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How You Can Spend $1,000 Around Grand Rapids

Over the next few weeks we're giving you a chance at winning $1,000 twice a day. All you have to do is enter the code word you're given here...

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People in Grand Rapids Feel Less Safe Than They Did a Few Years Ago

For as many "best of" lists Grand Rapids falls in, it's a little upsetting when something like this comes along.

A new study from Grand Valley State University (conducted by VoiceGR) found that people in the greater Grand Rapids area don't feel as safe as they did just a few years ago...

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David Blaine is Bringing Magic to Grand Rapids!

For years you've seen him on TV but now you'll be able to experience the magic in person! Famous magician and illusionist, David Blaine, is going on his first North American tour and is stopping in Grand Rapids...

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Controversial Puppy Boutique Has Found a New West Michigan Location [Poll]

It was less than a year ago when a new puppy boutique sparked outrage and protests across West Michigan. So much so, two of its contracts were terminated...

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Could This Be Another Possible Sex Trafficking Scheme in Michigan?

It's no secret that human sex trafficking is a growing problem, especially in Michigan; that's why its best to rather be safe than sorry.

A month ago a girl from Flint wanted to warn people about a potential kidnapping scheme involving leaving things on the windshield...

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Happy Spring! Get a Free Ice Cream Cone from Dairy Queen Today!

Celebrate the first day of spring with a free ice cream cone from Dairy Queen!

All day today, March 20th, the ice cream chain will be giving out a free small cone of vanilla ice cream to customers at all of their locations, nationwide...

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Gordmans Files for Bankruptcy – Will Liquidate All of Their Stores

It was just last week when there were "rumors" that Gordmans was preparing to file for bankruptcy but the company has finally confirmed them to be true...

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Want to Make Extra Money? Shipt Wants to Hire YOU to Deliver Meijer Groceries!

It was just announced that beginning sometime this month you'll be able to have your Meijer groceries delivered to you! Best news EVER, if you're like me and grocery shopping is something you dread doing...

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Grand Rapids Woman Stabbed Outside of Alpine Meijer

A 25-year-old Grand Rapids woman is thankfully alive after being stabbed multiple times in the Meijer parking lot in Walker.

WOOD-TV says that police were called to the Meijer on Alpine Ave, on Thursday night, a little after 8, because of an attempted car jacking and stabbing...

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We Might Be Doing it Wrong! Here’s What You SHOULD Do at a Traffic Light that Loses Power (Maybe)

According to the Michigan State Police in Detroit, you're NOT supposed to treat them as a four-way stop. According to the Michigan State Police in West Michigan, you are. Who's right?

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Gordmans Might Be Filing for Bankruptcy!

In the words of DJ Khaled: "Another one" or in the words of Queen: "Another one bites the dust."

Lately all we've been hearing about are stores closing or filing for bankruptcy and Gordmans could potentially be the latest one...

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Meijer is Recalling MORE Cheese… And a Sub

Almost a month later, Meijer is recalling more of their store-brand cheese due to potential listeria concerns.

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