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West Michigan 14-Year-Old Crashes Car with Drunk Woman in Backseat

A 46-year-old Mason County woman has been arrested after allowing an unlicensed driver to operate her vehicle while she allegedly consumed alcohol in the back seat.

MLive reports that a 14-year-old was driving the vehicle when it rolled on an ice-covered road east of Ludington Saturday night. 

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Dog Saves Michigan Man By Lying On Him For 24 Freezing Hours [Video]

When a Michigan man stepped outside to get firewood on New Year’s Eve, he only had on long johns, slippers and a shirt, since he thought he was only going a short distance...

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Strange Secretary of State Video Getting Trolled Online [Video]

The Michigan Secretary of State's office unveiled a new video to highlight its ExpressSoS services at the International Auto Show in Detroit.

It features a Kangaroo and Secretary of State Ruth Johnson and looks like it was produced by a class of seventh graders. Needless to say, the internet has not been kind to it.

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Police Battle Growing Crystal Meth Influx At Czech Border Region
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Former Whitecaps Player Suspended 50 Games After Testing Positive for ‘Drug of Abuse’

On January 13, Major League Baseball announced six Minor League players received 50-game suspensions due to positive drug tests.

A former West Michigan Whitecaps player was among those suspended.

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SCAM ALERT: If You’re a Netflix Customer, a Reminder On How Not to Get Scammed!

Warnings went out about a scam regarding Netflix, where it appears the company is asking users to “update” their account information...

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What Age Can You Leave Your Kids at Home Alone in Michigan?

Did you know there’s an actual answer for those of us in Michigan?

There are 34 states that have no minimum age requirements for leaving your kids at home alone...

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Chick-fil-A Embattled In Controversy Over Anti-Gay Marriage Remarks
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Grand Rapids Approves Another Chick-fil-A Location

Looks like we'll be seeing even more Chick-fil-A's pop up around Grand Rapids.

MLive reports that the city's Planning Commission approved the proposal to build another drive-thru Chick-fil-A at the Centerpointe Mall...

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Warmer Weather Headed To Michigan May Curtail Winter Activities

When you grow up in Michigan, you learn to accept winter. That means doing stuff like snowmobiling, ice fishing and cross country skiing.

But when the temperatures shoot up to 50 degrees in January, it's kind of hard to do stuff like that. Could winter just be winter again?

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Adopt Devereaux From Crash’s Landing

Friday the 13th brings out superstitions in many, but there is nothing unlucky about the cats at Crash's Landing.

You would be lucky to have Devereaux as part of your family!

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50th Anniversary of the Apollo 1 Spacecraft Commemorated With Vatican Observatory Director Coming to Grand Rapids

The Grand Rapids Public Museum (GRPM) just announced some exciting news. The Director of the Vatican Observatory, Brother Guy Consolmagno is coming to Grand Rapids for a  presentation of “Discarded Worlds, Astronomical Ideas that were Almost Correct" on Saturday, February 11 at 11 a.m. Tickets are on sale now!

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A Bunch of Your Personal Information Could Be Listed on This Public Genealogy Site, But You Can Remove It

A website that claims that it's just here to help you figure out your ancestry is causing some concerns after many people have found that it makes your personal information pretty easy to find.

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Megabus.com No Longer Providing Cheap Travel Through Grand Rapids

Cheap bus service to both Detroit and Chicago ended on Monday as Megabus.com changed it's routes, closing the route to and from Grand Rapids

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