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Muhammad Ali In Training
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Muhammad Ali Dies at 74

Boxing great Muhammad Ali has passed away at the age of 74. He died at a Phoenix hospital from respiratory issues related to Parkinson's disease, which Ali contracted in 1984.

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Musketawa Trail: Gold Spike Trail Tour III [Photos]

Last weekend, the Friends of the Musketawa Trail hosted the Gold Spike Trail Tour. The biennial event covered the entire Musketawa Trail, running from Marne to Muskegon, and connected with the Fred Meijer Pioneer Trail in Grand Rapids to the east.

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The Comedy Central Roast Of Justin Bieber - Show
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Undercover Driver Shaquille O’Neal has fun with Riders [Video]

Some of the best viral videos today are from James Cordon and his Carpool Karaoke. The are seriously fun and funny. But now, he has some competition, Shaq!

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Philadelphia Phillies v Detroit Tigers
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Tiger Reliever K-Rod Says He’s Battled The Zika Virus

Francisco Rodriguez, also known as K-Rod, got off to a shaky start this season before settling down. Now we know the reason. K-Rod has admitted he suffered from the Zika Virus in the off season. 

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Free Youth Golf Clinics at Meijer LPGA Classic

The 2016 Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give is offering young golfers free, two-hour clinics along with other activities throughout tournament week June 14-19.

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2007 MLB All-Star Home Run Derby
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Inner-City Youth Baseball Get Renovated Field, Now Needs Equipment

Inner-City Youth Baseball took a big step forward yesterday with the ribbon cutting and celebration of the newly renovated Ted Rasberry Field, 1010 Sheldon Avenue, SE, here in Grand Rapids.

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Baseball, Fireworks, Monkeys, a Dinosaur and a Salute to Veterans This Weekend at Fifth Third Ballpark

How about some baseball for a fun Memorial Day Weekend?

There will be a lot of fun at Fifth Third Ballpark. The West Michigan Whitecaps have announced they're adding Fireworks to Friday night’s game vs. the Dayton Dragons. There are now great Family Fare Fireworks shows on back-to-back nights to kick off the holiday weekend.

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Holocaust Survivor’s Dream Comes True: Singing The Anthem At A Tigers Game [Video]

Hermina Hirsch had but one wish on her bucket list: to sing our National Anthem at Comerica Park in Detroit prior to a Detroit Tigers game. This weekend, her wish came true.

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Throwback Thursday: Stock Car Racing In Grand Rapids 1951

There used to be a stock car racing track in Grand Rapids on the Northwest side near where the White Pine Trail starts along US 131. Here's some old 8mm film footage of some racing from 1951.

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Meijer LPGA Classic Announces Celebrity Pro-Am Lineup

The Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give has announced the list of celebrities playing in the Meijer LPGA Celebrity Pro-Am on June 14 at Egypt Valley Country Club.

More than 35 celebrity guests and LPGA Tour professionals will play in the celebrity pro-am.

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Dallas Stars v Detroit Red Wings
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Detroit Red Wings Free Street Hockey Clinics Coming to West Michigan Meijer Stores this Summer

This summer, The Detroit Red Wings are traveling to ten different Meijer locations across Michigan to host street hockey clinics in the stores' parking lots for kids ages 7-12.

The clinics are free, but registration is limited.

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West Michigan’s Best Paved Biking Trails to Check Out This Summer

Michigan summers are best enjoyed outdoors and there is no better way to celebrate the season than biking along one of West Michigan's premiere biking trails...

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