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Grand Rapids Township snow artist Stephen Garcia dreads sunshine that will melt his sculpture. (Photo: WZZM-TV)
Grand Rapids Township snow artist Stephen Garcia dreads sunshine that will melt his sculpture. (Photo: WZZM-TV)
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Grand Rapids’ Snow Shark [Video]

The Grand Rapids Township snow shark is making headlines locally and across the country.

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Joshua Lott, Getty Images
Joshua Lott, Getty Images
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Warm Weather Ahead Could Mean Flooding in Grand Rapids

The record setting snow and cold we've had this winter combined with a possible warm-up this week has created a risk of flooding in Grand Rapids.

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(Photo by George Marks/Retrofile/Getty Images)
(Photo by George Marks/Retrofile/Getty Images)
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What Do You Do When You’re Tired of Shoveling Snow? Pray! [Video]

This is the sweetest thing. 

This little 4-year old boy is pretty tired of shoveling snow.  Hey, it's hard, OK.

So, what does he do?

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Jeff Swensen, Getty Images
Jeff Swensen, Getty Images
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West Michigan’s Deep Snow Creates Big Risk of Flooding

All of our piles of snow are going to melt some day.

If it happens all at once, we could have some big problems.

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50-foot-tall Foley Snowman
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Minnesota Farmer Builds Giant 50-Foot-Tall Snowman [Video]

For the last month and a half, Foley farmer Greg Novak has been busy building a 50-foot tall snowman.

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drtel, flickr
drtel, flickr
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Describe Winter 2013-14 In Three Words

Extreme cold, ice storms, power outages, snow, high winds, and more.

It's been a memorable winter.

How would you describe it?

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Detroit Deals With Heavy Snow And Bitter Cold
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Greater Grand Rapids: Stuck in Polar Mode [Video]

Good morning. Welcome to the artic. You've been officially temporarily moved to a polar region.

Michigan and the Midwest are stuck in a polar vortex, according to the National Weather Service's Grand Rapids Office. Typically, such an arctic blast -- or wintry hurricane -- only hits northeastern Canada a la Ontario, Quebec and regions further north.

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Nick Ulivieri Photography, Twitter
Nick Ulivieri Photography, Twitter
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Waterspout in the Snow Over Lake Michigan

Winter has already provided us with some amazing images in 2014, but a waterspout in the snow over Lake Michigan just might top them all.

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Jason Bolonski/Flickr
Jason Bolonski/Flickr
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Sunday Grand Rapids Forecast: ‘Oh, the Weather Outside is Frightful’ [Video]

There's only one way to sum up this Sunday morning: Slippery and treacherous.

Authorities across West Michigan report ice-, slush- and snow-covered roads, the result of a wintry mix dumped overnight.

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Saturday Snowstorm Over; Lake Effect Begins Overnight

 

Don't get too comfortable with the idea of snow not falling from the sky.

The storm that dropped snow on Saturday is moving out of Michigan, but winds will be shifting overnight and will give us lake effect snow all day Sunday.

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Facebook/Gavin Smith
Facebook/Gavin Smith
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Detroit Lions Lose ‘Snow Bowl’ [Photos]

The Lions lost Sunday's game in Philadelphia 34-20, but Sunday's game will be remembered more for the playing conditions than the final score.

Check out some pictures from the "Snow Bowl".

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Snow Making Begins At Northern Michigan Ski Resorts…When Will It Start In West Michigan?

The snow we've seen so far is getting skiers excited for the start of the ski season.

How long until we have a chance to ski in West Michigan?

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