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EGR’s Peter Stuursma Named Hope College’s New Head Football Coach

Hope College has named Peter Stuursma its new head football coach.

Stuursma, Hope College alumnus '93, was previously head football coach at East Grand Rapids High School where he won seven state championships in sixteen seasons.

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Body Found Buried Friday Could be Missing Muskegon County Woman

Friday night, a tipster led police to a buried body, which they believe could be that of Bobbie Maples, a Muskegon County woman missing since December 2014.

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Adopt Cisco From Crash’s Landing

Valentine's Day is still a few weeks away, but it's never too soon to welcome a new sweetheart into your life.

Adopt Cisco from Crash's Landing!

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A Global Innovation Center Opens in Grand Rapids

One of Grand Rapids largest employers has opened its first North American innovation center.

Global automotive and aerospace innovator & manufacturer, Hutchinson, opened its first North American Innovation Center at a private grand opening event yesterday, January 20 here in Grand Rapids. The center, which occupies 13,400 SF of a renovated third floor of its 30-acre campus at 460 Fuller Avenue in Grand Rapids, is dedicated to research, development and innovative thinking for all of Hutchinson’s divisions.

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Nickle Visits for Wet Nose Wednesday [Sponsored]

Nickle the dog came calling today.

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

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World Affairs Council of Western Michigan Begins Great Global Discussion Series

Global migration, climate change, cybersecurity, genocide prevention and normalizing relations with Cuba are a few of the dynamic topics being explored as the World Affairs Council of Western Michigan launches its 2016 Great Decisions Global Discussion Series.

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Founder’s Brewing Expanding Again – Adding Second Grand Rapids Location

The new location, located at 900 Hynes Ave. SW near downtown Grand Rapids, is intended to fulfill the brewery's growing warehousing and distribution needs. It will also be home to Founder's second Grand Rapids brewery. Unfortunately, there will be no taproom at the new location.

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Tulip Time Festival’s World Record Klomp Attempt is May 14 [Video]

Tulip Time Festival has announced their second attempt to break the world record for the largest number of people simultaneously dancing in wooden shoes!

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Help Ideal Park Obtain Grant Money for Reconstruction After Tornado

The City of Wyoming is seeking help to obtain up to $300,000 in grant funds for Ideal Park's reconstruction from the damaged caused by the tornado in 2014.

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Snow and Ice Causing More Problems on West Michigan Roads

The snow, wind, and freezing temperatures are causing more issues on West Michigan roads Monday.

Battle Creek Police say that roads in the area are deteriorating, and that they are assisting Michigan State Police on crashes on I-94 and M-66...

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Fatalities Confirmed in Multi-Vehicle Pile Up on I-94 in Van Buren County

UPDATE:  Initial information from Michigan State Police indicated two fatalities. Authorities later confirmed one fatality as a result of the accident. 

A multiple vehicle crash has caused I-94 to close in both directions in Van Buren County near Hartford and Watervliet.

According to Fox 17, Michigan State Police believe at least two people are dead following the pile up involving nearly 65 vehicles Sunday afternoon.

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Photo Courtesy of the Michigan State Police
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Michigan Sisters in Amber Alert Found Safe in Colorado

Michigan State Police say two girls from Berrien County who were the subject of an overnight Amber Alert have been found safe in Colorado, and their father is now in police custody.

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