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Michigan’s Adventure Opens This Weekend

Michigan's Adventure will open for its 60th season this weekend.

WZZM-13 reports that park officials announced the West Michigan amusement park and its new Funland Farm will open this Friday, May 27.

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Courtesy of the Muskegon County Jail
Courtesy of the Muskegon County Jail
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Jeffrey Willis Charged With Additional Crimes, Including the Murder of Rebekah Bletsch

Willis, who is already facing kidnapping and firearms charges, has now been charged with child pornography charges and the 2014 murder of Rebekah Bletsch.

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Grand Haven Pier, Townsquare Media
Grand Haven Pier, Townsquare Media
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Grand Haven Pier to Close for Repairs in August For Nearly a Year [Video]

Beachgoers will get to enjoy the iconic Grand Haven Pier through mid-August this summer.

After that, WZZM-13 reports, the pier will be closed through around July 17, 2017 for repairs.

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Charges Expected in Connection With the Murder of Rebekah Bletsch

The Muskegon County Prosecutor's Office is expected to reveal a charging decision related to Rebekah Bletsch's murder case Wednesday morning at 10 a.m.

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Rosalina is our Pet of the Week on Wet Nose Wednesday

Rosalina the dog is our special pet of the week.

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

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Courtesy of the Calhoun County Jail
Courtesy of the Calhoun County Jail
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Battle Creek Teen Reports Being Raped on Calhoun Co. Trail; Suspect in Custody

Battle Creek Police have now released details about the alleged rape of a 16-year-old girl on a trail in Calhoun County Monday. They have also released the name and photo of the suspect.

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Koehler Urges Higher Gas Prices
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Why Detroit-Area Summer Gas is More Efficient Than Gas in Grand Rapids

If a summer road trip takes you to the Detroit area, you may want to consider filling up the gas tank before driving back to West Michigan.

Learn why Detroit-area summer gas is the most efficient in Michigan.

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Arctic Air Mass Brings Deep Freeze To Milwaukee
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Michigan’s Changing Climate: Shorter Winters, Wetter Summers

Any Michigan resident will tell you that the weather here is more than a little messed up. Now we have proof.

Scientists studying data from 1951 to 2010 have found that Michigan's climate is changing. Is getting better or worse? That may depend on how much you love winter.

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Defense Secretary Ashton Carter And VA Secretary Robert McDonald Mark 50th Anniversary Of Vietnam War
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West Michigan Memorial Day Weekend Parades and Activities 2016

On Memorial Day we remember those who have given their lives for our country.

West Michigan will remember through memorial services, parades and other events.

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Photos courtesy of the Norton Shorews Police
Photos courtesy of the Norton Shorews Police
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Jeffrey Willis Now Listed as a Person of Interest in the Disappearance of Jessica Heeringa

Norton Shores police have upgraded attempted abduction suspect Jeffrey Willis to a "person of interest" in the Jessica Heeringa disappearance case.

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Bear Captured Near Los Angeles
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Bear Sighting Reported Near I-96 in Cascade Twp.

The bear was reportedly seen around 1 p.m. on Monday, May 23. It seems to have been minding its own business, just doing bear stuff, ever since.

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Donations to Kids’ Food Basket Matched Through Monday

Double your impact in the fight against childhood hunger in West Michigan by donating now to Kids' Food Basket.

Donations to Kids' Food Basket will be matched through Monday, May 23.

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