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Catch Wendy Reed while you work, Middays on Channel 95-7. Tune in to stay current with what’s happening in West Michigan, and for the best mix of hot hits in Grand Rapids. Wendy is equally likely to compliment your cute shoes, condemn you for wearing leggings as pants, or invite you out to drink beer and watch a baseball game. Wendy loves her dog (Harry Potter), New Kids On The Block, live blogging her life, and eating out (aka not having to cook). Her hobbies include Facebook, reading, and pinning crafts on Pinterest that she’ll never make. Stream online at mychannel957.com!
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ArtPrize 2014: ArtPrize Offers Free Bicycle Valet Parking

Tens of thousands of people are expected to visit downtown Grand Rapids to tour ArtPrize exhibits duration of the competition. That makes finding a place to park a vehicle a little bit difficult at times, even if it's only a bicycle.

But this year ArtPrize has an option for bikes. Valet parking.

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Jim Belushi’s Show At Little River Casino Cancelled For Friday Night

A scheduled performance from Jim Belushi tonight at Little River Casino in Manistee has been cancelled.

According to an official statement from Little River Casino the cancellation is due to the fire at an FAA facility in Chicago that has been causing travel nightmares for people across the country.

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Category: Michigan News
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Minnesota Vikings Deactivate Adrian Peterson Indefinitely

The Minnesota Vikings have placed Adrian Peterson on the Exempt/Commissioner's Permission list, which will require the star running back to abstain from team activities during the duration of his child-abuse case. The Vikings announced this decision early Wednesday morning.

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Judge Dismisses Murder Charge Against Baby Kate’s Father Sean Phillips

Murder charges against Sean Phillips, the man previously accused in the death of his baby, Katherine (known throughout the investigation as "Baby Kate"), have been dismissed.

79th District Court Judge Peter J. Wadel dismissed the charge on Monday, stating that the prosecution has not been able to prove that Baby Kate was actually murdered.

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James Corden Named As New ‘Late Late Show’ Host by CBS

CBS announced today that James Corden will be the new host of "The Late Late Show."

If you're anything like me, you're thinking: "Who is James Corden?" Well, he's one of those people that you'll totally recognize when you see him.

Corden is a multi-faceted performer, host, writer and producer with accomplishments that in television, theater, film and comedy. He will take over the hosting duties of "The Late Late Show" in 2015.

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Jimmy Fallon, Meghan Trainor and The Roots Sing ‘All About That Bass’ (With Classroom Instruments) [Video]

Meghan Trainor's "All About That Bass" has become an anthem of sorts for women everywhere. It's a none-to-subtle middle finger to the folks who perpetuate the idea that women aren't attractive unless they're stick thin. The song's popularity has made Trainor an instant star.

This week, she went on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" to perform, but before that, she got together with Jimmy and the Roots to perform "All About That Bass" and play it on classroom instruments. I think this is my favorite one of these videos yet. 

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Multiple Crashes Shut Down Westbound I-96 In Ionia County

Westbound I-96 is shut down in Ionia County due to multiple crashes. The stretch of highway is closed at the Saranac exit because of two multi-truck crashes.

One person was reportedly hurt in the first crash near the Clarksville exit.  And at least one person was injured in the second crash near the Saranac exit.  Police called for the jaws of life and AeroMed was put on standby. 

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Western Michigan University Goes Tobacco-Free

Western Michigan University has become the latest campus in Michigan to go 100% tobacco-free.

The policy applies to all students, faculty and staff as well as visitors and contractors working on campus. The only exception to the campus wide mandate is that smoking is allowed in enclosed personal vehicles.

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