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Crash’s Landing’s McIntyre Needs a Family

The volunteers at Crash's Landing put in long hours to ensure that stray cats have a place to stay and receive care.

You can help.

Welcoming a cat into your home is a simple way to help while enriching your own life.

Adopt McIntyre from Crash's Landing.

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Man Suing Allegan County After Alleged Beating in Jail

A man who used to live in Otsego is suing Allegan County after he says he sustained injuries at the hands of jail staff, including broken bones. Warning: the video contains violence.)

45-year-old Aaron Henderson claims that he was forcibly undressed and beaten. He claims the beating left him with broken bones in his face, according to the lawsuit, which has been filed in federal court.

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Dusty and Nugget Visit for Wet Nose Wednesday [Sponsored]

 

Two cute, 2-month old puppies, came calling today.

Dusty and Nugget visited with Andy Rent as he talked about him on his Andy in the Morning show for Wet Nose Wednesday.

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Photo Courtesy of the Michigan State Police
Photo Courtesy of the Michigan State Police
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West Michigan Fatal Stabbing Suspect Arrested in Ohio

UPDATE (4/26 12:13 p.m.): Police in Ohio have arrested Monty Menefee.

According to a release, Ohio State Highway Patrol officers arrested Menefee after finding the stolen vehicle he was driving. No other details about his arrest are available at this time.

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Veen Observatory in Lowell is Open Through October

The Grand Rapids Public Museum and Grand Rapids Amateur Astronomical Association have brought back observing nights at the Veen Observatory in Lowell Township.

Observing nights are open to the public every second and last Saturday evening of the month and runs through October 2015.

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WZZM 13 Wins Regional Edward R. Murrow Award

Our congratulations to WZZM 13, who has been recognized again this year with a prestigious regional Edward R. Murrow award. This is the station’s ninth regional Murrow in the past five years. WZZM 13 is the only West Michigan television station to win a regional Murrow this year.

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Courtesy of GVSU
Courtesy of GVSU
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GVSU Surprises 100,000th Graduate With $1,000 Check

Grand Valley State University celebrated its 100,000th graduate on Saturday, April 25.

GVSU awarded the student with a $1,000 check and other prizes.

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Frederik Meijer Gardens Sells Out Nine Concerts in Just Two Hours

The members only pre-sale for Frederik Meijer Garden's Summer Concert Series started at 9 a.m. Saturday, and by 11 a.m. nine of the scheduled shows had already sold out. 

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New Movies (This Week) Include ‘The Age of Adaline,’ ‘Adult Beginners’ and ‘The Forger’ [Video]

Some big actors and actresses in this week's new movies including: Blake Lively, Harrison Ford, Rose Byrne, John Travolta, Mark Ruffalo, Zoe Saldana and more.

See all of the trailers and Grand Rapids showtimes!

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Jessica Heeringa Case to be Featured by ‘Unsolved Mysteries’

Jessica Heeringa was last seen working at a gas station in Norton Shores nearly two years ago. This weekend, her story will be told on an "Unsolved Mysteries" webisode.

Unsolved.com will air the webisode this weekend. The "Unsolved Mysteries" TV show has aired since 1987 and is now on the Lifetime Channel.

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Celebrate Spring With Summersalt From Crash’s Landing

As spring settles in and the weather warms, we all get busy having fun and working outdoors.

This spring, make time for something new.

Welcome Summersalt from Crash's Landing into your home!

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David R. Shedd/World Affairs Council of Western Michigan
David R. Shedd/World Affairs Council of Western Michigan
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Former Defense Intelligence Agency Director Speaking in Grand Rapids

As former Acting Director of the Defense Intelligence Agency, David R. Shedd led a workforce of more than 16,500 military and civilian employees worldwide. This agency's primary mission is to provide military intelligence to our military leaders and defense policymakers in the U.S. Department of Defense and the Intelligence Community.

David R. Shedd will be speaking here in Grand Rapids, next Tuesday, April 28, at Aquinas College in the Donnelly Center, Upper Level (Building located off Woodward Ave. between Robinson and Fulton. Look for signs!)

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