Contact Us
West Michigan News

West Michigan News - Page 3

121889778
Rich Legg via ThinkStock
[

We Saw the Scary Side of Fall This Morning in West Michigan

This is not how I wanted my day to begin.

Read More

Courtesy of the Norton Shores Police Department
Courtesy of the Norton Shores Police Department
[

Jeffrey Willis Charged With the Kidnapping and Murder of Jessica Heeringa

Muskegon County Prosecutor DJ Hilson held press conference Tuesday morning, announcing that Jeffrey Willis is being charged with the kidnapping and murder of Jessica Heeringa...

Read More

Akhil Blossom/YouTube
Akhil Blossom/YouTube
[

Little Michigan Girl Gives Herself a Pep Talk in the Mirror

Audrey Rabout of Mount Pleasant looks to be about three years old, and she's brimming with self confidence after she tells her reflection in the mirror how cute she is, over and over and over again.

Read More

Andy Rent
Andy Rent
[

I Felt Like a Tourist in My Own Town

Have you ever taken the time to experience parts of Grand Rapids as a tourist would? It really gives you a new appreciation for how great our city is.

Read More

Celebrate National Apple Day At Gore Farm With Sainsbury's
Tim P. Whitby via Getty Images
[

West Michigan Fall Traditions – Where Are the Apple Orchards in West Michigan?

And really when I say going to the apple orchard, I don't mean to pick apples, ride on hay rides, go through corn mazes, or the myriad of things you could do ... I mean one thing. Getting cider and donuts.

Read More

Category: West Michigan News
Danielle Cole via Facebook
Danielle Cole via Facebook
[

West MI Woman’s Post About Abandoned Puppy Goes Viral

Last Friday, Danielle Cole’s husband saw one of the saddest scenes that can happen to a pet; an owner threw his dog out of his pickup and drove off.

Read More

Google Earth
Google Earth
[

Haunted Grand Rapids: The St. Cecilia Music Center

It's that time of year again, when ghost and goblin stories either freak you out, or give you the desire to explore and prove the stories wrong.

On our tour of Haunted Grand Rapids, our first stop is the St. Cecilia Music Center on Ransom St. NE. Is it haunted?

Read More

2014 J.Ricard
2014 J.Ricard
[

“All Aboard!” The Pumpkin Train is About to Depart

 

It's just about time for the train to leave the station. I mean the annual famous Pumpkin Train of the Coopersville & Marne Railway.

Next weekend, and through October, the famous train rides the rails on Saturdays, September 24th, October 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th and on Sundays September 25th, October 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th. Departure times vary by day and date, so check the web site at www.MiTRAIN.net for details. The friendly Conductor will call “All Aboard” at 20 minutes before each departure.

Read More

Arkansas v TCU
Ronald Martinez/Getty Images
[

West Michigan’s OK Conference Bans ‘USA’ Chant From Sporting Events

Gone are the days of hearing the chant 'U-S-A, U-S-A' in West Michigan. At least at high school sporting events.

Read More

Camden Parks, Crash's Landing
Camden Parks, Crash's Landing
[

Adopt Canterbury From Crash’s Landing

Hot chocolate and warm apple cider are slowly creeping their way into our diets. Temperatures are cooling outside and it's more important than ever to find homes for cats without one. That's exactly what Crash's Landing is doing, but they can't do it alone.

Help Crash's Landing and adopt Canterbury!

Read More

tulipanes
[

Holland’s Tulipanes Latino Art & Film Festival Makes for Exciting Weekends

Much fun and celebration of the Latino culture is this weekend and next in Holland, during  the 16th Annual Tulipanes Latino Art & Film Festival (Tulips in spanish).

Read More

kristenanniebell via Instagram
kristenanniebell via Instagram
[

Kristen Bell And Dax Shepard Still In West Michigan

Over Labor Day weekend, Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard were spotted downtown Grand Rapids.  It appears they are still in West Michigan, enjoying some lake time...

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://rivergrandrapids.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Sign up for The River's Loyal Listeners Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive The River's Loyal Listeners Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.