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Firefighters Rescue Kayaker From Grand River
Over the weekend emergency crews responded to reports of a flipped kayak on the Grand River downtown Grand Rapids.
WZZM-13 reports that shortly after 5p.m. on Sunday, crews found a kayaker standing in water under the Bridge Street bridge, hanging on to a pillar.
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