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Dunkin' Donuts Launches Its Version Of Croissant Doughnut
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Happy Doughnut Day! Here’s Where You Can Get Discounted Doughnuts

Today, June 2nd is National Doughnut Day and people all over will be celebrating by eating more doughnuts than they normally do. Of course, doughnut shops around the country will be celebrating by offering deals and freebies on this delicious dessert...

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John Ball Zoo Snow Leopard Dies After Battle With Cancer

Mi-Shan, the 18-year-old snow leopard that has been at the John Ball Zoo since 2002, has passed away after a year-long battle with cancer...

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Local Charity Hosts 4th Annual Golf Marathon

Today, 28 golfers will participate in a golf marathon to raise funds on behalf of the
student participants for The First Tee of West Michigan (TFTWM)...

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Adopt Galen From Crash’s Landing

As Grand Rapids celebrates Festival and the start of summer, we're looking to give Galen at Crash's Landing a reason to celebrate with a new, forever home.

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1 Man Found Dead, Another Unconscious in Grand Rapids McDonald’s Bathroom [VIDEO]

Police are investigating after two men were found unresponsive in a McDonald's bathroom at 1100 Leonard St. NW on Wednesday evening.

WZZM-13 reports that when police arrived around 5:45p.m., they found a 37-year-old man to be deceased. 

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Best Activities for Kids at Grand Rapids Festival of the Arts

The 48th annual Festival of the Arts is this weekend in Grand Rapids!

Festival opens at noon on Friday and runs until 6PM on Sunday.

Take look at our guide for kids and enjoy Festival 2017!

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GRPD Body Cam Video Of Fatal Shooting of Malik Carey Is Harrowing [Video]

Police body cam footage of the fatal shooting May 3 of Malik Carey in Grand Rapids has been released, and it makes you fully understand the unanticipated dangers of police work.

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Sparty Fans! There’s Going to be a HUGE Spartan Sports Sale this Saturday!

If you bleed green and white, this Saturday is your chance to get your hands on a bunch of Spartan gear.

The Spartan Sports Sale is being held by the MSU Surplus Store and MSU Athletics...

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2004 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Ceremony In New York - Show
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Bob Seger Adds Grand Rapids To Tour, But Is It His Last? [Video]

Bob Seger announced the complete list of tour stops for his 2017 Runaway Train Tour, including a September stop at Van Andel Arena.

But is it his last tour?

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Chris Valentine via YouTube
Chris Valentine via YouTube
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Who Remembers Bill Knapp’s?

I do, that's for sure. The fried chicken, meat loaf, au gratin potatoes, mmmm, special soups, and, ahhhh, the chocolate cake. What a meal.

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Payless Gives Shopping Event with Anthony Munoz Foundation
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Payless ShoeSource to Close at Woodland and Rivertown Crossing Mall

We learned in April that Payless was planning to close 400-500 stores nationwide.That list has grown.

USA Today reports that Payless is now is asking a federal bankruptcy judge for permission to close  up to 408 additional stores, including the Woodland Mall and Rivertown Crossing Mall locations.

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Movies in The Park Cancelled For June 2

The decision was made to allow additional time for new sod recently installed in Ah-Nab-Awen Park to fully take root.

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