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Free Solar Eclipse Viewing Parties in Grand Rapids, Grand Haven

The solar eclipse expected around dusk tonight may be safely seen at viewing parties in Grand Rapids and Grand Haven.

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Youth Waterfowl Hunts in Michigan in October and November

This fall brings seven opportunities for youth to enjoy special waterfowl hunts in Michigan.

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Michigan Receives $807,000 to Fight Toxic Algal Blooms in Lake Erie

In August, toxic algae blooms affected the drinking water in Toledo making it unsafe to drink and causing a two-day do-not-drink advisory.

Toledo's drinking water comes from Lake Erie.

This week, Michigan received $807,000 to fight toxic algal blooms in the western Lake Erie Basin.

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Socco Visits for Wet Nose Wednesday [Sponsored]

Socco, a Terrier mix, came by 100.5 The River to visit Andy Rent's "Andy in the Morning" show for Wet Nose Wednesday.

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Forest Hills Central Boys Tennis, East Kentwood and Spring Lake Girls Golf Win State Championships

A successful weekend for West Michigan student-athletes as boys tennis and girls golf champions were crowned.

There were a number of strong finishes from West Michigan schools including championship wins by Forest Hills Central Boys Tennis and from East Kentwood and Spring Lake Girls Golf teams.

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West Michigan Online Job Fair

The West Michigan Online Job Fair is focused on helping connect people in West Michigan with employers in finding employment opportunities that matter.

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Record Fish Caught by Grand Rapids Man

WOW! Now that's the fish that DIDN'T get away!

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources confirmed a new state record last month for quillback carpsucker. This is the fifth state-record fish caught in 2014.

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Meijer-97.9 WGRD High School Athlete of the Week: South Christian Girls’ Golf Team

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BaCon: A Bacon & Beer Celebration Nov. 8; Top 5 Bacon-Inspired Quotes [Sponsored]

BaCon: A Bacon & Beer Celebration returns for its second annual event on Nov. 8 at The DeltaPlex Arena & Conference Center.

BaCon features bacon-inspired dishes and drinks, with tickets currently on sale.

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Peyton Manning Could Make History (Again), Other Things to Know About NFL Week 7

Quarterbacks could rewrite the record books in Week 7 of the NFL season. Here's a preview of this week's most interesting storylines

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Can Notre Dame Dethrone Champs? Big Questions for Week 8 in College Football

Can Notre Dame knock off top-ranked Florida State? That leads this week's big questions in college football.

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‘Batman v Superman:’ Lex Luthor’s Mansion at Michigan State University?

Better hide the kryptonite...

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