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Michigan House At SXSW To Feature GR Mayor Rosalynn Bliss [Video]

South By Southwest (SXSW) is a huge arts, music and cultural festival in Austin, TX. And Michigan is represented at the event by the Grand Rapids based Michigan House.

At their house warming send off party Wednesday, they announced their lineup of speakers and performers, one of which will be Grand Rapids Mayor Rosalynn Bliss, who will speak of Michigan's successes.

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Drunk Guy Wearing Only Underwear Arrested at Mt. Pleasant Gas Station

How drunk do you have to be to remove all your clothes and walk around a gas station in just your underwear?

For a Mt. Pleasant man, the answer is a blood alcohol level of .25, apparently. 

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WMU Announces Details of Agreement Giving P.J. Fleck ‘Row the Boat’

Today, Western Michigan University announced the details of an agreement which allows former head football coach P.J. Fleck to assume ownership of the mantra "Row the Boat."

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The Grand Rapids Drive’s NBA D-League Becomes The G-League [Video]

The NBA Developmental League, of which the Grand Rapids Drive is a member, has long been affectionately known as 'The D-League'. Not anymore.

Now it's the G-League, and the 'G' doesn't stand for Grand Rapids.

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Wyoming Business Could Face Charges For ‘Bed Of Nails’ Booby Trap That Injured Officer [Video]

It was one of the more painful news stories of the past week. A Wyoming police officer chasing down suspects landed on a homemade 'bed of nails' made of deck screws and wood.

And now the business that set up the trap could face charges.

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Davey is our Pet of the Week on Wet Nose Wednesday

Davey the dog is our special pet of the week.

Andy Rent talked about him on his Andy in the Morning show for Wet Nose Wednesday.

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MC Sports Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Liquidation Sales Are Coming

MC Sports announced Tuesday afternoon that they are filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.

The announcement Tuesday didn’t mention any store closings, but they are planning to reorganize the company under the Chapter 11 bankruptcy code...

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Police Ask for Help Finding Missing Mears Man

Family members are concerned about a missing Mears man who was last seen on Monday, February 13.

Police are asking for help finding 50-year-old Ryan Richard Walsworth, WZZM 13 reports.

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Missing Saginaw K9 Officer Found In Mecosta County

Monday night word went out that Saginaw K9 officer “Deebo” was missing.

It happened about 7pm Monday night in Chippewa Lake area of Mecosta County...

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Lane Changes On Westbound Leonard At The 131 Interchange Starting Monday

Starting next week, lanes on Westbound Leonard at the 131 interchange will be changed... as they hope to alleviate traffic congestion and improve safety.

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Meijer’s Hilarious Commercial for Valentine’s Day [Video]

Everyone knows that food is love.

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Laughfest Announces ‘For The Health Of It’ Events

Science has proven it. Laughter is good medicine. Good for not only emotional health, but physical health as well.

Here are some events planned for LaughFest that will teach you ways to laugh more at life.

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