Contact Us
KHOU
KHOU
[

Gunman Shoots “Multiple” People At Texas A&M University

Police have apprehended a man they think shot "multiple" people at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas. CNN is reporting numerous law enforcement officers were among the victims. The College Station Police department said they don't have a definitive number of victims at this time. The shooting took place about a block from campus, and at least one civilian was shot in the attack.

Read More

Category: us news
Cornell University Library
Cornell University Library
[

You’re Doing It Wrong – Correct Postures For Housework Circa 1920 [Photos]

You might not think you are, but you're doing it wrong.  Apparently, your posture needs to be perfect while doing housework...  At least according to an article from The Delineator circa 1920.  The American woman's magazine would often publish articles on clothing patterns, home decor, embroidery, and other domestic topics.  The series of photographs in this article are taken of Miss Ruth Kellogg demonstrating correct postures for various forms of housework.

Read More

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

A Heartbreaking Moment You Probably Missed From The London Olympics [Video]

The Olympics are always a forum for amazing stories of victory, defeat, overcoming obstacles and also succumbing to them.  There have been several of these amazing moments so far in the 2012 London Olympic Games.  But, the following story of defeat and heartbreak has been absent from major American media.

Read More

Category: Sports Tags: , ,
WTRV
WTRV
[

Listen to The River Online – Check Out Our New Streaming Player and Playlist

We've got a great new way for you to listen to The River online and check out what songs we're playing on the radio right now.

Hit the Listen Live button on the right side of this page to open our new streaming player - where you can listen to us online, read more about the songs and artists you're hearing, and look back at what we've played. You can also buy songs on Amazon or iTunes.

Read More

Category: Music Tags: ,
Fox
Fox
[

Watch The World Premiere Preview Of The X-Factor [VIDEO]

'American Idol' alum Simon Cowell returns to the airwaves this fall in his much-anticipated new talent competition, 'The X Factor.' The extended preview below initially shows the cantankerous judge turning over a new leaf - kind words, applause for those who don't deserve it, and making nice with fellow judge and frequent sparring partner Paula Abdul.

But you knew it all had to be a dream. And for Simon, a nightmare.

Read More

YouTube
YouTube
[

Sherwood Schwartz Creator of the Brady Bunch and Gilligans Island Dead at 94

Sherwood Schwartz, the man who created or contributed to several iconic television shows, died Tuesday at 4AM of natural causes. He was 94.

Schwartz worked in radio for Bob Hope before transitioning to television, where he won a 1961 Emmy as part of the writing team for 'The Red Skelton Show.' He also worked on series such as 'My Favorite Martian' and 'Harper Valley PTA.'

Read More

Official White House portrait by Felix de Cossio
Official White House portrait by Felix de Cossio
[

Betty Ford Memorial Website

For many Michiganders and Grand Rapidians, the passing of Betty Ford has been a time for condolence and remembrance.  The Ford family has created a website to honor the late Betty Ford and to offer the community a place to show their support.  Please take a few moments and remember all that Betty Ford did for our community, our country, and our world.

Read More

lsiegert, Flickr
lsiegert, Flickr
[

7-Eleven Gives Out Free Slurpees in Honor of Its Anniversary

America's fight against obesity gets the day off today when 7-Eleven hands out free Slurpees in honor of its unofficial birthday -- June 11, or 7/11. Get it?

The convenience store expects it will hand out five million of the popular frozen treats weighing -- you guessed it -- 7.11 ounces.

Read More

Category: Events Tags: ,
REO Speedwagon @ Electric Forest Festival 2011 (Photo by Steven Bohner)
REO Speedwagon @ Electric Forest Festival 2011 (Photo by Steven Bohner)
[

REO Speedwagon @ Electric Forest Festival 2011 – Rothbury [PHOTOS]

Rothbury, Michigan was host to the Electric Forest Festival 2011.  REO Speedwagon dropped in for a "Saturday Afternoon Special" show.  Despite the band not really fitting with the general theme of the rest of the show (jam bands, blues, folk and electronic music), REO Speedwagon still rocked the crowd of Electric Forest patrons.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://rivergrandrapids.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on 100.5 The River quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Register on 100.5 The River quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!