I'm equally as likely to compliment your cute shoes as I am to invite you out to drink beer and watch a baseball game. I love my dog (Smudge), New Kids On The Block, live blogging my life, and eating out (aka not having to cook). My hobbies include Facebook, reading, and pinning crafts on Pinterest that I'll never make.
Christmas Music is Playing NOW on 100.5 The River
We've been reading all of your messages over the past few months (and especially over the past week), and we're happy to report that the time has finally come - it's officially Christmas time on The River!
Kent County Deputy Dies From COVID-19 Complications
Deputy David Cook of the Kent County Sheriff's Department has died following a battle with COVID-19.
Lost in the Woods? Don’t Change Your Voicemail – Do This Instead
We've all seen the viral post going around on social media that encourages people who are lost and find themselves with a dying phone battery to change their outgoing voicemail message. While it seems to make sense, experts are saying that isn't what you should do at all.
This Indiana Town is Enticing People to Move There By Promising ‘Grandparents on Demand’
A town in southwestern Indiana is looking for new residents, and they're enticing remote workers to relocate there by offering to pay them and promising 'grandparents on demand'.
Police Searching for Missing 14-Year-Old Michigan Girl
Isabella Castro was last seen on Friday, October 15, 2021 at Mason County Central Middle School. She did not return home after school ended.
These Small Upper Peninsula Towns are Michigan’s Hidden Gems
Michigan's Eastern Upper Peninsula is home to tiny towns full of character that truly make them the hidden gems of the state.
‘SNL’ Alum Norm MacDonald Dies From Cancer at Age 61
Sad news to report this afternoon as 'Saturday Night Live' alum Norm MacDonald has passed away after a "nine-year private battle with cancer". He was 61 years old.
Kent County Sheriff’s Office Searching for Missing Gaines Twp. Teen
The Kent County Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's assistance in finding a missing 14-year-old girl who was last seen in Gaines Township.
Grand Rapids’ Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum Closed Due to COVID Concerns
Tuesday morning, Grand Rapids' Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum announced that they are closed until further notice due to COVID concerns.
Beloved West Michigan Meteorologist Bill Steffen’s Car Stolen By Some Real Jerks
The WOOD-TV8 Meteorologist took to Facebook Monday night to ask for the public's help finding his 2015 Ford Explorer (caribou in color - so, brown).
Saturday, August 28 is a Clean Air Action Day in West Michigan
Ozone levels within seven West Michigan counties are expected to be in the "unhealthy for sensitive groups" range according to the National Weather Service.
Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Gets Full Approval From the FDA
Monday morning, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gave full approval to the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for all individuals 16 years of age and older.