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Police Searching For “Potentially Dangerous” Suspect in Comstock Park, Residents Urged to Stay Inside

The suspect is described as an African American male weighing around 170 pounds. He was last seen wearing a gray shirt and jeans. He also has tattoos on his chin and neck.

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Baby of West Michigan Mom Who Refused Cancer Treatment Dies Following Mother’s Funeral

When Carrie DeKlyen learned that she had a brain tumor, she refused treatment, including chemo, because it would have meant terminating her pregnancy.

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These Long-Lost Siblings Found Each Other in Rockford

'I am your sister,' she said to Phillip, who never knew he had a sister.

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6 Grand Rapids-Inspired Halloween Costumes You Can Wear this Year

Think local this Halloween!

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ArtPrize is Back With an Opening Night Party at Rosa Parks Circle Tonight

Something for "Game of Thrones" and "Harry Potter" fans tonight!

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Michigan State Police Trooper Injured in Motorcycle Crash in Rockford Passes Away

The Michigan State Police released a statement Wednesday afternoon, stating that Tpr. Timothy O’Neill of the Rockford Post passed away due to injuries sustained in the crash.

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Kent County Sheriff’s Office Encourages Residents to Register With Smart911 So They Can Find You in An Emergency

When you call 911 from your cell phone, police only get a general idea of where you are. Since 82% of 911 calls in Kent County come from cell phones, police say it's a good idea for everyone to sign up for Smart911.

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US Dollar Drops To Two And Half Year Low After Latest N. Korean Missile Launch
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Banned ArtPrize Artist Says He’s Hidden $100,000 In Grand Rapids (But There’s A Catch)

Let's face it, Artist SinGh (real name Gurmeh Singh), like a fly in the kitchen, can be annoying. Just ask anyone who tried to walk around his 'World's Largest Painting' stunt on Monroe Avenue a few years back. That stunt got him banned for life from ArtPrize.

But he loves attention, and this year, he's giving away $100,000 to get it.

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Brandy is our Pet of the Week on Wet Nose Wednesday

Displaced from Florida by Hurricane Irma, Brandy need a good, loving home.

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More Than 40 Vehicles Vandalized on Grand Rapids Northwest Side [VIDEO]

Police are investigating after more than 40 vehicles were vandalized on Grand Rapids northwest side early Monday.

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Toys 'R' Us May Sell Global Toy Business
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Toys R Us Files for Bankruptcy – Stores to Remain Open

Toys R Bankrupt.

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Counterfeit $20 Bills Circulating Around West Michigan [Video]

The fake bills have turned up at restaurants gas, stations, stores, and garage sales in Zeeland and throughout Ottawa County.

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