

Schumer's performance in Kalamazoo is part of her national #SchumerTour, which she announced on June 23rd via Facebook LIVE. The tour includes many locations around the United States, as well as a handful of international appearances.

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Pakistan Zindabad! via YouTube
Pakistan Zindabad! via YouTube
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Beautiful Candles Made Right Here in West Michigan

I was browsing the internet, as one does when bored, when a video caught my eye. Someone called it, 'my favorite how it was made segment.' Intrigued I clicked on it low and behold it was a candle made by Holland House Candles right here in West Michigan.

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Kalamazoo County Jail
Kalamazoo County Jail
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Kalamazoo Mother Charged With Murder in Connection to 4-Year-Old Daughter’s Death

Daveeta Lee Walker has been charged with two counts of felony murder, first-degree child abuse, and torture in connection to the death of her four-year-old daughter Kharisma Richardson.

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Jeffrey Willis Will Stand Trial in the Murder of Rebekah Bletsch

Wednesday experts testified that a folder labeled 'RSB' - Rebekah Bletsch's initials - was found on Willis' computer and it contained photos of her as well as wanted posters from after her murder.

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Photo courtesy of the Hoeksema family
Photo courtesy of the Hoeksema family
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Missing Holland Teen’s Body Found in Lake Michigan

The body of 16-year-old Riley Hoeksema was found around noon Wednesday, June 22. Hoeksema went missing Sunday after the boat he was on capsized.

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Photo via Facebook
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Suspect in Fatal Kalamazoo Bike Crash Was Driving While High

Charles Pickett, Jr, the man accused of hitting nine bicyclists with his truck, killing five people, is now facing five counts of operating a vehicle while intoxicated causing death.

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Saugatuck Stand Off Ends When Suspect Shows Up On A Bike

A guy on a bike rolls up to a tense stand off and asks what's going on. The police tell him they're looking for a dude who looks a lot like him. And then they realize it IS him!

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Anxiety War/YouTube
Anxiety War/YouTube
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Grand Rapids Vigilante Who Busted Predators Gets Sued [Video]

Zach Sweers made a name for himself by running predator stings online, and then meeting and busting the predators on camera for his YouTube site, Anxiety War.

Now, one of the guys involved has turned the tables and his suing him.

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Jojo Girard/Townsquare Media
Jojo Girard/Townsquare Media
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Michigan Ranked As The Fifth Worst State For A Summer Road Trip? That’s Crazy Talk!

The money grubbing web site WalletHub doesn't appreciate Michigan as a travel destination. The site listed the Mitten State as the fifth worst state to travel in.

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One Year After the Portland Tornado [Video]

On June 22, 2015, an EF-1 tornado struck Portland, Mich., damaging dozens of homes and businesses.

One year later, many have finished repairing the damage while some continue to rebuild.

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