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Moose Playing on my Front Lawn? Only in Alaska [Video]

Our Alaskan cruise and tour is coming up in August, and I can't wait. I hear so many wonderful thing about Alaska. However, I haven't heard of family-friendly Moose before. You probably don't want to walk up to one, but imagine looking outside your front window and finding a family of moose playing in your lawn sprinkler. Welcome to Alaska.

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New Movies Include ‘Insidious: Chapter 3′ and ‘Spy’ [Video]

With more than ten new movies available this weekend, choosing what to see can take some time. Let us help with full trailers and Grand Rapids showtimes!

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Saying Goodbye to Your BFF is Tough Especially When You’re Two [Video]

Everyone looks forward to Friday because it's the start of the weekend, but two-year-old Deacon Ross of Dallas has a different reason to look forward to it. Friday is garbage collection day, and that means a visit from his friend.

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King and Queen of the Netherlands Visit Grand Rapids [Photos]

The king and queen of the Netherlands, King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima, visited Grand Rapids today as part of their 3-day tour of the United States.

View a recap of today's visit.

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New Movies Include ‘San Andreas’ and ‘Aloha’ [Video]

This week's new movies feature Dwayne Johnson, Emma Stone, Cobie Smulders, Bradley Cooper, Rachel McAdams and more.

View full trailers of this week's new releases with Grand Rapids showtimes!

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552 Pound Fish Caught From Kayak [Video]

We've all caught fish before, right? Blue Gill, Sunfish, Pike, Bass, Salmon, Lake Trout, etc.

What's the biggest fish you ever caught? Me? I caught a 38 pound King fish in the Gulf several years ago, but nothing like this guy.

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Denim Jeans Sales Suffer ‘Drastic Fall’ Due to Yoga Pants

A new report from Research and Markets analyzes how the US denim jeans market fared in 2014.

Jeans are traditionally a strong seller, but in 2014 denim jeans sales suffered a "drastic fall".

Yoga pants are to blame.

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New Movies (This Week) Include ‘Tomorrowland’ and ‘Poltergeist’ [Video]

Something for everyone at the theater this weekend. This week's new movies are led by a reboot of a classic horror movie and another epic film from Disney.

View full trailers and Grand Rapids showtimes.

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Dog Flu Confirmed in Grand Rapids [Video]

This spring an outbreak of canine influenza sickened more than 1,000 dogs in the states surrounding Michigan.

Illinois, Wisconsin, Ohio, and Indiana have all seen cases of the virus, some of them deadly.

The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development has now confirmed three cases of dog flu in Michigan: two in Grand Rapids and one in Macomb County, Wood TV 8 reports.

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Heartwarming Story About a Sheriff Deputy’s Car and His Son [Video]

Get the hankies out because you're going to need them.

I found this story about Sheriff's deputy Sam Brownlee, who was killed in the line of duty while working as a deputy in Colorado’s Weld County in 2010. His son, Tanner, was 15 at the time.

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Another Gastronomic Delight Coming to a Hamburger Joint

What do a hamburger, hot dog and chips have in common?

They're all in one sandwich!

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What’s a Pay Phone? [Video]

If you were born in the 1900s, boy that make me feel old, you'll get a kick out of this. Realistically, if you were born anytime before December 31, 1999, you'll love this.

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