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Consumers Energy’s First Solar Power Plant is at GVSU

Last week at Grand Valley State UniversityConsumers Energy celebrated its first solar power plant. The plant covers 17 acres and includes 11,000 Michigan-made solar panels.

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Woodland Mall Landmark Moves Downtown

Perhaps you used it as a landmark to figure out which entrance you came in, or maybe you and your hood rat friends hung out near it when you were teenagers.

Either way, you remembered the big circular sculpture that adorned the center of the Woodland Mall. It was taken out of the Mall on Sunday, destined for an unknown location downtown.

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West Michigan Online Job Fair

The West Michigan Online Job Fair is focused on helping connect people in West Michigan with employers in finding employment opportunities that matter.

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Calling all Bicyclists for the Zeeland Criterium This Friday

The Mainstreet Bicycle Company is presenting the fourth annual Zeeland twilight Criterium. The annual event that takes place this Friday, June 17 at 6pm. The Crit is not for cyclist only, this is a great spectator sport. It’s fun and exciting to watch the racers take to the streets of Zeeland.

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Former Cedar Springs High School Student Gets Diploma 71 Years After Dropping Out

On June 2, 89-year-old Erwin Empie took the stage with 300 Cedar Springs students and officially graduated high school, WZZM-13 reports.

71 years prior, Empie had dropped out of Cedar Springs High School during his sophomore year to enlist in the Navy during World War II.

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Camden Parks, Crash's Landing
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Adopt Bowie From Crash’s Landing

As school winds down and the kids prepare for summer consider a new kind of learning. Welcome Bowie from Crash's Landing into your family and teach your kids the importance of charity and community while creating years of memories.

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Battle Creek Man Charged in Kalamazoo Bike Tragedy

Charles Edward Pickett, Jr. of Battle Creek has been officially charged with five counts of Second Degree Murder, and four counts of Reckless Driving Causing Serious Impairment in connection to the bike tragedy that occurred Tuesday evening in Kalamazoo.

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Holland Home Receives $300,000 Grant for Dementia Program

Senior healthcare provider Holland Home has been awarded a $300,000 grant to expand its dementia training program. The grant will help to provide online training and other educational tools.

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4th Annual Andy Rent River Golf Outing is July 18

Time to play golf! And there's no better time to play than in the Annual Andy Rent River Golf Outing, July 18, at Watermark Country Club.

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Keith Brofsky, ThinkStock
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West Michigan Economy Flat, Expected to Rebound

The West Michigan economy is currently flat, but should rebound through the summer, according to a Grand Valley State University economist.

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5 Bicyclists Killed, 4 Injured in Kalamazoo County Crash

Five bicyclists were killed and four others were seriously injured when they were struck by a truck Tuesday night in Kalamazoo County.

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Ottawa County Man Allegedly Ran a $1.5 Million Ponzi Scheme

Yesterday, Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette filed 33 felony charges against Scott Rookus, 45 of Jenison, for his role in running an alleged Ponzi scheme between 2010 and 2015.

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