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GVSU Students Build Mobile Device for Child with Spinal Muscular Atrophy [Video]

A group of Grand Valley State University students has created a device that allows a child with type I spinal muscular atrophy to move and be independent.

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Steven Depolo
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Mayor George Heartwell’s Campaign Pushes to Increase Grand Rapids’ Youth Employment

Increasing employment for Grand Rapids youth is a huge goal for 2015, and Mayor George Heartwell is pushing hard to make sure it happens.

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Teen Arrested for Threatening Students at West Catholic High School

A student at West Catholic High School has been arrested following threats made to fellow students on Instagram.

The Grand Rapids Police Department was contacted by administrators at West Catholic on Sunday regarding the threats. Some students were told not to go to school on Monday, while others were told that some type of harm would come to them. 

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Michigan Makes 10 Most Miserable States

As we head out into the coldest day of the year, it's not very gratifying to find out the Mitten State has slipped into the top 10 of the most miserable states in the U.S.

The annual Gallup-Healthways Well Being Index is out, and Michigan is the ninth most miserable state in the union.

At the other end of the spectrum, Alaska is the happiest state.

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Kent County Health Department Investigating Possible Case of Measles [Video]

An 11-month-old girl from Gaines Township is being tested for measles, WZZM-13 reports.

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Old Tulip Time Video Reminds Us of Spring [Video]

With the cold and snow we've been seeing, it's nice to take a moment to look forward to spring and warmer temperatures.

One of West Michigan's annual signs of spring is Tulip Time in Holland.

Take a minute to enjoy an old Tulip Time video and think warm temperatures.

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New Movies (This Weekend) Include ‘The DUFF,’ ‘Hot Tub Time Machine 2′ and ‘McFarland, USA’ [Video]

Want to stay out of the cold and in a movie theater?

Jake Gyllenhaal, Jessica Biel, Kevin Costner and Maria Bello are among the stars of this weekend's new movie releases.

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Meet W.C. Cheezit From Crash’s Landing

This winter is like the volunteers at Crash's Landing. They never quit.

Thousands of cats have been taken in, but they can't do it alone.

They need your help.

Can you adopt W.C. Cheezit?

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James Swoboda
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East Kentwood Basketball’s Brent Kimbrel Named High School Athlete of the Week

Downtown Grand Rapids Courtyard by Marriott
Downtown Grand Rapids Courtyard by Marriott
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Manufacturing Industry Night Is On the Menu This Evening at The Bistro [Sponsored]

The Bistro at the Downtown Grand Rapids Courtyard by Marriott is celebrating manufacturing with a special Manufacturing Industry Night this evening.

Socialize with other manufacturing industry professionals from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. EST tonight at The Bistro, 11 Monroe Avenue NW in Grand Rapids.

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Just In Time For Lent: Bacon-Wrapped Pizza

If you were thinking of giving up pizza for lent, good luck.

Little Caesars is going to make it completely impossible because if you love pizza and you love bacon, this is for you.

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Max Visits for Wet Nose Wednesday [Sponsored]

Max is a handsome five-year-old Cocker Spaniel dog looking for a good home.

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