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Holland High School Girls’ Swimming’s Taylor Garcia Named Athlete of the Week

Holland High School girls' swimming and diving's Taylor Garcia, who captured two MHSAA Lower Peninsula Division 2 girls' swimming and diving individual state titles last week, is this week's Meijer-97.9 WGRD High School Athlete of the Week honoree.

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Fernando Camino, Getty Images
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Cities of Holland and Big Rapids to Receive Part of Over $90,000 of Urban Forestry Grants

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources today announced that grants totaling $90,132 for urban forestry projects statewide will be awarded to 21 recipients in 16 counties including the cities of Holland and Big Rapids.

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Aleksander Bolbot, ThinkStock
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Volunteers Needed to Help Remove Invasive Plants at Holland State Park

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is looking for volunteers to help remove invasive plants from various state parks in West Michigan.

Volunteers are needed at Holland State Park on Tuesday, August 12.

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John Rodriguez, ThinkStock
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US 31 Closed After Truck Gets Stuck Under Bridge in Holland

Northbound and Southbound US 31 is closed in Holland at Washington Avenue.

A semi truck got stuck under the bridge this afternoon and caused extensive damage.

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Gord Horne, ThinkStock
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Gas Main Break in Holland Closes Intersection at 48th Street and Lincoln Avenue

This morning, a gas main break closed the 48th Street/Lincoln Avenue intersection in Holland.

Traffic is being rerouted and authorities are asking motorists to avoid the area.

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Step Back in Time with Old ‘Tulip Time’ Videos and Music

Tulip Time 2014 runs through Saturday, May 10 in Holland.

The annual festival has been a big part of West Michigan since 1929.

Take time to experience the early years of the festival with some old Tulip Time videos.

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Buddhika Weerasinghe, Getty Images
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Holland’s Pure Michigan Ad Makes Debut

Gov. Rick Snyder was in Holland today to help premiere Pure Michigan's newest ad, an advertisement featuring Holland.

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Hans Hansen, ThinkStock
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West Michigan Construction Company Owner Charged in Employee’s Death

Attorney General Bill Schuette today announced that the Attorney General's Criminal Division has filed felony charges against a 40-year-old Sparta construction firm owner from Holland in connection with the July 2012 death of an employee.

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David McNew, Getty Images
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Prescribed Burn at Lake Macatawa near Holland

A prescribed burn was held in Holland near Windmill Island on Lake Macatawa last week to control an invasive species.

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Grand Rapids’ Maurice Townsend from American Idol to perform in Holland

Maurice Townsend made a strong run on this year's "American Idol."

Townsend advanced all the way to the top 30 before reaching the end of the line.

Now fans in West Michigan will have a chance to see him in person when he performs in Holland.

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‘Holland, Michigan’ to Star Bryan Cranston, Edgar Ramirez and Naomi Watts

The movie "Holland, Michigan" is planned for release in 2015.

Director Errol Morris just announced some big casting information about the movie.

Bryan Cranston, Edgar Ramirez, and Naomi Watts will all star in the film.

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Cat ‘Crappaccino’ Coffee Fails to Impress at Tasting in Holland

Kopi Luwak coffee is made from coffee berries which have been partially digested and excreted by a cat-like animal, the Asian palm civet.

The coffee was made famous in the movie, "The Bucket List".

The $600/pound coffee was recently tasted in Holland.

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