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JK’s Bakehouse & Deli Serves Up ‘Fabulous Desserts’ for Dessert Wars [Audio]

Dessert Wars is a big deal for JK's Bakehouse & Deli.

It's such a big deal that JK's owners, Jodi Rademaker and Kathy Timmer, are closing their Holland shop for the day Thursday to get ready for the Thursday night event at Amway Grand Plaza hotel's Ambassador Ballroom in Grand Rapids.

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Governor Snyder Released From Hospital

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder was hospitalized with a blood clot in his leg on Thursday.

This morning, Snyder was released from the hospital.

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Sunday Morning Attack on Grand Haven Coast Guard Station ‘Act of Domestic Terrorism’

Authorities are investigating an attack this morning on the U.S. Coast Guard Station in Grand Haven.

The attack is considered an "act of domestic terrorism" by the Grand Haven Department of Public Safety, Ottawa County an

Courtesy Wyoming Police Department
Courtesy Wyoming Police Department
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Police Searching for Suspect Following Wyoming Credit Union Robbery

Wyoming police are searching for a man who they say robbed the ATL Credit Union, 841 36th St. SW in Wyoming, at gunpoint late Friday morning.

The robbery was reported around 11:45 a.m. EST.

In a news release, police said the man entered the credit union with a handgun and then fled the scene on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.

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New Movies (This Week) Include ‘Jupiter Ascending,’ ‘Seventh Son’ and ‘SpongeBob: Sponge Out of Water’ [Video]

Lots of big names -- including Channing Tatum, Mila Kunis, Antonio Banderas, Jeff Bridges and Julianne Moore, a documentary and SpongeBob all hit the big screen this weekend.

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Drought and Cold Winters Have Impacted Michigan’s Trees and Shrubs

The Great Lakes have returned to normal water levels after seeing above-normal precipitation over the past couple of years, but Michigan's trees still need more water to recover from a decade of droughts.

Cold winters have also created stress on Michigan's trees.

See more on the extent of winter's damage and which species of trees and shrubs have been hit the hardest.

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Governor Snyder Admitted to Hospital with Blood Clot

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has been admitted to the hospital with a blood clot in his right leg. Nearly a month ago, he tore his Achilles tendon while jogging.

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Governor Snyder Hospitalized With Blood Clot in Leg

Earlier today Governor Rick Snyder was hospitalized for a blood clot in his leg. His mobility is limited, but he is reported to be in good health.

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GVSU Football Recruit Opts Out of His Scholarship to Become Model [Video]

Wednesday was national signing day, when highly sought after high school football players sign their official letter-of-intent to play at the collegiate level.

While there are often surprises like players changing schools at the last minute, one Grand Valley State University recruit was unique in his reasons for foregoing a college scholarship.

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Coast Guard Saves Dog From Icy Lake Michigan Waters in Frankfort [Video]

A lucky Labrador is safe at home with her family after an harrowing experience in an icy Michigan channel.

On Tuesday morning, the dog, Betsie Bay, fell into the Frankfort channel waters between Betsie Lake and Lake Michigan, in Frankfort.

Staffers at the U.S. Coast Guard station in Frankfort spotted the dog and suited up to rescue the pup from the frigid waters.

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Detroit Man Who Walks 21 Miles to Work Inspires Nearly $300,000 in Donations [Video]

James Robertson is a Detroit man who commutes 23 miles each way daily to work -- and 21 of those miles are on foot.

His perseverance has inspired others to donate more than a quarter million dollars to help him out.

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Tom Brady Gets Another Trophy as Super Bowl MVP, But Malcolm Butler Might Get His Truck [Audio]

New England quarterback Tom Brady, the Super Bowl XLIX MVP, says he was overwhelmed with gratitude for the effort by Patriots rookie Malcolm Butler in the final moments of the game.

Brady got a 2015 Chevrolet Colorado pickup truck as MVP, and says he wants to give it to Butler instead.

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